Maurice Wilson: Man of Fasting and Prayer

The story of Maurice Wilson, fabled “Madman of Everest”

Maurice Wilson. Image Source: https://archive.org/details/The_Childrens_Newspaper_0983_1938-01-22/page/n5/mode/2up/search/maurice+wilson?q=maurice+wilson)

II once heard that every corpse on Everest was once one of the most motivated people in the world. There are many people in the world who could tell you the story of George Leigh Mallory. There are some that could tell you about Green Boots, and what he means to the mountain.

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