Two fishermen-friends are about ready to 'call it a day' off of Cape Mendocino (northern California) on a fall day in the early 1990s. But then, there is a sudden change of plan. What was seen - or assumed to have been seen - on uninhabited Sugarloaf Island? Should they really have investigated further? What you don't know can't haunt you.
Word count: 1818 (original manuscript).