EPISODE 4 COMRADES IN ARMS
and the children go to stay with David’s sister for a few days as she’s in need
of some company. Claire wants David to go with them but he says he can’t – he is
on call as Joanna’s at a seminar.
arrives for work late as her plumber didn’t turn up. Meanwhile Liam is making a
large amount of noise whilst fixing the surgery window right outside Joanna’s
consulting room. Joanna makes him drop his drill when she shouts at him to keep
the noise down and causes him a fright! She later lends Liam her drill and he is
surprised to find that she owns a drill. Joanna tells him she is fixing up her
house on her own – it’s called being independent.
calls round to see Patricia but she isn’t at home. During a conversation with
Joanna it’s revealed that David could’ve had the weekend off. There was no
seminar and Dawn had already worked around his absence. Claire calls David and
tells him she loves him, he reluctantly says he loves her too.
Joanna’s plumber still hasn’t arrived and Liam says he’ll take a look at the
work for her – if she’s sure it won’t interfere with her independence!
goes back to Alice's to speak to Patricia. Alice is aware of something brewing
between David and Patricia and is concerned when they go for a walk together.
David tells Patricia he wants her. She tells him they risk losing too much if
they get involved with each other. She walks away and leaves David alone in a
derelict barn, however seconds later Patricia returns and she and David sleep
DAVID: I want you. Don't pretend you don't feel the same
and the children arrive home. David is distant towards Claire and rejects any
affection she shows him. She tells him he works too hard.