This Life (2015– )
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Dark Retreat 

With Natalie's decision to switch the focus of her remaining columns to her illness and imminent death, she gets reaction from all sides. With it, she also comes to some conclusions about a... See full summary »

Director:

Paul Fox

Writers:

Rachel Langer (story editor), Joseph Kay | 5 more credits »

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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Torri Higginson ... Natalie Lawson
Lauren Lee Smith ... Maggie Lawson
Rick Roberts ... Matthew Lawson
Kristopher Turner ... Oliver Lawson
James Wotherspoon James Wotherspoon ... Caleb Lawson
Stephanie Janusauskas ... Emma Lawson-Crowley
Julia Scarlett Dan ... Romy Lawson-Crowley
Janet-Laine Green ... Janine Lawson
Peter MacNeill ... Gerald Lawson
Shawn Doyle ... Andrew Wallace
Rachael Crawford ... Danielle Berg
Marianne Farley ... Nicole Breen
Deena Aziz ... Dr. Norah Basra
Louis Ferreira ... David K. Crowley
Melissa O'Neil ... Sarah
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With Natalie's decision to switch the focus of her remaining columns to her illness and imminent death, she gets reaction from all sides. With it, she also comes to some conclusions about a question previously asked of her: "Do you want to die happy?" As such, she decides to go on an overnight retreat with Andrew, the nature of which she doesn't tell him until they get there. Natalie designates Emma as the head of household while she's away as Caleb has an engagement he would rather not miss, he not divulging to his mother that it is a date with D. Emma gets into situations which end up being over her head, but which may provide her with a clearer picture of certain aspects of life, while Romy is the one who makes a connection from the situation. Matthew's lies catch up to him, and he unexpectedly turns to the one person available for guidance. Maggie makes a decision about her relationship with Simon and Sarah. Oliver, still in Los Angeles, makes some decisions of his own about his ... Written by Huggo

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Connections

References The Big Sleep (1946) See more »

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Welcome to the House on Fire
Written by Final Flash
Performed by Final Flash
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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 December 2015 (Canada) See more »

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