Perdita, mermaid of the cold North Sea, who loves to swim away to the Med. and the wild Sargasso Sea.
Gt Bernard, ancient mariner, finds her and tries to discover the way to the Land of Forget-Me-Nots...
if it exists at all, the starting-point is the Norfolk Broads, and Cromer pier (near Poppyland).
Perdita lives in the cold North Sea, swimming freely through the seasons of the tides. She lives in neverwhere, a magic land where she can lose her mermaid-tail and walk on land. Her eyes, great seals, lagoons, awash with fish, that swim in flashing turquoise in the shallows. She floats in warmth, but her deep eyes are drowning, and when she cannot sleep she sings across the ocean where tails flash dimly.
She moors in every harbour, every quay, for Perdita is the key that opens doors, to the d...