Hellish day. Home to find all the family stuck in front of the telly. 'Dad,' said Laura, 'it's going to be ok. Hashmal is here.'
showed a figure dropping - descending - on to the white H of a hotel
roof. Footage was shaky, either from someone's phone or clever CGI. Hard
to tell these days.
He nailed the landing, a perfect 10 from this
judge, and walked to the railings overlooking the city. There, he spread
his arms wide giving it the whole Christ the Redeemer pose. Screen
switched to a steady close-up. Such a serene face. 'Everyone,' I said,
'it's going to be ok. Hashmal is here.'