Noon — A biannual magazine which explores art and commerce in contemporary culture

Noon is a biannual magazine which explores art and commerce in contemporary culture

Jonathan Forsyth

Ceremony

CEREMONY

A sailor sets out on a frosty morning...

And it wasn’t quite light, the horizon barely visible in the west. There were stars and there were swirling patterns of cloud – a pale grey against the darkness.

It was the end of the line when Christopher woke up, less than eight hours earlier.

Discovering there were no trains back, he had stumbled into a pub one street away and began to drink again.