Christmas Eve: Hazel and Aaron are gutted when they go to collect Jackson and the doctor informs them that there’s been a slight complication and he needs to stay overnight. At the hospital, it’s getting late and Jackson’s surprised when Aaron arrives, telling him he wasn’t going to let him spend Christmas Eve alone. As they watch a DVD on Jackson’s bed, there’s a tender but bittersweet moment of closeness between them.
Christmas Day: Aaron and Hazel are both excited as they finally take Jackson home. In Dale Head, Jackson is both sobered and impressed to see his new living arrangements. Later, Aaron hopes he’s had a good day and Jackson tells him that he genuinely couldn’t think of anywhere he’d rather be.