Mary Carson, the owner of a large sheep ranch, becomes enamored of parish priest Ralph de Bricassart Â- even as he takes notice of Mary's niece Meggie Cleary. When Ralph does not return her ardor, Mary plots to influence his destiny even from the grave. Written by
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In the first episode when Mary gives the horse to Father Ralph after he won the horse race, you can see the shadow of the film crews head on the flank of Ralphs horse/leg. See more
Ralph de Bricassart
I haven't found it easy, anyway, to keep my vows... to forgo the love of a woman or of money or to be obedient. That's been the hardest for me, obedience. But I've learnt to obey. This place has taught me that.
Maybe I should become a priest. I'd qualify all right. No woman, no money and oh, do I obey!