Author(s): Josephine Cox
Deserted by the two women in his life, Robert Sullivan is left to raise three-year old Nancy and her seven-year old brother Jack. Unable to cope with his feelings of loss and the rebellious behaviour of his young son, Robert is driven to abandon his children to those who he sincerely believes can provide them with a better life. However, after a chance encounter with a stranger, he has a change of heart and decides to go back for them. But on the way there, he is involved in a horrific accident.