by John Pearson.
“And can we go swimming later? She likes to fly,”
Hugh nodded. “That’s her word for swimming,”
“Where I’m from, a closed door is an invitation to knock,”
“Whenever he is discouraged, I tell him that if I can survive on three continents then there is no obstacle he cannot conquer,”
“And if we burn, you burn with us!”
“For one voyage to begin, another must come to an end. Sort of,”
“I’ll come back for you later. I promise,”