Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman

Season 5 Episode 21

The Body Electric

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Aired Saturday 8:00 PM Apr 05, 1997 on CBS
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Preston is very excited when the poet Walt Whitman agrees to come to Preston's hotel to recover from his stroke. But when Dr. Mike treats him, she believes something else is wrong. She advises him to send for his comrade. The town soon becomes abuzz with a rumour that Whitman prefers the company of men. The town becomes hostile. Preston tries to send Walt away and cancels the poetry reading. Even Dr. Mike becomes a bit suspicious when Whitman and Brian spend some time together. But Sully helps Michaela to get over her predjudice and the poetry reading is held.

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Who was the Episode MVP ?

Donald Moffat

Donald Moffat

Walt Whitman

Guest Star

Steven Culp

Steven Culp

Peter Doyle

Guest Star

Brian Mullican

Brian Mullican

Gormley

Guest Star

Orson Bean

Orson Bean

Loren Bray

Recurring Role

William Shockley

William Shockley

Hank Lawson

Recurring Role

Frank Collison

Frank Collison

Horace Bing

Recurring Role

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