2. To sit with Alec chatting about the Usborne Book of Ghosts, which was much prized when I was little, and has recently been reprinted.
3. We stumble across the story of Palmerston Island: an English sailor founded a dynasty that still lives there today. If you haven't tried the Radio Garden app, by the way, it's well worth your time. It allows you to navigate a world of radio stations on a globe map.