By chance, Don McKie's mother is admitted to the hospital after an accident on the farm. Jane starts her new role facing her biggest challenges yet - meeting her boyfriend's mother in unusual circumstances, and dealing with the stern Sister Maitland.
Ward B2, the orthopaedic ward, is home to a lively cast of characters with their own stories to tell - some funny, others sad.
Meanwhile, Don's sister, Rhona, falls for an older surgeon. Is it true love, or will it all end in tears? And what of the future for Jane and Don?
A Sister’s Life is a touching and nostalgic trip to a bygone age.