- April Moves Out: As we know, Elly likes to spend a lot of her time insisting that if she didn't have people racing around underfoot, her life would be a lot sweeter than it is now. The problem with that is that when her kids do leave the nest, she's able to step back far enough to realize how empty her life is without her family around to keep her on her toes. This tells me that when April splits for the wilds of Calgary, Alberta, Elly's response might be to wish that she had what she wanted to throw away.
- April's Kids Drive HER Nuts Too: One of the things that Elly likes about her adult children is that having modelled her bad behaviour, watching them make the same mistakes she does makes her feel right. If April asks 'Did I ever thank you?'. Elly might start to finally feel good about having more kids
than her folks didshe was supposed to.
- The Rest Is Silence: Elly appears to have wasted a lot of time the same way Lynn did by expecting an apology from her mother about the way she was treated. Given her being the same sort of person, she might die never having admitted that she was wrong to treat April like a threat because not even the approach of death will coax an apology out of her. The only sign that she wasn't totally against the idea of a third kid is an self-serving almost-apology in her will in which April is forced to accept something stupid in order for everyone to agree that old feuds die with old idiots.
- Not Even Death Will Stop Me!: Elly leaves April with nothing because she takes being humiliated about the Kortney situation personally.
April and four destinies.
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