In the aftermath of Pat's funeral, Jack has grown further and further from his family - and closer to breaking point. Tom offers to give Janie a lift to the train station. Tom says to Jack he did not come for him but for Jackie, Sandie and Pat. Tom says a cutting remark to Jack about his marriage to Pat and Jack takes umbrage. Tom gets in the car with Janie and drives away. Jack reaches breaking point as he abandons the tractor in a field and goes wandering, experiencing flashbacks of Pat's crash.
- Final appearance of Lesley Duff as Janie Harker.
- Last appearance of Tom Merrick until 27th January 1988.
- This episode features an appearance of Helen Weir as Pat Sugden in a flashback showing extra footage of Pat's car crash. Helen Weir was uncredited for the appearance.
- The end credits were shown over an image of Jack Sugden walking through a field.
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