Shown in conjunction with the ‘Peace Through Understanding’ series of the Congregational Church of Salisbury. October’s theme is: A Country of Immigrants – History of European Immigration/Current Landscape
Set in the 1950s, a young Irish woman emigrates to New York for a life with better prospects. Initially she misses home but gradually adapts to her new lifestyle and secretly marries.
She returns to Ireland for a visit after the death of her sister, who was looking after her mother. Despite intending that her visit is to be brief she begins to settle back into her previous Irish life.
She reacquaints herself with old friends and a possible romance with a local lad begins to develop. She is torn between fondness for her old life in Ireland with a new romance and the excitement of her new life across the Atlantic with her husband. She is faced with the decision of a lifetime.