Captain Perth has been chasing the same whale for longer than she can remember. They are both dead, and there seems to be no end to their hunter/prey dance. But that is how Perth wants it. She enjoys torturing herself with regrets and mistakes of the past. She does not want to be free of the hellish cycle, but the whale is ready for the end of their games. When the whale is beached, Perth must decide whether to finally end the madness or get the whale back into the water.
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