Things aren't looking too good for retail magnate Harry tonight, as his and Whiteley's judgement, and even Lady Mae's love life, are now all under the spotlight of a tabloid frenzy. He decides to retreat from publicity and head for the sanctuary of his home, while Mae, now at the end of her tether, contemplates her future in London. However, the threat of a trade embargo imposed by Hardcastle sees acting boss Gordon backed into a corner, and Harry called to account.