Wuthering Heights is home to the Earnshaw family who, adopt an
orphan called Heathcliff. Catherine Earnshaw becomes great friends
with Heathcliff and they fall in love. But Catherine decides to
marry Edgar Linton since she feels it would degrade her to marry
Heathcliff. Desperate without his Catherine, Heathcliff runs away.
But when he returns a few years later a series of events starts to
destroy the relationship between the Lintons and the Earnshaws.