Sue has set her whole life surrounded by pickpockets although in the protection of Mrs Sucksby who imagines better things for Sue. When Ricard Rivers offers £3,000 for Sue to help him in a scam Mrs Sucksby cannot resist. Sue is to become the new maid of a rich young woman, Maud Lilly, and make Maud Lilly fall in love with Richard who will then commit her to an asylum and take her money. But just who is conning who?
Production Company: BBC
Year of Publication: 2005
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