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Charlie.

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Taxi to dispersal.

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# I I I I'd like you to hold me tight

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# You are too too too too too divine

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# If you want to be in someone's arms tonight

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# Just be sure the arms you're in are mine

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# I like your lips and I like your eyes

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# Do you like my lips to hypnotise you? #

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SCREAMS

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Argh!

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SCREAMING

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Get moving!

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RINGS BELL

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MAN YELLS

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This is Bridford. We are under attack.

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Move!

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Positions!

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SIRENS WAIL There you go, mate.

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RUMBLE OF EXPLOSIONS

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Discharge as many as you can, we need these beds clear.

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Sorry to keep you waiting. I'm Doctor Channing.

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How did this happen?

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-A plough horse kicked me. It was stupid, I should've stood clear.

-What's your name?

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-Rose. Rose Bailey.

-OK, Rose, any minute now

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we're going to be flooded with casualties so there isn't time for morphine. Now this is going to hurt

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but I'll be as quick as I can. Are you married, Rose?

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My husband's in Burma. Agh!

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Firing!

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Firing! SIRENS WAIL

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This is Bridford...

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ROAR OF AIRPLANE OVERHEAD

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-Got any children?

-A little girl.

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Grace. She's been evacuated to Norfolk.

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You got any visits planned soon?

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-It's her birthday soon. I'm going to ask if I can... Agh!

-Well done.

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You've been really brave. I think that's done it.

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Can I have a splint here, please? Quickly!

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Firing!

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SIRENS CONTINUE TO WAIL

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Firing!

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MUFFLED VOICE ON RADIO

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Right. Everybody move, we're going to the shelter.

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Now come on, move now!

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SCREAMS

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AMBULANCE BELL RINGS

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Let's line up the beds right against the back wall, please. Thank you.

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Ah, Mrs Reeves, I need you to make sure the beds are made up properly.

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-Yes.

-Thank you.

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Let's put this gentleman here shall we, Doctor?

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-Be careful of the floors!

-What else can I do?

-Grab those sheets, Joyce.

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Connie, Iris.

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These beds need making up. We'll work in twos.

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-It'll be a long night.

-I thought we were safe here.

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-If they can bomb a hospital, nobody's safe. Cowards.

-Chop chop, ladies.

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Come on, Rose. Breathe.

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Doctor, we need help here! Mrs Fisher, there's gauze on that trolley. Fetch them, quickly.

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Mrs Reeves, we need to get some pillows, as many as you can find.

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Press down on the wound as hard as you can.

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-We need to get his leg higher than his heart.

-Lady Hoxley?

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MAN SCREAMS

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Iris?

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That's Rose!

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I'm sorry.

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Thank you.

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-Richard?

-Lady Hoxley.

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-You're injured.

-It's nothing. I stayed to help the others but...

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We managed to staunch the flow of blood.

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Thank you, I'll take over now.

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I need some assistance, please. We need to operate urgently.

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MAN CRIES OUT

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We were billeted the same day.

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-Sat together on the train.

-(Come here.)

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MUSIC: "Begin The Beguine" by Glenn Miller

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It ain't healthy, Joyce waiting out there every morning.

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Best leave her to it, eh?

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Bit old for dolls ain't you, Iris?

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It's a birthday present for Rose's little girl.

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Thing is, I don't know where to send it.

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Should I ask at Shallow Brook Farm?

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-I'll sort it.

-Maybe we should cancel tonight.

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Don't feel right having a party with all this going on.

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I think it's just what we need, it'll take everyone's mind off things.

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-Ooh, hello!

-Sorry.

-Martin, what have I said about leaving your toys lying around?

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-They're not toys, they're skates.

-I don't care, just get rid

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before someone breaks their neck.

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I know you're a fast mover, Martin, but you don't have to propose.

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-Any word on John?

-No.

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Iris is there anything there for me?

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-I've got to get my boots on.

-Yes, come on, girls, it's getting late.

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Speaking of late, is Finch still in bed?

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-Iris, one for you.

-Thanks.

-Ain't you going to open it?

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-I'll read it later.

-There's one here from Bea.

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-How's life in Leicester, then?

