He also said, 'Watch the door!' when he hurried to the front of the room to have a word with the chaplain. When he returned a minute later I said, 'I watched it but it didn't do anything.'
He shook his head, 'I don't know why I said that to you.'
I did wonder. I wasn't entirely sure what I was supposed to do if the men, seeing the door unguarded, had all made a run for it. Thrust my body between them and it?
I don't think so.
Anyway it was locked.