1/3 A girl who has to decide between education and virtue tells Alan Dein her story.
3/3 Alan Dein speaks to people who, through choice or circumstance, are going it alone.
2/3 People from Russia, Ukraine and Pakistan grapple with issues of identity.
1/3 Stories of relationships under pressure in Arkansas, Ghana and Slovakia.
4/4 Ordinary Egyptians share their stories of the recent tumultuous events.
3/4 Alan hears from a nurse awaiting injured troops, and an Icelander finds paradise in a pool
2/4 Alan Dein hears the story of Bryan and Anna, who met using Google Translate.
1/4 Alan talks to a Saudi woman and Russian man yearning to escape from oppressive regimes.
4/4 Alan Dein hears stories from Peru, Canada and Israel about the power of belief.
3/4 Alan Dein hears a moving story of widowhood from 60-year-old Jennie in the Australian bush