-Yeah, living with Annie's good.

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Missing Billy though, bless her, and all of us.

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Oh. William's taken his first steps.

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Connie.

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From London.

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-Is it your fancy man?

-He ain't my fancy man. Not no more.

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You've told him about the engagement?

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Let's just say I ended it.

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-Connie!

-I've got a new life now. With Henry.

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Ready?

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PAPER SELLER: Mail! Mail! Get your Daily Mail!

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KNOCKING

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We know you're in there, Sparks!

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The window!

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See you around, boys.

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Get him!

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# Doo doo doo doo wop wop doo wop

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# Doo doo doo doo wop wop doo wop

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# Comin' in on a wing and a prayer

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# Comin' in on a wing and a prayer

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# Though there's one who is gone

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# We can still carry on

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# Comin' in on a wing and a prayer

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-# What a show

-What a show

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# What a show

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-# What a fight

-What a fight

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# Yes we really hit our target for tonight

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# With our full crew aboard

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# And our trust in the Lord

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# Comin' in on a wing...

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# And a prayer. #

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Dennis?

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I'm Frank. Dennis's brother.

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Oh, of course. Please, come in.

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Well, we haven't seen you around here for a while.

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I go where the work is, Mrs Reeves.

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Do you have news about Dennis? We've all been worried.

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No, um, I haven't seen him since...

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Well, if you wouldn't mind showing me to my lodgings.

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I'm sure you'd like to run through my duties.

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I'm sorry?

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Mr Finch didn't tell you? He's offered me a job.

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< LAUGHTER

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Lady Hoxley, may I speak with you?

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I was rather hoping you would.

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It's becoming cramped in the great hall.

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I'd like to create an additional ward for the officers.

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I've provided room and board for you and each of your men.

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For which we're grateful.

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I find the walking wounded in every corner of the house and garden.

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Where else could you possibly go?

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Absolutely not.

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This is practically my last refuge. HE CHUCKLES

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What's so amusing?

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You haven't changed.

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It's a pity I can't say the same for you.

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-We'll make do with the space we have. Sorry to have disturbed you.

-Richard...

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you've barely acknowledged me all week.

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I've been running this hospital. If you'd ever had to work you'd understand.

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Take the drawing room.

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Go wherever you please.

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-The man needed a job and we needed help. I thought you'd be pleased.

-We hardly know him.

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We know he's worked the land all his life, that's good enough for me.

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Well, you still should've told me. And if it's breakfast you want,

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you're too late, the kitchen's closed.

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Mister Finch!

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That was my prize marrow.

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A sure winner at the Wings for Victory fete this weekend,

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reduced to a pulp.

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Oh dear, Mrs Gulliver, I wonder how that could have happened?

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Don't you act the innocent with me, Finch.

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I saw your big backside fleeing the scene of the crime! You'll be hearing from the police.

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Over a flattened marrow?!

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Oh no. For driving while intoxicated.

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Who said I was drinking?

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Half the village know you spent the night on the pub floor. Disgrace!

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-I'm sure we can settle this between us.

-Oh, yes, we can settle it.

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With a hefty fine for destroying my garden.

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I'll make it up to you. Please.

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Name your price!

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-What a rust bucket.

-Are we using this instead of the horse?

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-Not sure. I'll see if I can find Finch.

-Yeah, good luck.

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-Do you think we'll all get a go?

-Don't see why not.

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-Get on, I'll start her up.

-Are you sure I'm allowed?

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You're showing initiative. You'll need that for the proficiency test.

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-The what?

-The inspectors are coming.

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Make sure all you new girls are qualified.

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See if there's anything in there about tractors.

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-Maybe we should wait for Mr Finch.

-Come on, how hard can it be?

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-Talk me through it.

-You, um, you crank it.

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-What about this petrol thingy?

-You have to start it first.

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Stop!

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Argh!

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You get away from there!

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Show me.

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-Ow!

-Can you move your fingers?

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You're lucky, you could've broken your wrist.

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Never touch equipment unless you've been shown what to do first!

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-We consulted the manual.

-The manual?

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You put it away. You ask me or Mr Finch. Understood?

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-Well, who are you?

