After years of searching and disapppointments
He peered through the small breach in the top left hand corner
Using a candle to illuminate the blackness
his eyes focussed on what lay beyond.
Then he saw it....
Something glistening in the darkness....
It was November 26th 1922......
Howard Carter had finally found the tomb of Tutankhamun!
Not fiction, but a find that rocked, so no apologies.
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