“Now see what you’ve done!” she concludes, triumphantly.
The sand heaves up around them, turning back to sea – long Atlantic combers. Angus sinks into them with a despairing cry: “Ellie!” But she is gone.
He opens his eyes. He is still in the boat, surrounded by the cold grey waves of reality.
• Scene [Rain (Wednesday night 9/12)]
• Scene [The ship (Saturday night 12/12)]