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Diana is torn between two men, Dr. In 1973, Audrey marries alcoholic Dr. Phil Brewer in an attempt to break up Peter and Diana Taylor. Augusta is pregnant with Peter’s child. Jessie Brewer is put on trial. She is acquitted and Augusta is sent to prison and gives her son up for adoption.
1976, stating, “If malpractice is this dull, it is worth insuring against,” noting the serial’s saving grace was Dr. When he objected to a planned storyline that called for the virtuous Dr. David Hamilton, Marland was challenged to come up with a better idea. This torrid affair culminated in Laura killing her older lover after discovering that he was only using her to get back at her mother.
This storyline was successful and as a result, Laura became a major focus of the show. 13 weeks to increase ratings. 1988, looking back on the wedding of Luke and Laura. Luke Spencer and Laura Webber would eventually become the most popular storyline in soap opera history. 17, 1981 wedding was watched by about 30 million viewers, setting a record for the highest-rated episode of a soap opera in American television history. Rumors circulated that the wedding was not planned until Taylor asked for them to be married as part of her appearance, confirmed by head writer Pat Falken Smith as she left the series.
Luke and Laura’s relationship was not without some controversy, as Luke had raped her in 1979. Laura was traumatized and went to counseling, and eventually forgave Luke. On T shirts, umbrellas, potholders, even nightgowns, Puzzles, Piggy banks. Pat Falken Smith was also upset over the work done during her three-month absence during the writer’s strike earlier in the year, claiming the Ice Princess storyline written while she was gone was, “the most convoluted, insipid, insane crappy idea in the world. It should be noted that during summer 1981, GH was averaging 14 million viewers per episode.