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Episode 2

Forced out of their beloved home in County Cork, the Gaults are devastated. But where is their daughter? Read by Dermot Crowley.

Assuming their daughter Lucy has drowned, the Gaults cannot wait to leave Ireland for England.

William Trevor's haunting masterpiece about a young girl caught up in the Irish War of Independence in the 1920s.

Read by Dermot Crowley.

Abridged by Sally Marmion.

Producer: Di Spiers

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2002.

23 days left to listen

15 minutes

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