Herbert is the husband to be of his fiance, Ann. This wedding is taking place during the month of June on a beautiful ship in the tropics. Herbert is a doctor.
Herbert is running because he is late to the wedding. He seems to be active but it looks as though he is running away. In Herbert's mind, he is running away it seems logical to not get married.
This has left him feeling very scared and confused. People are wondering what in the world he is doing.
The groomsmen are not counting on him coming back to get married and are wondering why they spent their on the tuxedo.
He appears to be running towards the water and people think he is going to jump. He needs to cool off. The wedding photographer is making sure to get a picture of this so the happy couple can laugh later.
Herbert never actually jumps in the water because he decided he wants to married after all. Herbert decides that he is being silly and talks himself into marrying Ann.