-I'm the new farm hand - Frank Tucker.

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I notice you corralled a child into helping you, Mr Finch.

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-I'm old enough.

-Fixing a gate is a two man job.

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Well, one and a half.

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You'll fix more than that gate, Mr Finch.

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Never fear, your vegetable patch will be good as new.

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I want the whole garden cleared.

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-Eh?

-For the Dig for Victory campaign.

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An act of patriotism, Mr Finch. That'll wipe the slate clean.

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-That'll take ages.

-You'd better get started then, hadn't you?

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At least horses don't break down.

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No, they just eat your lunch when you ain't looking.

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-Who's that?

-Farmer Storey's son, Walter.

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His blood's up cos of what happened to his old man.

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Keeps mouthing off about it in the pub.

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Reckon he knows where his brother's hiding?

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I don't like the look of him!

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He makes me think of this man who lived on my street. Quiet, he was.

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One day, chopped his wife to bits with an axe.

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Just think, he'll be sleeping right across the hall from us.

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-Your bed's the closest to the door, isn't it, Iris?

-Don't!

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We should be grateful he's here. Finch can't run this place on his own, not with Billy gone.

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That lot will have to wait. Just carry on with what you're doing.

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Miss Dawson, you come with me, please.

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Watch out for his chopper.

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THEY LAUGH

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Erect the marquee over there. Not too close to the house, please.

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-I want to keep the noise down to a minimum.

-Milady.

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I'm allowing a party for the villagers on the grounds this evening.

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One of my land girls is marrying our local vicar.

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I like to do what I can for the village.

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-Good for morale especially after recent events.

-Indeed.

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I shall be putting in an appearance. The people expect it.

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Of course you're welcome to attend.

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I'm afraid the hospital can't spare me.

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I meant the invitation extends to any of your men.

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Thank you, I'll put the word out. Enjoy the party.

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Go right to the end.

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Well go on, Miss Dawson, we haven't got all day.

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LAMB BLEATS

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SHE GIGGLES

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LAMB BLEATS

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-How much longer do we have to do this?

-Till we finish the job.

-We?!

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Put your back in to it! We don't want to come back tomorrow, do we?

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Mr Finch? I think I've found something.

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I'm told she was born late in the season. Smaller than the others.

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-Her mother's rejected her.

-Rejected her?

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-Won't let her close enough to suckle.

-How could she?

-It's nature.

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No room for sentiment. She'll have to be hand reared.

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I won't have time for it. Hold her on your knee.

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LAMB BLEATS

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-Ooh!

-You're a natural.

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Three times a day, until she's weaned.

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It'll be your responsibility.

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I notice Iris never came back.

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Maybe Frank's burying her out in the woods.

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-Not one pit, mind, lots of little ones.

-THEY LAUGH

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He might keep going.

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-'Scuse me!

-Yes, miss.

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-You ain't got one for Joyce Fisher, have you?

-Yes.

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-I don't want it.

-It might be good news.

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-SHE SOBS

-I'm sorry. I'm so sorry.

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He's alive!

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He's alive!

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-You dropped this, Miss Dawson.

-Thanks.

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It's from home? You must be eager to hear the news.

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-Well, you haven't opened it?

-I haven't had time.

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You can spare a few moments, can't you? Family's what keeps us going.

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-You can't read, can you?

-What?! Course I can.

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-There's no shame in it.

-I'm not ashamed.

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-I can read an' write same as anyone.

-The manual, earlier.

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There was nothing about tractors. Could have caused an accident.

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-You don't know what you're talking about!

-Miss Dawson!

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I trust you received the wreath for the funeral, Mrs Bailey.

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Not at all, it was the least we could do.

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Please accept my sincerest condolences.

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No. Please! Somebody!

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Warrant Officer Williams.

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-Are you all right?

-I'm fine.

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I'm sorry, Mrs Bailey. Perhaps I could call you back. Yes.

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Thank you, goodbye.

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Not now, Mrs Fisher.

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I'm sorry, Lady Hoxley, it's just...

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-I've had word my husband's been found alive.

-I'm pleased for you.

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The only thing is, the telegram doesn't say anything more.

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I don't know if he's injured or...

