Fragments Chapter 18 Page 9

He carefully slides the ladder over the wall and, with Brian, they carefully lower it to the ground. Hedges and greenery at the foot of the carpark would give them some cover when they climbed down. With the ladder set they each look at each other, more nods and facial expressions, this was it. The final run of the day. Tommy turns and climbs over the wall onto the top rung. He stops and looks at Brian who has placed his hand onto his shoulder telling him to hold on for a moment.

Tommy: What’s up?

Brian: Why don’t we just steal a car and drive to the airfield?

Tommy looks at him, then back to the girls and then back to him: Steal a car?

Brian: Well, it’s not really