Traveller's Joy is a play by English writer and actor Arthur MacRae (1906-1962) . A woman on business in Stockholm finds she has spent all her money and cannot pay her hotel bill. She discovers that her ex-husband is also staying at the hotel - but he is very short of cash too. They approach another British couple at the hotel for help - but it turns out they are there on an illicit rendezvous and will not help.
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Translations and adaptations
A film based on the play was released in Sweden in 1950 .
Performance history in South Africa
Brooke 1978. 195-6.
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