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Maya has a visitor - Sheikhali, an ex- lover, has come from Ghana to the US to take her back.

Maya accepts Sheikhali into her home where for a while their love is reignited, but a night out at the movies precipitates the beginning of the end.

Narrator, Older Maya - Adjoa Andoh
Maya - Pippa Bennett-Warner
Sheikhali - Daniel Adegboyega
Mother - Ellen Thomas
Bailey - Samuel Anderson
Dolly - Lisa Davina Phillip
Dramatised by Patricia Cumper
Produced and directed by Pauline Harris

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