"...as my eyes grew accustomed to the light, details of the room within emerged slowly from the mist, strange animals, statues, and gold - everywhere the glint of gold. For the moment - an eternity it must have seemed to the others standing by - I was struck dumb with amazement, and when Lord Carnarvon, unable to stand the suspense any longer, inquired anxiously, 'Can you see anything?' it was all I could do to get out the words, 'Yes, wonderful things.”
Today we celebrate what would have been Howard Carter's 138th birthday!
Is this the day Eric gives us all a ray of light and hope? Tic Tic Tic the seconds, minutes and hours are slipping away. Where in the world is Eric?