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I was hoping you could find out where he is.

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Mrs Fisher, the War Office will inform you of your husband's whereabouts in good time.

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For now, I suggest you return to your duties

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and exercise a bit of patience.

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Yes, Lady Hoxley. Sorry.

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HE SNIGGERS

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-Oh, yes!

-If it's Mrs Gulliver's land, shouldn't we give the coins to her?

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If she wants to find them, she should've dug them up herself! Now come on, keep digging.

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-There's nothing more down there, Mr Finch.

-I said dig!

-You dig!

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Hey! Come back here! Hey!

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I'll remember this when I divvy up your cut!

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HE LAUGHS Aha! Eh? Yes.

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HE WINCES AND GROANS

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Hello, Henry, I've volunteered for the egg run.

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I'm glad you did. I'll be right back.

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I've been thinking. Seeing as how we're practically married an' that,

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maybe I could come back with you tonight.

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Connie, you know I would like nothing more but...

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-but we must be patient.

-Must we?

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Yes! Yes...

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it would be a complete violation of...

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Connie...

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Just something for you to think about.

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See you later, Henry.

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-HE CLEARS HIS THROAT

-Mrs Berrington.

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HE GROANS

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Oh, God!

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Mr Finch!

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-What on earth happened?!

-It's just a flesh wound.

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You've impaled yourself!

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THEY GROAN

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-I'll get Doctor Morgan!

-No! I'll wrap it myself.

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-I'll not have you bleeding to death on my land!

-No, I must finish this garden.

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Come with me this instant.

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-Ow! Ooh!

-Come on now! Come on now!

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Come on now! Lean on me, Mr Finch.

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THEY GROAN

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I didn't know the tractor could hurt anyone.

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I just didn't want the others thinking I'm stupid.

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You're not stupid. Anyone can see that. Did you go to school?

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When I could. But my little brother got poorly a lot

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-and Mum needed help with the others, so...

-Do you have the basics?

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I can write my own name if I have to. You won't tell anyone, will you?

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Who would I tell?

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Thanks, Mr Tucker.

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It's Frank.

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Your letter. I could read it for you if you like.

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Write a reply.

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Our neighbour writes for her, but it's me Mum's words.

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"Dear Iris. How is life on the farm?

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"Things is much the same around here except us missing you."

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The information from the Air Ministry is sketchy.

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They believe your husband was smuggled across the French border

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and into Switzerland. He's currently being treated at the military hospital in Woolwich.

0:26:200:26:25

-So he's injured?

-They couldn't say. But Mrs Fisher,

0:26:250:26:30

it bodes well that he was able to escape from France at all.

0:26:300:26:33

Please, Lady Hoxley, I have to go to him.

0:26:330:26:35

I've requested he be transferred here.

0:26:350:26:38

If he's fit to travel he'll arrive within the coming days.

0:26:380:26:43

Thank you, Lady Hoxley. You don't know what this means.

0:26:440:26:49

-Right, who's first?

-You go, Connie, it's your big night.

0:26:560:26:59

Well, if you insist.

0:26:590:27:02

-Staying for the show, are we?

-Well if you...

-You, out!

0:27:020:27:08

-Martin, look at you! You're filthy!

-Mum!

0:27:080:27:11

You're in that tub when we're done, but for now, out!

0:27:110:27:15

-We'll try and save you some soap!

-THEY LAUGH

0:27:150:27:18

Oh!

0:27:180:27:20

HE GASPS AND MOANS

0:27:200:27:23

HE SCREAMS AND SOBS

0:27:230:27:26

HE SCREAMS AND SOBS No!

0:27:330:27:36

Please, don't, you'll hurt yourself.

0:27:360:27:39

HE SOBS It's all right.

0:27:390:27:41

It's all right.

0:27:410:27:43

Sorry.

0:27:430:27:46

Thank you.

0:27:570:27:58

MAN SOBS

0:27:580:28:02

MR FINCH: # Oh, I feel like a millionaire... #

0:28:160:28:20

What do you think you're doing?!

0:28:250:28:27

-Nothing.

-Were you trying to spy on the girls?

0:28:270:28:30

-No, I was only...

