Originally Posted by bonnington
Twice Bad weather, Always very near the summit. Once I spent 4 days inside the tent, while a snowstorm at 5800 masl, and was too much for me. Another time was a member of the team that was with High altitude sickness and we decided to go down with him when we were at 6300 masl.
Very cool. At least you didn't end up like the dude in Touching the Void.