The weather matches the mood in the village as a huge storm strikes Ballykisangel. Niamh confronts Sean abut her feelings and Ambrose comes to an inevitable conclusion about their marriage. The coming storm has a strange effect on Eamon's dog and it disappears for a while. The storm severely damages Sean Dillon's newly renovated house and he decides to pack it in and return to England. The community rallies around to support him and he finally feels he is part of the community.
Did You Know?
One day every year the ants all come up out of the ground. Did you ever notice that?
Hundreds of them, and always on one particular day.