Musa Qala , 12 December 2007
It seemed colder than the desert had been that first night in Musa Qala .
In the morning there was frost on our bivvy bags. I woke up at one point in the
darkness , thinking I could hear gunfire . But it was just Nick Cornish , the Sunday
Times photographer, snoring.
I drifted back off to the comforting drone of the Spectre gunship overhead.
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