But who could it be? And what has he been hiding?
Andrea’s face lights up when Charles suggests they move in together.
But later that week, Charles seems visibly shaken by a mysterious message he gets on his phone, Harriet is concerned.
The next day, a preoccupied Charles anxiously rejects a call and Harriet catches sight of a disturbing message on his phone.
With no intention of confiding in Harriet about the harassing texts, a wound-up Charles later makes an angry phone call telling his tormentor to stop hounding him.
In the woods, Charles has a covert meeting, but who is the mystery person? And why have they rattled Charles so much?
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