"By the time the day was over, we would be most likely be swimming dead children through the cave."
Yet with determination and sheer courage they pressed on knowing the weight of getting the boys out alive was on them.
This is a real story with a happy ending but also a sad twist with the death of Dr Harris' father.
The book is well written with each doctor writing separate chapters detailing the inside account of their harrowing ordeal. The book also include photos not seen before.
I know all Australians are very proud of these two international heroes, who became household names and in 2019 were both jointly awarded Australian Citizen of The Year.