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The Braille Monitor,  July 2001 EditionThis is a line.

Erik Weihenmayer on the top of Mt. Everest holding the Expedition banner.

Erik Weihenmayer holds the Expedition banner in a high wind at the top of the world. Beginning at 10:00 a.m. local time on May 25, 2001, he spent fifteen minutes on the summit of Mt. Everest before tackling the descent, which is even more dangerous and taxing than the ascent.

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