Nora decides to go away with Karl for Christmas, leading to Kitty and Kevin warring over who hosts the family celebrations. Saul bumps into an old flame who may have been responsible for giving him HIV and Sarah becomes depressed as her kids are away with Joe and Luc is away with work.
|Dave Annable||Justin Walker|
|Sally Field||Nora Walker|
|Calista Flockhart||Kitty McCallister|
|Rachel Griffiths||Sarah Walker|
|Luke Macfarlane||Scotty Wandell|
|Gilles Marini (credit)||Luc Laurent|
|Matthew Rhys||Kevin Walker|
|Ron Rifkin||Saul Holden|
|Patricia Wettig||Holly Harper|
|John Terry||Dr. Karl West|
|Ryan Devlin||Seth Whitley|
|Richard Chamberlain||Jonathan Byrold|
|Brandi Burkhardt||Kevin's Wife|
|Mark Ricks||Evan McCallister|
The episode was made available on the Brothers & Sisters: The Complete Fifth Season DVD set in 2011.