Plans are being made for the New Year's break. Don, heading to Acapulco, makes a twenty-four hour stop in Los Angeles to visit with Anna, who's broken her leg which is in a cast. The two spend the day with Anna's grown niece, Stephanie. Alone with Stephanie at the end of the evening, Don tries to seduce her, but his seduction plans change when she gives him some sobering news. Don has to figure out what to do with the news before he leaves Los Angeles. Because of the news, Don changes his New Year's plans. Back in New York, Joan and Greg want to start a family, but have to find time when both are free. Lane denies her the two days she wants in January when Greg is off, after which she expects he will be headed to Vietnam at the completion of basic training. Lane's attempt to make it up to Joan which goes slightly awry and a mishap at home combined with the underlying stress of trying to find the time with Greg finally take their toll emotionally on Joan. And Lane was supposed to go ... Written by
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WILHELM SCREAM: About 38 minutes in, at the end of the theater scene. See more
Joan cuts her finger deeply during New Years Eve with Greg, requiring stitches. Yet 2-3 days later at the partners meeting, she has no bandage nor any sign of injury. See more
Sandra, everyone makes mistakes, but the fact that you're the kind of person who cannot accept blame is egregious.
I don't know what that means.
It means I can't believe I hired you.
References The Howdy Doody Show
Old Cape Cod
Written by Allan Jeffrey, Claire Rothrock and Milton Yakus
Performed by Patti Page
Courtesy of Mercury Nashville Records See more