A bored housewife has an affair with her mother's lodger. When he dumps her, she attempts suicide, which brings everyone to their senses.
Rather incongruously for what is essentially a serious drama, composer Eric Rogers re-uses a number of music cues from his work on the 'Carry On' series.
Must you use a tea cloth, Sid? There's a towel over there. And isn't it about time you had a bath?
Margery Graham: Must you sit in your vest?
Sid Graham: Nice to be home , innit?
Margery Graham: Home? More like a hovel. And you make it worse sitting there like that.
Sid Graham: Had a hard day at the shop...