In 1912, a young woman leaves a privileged life to teach at an Appalachian school. Based on the novel by Catherine Marshall.

Season 2, Episode 2 The Sweetest Gift, Part 2

First Aired: November 24, 1994

Conclusion. Christy's mother (Dixie Carter) decrees that Christy must come home to aid in her father's recovery. Huddleston: Robert Foxworth. Dr. Brandt: John Malloy. Fairlight: Tess Harper. Billy: Richard Tyson. Creed: Clay Jeter. MacNeil: Stewart Finlay-McLennan. Miss Alice: Tyne Daly.