The Four Seasons,” takes place in the Ligurian coast between Ventimiglia and Bordighera, Italy, where a young girl named Carmela was sent to help the Unwin family take care of their children. The Unwin’s had a house, a printing establishment, furniture, a garden, a car and were living right by the sea.
The Unwin's are a kind family, which consists of Mr. Unwin, Mrs. Unwin and their young twin daughters, Tessa and Clare. Mr. Unwin was a workaholic; he owned a small printing press and also worked as a real-estate agent. Mr. Unwin is also kind-hearted, because when Carmela's younger brother came to the backdoor to beg for food, Mr. Unwin gave it to him. Mrs. Unwin is trustful, she showed Carmela where she hid her sapphires, diamonds and emeralds. Mrs. Unwin enjoyed Carmela's company, because she would cook with her and have conversations with her. She always tried to teach Carmela new things.
Carmela was very clever; she kept the fact that she understood English ...