Photo Tom West © EverestNews.com
It's a beautiful day here at
base camp. Eric, Ray, Dean and Willie went to camp 1 to sleep tonight. Our
Sherpas also headed up today to bring more equipment up to camp 1. Kay woke
up with the "Khumbu cough" this morning, so her and I will go down valley for
a few days to get rid of it. The cough will only go away if she goes down to
recover than up.
Joe Bonner is leaving our
group today due to personal reasons. We were all sad to see him leave.
Talk to everyone when we
return from Dingbouche!
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