244 Iris Returns

“Is this the way?” ask David.

“I don’t know” replies Sophia.

The Jangoweed are hissing at them. They swipe them back with their torches.

Iris appears from within the Jangoweed. “The house by the Loch” she tempts them. “It could be yours” she says. “Yours and his, forever” she says to Sophia.

“I know” says Sophia. She looks at David, then the vortex. It’s decision-time

244 Iris Returns

“Is this the way?” ask David.

“I don’t know” replies Sophia.

The Jangoweed are hissing at them. They swipe them back with their torches.

Iris appears from within the Jangoweed. “The house by the Loch” she tempts them. “It could be yours” she says. “Yours and his, forever” she says to Sophia.

“I know” says Sophia. She looks at David, then the vortex. It’s decision-time