Monday M*A*S*H Discussions offers fans the opportunity to offer their opinions on a wide variety of topics relating to M*A*S*H. Please share your thoughts and ideas in the comments section. My hope is these discussion posts will continue to elicit comments in the weeks and months after they’re initially published. Have a suggestion about something you think might be worth discussing? Let me know and maybe it will become my next Monday M*A*S*H Discussion topic.
Today’s topic is: Imagine an episode with only Potter.
A Man and His Horse
Last week, we discussed ideas for an episode in which Margaret is the only character (or the only character speaking English). Today, it’s time to ponder the possibilities of an episode featuring just Colonel Potter.
Personally, I think he’s the easiest character to imagine alone in an episode. Why? Because he has Sophie. Have Potter spend an entire day with Sophie, starting early in the morning. Maybe he’s frustrated about something and needs to clear his mind. Maybe he wants to find a private place to paint. Whatever the reason, having Potter ride away from the 4077th is a simple, believable way to isolate him from the other characters. And talking to his horse is a
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