|01||01||The Nightingale And The Rose||20010122||20030511|
by Oscar Wilde.
A young man needs a red rose with which to woo his love, and a nightingale makes the ultimate sacrifice to provide such a bloom.
Read by Jo James
|01||02||A Little Grey Glove||20010123||20030518|
by George Egerton.
A rich man with a passion for fishing meets a mysterious woman on a river bank in Kent.
Read by Simon Tait
|01||03||An Old Wife's Tale||20010124||20030525|
by Ellen T Fowler.
A man recounts how he saved his wife-to-be in a house fire, but couldn't save her sister.
Read by Hilary Neville
|01||04||Flower O' The Quince||20010125||20030601|
By Henry Harland.
An aristocrat returns to England from Panama to inherit his family estate after a mysterious thirty year absence.
Read by Joanna Tope
An aristocrat returns to England to succeed as lord of a grand estate after having suddenly and inexplicably disappeared abroad more than 30 years earlier.
|01||05 LAST||The Statute Of Limitations||20010126||20030608|
By Ernest Dowson.
A man who has worked in Chile for 15 years grows increasingly apprehensive at the thought of seeing the faded beauty of his fiancee on his return to England.
Read by Jimmy Chisholm