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May

5/27/2007

Pangboche May 27, 2007 Namaste, Yesterday began with the evacuation of Paul by helicopter from Base Camp. Paul left his tent and had breakfast at Base Camp and we then walked him down to the helipad which, of course, is just a pile of rocks on a flat top. He was on oxygen the entire […]

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May

5/26/2007

Everest Base Camp May 26, 2007 Namaste, The computers are still not up and running, so I cannot send a report of my reflections on summit day and the miracle recovery of my camera, which fell 3000 feet down the Lhotse face. So I thought I would bring you up to date with the latest […]

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May

5/25/2007

Costa Mesa May 23, 2007 10 PM Bill is safe and at Camp II. After I have said that NO WAY would Bill ever try to climb Everest again, I got a call tonight from him telling me that the reason he hadn’t called was because he was busy organizing a second attempt!! He wanted […]

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May

5/23/2007

Costa Mesa May 23, 2007 10 PM Bill is safe and at Camp II. After I have said that NO WAY would Bill ever try to climb Everest again, I got a call tonight from him telling me that the reason he hadn’t called was because he was busy organizing a second attempt!! He wanted […]