Jeff Lark’s mother dies when he is only two years old. He is surrounded by three strong-willed men who each, in his own way, is like a father to the lad. Each man has a direct hand in Jeff’s life and is diligently and sincerely contributing to his upbringing.In the midst of it all, there is a person of intrigue who brings continuous frustration to Jeff. He is inclined to believe that life is a puzzle, a struggle. Which one of these characters has the most influence on Jeff’s outlook? Which one will determinedly help him solve the mystery of life?