“To save herself from feeling pain, now or in the future.
“She could forgive him – his dilemma is so credible and understandable – but she closes up the fortress gates. As she always has.”
Fans will have to wait and see what Arthur has been hiding and why Evelyn is so upset.
Could it be that Arthur is dying and he didn’t want to let Evelyn know he didn’t have long left?
Or, could he be seriously ill with the same disease someone else close to Evelyn suffered from bringing back heartbreaking memories?
Coronation Street continues Monday on ITV at 7.30pm and 8.30pm.