Beth is wary of Randall's plan to drive to Memphis with William, his hometown where many of his, and thus by association Randall's surviving biological relatives still live. Beth's concern is solely because of Randall's nervous breakdown happening one week ago and he only having been out of the hospital for five days. But the trip is a go on the okay by Randall's psychiatrist. With biological father and son alone on the drive, their differences - William being carefree whereas Randall is regimented - may be highlighted. Beyond Randall meeting the family he never knew, he will find that William has some very specific things he needs to do on this trip, Memphis where he has not been in approximately forty years. Due to the reasons behind some of the things he needs to do, William may find that his homecoming is not all heartwarming, mostly around not why he left Memphis for Pittsburgh, but rather he having abandoned his responsibilities in Memphis. Randall will also discover that ...
Did You Know?
In the motel that Randall and William stay at, Randall makes the bed. When William questions this, Randall replies with "Well I guess thats one less thing for someone else to do." But in reality, the sheets in any motel would have to be stripped and washed after each guest, so his task is pointless. See more
In one of the earlier episodes, William said that his father taught him to play the piano. In this episode, however, William's father dies when William is just a baby. See more
This is where I used to live with my mother.
Just the two of you?
Always just the two of us, yeah. Looks different.
Well, forty plus years will do that.
We Can Always Come Back to This
Performed by Hannah Miller See more