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'Many households have already been thrown back into fuel poverty because of rising prices, this latest move by ScottishPower simply twists the knife.'
Well, that's what's in store for Susannah (Karen Drury) this week as Emily (Jennifer Ellison) twists the knife further and further into her dead dad's former lover.
And how subtly Aubert twists the knife of irony, opening the poem with the survivor's admiration for the martyrdom of one braver and more deeply wounded than himself: "man how we envied you."