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R.I.P. Mr Kuriki

Japanese climber dies on eighth Everest attempt

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-44194072


He should have given up Mt Everest as he lost his 9 fingers 6 years ago.


I assume this time he was desperate and even suicidal.


I just wish him rest in peace.



- Words & Phrases -


die on ~ : ~の上で(の途上で)亡くなる


scale : よじ登る


body : 遺体


frostbite : 凍傷・霜焼け


ascent : 上昇


digit : 指 


Kuriki suffered severe frostbite during an ascent in 2012 and lost nine digits.

栗城氏は、2012年の登山中に深刻な凍傷にかかり、9本の指を失った。