Even 20 years of service was not enough for them - still they taunt me. Will I ever be free?
the Apple Tree of Selilion holds the secret of life and death
"Look, lad! You see the streak of glowing green off the larboard bow? Them's the bright waters!"
While the lad peered intently at the eerie glow, the old salt continued. "Entire ships have been lost to the Bright, lad, for once you let it surround you, you'll never touch land again!"