Hurley did not accompany Shackleton on the dash to South Georgia.
For Jarvis, however, the only holy presence looking out for them is Shackleton.
Imperiled as he is, he cannot recreate the tooth-and-nail desperation that fueled Shackleton.
In ‘Chasing Shackleton’, Tim Jarvis re-enacts a hundred-year-old Antarctic journey using replica gear and clothing.
Not unknown in his time, Shackleton was nevertheless not as revered then as he is now.
Lieutenant Shackleton made some entries on the application papers, then handed them to the soldier.
His name is Shackleton, and his journey is famous far and wide.
Scott had announced that he was going to take Shackleton's route, and that decided the matter.
"Lieutenant Shackleton will see you," announced the sergeant.
You see, he was a shrewd observer, was Shackleton, otherwise “The Major.”