Dark Interval - aka Hate Begins at Home Author:Joan Aiken She woke to terror. When Caroline woke to consciousness, she didn't know where she was. Then a name pricked at her memory. Beaumont -- a word from her childhood at the manor. Beaumont -- where the hopelessly mad were committed. A great, gloomy home for the living dead . . . — She was in Beaumont, then, lying on this bed, watched over by hard-... more »eyed nurses, visited by a doctor whose smile was belied by the icy indifference of his gaze.
Why was she here? How could she get out? And above all, where was the man she so desperately loved . . . the man who had claimed her body and destroyed her mind?