Homecomings and new beginnings cause these pioneers to reflect on how their lives have changed and what's still to come. In North Carolina, Tony and Amelia celebrate an anniversary while admiring the bounty of their garden and the hard work it represents. They get a visit from Thorn, who leaves Briar with them while he goes off to find medicine for his daughter's illness. In Georgia, Colbert's family visits the swamp and helps him start the foundation of his new cabin. And in California, Gabriel finally makes his way home to his fianc, Luna, bringing a fresh catch for both to enjoy.