A church-based women’s group meets online to discuss the inspiring words from 1 Corinthians 13, that love ‘always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres’. The reality may not be so easy. One woman has a partner suffering from dementia, another is separated by distance, a third has issues she is not willing to discuss, and it gradually emerges that the fourth may be subject to her husband’s coercive control. 4 women.