Clarissa (Saskia Wickham) escapes Lovelace (Sean Bean) temporarily, as he ruthlessly plots to bed her.
An accomplice (Cathryn Harrison) furthers Lovelace's (Sean Bean) scheme to possess Clarissa (Saskia Wickham).
In Samuel Richardson's 18th-century tale, a virtuous woman (Saskia Wickham) seeks a rake's (Sean Bean) help.
Clarissa finds a protector; Lovelace ponders his actions and fate.
Clarissa meets her landlady.
Clarissa runs away with Lovelace.
Clarissa Harlowe refuses to marry Roger Solmes.