The Return of Joanna

Location

Fore Street, Troy (Fowey).

Summary

The religious daughters of Admiral Lefanu, Susan aged 85 and Charlotte aged 76, have a younger step-sister called Joanna. The step-sister had eloped 20 years before to become an actress. Through lack of employment she and her husband are reduced to being street musicians. Their only child dies. Joanna returns to visit the spinsters in their relative affluence but is unrepentant.