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Diary entry: 13 - Three of us are to go on a journey. It is winter and it is dark, the sun won't come up again for a few weeks. We can usually see by the light of the moon and stars,it is very cold all the time.
Explanatory caption: l to r: Bowers, Wilson and Cherry-Garrard about to set off in the middle of winter to retrieve Emperor penguins eggs, the journey would form the basis of Cherry-Garrards book "The Worst Journey in the World".