“Instead, I recall a feeling beginning between my eyes that quickly swept back, over my head and cascaded down my body.”
At this point, Stephen recalls a sensation of lightness that overcame him.
He said it was as if the weight of his body and his earthly responsibilities were suddenly washed away by the waves.
Stephen said: “I no longer felt the ocean current. I was warm and calm and at peace – surrounded by a sense of pure love.
“It was a familiar feeling as if I had been there before. As if I were returning to a natural state.”