Mr. Edwards arrives back to Walnut Grove harboring some disturbing secrets, namely that his marriage was ruined because of his alcoholism. His inability to stay off the bottle nearly destroys his cherished friendship with Charles when he causes an accident that nearly kills Albert. Charles tells Mr. Edwards to leave Walnut Grove and not come back, leaving Almanzo and Laura as his last hope. Written by
Brian Rathjen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
Oleson's Mercantile closes at 2 o'clock in the afternoon on Saturdays. See more
When Mr. Edwards first shows up in Walnut Grove, he goes to the mill to meet Charles and Almanzo. A jet contrail is clearly visible in the sky in the background. See more
Why didn't Isaiah take him to a doctor in Sleepy Eye?
Because he was drunk. Because he was drunk and he panicked.