Wind at My Back (1996–2001)
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The Foolish Heart 

Valentine's Day 1936 is approaching and Max is directing this year's edition of the Valentine's Follies. Against this backdrop, romantic relationships are formed and broken. Toppy is not ... See full summary »

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May Bailey (credit only)
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Grace Bailey
Dylan Provencher ...
Hub Bailey
Tyrone Savage ...
Fat Bailey
James Carroll ...
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Toppy Bailey
Laura Bruneau ...
Honey Sutton
Bradie Whetham ...
Pritchard Flett
Robert Bockstael ...
Jim Flett
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Alice MacFarlane
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Ollie Jefferson
Sally Cahill ...
Marjorie Jefferson
Maggie Huculak ...
Lorna MacFarlane
Richard Blackburn ...
Don Allison ...
Dr. Richard Barlow
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Valentine's Day 1936 is approaching and Max is directing this year's edition of the Valentine's Follies. Against this backdrop, romantic relationships are formed and broken. Toppy is not feeling much in a romantic Valentine's mood as she has just returned from Toronto with her signed divorce papers in hand. Archie, however, has other ideas. He proposes to her that he, when appropriate, will ask her to marry him. Although she knew that he would eventually ask her, she was not prepared to actually hear the words. She is also not prepared for her encounter with Mother Attenborough, which not only threatens the unofficial proposal (to which Toppy did not really answer), but also Toppy and Archie's relationship altogether. Alice gives birth to a baby boy, who she names Jacob. She nor her family have the means to keep Jacob, and everyone, including Dr. Barlow and her mother, convinces her that she does need to give him away to a family that can take care of him. When that time comes, she ... Written by Huggo

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29 October 2000 (Canada)  »

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Archie Attenborough: We had a teacher named Dr. Turtle, but we always used to call him Dr. Tortoise. Ask me why.
Max Sutton: Why?
Archie Attenborough: Because he *tortoise* all he knew.
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After the Ball
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Words and music by Charles Harris
Performed by Kathryn Greenwood
Published by Charles K. Harris Publishing Company, Inc.
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