This is the second time the character Diane Shields has been on the show. The first was in Homecoming.
This is the first time someone comes to Melinda about a ghost.
Melinda (after finishing a topic with Jim): Although, that wind was warm and so creepy.
Jim: What do you think it means?
Melinda: I wish I knew.
Melinda: What if it's me? Think about it, I haven't seen one ghost since the accident. Not even in the hospital. What if the ghosts are really here, right in front of me, and I just can't see them anymore?
Andrea: You have a very interesting definition of half day.
Melinda: Well I had to entertain my mother for an hour. Then I needed an hour to come down from it, and yet another wistful hour trying to figure out why she couldn't be this happy when I was thirteen.
Andrea: Well, better late than never.
Melinda: True, see you tomorrow.
Andrea: Half day.
Melinda: Ya, ya.
Caitlin: Why don't you just face the fact they're not out there? There's nothing out there but nightmares and bad memories.
Melinda: Jim seems relieved though.
Andrea: Maybe he's happy you're alive.
Andrea: How do you think this happened?
Melinda: The accident, I guess. Some people lose their sense of smell, I lose my gift.
Melinda (points to Mr. Keeler who was outside his shop): You know who that is? Thats Mr. Keeler, Gary's boss.
Jim: Oh, ya. The guy with the hex on him.
Melinda: He doesn't really have a hex on him.
(corbel from building falls inches away from Mr. Keeler)
Melinda: When I go back to work tomorrow...
Jim: Oh no, no going back to work, you just got out of the hospital.
Melinda: I'm fine. Besides, the week I was in the hospital was the most boring month of my life.
Jim: Boredom is underrated.
Melinda: Boredom is boring, and you can't stop me, so don't even try.
Jim: Three days a week
Jim: Half days. That's my final offer.
Melinda: Or what?
Jim: Or I will withhold my husbandly attention.
Melinda: You don't mean that.
Jim: Give me strength.
Melinda: You don't mean that. All right, fine. Half days.
Jim: Ah, she gave in to my superior will.
Melinda: Yeah, but my first half day starts today.
Melinda (about her mom): What is with her?
Jim: I don't know.
Melinda: She's so cheerful. What happened to the woman who couldn't bare to hear about ghosts? She is freaking me out.
Melinda: Where's Homer?
Melinda's Mom: Homer? Who's Homer?
Melinda: He's our dog.
Jim: Sort of.
Melinda: Actually, he's a ghost dog.
Melinda's Mom: A ghost dog, how cute.
Melinda: Guys, this is ridiculous. I rested for a week in the hospital, I'm fine.
Jim: Oh ya, really? What happened the night you fell? Do you remember?
Melinda: Not exactly.
Ghost Family: You, you're the one who can see us.
Melinda: Do I know you?
Melinda: I want to meet the guy that has you looking like this.
Andrea: Like what?
Melinda: Like, you describe the gold ring on the merry-go-round.
Melinda: I have told you a thousand times. I am not telling your boss his dead employee put a hex on him. First of all, there's no such thing!
Gary, the Ghost: He doesn't know that!
Anne Archer (Beth) received the "And" credit.
International Air Dates:
Denmark: June 1, 2006 on Kanal 4
Turkey: January 28, 2007 on CNBC-e
The song playing in the antiques store when Andrea and Melinda are talking about the ghost, is Jennifer Love Hewitt's own song "Barenaked".
The song played towards the end of this episode is "The Voice Within" by Christina Aguilera. It is from the album "Stripped".
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