It was only a game . . . a deadly game . . .
'On Monday you stared.
On Tuesday you kicked my chair.
On Wednesday you called me sad.
On Thursday you hid by bag.
On Friday you pulled my hair.
On Saturday you made a dare.
Sunday I wasn't there.'
Danny Lamb is different - though it's hard to say exactly why - and Toby dreads being seen as his friend. Toby doesn't want to bully Danny and he certainly doesn't want to hurt him. But on a school trip to Normandy, close to the D-Day landing beaches, a harmless game goes dreadfully wrong.