[Ryan and Slade are brought to Admiral Brooks
Gentlemen, you've been asked to come here to supply us with any information in your possession which might be helpful. Nara Island has been destroyed. Reconnaissance aircraft have sighted the creature in this area here.
Excuse me, sir, that looks as though the thing is heading for England.
Quite. And that, in itself, calls for an explanation. Do you have one?
[crossing his arms defensively
Well, we were playing a stream of water on it during the ...