NEWSLETTERS - Cho Oyo Autumn 1998

Newsletter 341 October 1998

’The Road to Hell!’

In order to leave ABC early we had to dismantle C1. So, DC, DG, DW & Le Pen went back to C1 for the last time. Even after a days rest we were still exhausted. Meanwhile Big Boss and the Sherpas transferred most of ABC into barrels ready to go to BC. The team motto became ‘I was half a Sherpa for half a day… and it sucked.’ That day was probably one of the hardest we had spent on the mountain.