When World War II suddenly erupts, two Norwegian sailors find themselves thrust into a brutal conflict they never asked to be part of. They are aboard a merchant ship, sailing through treacherous waters, where they must navigate perilous conditions and fight for their survival. Despite being far from the front lines, they soon find themselves in the midst of a war that threatens not only their lives, but the lives of their loved ones back home. Drawing inspiration from real-life experiences of Norwegian merchant sailors and their families during and after World War II, this story offers a poignant and gripping portrayal of the hardships and sacrifices endured by those caught in the midst of war. Through the eyes of these two sailors, we witness the horrors of war and the strength of the human spirit as they struggle to stay alive and protect their families from harm. This is a powerful and thought-provoking tale of courage, resilience, and the enduring human spirit in the face of unimaginable adversity.