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Procrastination (I should be back at my desk writing, not out taking photos) or the germ of an idea for another Angus McKinnon thriller?

There are four of these fully laden tankers lying several miles off the coast of Dunbar awaiting orders. Having loaded at BP’s Hound Point Terminal in the Firth of Forth, it’s down to the oil traders and the fluctuating price of Crude now to determine their destination, and the length of their delay. You can imagine the boredom of the crew. Some of these ships are there for weeks.