-Don't lie to me, Martin, because I just saw you!

0:28:300:28:34

-I wasn't doing anything!

-If you're not prepared to own up then perhaps

0:28:340:28:37

you can stay in your room and miss the party.

0:28:370:28:39

-You can't stop me going!

-Martin!

-I'm not a kid any more!

0:28:390:28:42

Yes, you are, and until that changes you'll do as you're told!

0:28:420:28:45

Martin.

0:28:470:28:48

MARTIN!

0:28:500:28:52

Aww. Beautiful.

0:28:580:28:59

-Thanks for letting me wear this, Connie.

-Keep it.

-Oh no, I couldn't.

0:28:590:29:04

-Go on. You should have something nice for when John comes home.

-Thank you.

0:29:040:29:08

Right...ready, girls?

0:29:080:29:11

LAND GIRLS LAUGH

0:29:120:29:15

What's all this?

0:29:190:29:21

I'm donating it to the Wings for Victory fund.

0:29:210:29:24

-But, Martin, these are your things.

-Don't want 'em any more.

0:29:240:29:29

Take 'em back, love. You'll regret giving it all away.

0:29:290:29:33

-I can start loading the truck.

-Er, yeah.

0:29:410:29:45

Thank you.

0:29:470:29:48

Well look at you three, don't you scrub up well?

0:29:510:29:54

Right, let's get moving. Joyce, can you take that?

0:29:540:29:58

Thanks, Connie.

0:29:580:30:00

-Thanks again for today.

-It was no trouble.

0:30:120:30:17

I was wondering if...perhaps next time a letter comes, you'd read it for me again.

0:30:170:30:23

No.

0:30:250:30:26

-You'll read it yourself.

-What?!

0:30:280:30:31

An hour a day, no excuses, you come and see me.

0:30:310:30:34

You'll be reading by the time the lamb's weaned.

0:30:340:30:37

Watch the dress! Watch the dress!

0:30:480:30:50

Why don't we all sing something together!

0:30:540:30:56

# Don't sit under the apple tree

0:31:010:31:04

# With anyone else but me

0:31:040:31:06

ALL: # Anyone else but me anyone else but me

0:31:060:31:10

# No no no

0:31:100:31:11

# Don't sit under the apple tree

0:31:110:31:13

# With anyone else but me

0:31:130:31:15

# Till I come marching home. #

0:31:150:31:21

BAND PLAYS: "Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree"

0:31:210:31:23

Isn't it grand?

0:31:360:31:38

You should enjoy the party with your friends.

0:31:420:31:45

-Don't have to pass the time with me.

-You are my friend, Mr Tucker.

0:31:450:31:50

Frank.

0:31:500:31:51

Who invited him?

0:32:030:32:04

Who knows.

0:32:040:32:07

Good evening, Mrs Reeves.

0:32:080:32:10

Mr Finch.

0:32:100:32:13

When did they let you leave the hospital?

0:32:130:32:16

-A week ago. Sent me home to convalesce.

-Pity your land girl

0:32:160:32:19

-can't say the same.

-Yes, shame about that.

0:32:190:32:22

But of course if I'd been there to train her.

0:32:220:32:24

Since when do you train any of them?

0:32:240:32:26

I'd worry about your OWN girls if I were you.

0:32:260:32:31

The likes of Frank Tucker under your roof!

0:32:310:32:33

If you'll excuse me, Mrs Reeves.

0:32:340:32:37

APPLAUSE

0:32:580:33:01

Thank you all so much for joining us

0:33:060:33:09

to celebrate on this glorious summer's evening.

0:33:090:33:12

After the tragic events of last week, events that touched us

0:33:120:33:18

all the more for having lost one of our own, it's a blessed thing for us all to rejoice.

0:33:180:33:23

It reminds us that we're stronger than the bombs sent to silence us.

0:33:230:33:27

-Rose Bailey would have wanted that.

-Hear, hear.

-So in that spirit, I'd like to thank the band

0:33:270:33:32

for serenading us, well done boys.

0:33:320:33:35

APPLAUSE

0:33:350:33:38

It's very fitting that we have music here tonight because it just so happens

0:33:380:33:42

that when Connie's eyes met mine it was over the keys of my piano.

