The low rumble of the engines alerts me to the fact that we are have left our berth and are under way. The journey home has started.
Linda gazes out of a window at the sea… “You should see this!” she exclaims. “We’re moving!”
Her excitement is palpable as she looks on, reflecting…
“The sea is moving up and down” she observes, “slowly and gracefully.” . What a wonderful turn of phrase!
And so it was… for the next five and a half hours.