Fragments Chapter 16 Page 9

Tommy: I dunno, since I had to? I have no intentions of dying out here.

Sarah tucks her bottom lip out and raises an eyebrow nodding approvingly: Well, I have to say - I’m impressed!

He looks back at her surprised: Really?

Sarah: Yeah, it’s about time you stepped up to the plate. Just when you needed to. Thank you.

She looks up surprised as she hears a familiar noise. Tommy and the others match her gaze as, for the first time in days, they spot a plane flying above them. It’s a small white single propeller plane that they’ve seen a thousand times flying in the area. The airfield in the next town used to run flying lessons and short haul flight services, parachute