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08/03/2012

The Masoods are stunned by Zainab's shock admission - will Tam and Afia ever be able to forgive her actions the night Yusef died? Anthony and Amira's romantic evening ends badly.

Afia realises that Zainab told Yusef she was in the fire and declares Tamwar’s burns are Zainab’s punishment. Tamwar stops her storming out. At the Argee Bhajee, Kim propositions Ali the waiter and he snaps, brandishes a wooden spoon and insists no one leaves. Afia and Tamwar reminisce about the start of their relationship. Zainab doesn’t want Afia’s forgiveness but pleads with Afia not to take it out on Tamwar. Afia’s saddened that she used to be so full of fun. Later, she watches tenderly as Tamwar comforts Ali. Tamwar and Afia agree to try with each other.
Christian and Zainab are left alone as the rest of the family run to the restaurant. Zainab confesses her part in Yusef’s death and worries no one will forgive her. Christian forgives her, and tells her he didn’t choose to be gay any more than she chose to be a Muslim woman. Zainab wants reassurance that he loves Syed, tearfully admitting that she wasn’t listening before. Zainab invites Christian to stay for dinner and to attend the Khatam. The family toasts to the future.
Lauren moves into the Moons’. Amira sobs to Lauren that she wanted to feel love, but being with Anthony felt wrong. Amira tells Anthony she doesn’t know who she is. She loves Yasmin but she expected to have a husband as well as a child. Amira tells Syed to look after Yasmin for a few days – he’ll never love her and she’s leaving. Syed lies to the Masoods that Amira’s gone to see Qadim as he’s been taken ill. In tears, Amira leaves the Square in a cab. Denise toasts to poverty and suggests Kim settle down. Later, Denise and Kim are stunned to discover an envelope revealing Zainab’s given them £130,000.

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Thu 8 Mar 2012 22:00

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Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • Junoon

    Sayonee

  • Nitin Sawhney

    Punjabi

  • Rahat Fateh Ali Khan

    Rabba Main Toh Mar Gaya Oye

  • Vital Signs

    Sanwali Salon

Credits

Role Contributor
Amira Masood Preeya Kalidas
Actor Marc Elliott
Christian Clarke John Partridge
Zainab Khan Nina Wadia
Masood Ahmed Nitin Ganatra
Tamwar Masood Himesh Patel
Afia Masood Preeya Kalidas
Ali Miren Patel
Kim Fox Tameka Empson
Denise Fox Diane Parish
Anthony Moon Matt Lapinskas
Tyler Moon Tony Discipline
Lauren Branning Jacqueline Jossa
Executive Producer Bryan Kirkwood
Director Mickey Jones
Writer Christopher Reason

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