0:33:420:33:46

And a few pints!

0:33:460:33:47

Yes. Yes, thank you, Mr Finch.

0:33:470:33:50

There may indeed have been ale or two involved. But it was this dark haired goddess

0:33:500:33:56

with the voice of an angel that truly intoxicated me,

0:33:560:33:59

and I've been drunk on her love ever since.

0:33:590:34:02

To Connie and Henry!

0:34:020:34:03

-ALL:

-To Connie and Henry!

0:34:030:34:05

APPLAUSE

0:34:050:34:08

BAND PLAYS: "On The Sunny Side Of The Street"

0:34:160:34:20

Mind if I cut in?

0:34:370:34:39

Yes, I do.

0:34:390:34:40

Why don't you run along, eh, lad? Must be past your bed time.

0:34:400:34:44

Martin.

0:34:440:34:45

I'm sure Iris will dance with you again, love.

0:34:470:34:50

What's he looking at?

0:34:520:34:55

He's just looking out for me.

0:34:560:34:58

You ought to watch yourself with him.

0:34:580:35:00

-He's a thug, just like his brother.

-That's not true.

0:35:000:35:05

I'm only telling you for your own good. Tuckers can't be trusted.

0:35:050:35:08

I'd trust him before I'd trust YOU!

0:35:080:35:11

What did he say to you?

0:35:250:35:27

-It's not worth repeating.

-No, tell me.

-He said you're dangerous.

0:35:270:35:30

-But I know you're nothing like your brother.

-Yeah, more's the pity.

0:35:300:35:34

-But he beat up Mr Storey!

-The man had it coming to him! If I had to, I'd finish the job!

0:35:340:35:40

SHE GASPS

0:35:400:35:42

APPLAUSE

0:35:420:35:45

There you are!

0:35:450:35:46

Come on! We're starting.

0:35:460:35:48

Ladies and gentlemen!

0:35:540:35:56

As you know our dear friend Connie hails from a little place

0:35:560:35:59

you might have heard of called London Town.

0:35:590:36:02

So as it's Connie's night, we thought we'd try and recreate

0:36:020:36:04

-a little bit of London for her, right here in Helmstead...

-SHE LAUGHS

0:36:040:36:09

PIANO PLAYS

0:36:090:36:11

# I've just been to a 'ding-dong' Down good old Brixton way

0:36:110:36:15

# Old Mother Brown the Pearly Queen's 100 years today

0:36:150:36:18

# Oh, what a celebration Was proper lah-di-dah

0:36:180:36:22

# Until they rolled the carpet up And shouted "Now then, Ma!"

0:36:220:36:26

GIRLS: # Oh, knees up, Mother Brown

0:36:260:36:28

# Knees up, Mother Brown

0:36:280:36:29

# Come on, dearie, let it go

0:36:290:36:31

# Ee-aye, Ee-aye, Ee-aye-oh

0:36:310:36:33

# It's your bloomin' birthday

0:36:330:36:34

# Let's wake up all the town

0:36:340:36:37

# Knees up, knees up

0:36:370:36:38

# Never get the breeze up Knees up Mother Brown

0:36:380:36:40

# Knees up Mother Brown

0:36:400:36:42

# Knees up Mother Brown

0:36:420:36:44

# Come along, dearie, let it go

0:36:440:36:45

# Ee-aye, Ee-aye, Ee-aye-oh It's your bloomin' birthday

0:36:450:36:49

# Let's wake up all the town Knees up, knees up

0:36:490:36:52

# Never let the breeze up Knees up Mother Brown! #

0:36:520:36:55

APPLAUSE

0:36:550:36:57

CHANTS FOR CONNIE TO SING

0:36:570:37:00

Connie!

0:37:000:37:02

Connie!

0:37:020:37:04

All right, all right, as long as Henry plays.

0:37:040:37:06

HENRY PLAYS THE PIANO

0:37:140:37:17

-Pint of ale, please, squire!

-Mr Finch!

0:37:170:37:21

# You had plenty money in 1922... #

0:37:220:37:26

You have had quite enough alcohol for one day!

