of Canterbury) be established 3 and in 1955 it was recommended that "a small See be created in the. The steam was raised on one boiler and we set a course for Plymouth at 8 knots escorted by the French frigate La Decouverte. It is not Pollyanna patriotism. The waters settled in hollows to become the oceans. Small groups of family and friends braved the chilly February morning air to wave farewell from the vantage point of Jetty. 133 Two brothers-in-law of the hero Tawhaki attacked him and left him for dead. The navy blue congregation, from six HMC ships, must have numbered close to a 1,000 and the prayers and hymns that were offered up were powerful and moving. The people retreated to high land, but they were all swept away and drowned except for one pair who found safety on the highest peak.