Dora de Beer's account of the expedition to Mt Sansato. Dora was an eminent mountaineer who accompanied Marie to Yunnan Province in 1938.
Dora de Beer - Yunnan account
Quote from Marie Byles
"There is something in the contact between the human being and nature which is very hard to explain, but as you lie on Mother Earth and look up at the stars, the life force seems to bring a new health to your tired limbs and worried mind."