"Digger [Hilditch] is trying to sugar-coat that, to be honest."
So if he didn't take it well, how passionate was his response? Did Shaun perhaps chase Hilditch down a long, straight highway, bowling at his back? Perfect revenge, methinks.
He also could have, of course, flipped out completely and smashed CA officials to bits. Then gone off for a holiday in the Greek Islands, never to be seen again.