Everyone is talking about how Bill is missing. Joe is unhappy with Carolyn because of her recent trip to Bangor to meet with Burke. Burke is determined to !nd out what happened to Bill. Burke shows up at Collinwood to talk with Roger, who isn’t home. Maggie asks her father about Bill, Burke, and Roger. He tells her to mind her own business, and in anger, spills paint on the portrait of Burke that he has been working on.
My name is Victoria Winters. A new fear has struck at Collinwood, a fear rooted in the disappearance of someone who's life has been involved with the family who lives in this great house. A fear that reaches down from Widows' Hill, and touches others.
After speaking with her father on the phone about Bill, Maggie remarks that everyone is looking for Malloy (Carolyn having looked for him earlier today), while Burke is wondering what happened to him. Joe comes in for a coffee on his way back from the post office errand of Episode #48 and asks about Malloy. Burke noses in and he and Joe chest-thump. Burke claims to be worried about Malloy because he's an old friend. Carolyn comes in because her car's in the shop for an hour (something with the carburetor) and is upset at Burke's surly greeting. Joe's upset that she's upset. Sam gets Burke as a visitor and Burke demands to know what Sam had to say at the Malloy meeting the night before. Sam speculates that Malloy left because he had nothing and is hiding. Joe and Carolyn argue about Burke's interest in Roger's interest in Bill Malloy's disappearance. Maggie leaves, upset over the whole mess. Joe tells Carolyn about David's crystal ball's prediction. After a half an hour of needling by Burke, Sam begins drinking again and speculates that Malloy just went fishing. Maggie comes home and remarks that Burke had canceled his sitting for to-day; she wonders why he's at the Evans cottage. Burke leaves 'to go fishing' (aka in search of Malloy). Carolyn's repairs are delayed. They kiss and make up Back at Collinwood after she gets a ride from him. Burke shows up to see Roger. Nobody knows where Roger is and Burke’s already tried the office. Carolyn offers to take a message. Sam dodges Maggie's questions about his knowledge of Bill Malloy's whereabouts. Sam believes everyone in the entire town is heading towards death.
Memorable quotes Edit
Maggie (to Sam): With you it's the same old story. You, Burke Devilin, and Roger Collins. Where are you all headed?
Sam: Towards death.
Dramatis personae Edit
- ← Mitchell Ryan as Burke Devlin →
- ← Nancy Barrett as Carolyn Stoddard →
- ← David Ford as Sam Evans →
- ← Joel Crothers as Joe Haskell →
- ← Kathryn Leigh Scott as Maggie Evans →
- ← Collinsport Inn customers → (uncredited)
Background information and notes Edit
- This might be the first time we see Maggie and Joe have a scene together.
- Burke warns Joe to search for all the dead bodies if he hopes to marry Carolyn and move into Collinwood.
- Carolyn and Joe kiss.