Liz's departure is not explained at all. She simply disappears and is never mentioned again.
Guest Bruce Gray, who play attorney David Stanley in this episode, played two different roles in previous seasons. In Episode 87, he played Dr. Crosby and in Episode 323, he played Richard Mertz.
Howard Keel (Clayton) & Cathy Podewell (Cally) do not appear in this episode.
Barbara Stock (Liz) makes her final appearance in this episode but she appears in the opening credits for the remainder of the season.
The title of this episode is an allusion to the nursery rhyme, Rock-a-bye, Baby, which includes the line, "When the wind blows, the cradle will rock... "