Summary:Oliver pursues Calypso for his sexual "comforts", but this is not all he hopes f or. Meanwhile, Max resumes his pre-war career as a virtuoso violinist, now contstantly accompanied by Helena. Life changes in Cornwall too. Helena, called to Richard's bedside where he lies ill with pneumonia, finds Monika has been administering "comforts" of her own. Polly and Calypso are busy with their own conquests but both choose to keep an important secret from the other.
Description:The many stories of 5 cousins,united by shared losses and lovers as they struggle with the absurdities of wartime london.