#3 The Parting
Work forces John to be away for extended periods, causing Olivia concern and ruining her health. Erin notices her mother’s hands feel hot. Olivia brushes it off, but realizes something is not right. While with John on a surprise vacation, Olivia begins to feel weak and visits a doctor. Medical tests reveal early stage tuberculosis. Olivia is stunned, and shocked to learn she’ll have to leave Waltons Mountain.