Political divides deepen as the referendum approaches. On voting day tempers flare and a scuffle breaks out. Torrential rains cause disastrous floods in the district. Rinaldo, Gina and Francesco flee the Agostini farmhouse and are swept away when their car falls into a pothole. As darkness falls Dawn and Jacko find them and all return to a relieved and joyous reunion at the pub as the weather begins to clear.