First things first: Does Rainier really tower over the city like that? Yes and no. Photographers sometimes do bring it closer with a telephoto lens.
This is the Sumatran volcano that gave you all those pyroclastic flow images five or six years ago. I blogged about it in 2014, as
October 19, 2019: Here’s the Wikipedia page on this tragedy. At least 190 people are dead, and over 250 are still missing, as of this
We strut and fret our hour upon a stage that’s anchored to a sleeping giant with a bad case of indigestion. All may be well