When orphaned Arthur Hobhouse is shipped to Australia after WWII he loses his sister, his country and everything he knows. When he meets a nurse whose father owns a boat-building business, all the pieces of his broken life come together. Now, at the end of his life, Arthur has built a special boat for his daughter Allie, that will take her to England solo, in search of her father's long-lost sister! Will the threads of Arthur's life finally come together? Junior High. 2007.