His Wife’s Sister

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It is 1887 in the North of England. In a small industrial town where coal is mined and cotton spun a man steals a bicycle.

Three girls are growing up there. They are keen to take advantage of the new opportunities the demise of Queen Victoria and the arrival of the twentieth century offer them.
Except Dorothea…


In the background of their young lives, simmers a love affair forbidden by a law of the time.

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