This collection contains 17 short stories, which reflect the concerns and preoccupations of Marilyn Duckworth's 30 years of writing, and are linked by their common themes of love and its betrayals. The author received an OBE for her services to literature in 1987. She was also awarded the Scholarship in Letters twice, the Katherine Mansfield Fellowship in 1980 and a Fullbright Scholarship in 1987.
July 1989 : UK Hardback
December 1989 : UK Paperback