In the series finale, Kate's happiness over her engagement and reunion with her mother is overshadowed by the investigation into her father's death; at the same time, Gladys receives an unexpected offer from Clifford. Elsewhere, Lorna is faced with some serious decisions; and Betty makes a grand romantic gesture.
Gladys feels conflicted, having to choose between her patriotic duty and her girlfriends; Lorna has difficulty adjusting to changes in her family's dynamic; and Marco doesn't know where to turn after learning he has put his faith in the wrong people.
Lorna takes dance lessons and becomes smitten with her instructor; Kate and Ivan explore the terms of their engagement; Vera misconstrues Gladys showing interest in Marco as a budding romance; and Marco's mother is wrongfully accused of stealing from Witham Foods.
A female journalist shines a light on the wage gap between men and women at the factory; at the same time, Gladys has an encounter with Clifford; and Kate has a tough choice to make when she's offered a singing job at a burlesque show.
Gladys spends a night out with the ladies dealing with unwanted attention from a mystery man and an inquisitive redhead. Elsewhere, Lorna persuades Kate to volunteer with her at the hospital where Shelia works; and Betty's budding relationship intensifies.
An unexpected guest turns Lorna's dinner party into a nightmare. Meanwhile, Gladys distracts herself from thinking about James with a game of cards; and Betty has difficulty coming to terms with her past.
Gladys travels with Marco and his mother to an internment camp in hopes of aiding Marco's detained father, while Lorna focuses her energy on impressing the girls at the factory. Elsewhere, Betty and Kate attend services at Leon's church; and Vera discovers the perks of being helpful to soldiers.
Season 2 begins with Gladys organizing a fund-raiser to help Canadian POWs after she hears a Chinese-American man talk about the horrors of war. Also: Bob and Marco learn the truth about Lorna's pregnancy; and Betty has mixed feelings about an old friend who resurfaces.