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When an old friend of Emily's, Rachel MacAlister ("Frances O'Connor"), arrives in Paterson's Ridge,with her infant son David, she tells Emily ("Sheryl Munks") that she is just seeking a diversion from boredom, as her new husband, wealthy banker Thomas MacAlister ("Shane Briant") is always too engrossed in his work to pay her much attention. It soon turns out however that she has been less than honest about the state of her marriage, and she admits to Emily that Thomas is a tyrant, and the marriage the result of a business agreement, drawn up between her father and husband to settle her father's debts. Matt ("Andrew Clarke") tries to help out a neighbour, Tyler Morgan ("Shane Feeney-Connor"), who has fallen on hard times, and pleads the rancher's case to his creditor, Herbert Elliott ("Greg Parker"). However, Herbert says that he cannot offer Tyler any more support, and the news that the bank intends to foreclose on his property tips Tyler almost over the edge. Montana ("Gabrielle ...