We didnt get far. On the only morning we could try, Mark was ill and both Nigel and myself not feeling good. So from the hut we just went round to the South Eigerjoch and started the ridge. We got some memorable views and a few photo's and retreated. Another day maybe. I hope so.
"As an adolescent I aspired to lasting fame, I craved factual certainty, and I thirsted for a meaningful vision of human life - so I became a scientist. This is like becoming an archbishop so you can meet girls."