This is the fifth episode of Season 1 and the fifth episode overall

Written by David Jacobs

Directed by David Moessinger

It aired in USA on 25 January 1980.


Lilimae Clements, Val's mother, turns up in Knots Landing to visit her daughter. Valene confronts her over being abandoned as a child as Lilimae pursued her music career. As ghosts from the past come back to haunt the mother and daughter, they begin to put the past to rest.

Main CastEdit

Ted Shackelford (Gary Ewing) 5 eps

Joan Van Ark (Valene Ewing) 5 eps

Michele Lee (Karen Fairgate) 5 eps

Don Murray (Sid Fairgate) 5 eps

John Pleshette (Richard Avery) 5 eps

Constance McCashin (Laura Avery) 5 eps

James Houghton (Kenny Ward) 2 ep

Kim Lankford (Ginger Ward) 2 ep

Claudia Lonow (Diana Fairgate) 5 eps

Steve Shaw (Eric Fairgate) 4 eps

Danny Gellis (Jason Avery) 2 ep

Guest StarsEdit

Julie Harris (Lilimae Clements)

Don Barry (Jeremiah Clemmons)

Carolyn Coates (Karen's Mother)

Herb Vigran (Cabbie)

Gail Landry (Ginger's Mother)

Kim Guenther (Laura at Age 12)

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