Marian hears a disturbing story, which she struggles to believe but shares with Gilmore. Laura is forced into marriage to Sir Percival in spite of her love for Walter, and soon comes to realise that her fiance has a dark side to his nature, leading to a series of disturbing recurring dreams. A heartbroken Walter accepts a position in Honduras and prepares to bid farewell to Laura - but the jealous Sir Percival intervenes. Marian is struck by a mysterious nobleman whom Laura and Percival have met during their honeymoon, and also finds a wounded dog, which leads her to a woman who is searching for her missing daughter.