The dialogue between Sgt. Kramer and Lt. Columbo over smoking (Kramer: "Thought you were gonna quit;" Columbo: "Not yet. No, not yet, Sergeant. Not yet") as Columbo figuratively rides off into the sunset (actually, rowing himself away toward a yacht club), is almost certainly a clever response directly aimed toward intense fan curiosity at the end of season five over Peter Falk returning to play Columbo in subsequent years. See more
Otis Swanson, a wealthy boat designer, created a beautiful yacht which he planned to name after his beloved young bride (Lisa S.). Rather than hire a professional sign-writer to emblazon her name in gorgeous script and gold leaf, he instead planned to add her name using crude, cardboard crate stencils. See more
Let the Lower Lights Be Burning
, lyrics by Philip Bliss is sung by man running a boat.
Brightly beams our Father's mercy
From His lighthouse evermore,
But to us He gives the keeping
Of the lights along the shore.
Let the lower lights be burning!
Send a gleam across the wave!
Some poor fainting, struggling seaman
You may rescue, you may save. See more