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French climber tells of ordeal on Pakistan's 'Killer Mountain'

Elisabeth Revol abandoned her climbing partner, suffered hallucinations and frostbite and may require amputations A French mountaineer rescued from Pakistan’s “Killer Mountain” has described how she was forced to abandon her weak climbing partner, descend alone in darkness and wait more than 24 hours for help while suffering altitude-induced hallucinations that made her take a shoe off in freezing conditions.
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