3x19 If I Were a Tree
First Aired: Apr. 18, 1993 on ABC
Summary: In this fairy tale episode, Ethyl tells Baby a story about a tree pusher Earl who was about to push down a spirit tree which switched his soul for him become a tree and the spirit tree to become Earl. When Roy brings Spirit home to the Sinclair family, he can't help to understand what has…
Main Characters in this Episode
Ethyl Phillups: [narrating the end of the story] There is a time when each of us shall return to the Earth, this was the tree's time, but it was nature that decided, nature, and not the dinosaur.
Ethyl Phillups: Why do you say that?
Baby: The tree pusher, he didn't learn anything, stupid!
Ethyl Phillups: But did YOU learn something?
Baby: [realization]... Yeah.