THE CRIMSON PETAL AND THE WHITE Series 1 Episode 3 - We’re taken right into the heart of the Rackham family, this week, when Sugar is installed as little Sophie’s governess. Here she learns just how neglected Sophie is and tries to rectify the problem, while also continuing to play angel to the disturbed Agnes.
Maid Letty seems suspicious, but if she knows the true nature of Sugar and William’s relationship, she stays quiet. It seems like Sugar might have a larger problem on her hands though, with recurrent nausea that looks a lot like morning sickness.
Episode three shifted The Crimson Petal and the White into new territory. Sugar is no longer in the seedy underworld where she feels at home. Now she’s in a respectable household which, it turns out, wasn’t much better before her arrival. Is anyone else starting to think that Sugar really is a strange sortof angel? She seems to piece together these fragmented lives almost effortlessly. Read More...