Oliver Flynn's wedding is the social event of the year, and
the creme de la creme of Kilronan are happy to boast of
Noreen, his new wife, has finally outclassed her two
sisters, who think they are better than her in every way.
Not any more! But there is one nagging doubt: does Oliver
really love her? Would he have married her if she hadn't
done the proposing herself?
Cora Flynn, Oliver's bitter mother, has boycotted the
wedding. She is determined that her detested new daughter-
in-law will not become the number one woman in her son's
Wedding guest Lorna Morgan can't wait to shake the dust of
Kilronan off her shoes. She's destined for bright city
lights, unlike her stick-in-the-mud cousin, Heather
Williams, who was only invited to the 'afters' with her
clodhopper boyfriend, Neil. But then, in Lorna's eyes,
Heather's just an 'afters' sort of person and always will
But worms turn, and what a difference a year makes. In
Dublin, London and New York there is no respite for Noreen,
Lorna or Heather. Only in Kilronan can the Pandora's box
that was opened at Oliver Flynn's wedding finally be closed.