Complete the text below by filling in each blank with a suitable PREPOSITION. Demand for adventure holidays in exotic places is (1) _____ the increase and I was very taken by the idea of going on one. So at the very last minute, I decided to join a group on a walking holiday in the mountains of northern Spain. From reading the brochure, I was (2) _____ the impression that it would be quite easy and not too tiring. It said that for each stage of the trip, your luggage was sent on (3) _____ advance, so you weren’t expected to carry it. It sounded ideal – but it all went horribly wrong. My backpack, containing everything I needed for the holiday, was put on a flight to Cairo by mistake. The tour guide wasn’t (4) _____ fault, and he was (5) _____ hand to deal with the situation, but all his efforts to retrieve my luggage were (6) _____ no avail. I had to start the trek with only the clothes I stood up (7) _____, and, worst of all, without my walking boots. After the first day’s hike, wearing light canvas shoes, I was (8) _____ agony. Everyone else in the group seemed much fitter than I was, and I got totally (9) _____ (10) _____ breath, trying to keep up with them. Things went from bad to worse.