Traveling Charles Ingalls struggles with a broken wagon wheel and bad weather trying to get home in time to celebrate his wedding anniversary while, back in Plum Creek, waiting wife Caroline tries to keep worry at bay by entertaining their daughters with the tale of another time she was kept waiting and how she and their father first met. Written by
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While Caroline's father is not shown in the flashbacks, it could be the possibility that at the time, her biological father had died, and her mother had not remarried yet. See more
At the end of the episode, Caroline puts on her dressing gown to go outside to meet Charles. You can clearly see heavy rain through the bedroom window, but when she goes outside, there's no rain and everything appears dry. See more
Charles never said a word to me, but his brother did. And I'm telling you that if I ever hear from anyone that you've laid a finger on him without justification, I will personally come to your school and thrash you in front of your entire class. Do I make myself clear?