Getting a cart out of a rut is hard.
The sides are steep and it’s hard to gain purchase.
Just a slight turn to either side is ineffective. The wheels won’t catch; they just hit the sides & bounce off.
To get it out you need to commit. Making a confident directional change and then giving it a big effort to pull.
That pull also needs to go on for some time. But if you keep at, especially at the moment where you’re holding all the weight right at the lip. It’s just one final heave and you’re out; you’re in control again!
From that point on you get to choose which direction to travel in. Continue reading