It turned out that both boats were
leaving for Zurich in a few minutes. They were the last
boats of the day and we understood the last boats of
the year, they were shutting down for the winter season.
Both boats zigzagged across Lake Zurich, alternately
going to a stop on one side of the lake and then the
The stewards paid little attention to us as they packed
all the glasses and crockery into cardboard boxes for