There are times that the only way you can do something is alone – that waiting on the convenience of others means that a lot of opportunities will pass you by
Religion was invented when the first con man met the first fool.” ― Mark Twain
Who cares about showers, gourmet food, using flush toilets. Just keep on walking and being away from it all.
I have now had my XLC up about 10 times. Three of them for weekend trips. No issues at all with the hammock itself. I did however hang the head end a bit too high and ended up sliding down a bit creating the dreaded calf ridge. At any rate my guess this is very isolated and you will not hear of many repeats like this.
Where ever you go,
There you are.
"...the wolf shows up. Then the entire flock tries desperately to hide behind one lonely sheepdog."
-LTC D. Grossman