Six members of a group of young people on an initiative test are lost in a storm. They find what appears to be an abandoned country house where they take shelter. However, one room of the house is well lit and has a roaring fire. On a table are gloves, an empty champagne glass, a half-smoked cigar and a dance program. Everyone is uneasy about this strange room and the bleak, stormy night,everyone except Truepenny who is the only one able to feel any heat from the fire and witness what is happening in this room from the past. Slowly he draws in Clegg as the two of them take on the personas of those belonging in this house. "This room was waiting... in the winter of 1917. For them." "But we're not in 1917." "Are you so sure?" One int. set.