The sole name he retained was Mick, the jolly outgoing spokesman for the group, who seemed to know all of the others.
"She should know," Mick answered, displaying a sporting magazine, "Penny's the one on the cover."
Mick, the ice climber, interrupted them before Dean could think up a proper reply.
All were out of sight below except for Mick and Penny who were just now scrambling up to the path.
Cynthia was troubled with a headache and tried to catch an extra half-hour of sleep as Dean served breakfast to the early risers, Penny, Mick and two of the other climbers.
Mick, trailing behind with Penny, called over his shoulder, "Why don't you just round up all of Shipton's enemies, rent a stadium and interview them?"
The following weekend, two and a half weeks after Edith's death, Penny and Mick returned to bird Song for a couple of days of ice climbing, a further reminder of the ice park incident.
Dean jogged up the hill to ice park, hoping to find Penny and Mick, and perhaps Donald Ryland, before confronting Jerome Shipton.
Mick and I will take you up to the ice park if you want to give it a go.