A young nun is found violated and murdered, while the brother and sister she was escorting have disappeared. A mysterious forest ranger dedicates himself to rescuing the children, while Brother Oswin blames himself for Sister Hilaria's death. Cadfael must identify the killer and do what he can to aid in the children's rescue.
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Albie Woodington played young Alan Turing and Derek Jacobi played present day Alan Turing in Breaking The Code. See more
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I can't go on, Brother Oswin.
You can. You must. Here, take my cloak, Sister Hilaria.
[they struggle on through the storm
Praise God! Look, Sister, look. Shelter.