0:37:260:37:29

I need, it Mrs Gulliver, for the pain.

0:37:290:37:32

You'll take the proper medication at the allotted time.

0:37:320:37:36

I suppose half an hour won't matter.

0:37:360:37:39

-A glass of water.

-# ..Get out of here and give me some money too

0:37:410:37:46

# He's sitting down wondering what it's all about

0:37:480:37:52

# You ain't got no money they will put you out... #

0:37:520:37:57

-Esther! You have to help me. I've been sitting in this chair and...

-There's your water, Mr Finch.

0:37:570:38:02

Thank you, Mrs Gulliver, for looking after Mr Finch, but I'll take over now.

0:38:020:38:06

It's my Christian duty to nurse Mr Finch back to health, Mrs Reeves.

0:38:060:38:11

-You're not his family, Mrs Gulliver.

-Neither are you!

0:38:110:38:15

-Which is why he should reside with me until he's recovered.

-What?! Why would he want to stay with you?!

0:38:150:38:20

-I've got more time to look after him than you do!

-Well I hardly think...

-Um, I think that's a good idea!

0:38:200:38:25

I'd be out from under your feet, wouldn't I?

0:38:250:38:28

Right, well if that's what you want.

0:38:290:38:32

WINCES

0:38:320:38:33

Mr Finch will be well taken care of.

0:38:330:38:36

# ..Be running round from door to door

0:38:360:38:39

-# Why don't you do... #

-Take your pill.

0:38:390:38:42

But don't think I'll be indulging your lusts of the flesh!

0:38:420:38:46

# ..Get outta here And get me some money too

0:38:490:38:55

# I fell for your jivin' and I took you in

0:38:560:39:01

# Now all you got to offer me's a drink of gin

0:39:010:39:04

# Why don't you do right?

0:39:040:39:08

# Like some other men do. #

0:39:080:39:13

APPLAUSE AND CHEERING

0:39:130:39:16

More!

0:39:160:39:17

Maybe later.

0:39:170:39:19

Danny?

0:39:230:39:24

Danny?

0:39:280:39:29

Are you all right?

0:39:330:39:34

-Yeah, just forgot the words for a sec.

-Connie you were wonderful.

0:39:340:39:39

Voice of an angel, me.

0:39:390:39:40

< APPLAUSE IN MARQUEE

0:39:440:39:47

BAND PLAYS: "It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing"

0:39:470:39:52

Mr Storey, I'd like to discuss a business matter with you if I may.

0:39:570:40:00

Lady Hoxley.

0:40:000:40:02

Rose Bailey's death was an unavoidable tragedy.

0:40:020:40:06

But, I feel that the injury that led to it was not.

0:40:060:40:10

I'm not apportioning blame, Mr Storey.

0:40:100:40:13

I understand you've been unwell.

0:40:130:40:16

But now that you're back,

0:40:170:40:18

I think that your farm and Mr Finch's should work together,

0:40:180:40:24

that way you can share all your labour and expertise.

0:40:240:40:29

We mustn't let our land girls be left without the proper training and support.

0:40:300:40:34

I trust you're happy with this arrangement?

0:40:340:40:38

-Lady Hoxley.

-Excuse me.

0:40:380:40:41

Flight Sergeant Fisher has arrived.

0:40:500:40:53

He was able to accompany a convoy from London.

0:40:530:40:55

You asked me to find you.

0:40:550:40:57

Yes, thank you for your diligence, Doctor Channing.

0:40:570:41:01

-I'll inform Mrs Fisher.

-Lady Hoxley,

0:41:010:41:05

-it wasn't my intention to upset you.

-There's no need to explain.

0:41:050:41:09

-You've made your feelings perfectly clear.

-I don't think I have.

0:41:090:41:12

Ellen, I'd like nothing more than to stay and dance with you...

0:41:120:41:17

as we did that first night.

0:41:170:41:20

Joyce?

0:41:320:41:33

It's John. He's here.

0:41:360:41:38

He's here now? Can I see him?

0:41:380:41:41

Well he's under Doctor Channing's care, I don't see why not.

0:41:410:41:44

Thank you, Lady Hoxley.

