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5.7 million viewers were gathered in front of their screen when the lawyer Jocelyn Knight (played by actress Charlotte Rampling) and the editor Maggie Radcliffe (Carolyn Pickles) have passionately kissed.
The surprise was high because at no time, we would have imagined that these two characters were more than friends. Moreover, viewers actually felt a connection between the two characters, but thought they were sisters.
Despite the mention of Knight of a person from her past for which she had feelings, we were very far from imagining that it was Radcliffe before this scene:
The final episode will air next Monday.
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