Last night’s Poldark series finale ended on a rather depressing note.
The final part in BBC1’s hit eight-episode run saw Elizabeth, Demelza and baby Julia come down with the dreaded Putrid Throat. The former recovered, but Poldark’s little girl died from the deadly illness. Yet the unhappiness didn’t end there, with Ross being arrested for theft and murder as the episode came to a close.
It was enough to have Poldark’s loyal fans in tears…
[adds #poldark to the list of shows that have made me bawl]