In the Summer of 1914 the sun shone, the British Empire prospered and every Englishman knew his station in the social order. Little did Heather dream how her life would be turned upside down as a savage war tore her world apart. More
In the Summer of 1914 the sun shone, the British Empire prospered and every Englishman knew his station in the social order. Little did anyone dream how much this situation was about to be turned upside-down by world events, for everyone from the highest to the lowest. In five short years Heather found herself lifted out of her comfortable life in a small cottage and living as the owner along, with her husband, of what she had always thought of as 'The Big House', with many members of her family and friends either dead or scattered to the other side of the world. Nothing would ever be as it was before.