In their escape from New York, Martin and Jake pass through Martin's old stomping grounds of the Willamette Valley in Oregon. Although he has no intention of stopping in his old home town of McMinnville, Martin is forced to stop and stay because of car problems in part initiated by Jake. Old memories die hard as a story that he wrote at the beginning of his reporting career twenty years ago created some hard feelings amongst the townsfolk, many who do not welcome him back. One person who does welcome him is Henry Williams, the editor of the local newspaper and Martin's mentor who sees Martin's time at the newspaper as its glory years. Someone who provides a more reserved welcome is Martin's old girlfriend, Beth Cooper née Young, who now works for Henry. Shortly after Martin's arrival, Henry goes missing with evidence pointing to someone trying to kill him. Martin is pretty sure that it has to do with whatever the latest story on which Henry is working. As Martin reads through Henry's ...
Did You Know?
At the end of the episode when Martin is saying goodbye to Beth in front of her house, the house number is 4252. 4+2=6 and 5+2=7. 67 is the reoccurring number in this episode. See more
At the start of the episode, when the tire pressure alarm goes off in Martin's Hyundai,the odometer is at 46 miles. Martin was given the car by Randy back in New York and he drove from there to Willamette Valley, Oregon where this episode takes place. It should have at least 2900 miles by now. See more
The point when all things are possible; the moment when a choice was made or an action taken; the breath inhaled before a first step forward. And the most lasting chain reactions that are started by those moments. And actions and choices are always the ones that are started by love.