You find another tree to climb, similar to the first. You blink as your head emerges from the thick leaves and you look around. You have not been sticking to an Eastward path but you’re still less than a mile from the edge of the forest now. You make sure of which direction to follow and climb back down.

After a little while, the trees start to thin and you soon feel a gentle breeze and hear waves crashing on the shore. Your spirits are lifted and you quicken your pace.

The beach is beautiful. Fine, light sand and gorgeous deep blue ocean. To your right (South) the beach tapers off and merges with the forest. To your left (North), the beach is long and curves round for many miles to the East. Do you…

Explore the beach

Sit down and read the book