The first days of the trip seem to fly by. Your mind is still acclimating, your body becoming in sync with the sunrise and sunset. You get used to being wet, and the intense necessity of washing your hands. After the second week, it becomes very natural to retire to a sleeping bag, and stop worrying about keeping your electronics above 20%. They're packed away most of the time anyway. In the home stretch, you resist re-entry, but it is... inevitable.