Ernest Manby (David Coon), a 63-year-old toy maker is found beaten to death. George Lusk (Michael Smiley) and the Whitechapel Vigilance Committee claim that 14-year-old Thomas Gower (Giacomo Mancini) is responsible. Reid's conscience is challenged by a radical lawyer Eagles (Hugh O'Conor), a friend and confidant of Reid's wife, and orphanage governess Deborah Goren (Lucy Cohu) and it leads to Gower being put under the protection of Reid. Jackson’s drinking and gambling have led to the loss of the ring that ties him and Long Susan to their American past. The two events lead to the death of Eagles and a dangerous task for Long Susan to recover the ring from a gambling den run by Carmichael (Joe Gilgun) who uses his vicious child gang to attack Miss Goren’s orphanage to kill Gower sheltering there with Reid and Drake, the location having been given up by Jackson when he and Long Susan are captured by Carmichael.

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1:1 I Need Light Dec 30, 2012
1:2 In My Protection Jan 6, 2013
1:3 The King Came Calling Jan 13, 2013
1:4 The Good of This City Jan 20, 2013
1:5 The Weight of One Man's Heart Jan 27, 2013
1:6 Tournament of Shadows Feb 3, 2013
1:7 A Man of My Company Feb 17, 2013
1:8 What Use Our Work? Feb 24, 2013

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