Charlie returns to London and the Bentinck after he's sustained a serious head wound at the front. He puts on a cheerful and brave face, but his situation is far more grave, as Louisa and the Major suspect. The Major recommends a top Harley Street specialist, who examines Charlie and informs Louisa that, at best, Charlie will lose his eyesight gradually, but inevitably.
Did You Know?
An officer admires Starr's medal for service in the Battle of Omdurman. This campaign took place in 1898; forces commanded by General Kitchener defeated the army of Abdullah al-Taashi near Khartoum, to avenge the death of General Gordon in 1885. Another participant in this battle was Lieutenant Winston Churchill. See more
Let The Great Big World Keep Turning
Words by Clifford Grey
Music by Nat Ayer
(as Nat D. Ayer)
Performed by Gemma Jones
and Victoria Locock See more