Bonny Woodward is mistaken for a shop assistant, but eventually finds more than filo pastry. A face at a bonfire party brings back memories for Clare. A chance meeting with a tabby cat helps Alex Steadman settle in at Willow Cottage. Joanna watches her husband and rediscovers love. Miriam Barnes is finding life and work difficult after the tragic death of her son; then a visitor changes things. More
Here we have five short tales of love: love found, love lost, love of place, love realized and love of a son. Love can be surprising and unexpected as Bonny Woodward discovers when she is mistaken for a shop assistant and eventually finds more than filo pastry in a supermarket. Across the sparks and crackle of a bonfire Clare sees a face she thought she had left behind her. Alex Steadman is both enchanted and disturbed by her new home and then a chance meeting with a tabby cat helps her to settle in. Joanna Grantley suddenly sees her husband in a new light and is pleased. Alex Steadman mourns the loss of her beloved son and is falling into a deep slough of despond, and then a surprising visitor calls.