The movie chronicles the struggles of Deric and Diana Longden, a happily married couple who try to cope with Diana's inexplicable degenerative disease which causes occasional paralysis of her extremities and periodic blackouts. One day, while attending a literary luncheon, Deric meets Aileen Armitage, a woman novelist with whom he strikes up a close friendship. Diana soon discover their relationship and calls Aileen, asking to meet her.
Did You Know?
Released in North America as "The Wedding Gift" onto VHS and later onto DVD. See more
[Andy Fairweather-Low's "Wide-Eyed and Legless" is playing on the car radio
They're playing my song. Turn it up.
[Deric and Diana sing enthusiastically but raucously
I'd like you to play this at my funeral.
I don't trust you - you'd get up and start singing the bugger.
Think many people'll come?
Not with your voice.
Followed by Lost for Words