The longest time alone

Inside the mine, among the 29 now deeply mourned was Joshua Ufer, 25-year-old Australian drilling supervisor on contract for mining services company Longwall Valley – and the father of Rachelle Weaver's unborn child.

In that last sunny hour before the news broke, Rachelle told us her frustration was not with the delayed rescue effort, but simply that Josh was stuck underground.

"This is the longest I've gone without seeing him ..."