What an awesome photo! I have seen Everest from Base Camp on the Tibetan side, where it is so amazingly BIG, that there's no doubt it's the world's highest, but this photo emphasizes what a special place it is..
"After the first glass, you see things as you wish they were. After the second, you see things as they are not. Finally, you see things as they really are, which is the most horrible thing in the world."
--Oscar Wilde on Absinthe