Harry signs up it take part in a local boxing championships in an effort to impress Beryl. After he is told he is too old to take part he recruits Johnny to keep his dream of winning Beryl over alive. After Johnny receives his call up letter though, he decides that he needs want to prepare Johnny for war by teaching him the skills he needs to survive. The distance between Lady Agnes and Sir Hallam increases and Agnes finds herself drawn to Caspar. Sir Hallam, finds himself being distracted by the impending war and his growing desire for another woman. Mr Amanjit’s friendship with Mrs Fuller ends up falling foul to racial discrimination and he is forced to question, not only their relationship, but also his position inside the household.