NEWSLETTERS - Cho Oyo Autumn 1998

Newsletter 33 March 1998

 ‘Aftermath’

The effects of the previous nights 'acclimatisation' are evident throughout the team. Big Boss says that the characteristics of a hangover are an excellent representation of the effects of climbing at high altitude. Team members spend the day shopping and site-seeing (or piecing in the memory blanks of the previous night.) Everyone is keen to get the expedition underway. 34 bottles of beer 'mysteriously' replaced by a rather large bar bill.