Santrauka: A story of two families torn apart by love, secrets and betrayal in the aftermath of the Second World War. It is 1946 and the Temperleys and Chancellors have been neighbors for many years. reserved and cold-headed, Marius Temperley has left the army and is struggling to fit into civilian life. His sister, Julia, quick-tempered, proud and passionate, has been running the family business since the death of her father. Both Chancellor brothers, Jack and Will, are in love with her. As the years go by, family secrets are revieled, and the Temperleys and the Chancellors learn that passion can be both destructive and redemptive.