Hadley Purvis, an advertising man, finds himself facing a divorce if he doesn't knock off his heavy drinking. This does little to slow him down as he continues to drink himself into an alcoholic stupor, and one morning, finds himself at home with a girl named Marion that he picked up the night before.
Did You Know?
Features a rare instance where Alfred Hitchcock
refrained from making a lighthearted comment at the episode's end. Rather, he noted the seriousness of the episode's subject (alcoholism) and urged those affected by it to seek help. See more
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