Third Watch

Season 5 Episode 16

Family Ties (1)

Aired Thursday 9:00 PM Feb 27, 2004 on NBC



  • Quotes

    • {into her tape recorder/voiceover}
      Breene: Paramedic Parker's breakdown left an immeasurable hole in the fabric of life in that firehouse. Mr. Parker seems to have become a sort of surrogate father for these employees and apparently helped them through difficulties encountered during and after 9/11. This role as father almost certainly contributed to his feeling that it was left to him to rectify what he saw as the closing of the 5-5 and therefore the destruction of his family.