Jamie leaves the children's home to live with his paternal grandmother. After working in a mine and in a tailor's shop, he is conscripted into the RAF, and goes to Egypt, where he is befriended by Robert, whose undemanding companionship releases Jamie from self-pity.
Did You Know?
delayed making this final part of his autobiographical trilogy until 'Stephen Archibald (I)' was old enough to play Jamie in the Egyptian National Service scenes. See more
If I run or walk, it doesn't make any difference. It always comes to the same thing at the end.
Follows My Childhood
'I Know That My Redeemer Liveth
from "The Messiah: Part III, 45. Air for Soprano"
Written by George Frideric Handel
(as Georg Frederic Handel) See more