The salt sank into the cuts on his body as Sam struggled against the waves. He knew that the ocean would take him if he dared to relax, and he would become a part of everything again. To Sam, this seemed like the perfect picture of heaven, but he was too afraid to let go.
The stars offered no help, and the moon began to grow sleepy. Sam continued to struggle, alone in the water, annethesised by the cold and unforgiving ocean.