He still shakes his head over being in the same city at about the same time as Melinda. He wishes they had met! He would love to know what she looks like and thinks back on the lovely woman he saw in Bristol. She had dropped a few packages and when he helped her she smiled at him. A very nice smile it was, too.
Mac puts his fedora back on and walks on up the beach where his new friend, Miguel is waiting to show him around.