0:41:440:41:48

You've got some front showing your face in here.

0:41:480:41:51

Just trying to make a living.

0:41:510:41:54

That's funny! I thought you lot were happy to beg in the streets.

0:41:540:41:57

-If you've a problem with Dennis take it up with him.

-There's nothing I would like more

0:41:570:42:02

but he's run away like the coward that he is.

0:42:020:42:05

So I shall just have to deal with you.

0:42:050:42:08

What do you want?

0:42:090:42:10

To find the hole that he's slithered in to.

0:42:100:42:14

-And I know just the person to lead me to it.

-I don't know where he is.

0:42:140:42:18

And even if I did, I'd die before I'd tell you.

0:42:180:42:21

-Well if that's what it takes.

-You do what you have to do.

0:42:220:42:27

You know where to find me.

0:42:270:42:28

Martin!

0:43:030:43:04

-Outside, now!

-Mum... MUM!

-Outside!

-Mum!

0:43:050:43:09

-Have you been drinking?

-No.

-That's the second lie you've told me today. I can smell it on you.

0:43:110:43:17

-Why can't you just leave me alone?

-Don't you raise your voice to me.

-Why shouldn't I?

0:43:170:43:21

You're nothing but a stupid old cow!

0:43:210:43:23

Martin. Martin!

0:43:250:43:28

RETCHES

0:43:310:43:33

If I could, I'd sling you over my shoulder right now Connie Carter

0:43:420:43:45

-and carry you off home with me.

-Well I ain't stopping you.

-I know. I'm stopping myself.

0:43:450:43:50

I want our wedding night to be...

0:43:510:43:53

a combination of body, of mind, of spirit, everything you are,

0:43:530:43:57

everything I am, entwined together in our love.

0:43:570:44:01

-You can wait a little bit longer for that, can't you?

-Yeah...

0:44:010:44:05

Doctor Channing.

0:44:210:44:22

-I'm here to see my husband, John Fisher.

-He's just settling in.

0:44:220:44:26

I just want five minutes.

0:44:260:44:27

He needs to be assessed before I can allow any visitors. I'm sorry.

0:44:270:44:31

-I'll wait then.

-It may take some time.

0:44:310:44:35

-Perhaps you'd like to come back tomorrow.

-I'm fine here, thank you.

0:44:350:44:38

THEY SING: "Knees Up Mother Brown"

0:44:460:44:50

# Knees up knees up never get the breeze up knees up Mother Brown! #

0:44:500:44:53

Cor that's better.

0:44:530:44:55

See if Finch has got a bottle somewhere. I fancy a night cap.

0:44:550:45:01

# It's your bloomin' birthday, let's wake up all the town

0:45:010:45:04

# Knees up knees up never get the breeze up knees up Mother Brown. #

0:45:040:45:08

'Ello, Con.

0:45:110:45:13

What are you doing here?

0:45:130:45:15

I've come a long way to see you, Connie.

0:45:150:45:18

-Is that any way to greet me?

-I found some whisky!

-Coming!

0:45:180:45:25

-You can't be here.

-Don't worry I ain't going to spoil a good thing.

0:45:250:45:30

Good girl. There's more where that came from, I take it?

0:45:320:45:37

We can talk tomorrow. If you go out the front nobody'll see you.

0:45:370:45:42

Knew that dress would suit ya.

0:45:440:45:47

Tomorrow then.

0:45:500:45:52

-Oh, Doctor Channing...

-I'll be with you in a moment, Mrs Fisher.

0:46:140:46:17

John...

0:46:530:46:54

John... John! God...

0:46:540:46:58

-I missed you so much!

-Please.

0:46:580:47:00

John, what is it?

0:47:000:47:02

-Doctor!

-John?

-Doctor!

-It's me.

0:47:020:47:05

-John! It's me!

-I don't know who you are.

0:47:050:47:08

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As Hoxley Manor is transformed into a military hospital, Ellen is confronted by a blast from the past. Connie and Henry plan their engagement party and Joyce finally receives news about John. A new arrival at Pasture Farm befriends Iris whilst Finch makes a lucrative discovery in Mrs Gulliver's garden...


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