The Seahawk is on a voyage back to America, captained by Elliot Doyle, and his brother, Benjamin Doyle (Charlotte's son's). It will be Charlotte's last embarkment, as she is going back to live in Rhode Island, with her daughters, Lucy and Rose.
Ahoy there! Come to our ship, we have food! Eat with us, there is land nowhere near here.
Zachariah and Charlotte discuss their plans for when they move back to England. They plan to live close by each other, so that they can meet often.
Elliot sees a boat, and calls out to the rest or the crew.
Elliot calls the person in the boat to come aboard.
The person climbs up a ladder on the side of the boat. Zachariah and Charlotte come out of Charlotte's cabin to see what is happening.
Zachariah sees Susan and realizes that she is his daughter.