Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions
Opening Narration: As with most families everywhere, on Walton's Mountain we were faced with all kinds of troubles large and small, some growing out of personal weaknesses, others thrust on us by our changing world. Mostly when troubles struck we drew together, united against the common enemy, and came out of the struggle closer than before. But one year my family suffered a loss which rather than bringing us closer together, scattered us and threatened to destroy the fabric of our lives.
The German episode title is "Eine zerrissene Familie", meaning "A Family Torn".
While the family is outside watching the house burn if you look in the front door you can see a person moving about.