Future Leaders is a national Initiative about leadership and the future of Australia. It seeks to involve, inform and inspire young people.
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The young man and the sea
“Marcus lifted his heavy eyes from the pavement. The expensive suit was tight on his thighs and across his shoulders, the back of his neck soaked in sweat. They were drinking coffee under a thick shadecloth, but the heat was everywhere, beating at the very air until it gave way, shimmering and vibrating. More coffee was the last thing he needed, but he took a long sip anyway, swirling the lukewarm liquid around his mouth before swallowing …”