Pregnancy symptoms hit both Laura and her mother Caroline. Caroline, after bearing four daughters, really wants a son. But when it turns out Caroline is not pregnant at all, but is beginning menopause, she sinks into a deep depression. Her husband and daughters desperately try to convince her that they love her for the person she is, not for the person she wanted to be. Finally, Charles proposes that he and Caroline renew their wedding vows. Written by
Did You Know?
While in the episode, Laura finds out from the doctor she is pregnant, and tells Almanzo. In real life, Laura thought she was really sick, with the flu. Almanzo suspected she was pregnant, and had to send for the doctor, after three days, because Laura had morning sickness so badly, she did not even get out of bed. See more
Of course, there's another big reason why she's happy.
Almanzo James Wilder
Because she's married to a very wonderful person.