Larry Legg and Vanessa Summers
I reached the
water's edge... and carried on walking - my daughter and I out into the
They were there, as I knew they would be... waiting as ambassadors of the sea... waiting to become the new parents of Obelia. They leapt with joy at the sight of her... and yet I felt their compassion and understanding for my own pain and anguish...
She was already gasping for oxygen - her inhuman gills quivering in her neck, searching desperately for life-carrying water, as I DROPPED her into the ocean.
Back from the shore, there was
a painful scream: Vanessa had woken and seen me casting Obelia
to the deep ocean!