Guy believes Harriet is dead, and helps Simon walk again; Harriet returns to Cairo.
Dysentery puts Harriet in an Italian hospital as the war draws near.
Harriet finds work in Cairo; Harriet urges Guy to leave Alexandria and return to Cairo.
In Athens, Harriet strikes up a friendship with a young British officer.
The Gestapo wants Guy; Harriet and Sasha must flee Bucharest.
Harriet feels neglected; Sasha deserts the Romanian army.
Guy and Harriet Pringle settle down to married life in Bucharest.