Olivia wants this Christmas to be the best ever. Everything seems to happen to prevent this.
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This episode takes place in December 1937. See more
[narration as John 'John Boy' Walton, Jr. reading from his journal
On Waltons Mountain every Christmas was memorable. Each New Year held some special surprise or delight that set it apart. But I think the one we all remember most fondly was what was planned to be our mother's best Christmas. It began with the quickening sense of wonder and astonishment that always accompanied the first snowfall.
I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day
Words by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Tune "Illsley" by John Bishop (1665-1737)
Sung by cast in closing scene, accompanied by Jon Walmsley See more