By William Golding, adapted for radio by Don Taylor.
In the cramped cabins and small saloon of an 1812 man-of-war on the long journey to Australia, young aristocrat Edmund Talbot begins a journal to describe the voyage and his fellow passengers, including the mysterious Captain Anderson and the obsequious Parson Colley.
Director Don Taylor.
/ By William Golding, adapted in three parts by Don Taylor.
2: Talbot's initial dislike of the ingratiating Parson Colley turns to disgust after an astonishing evening's entertainment.
But then a tragedy forces him to revise opinion.