It may not be the greatest 401 words that I have ever written, but sometimes when writing your novel, you have to write your way through the bad to reach again, the good. And so it is that I have got myself a step closer to my characters making for their country retreat, to regroup and consider what is before them. A death, it seems has now occurred, and in the death, tragedy for my characters. A fitting event for chapter three considering the fears evoked in chapter one.

And so, once more onwards…