Flo is George Sands's aunt and George Sands Snr.'s sister. George calls her "Auntie Flo" and his father calls her "filthy Flo". The whole family is in the living room, when Flo goes off to make herself a pot of tea. She dies unoticed from her family. The first one who enters the kitchen is George. He finds Flo sitting down in her chair, her face plastered with a look of quiet surprise. George asks her politly if he can have a biscuit, but she doesn't answer because she is dead. When George's parents come to the kitchen they find George standing, quietly watching Flo. Because he suddenly realises what death is. And he is eating a biscuit.