Alex landed in Ibiza when it was night. He felt exhausted and a little frightened. I’ve never been alone in a strange place. This was their first experience and youth did not help much. I knew it was there on vacation.
I had no doubt that would have transformed their vision. The night was calm and warm, typical of those days of late summer. He stood a moment at the airport thinking it would from now on. I had no clue. He went to information and asked how to get to downtown. She realized then that although her language was not good, people will understand and he also understood what he responded. He had the typical Spanish accent that his grandfather had known and that helped him convey a lot.
Silently thanked his grandfather had always wanted his grandchildren to speak their language and thanked himself for the interest he always showed in trying to learn, as well as Bob recalled fleeing at the slightest hint of him. I did not know how long it could take up to get a job and did not have much money. Her parents had given everything I could muster under the circumstances, but certainly was not much. Preferred not to take unnecessary expenses as a taxi so I hope the bus that would take him to the center. When he was amazed to see so much movement of people at that hour of the night. In England, specifically in his hometown, was hardly moving.