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Switched at Birth: Write A Lonely Soldier

Bay hears the news of a deadly crash in Afghanistan and gets nervous that Ty might be injured when she doesn't hear back from him within a few days. Emmett is jealous to learn that Bay has been emailing Ty while he's away, which puts some strain on their relationship. At the same time, Daphne starts to question her relationship with Wilke and asks that he start to learn some ASL. Daphne is confronted by a new guy at Carlton school, Travis, who questions her loyalty to the school and the program. But, when Daphne's complaints about Travis get him fired from his job at the school, she helps him get a job at John's car wash. Travis proves to be a problem there as well. And, the Kennish's lawyer, Craig, finds out that Kathryn gave the nurse some money which jeopardizes their entire case.

Source: ABC Family

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x19
Airdate: Tuesday February 28th, 2012

Alternate Airdates:

IE (TG4) Jun 14, 2014


Guest Stars
Austin ButlerAustin Butler
As Wilke
Carlease BurkeCarlease Burke
As Ms. Rose
Ryan LaneRyan Lane
As Travis
Sam PageSam Page
As Craig Tebbe

Blair RedfordBlair Redford
As Ty
Tom PooleTom Poole
As Car Wash Customer
Main Cast
Sean BerdySean Berdy
As Emmett Bledsoe
Lucas GrabeelLucas Grabeel
As Toby Kennish
Katie LeclercKatie Leclerc
As Daphne Vasquez
Vanessa MaranoVanessa Marano
As Bay Kennish
Constance MarieConstance Marie
As Regina Vasquez
D.W. MoffettD.W. Moffett
As John Kennish
Lea ThompsonLea Thompson
As Kathryn Kennish


The scene opens with Bay coming into the house to find Daphne and Regina watching the news report on a helicopter going down in Afghanistan. The helicopter was holding members of Ty’s division in it. Suddenly, Bay’s expression changes to a shocked look. Later, Emmett goes up to Daphne and says that she missed first bell. She tells him that she was watching the news about the helicopter crash. She is surprised that Bay didn’t tell him and he says that they are in a fight. He asks about it and she tells him to talk to Bay. Meanwhile, Craig says that Britia has run into some money recently and says that Angelo must have given her money. This means that Britia is not a credible witness and that they are going to have to either find a different way or hope the hospital doesn’t find out anything. Kathryn says that she was the one who gave her the money and says that they have to find a different way to proceed with this. Daphne practices when another Deaf kid named Travis comes up with the towel cart. She tells him that she has a towel and tosses it on the ground. He tells her to pick it up and then says that she thinks that she is better then everyone. She says that he doesn’t know what he is talking about and says that she came back to help the team. He says that someone is benched because of her returning. She leaves upset. ..

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