Abandoned unwittingly by her parents, Lucy’s grown up alone, but now a visitor to Lahardane offers love. Read by Dermot Crowley.
Lucy's parents assume she drowned years before - meanwhile, Lucy has grown up in a large country house in the care of two servants.
A young man called Ralph declares his love for Lucy - but will she accept him?
William Trevor's haunting novel about the legacy of one night in 1921 during the Irish troubles.
Read by Dermot Crowley.
Abridged by Sally Marmion
Producer: Di Spiers
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2002.