Hard work week at the end of which I found this reward.
Yes, Romantic sentiment between socially vulnerable young woman and a Byronic older man.
Yes, 'Gothic' secrets, 1830s English country conservatism, heath, rain, snow.
Yes, a mute servant class, a knowing but powerless housekeeper.
Yes, many sins, some revealed, some merely suggested.
Candle fire. Hearth fire. Room fire. Estate fire.
But we're not merely interested in the discharge of formulas, are we?
The film is a real one.