Rape charities have spoken out against the scene for "blurring the lines".
The scene was shown differently from in the book.
Even Aidan Turner in the bath could not lighten the mood.
Ross Poldark was fighting for his life at the Bodmin Assizes.
It was the battle of the Sunday night TV period dramas.
Fans are on tenterhooks for the return of the Cornish hero.
'That’s the worst thing about it. It was my bloody idea.'