As the Second World War continues to rage, Mary Anne Randall, now separated from her abusive husband, Henry, is struggling to keep her family together. Her lover, Michael Maurice, is away fighting, and news is scarce.
When a mysterious man appears, asking questions about Mary Anne and claiming to have news of an unexpected legacy, Henry pretends he doesn't know of her whereabouts. But Biddy Young thinks she's doing Mary Anne a favour by passing on her address.
Sinister events then begin to occur - a fire, a stolen child and a theft - and Mary Anne must draw on all her resilience and determination to survive these disturbing and difficult times. Download and start listening now!