Fifty years earlier Margaret O’Connell and her younger sister Cathleen suffer through the famine and the subsequent worst snowstorm in Ireland’s history. When all attempts and appeals to friends, neighbors and God fall upon deaf ears, Margaret calls upon the devil for assistance. The promissory note guaranteeing the commitment of her soul to perdition grants Margaret and Cathleen five more decades of survival and togetherness.

On the day the fifty years’ agreement comes due, Fergus Byrne arrives to collect payment of Margaret’s soul…

Jeremiah Barr – Director
Robert Tobin – Fergus Byrne
Barbara Button – Margaret O’Connell
Debra Rodkin –  Cathleen O’Connell