By Tessa Hadley.
The distinguished novelist Paul Sand died 20 years ago and now his wife has died too.
At their seaside home, her daughter and a university researcher meet.
She needs to sell up and clear out while he wants to see what papers the great man has left behind.
Mr Lascelles....David Collins
Paul Sand....Philip Madoc
Chris Elliott....Adam Levy
Terry Untermeyer....Niamh Cusack
Music composed by Geoff Nichols.
Imogen Triner (oboe)
John Welch (piano)
Directed by Tim Dee