My tiny feet tremble with the backpack’s weight, my unwashed shirts drench with a new day’s sweat, and yet I look forward, for ‘backward’ isn’t an option for the darer, unless faced with fatality. That for me, is a journey on a mountain.
In 1998, a mere human being became a legend. A Nepali Mountaineer, Kazi Sherpa, defied all odds, as he set forth for a record breaking journey – to climb the highest peak in the world aka the Mount Everest (8,848 m) in only 20 hours and 24 minutes without supplemental oxygen. As I spent my […]