“Are you OK?” we asked. He nodded.
“Do you want to try one more time?” we asked. The lad shook his head no.
“OK then,” said the boat driver. “Hop into the boat and we’ll head for shore.”
But this time he spoke up. “No,” he said.
Puzzled, we repeated: “Are you all right?” He nodded again.
“Then what’s the problem?” we asked.
Looking around frantically, the boy replied, “I can’t find my bathing suit!”