A drama from Britain about the growing bond of affection between a lonely woman and her 85-year-old still vigorous-minded aunt. Etta Marsha, now a widow and having no other family to turn to, visits her mother's elderly sister, whom she has not seen in many years. She finds her aunt in the care of a mean-tempered housekeeper and abandoned by her son and his family. Etta is determined to take on the resonsibility of caring for her aunt. Surprisingly, under Etta's patient concern and attention, her Aunt M begins to bloom.
From being a seemingly senile old woman, her Aunt M emerges as a vital human being who takes on a new interest in the world around her. Broadcast as a segment of the "Great Performances" series.