The story of Claire Randall, a married combat nurse from 1945 who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743, where she is immediately thrown into an unknown world where her life is threatened. When she is forced to marry Jamie, a chivalrous and romantic young Scottish warrior, a passionate affair is ignited that tears Claire's heart between two vastly different men in two irreconcilable lives.
Aired 3 years ago - May 30, 2015
A desperate plan manages to free Jamie, but his wounds are more than just physical. At a nearby monastery, Claire attempts to save both Jamie's heart and soul, as his mind lingers on the torture.
Aired 3 years ago - May 16, 2015
Jamie awaits his death sentence at Wentworth Prison, while Claire and the Highlanders search for a rescue plan. When Jamie is visited by Black Jack, he realizes there is a fate worse than death.
Aired 3 years ago - May 09, 2015
Claire and Jenny set out to rescue Jamie from his redcoat captors. When Murtagh joins up, they turn to unorthodox tactics to send word to Jamie. When word finally arrives, the news isn't what anyone had hoped.
Aired 3 years ago - May 02, 2015
Jamie finds himself between a rock and a hard place when a redcoat deserter from his past resurfaces. Claire tends to a laboring Jenny while Jamie and Ian join The Watch, resulting in devastating consequences.
I thought yer husband was
intending to rob the place.
I do indeed.
But you weren't here,
now, were you, jamie mactavish?
That was silesia in '40.
I'm sure i must have.
No, i'm sure you didn't.
I'll need to see the smithy
in the morning.
All of ye.
He's got no problem
robbing and killing scots.
Jamie was only eight when we
lost willie to smallpox.
So's your bride.
They sleep for hours
at a time.
Only much bigger,
I look forward
to his visits...
More's the pity
if you lost it, then.
Go get the shovel.
It's a pet name.
I have a fair knowledge
And i could do with
a tall, strong scotsman
Jenny needs her husband
here with her.
If it wasn't for claire,
Listen, you will get
When are the chisholms
due to pass?
Wee jamie may favor ian,
Aired 3 years ago - Apr 25, 2015
Claire and Jamie are reunited and head to his family home, where old animosities between Jamie and his sister, Jenny, are rekindled.
Thousands of feet in the air, certainly.
and then leaving me to think you're dead,
This is between my brother and me.
Don't think anyone would ever
make that mistake, sassenach,
Whereabouts are ye from, Claire?
Well, since the laird's staying,
I'd hardly tiptoe in here as a boy,
and my brother, willie.
Didn't see him taken away.
Not a man, woman or child would
think about betraying Jamie
to have you back, my laird.
- What for?
- So you can enjoy yourself
Jamie, you reek.
Did ye not even consider
talking to me before
Had me send for Davy
McAndrews to fix the mill.
Mrs. Crook told me the
stupid fool had come up here.
It aches a wee bit
towards the end of the day.
She says... well, I dinna
ken exactly what she said,
She's a frachety woman with
too many bairns as it is.
as ye have done all yer life.
Aired 3 years ago - Apr 18, 2015
Claire and Geillis are on trial for witchcraft. Jamie manages to rescue Claire, but not before she discovers a secret about Geillis' past.
Aired 3 years ago - Apr 11, 2015
Jamie hopes the Duke of Sandringham can help remove the price on his head, while Claire works to save an abandoned child.
He visited here when I was 16 or so.
then speak it.
Oh, it's so lovely. I hate to dirty it.
especially in one so young as yourself.
Go on! On you go. I should be going.
So I can see.
To another man.
Ye could do a lot worse to me if ye wanted,
And you say it was a present from the Duke?
Claire, that's a fairy hill.
to think it's the changeling that died,
I have to try, Claire, for us...
is one of the finest
officers in the regiment.
that's scarcely inimical to
either of our reputations.
To petitions of complaint.
I will deal with the sodden
fool when he regains sobriety.
I know it's a coincidence,
a sad one, and nothing more.
with Captain Randall was
such common knowledge.
Ah, you saw them leave the house?
I'm not feeling blithe about it, myself,
with the disagreeable end of a pistol.
Aye, is yers stretched like
some crone's sagging teats?
Dear me. Oh, nothing to be alarmed about.
I do love her, and with just cause.
but ye will do it on yer home ground,
but not until I give my permission.
Geillis, this is no prank.
Aired 3 years ago - Apr 04, 2015
Jamie and the Highlanders rescue Claire from Black Jack Randall. Back at the castle, politics threaten to tear Clan MacKenzie apart and Jamie's scorned lover, Laoghaire, attempts to win him back.
I canna use Randall's name to clear my own.
Would you like your
husband to join us maybe?
I told you there was no
danger in me going along.
You do belong to me, and you are
my wife whether you like it or not.
armed with an empty
pistol and my bare hands.
Yeah, I'm not gonna tell it
if you're taking that tone.
Come to bed, Jamie.
Ye come from a place where
things are easier, I think.
It's my duty to attend to it.
- I said I was gonna punish you.
or I would never have had
such naive expectations.
Now that I have all three of
you weasels gathered together,
'Tis for the Jacobites, is it not?
That, I might remind ye, is a cause
more important than any clan or man.
knowing well enough that none in the
clan will support ye now as my successor.
Where does your loyalty lie between
the chief and the war chief, huh?
It's not like Colum's gonna
give Dougal back the gold.
to even consider uniting, while
Bonnie Prince Charlie lounges idly,
Bring my brother and Ned Gowan here.
and that I'd repaired my
relationship with Colum and Dougal.
And 'twas a gallant thing ye did,
To be the first and only one to have me.
Do ye wish to live separately?
Now, I dinna ken when, if
ever, we'll get back there.
Do you understand me?
Aired 4 years ago - Sep 27, 2014
Frank desperately searches for his missing wife, while Claire tries to come to terms with her new marriage. Claire is faced with an emotional quandry as a life-altering opportunity presents itself.
It suggests expectations that were unmet.
she probably wasn't taken against her will.
Well, my question, I
don't wish to, that is...
Said you came with news, [speaks Gaelic]
Thank you, thank you kindly, Hugh.
Fish and frogs for seven weeks?
No, thank you. Don't wait up.
And so the water-horse carries the builder
To dry them off, you mean?
and feeds on snails and water weeds
thinking all the while they
were slaking their thirst
Have you ever read Sherlock Holmes, Frank?
against assailants. Aye, Angus,
Just under the last rib,
just as he's finally
accepting that his wife
I'm not sure I take your meaning.
I'm going into shock.
The tracks lead back
over the ridgeno horses.
I don't remember riding away,
or even how long we rode.
This one I will keep, Claire.
[continues under revving engine]
of some personal business.
And suddenly, there it was...
No time to plan his interrogation.
a prominent and powerful
man who could protect him
You must be a very special officer indeed.
Aired 4 years ago - Sep 20, 2014
Claire and Jamie are thrown together in marriage, but as their emotional and physical relationship unfolds, deeper feelings arise. Claire is ultimately torn between two men in two very different times.
The marriage must be consummated right away
It was a distraction, to be sure,
I told you to stand back, ye coof ye!
Jamie, you're crushing me.
It's like the -- the water in a burn,
Claire's smile is just as sweet.
But I have three conditions.
I believe we have you outnumbered, Father.
1 Timothy, chapter 4,
Aye, the blade and the bow.
he was long on desire but a wee bit short on clink.
No, I-I told it to you exactly
I remember every moment, every second.
take, thee, Claire Elizabeth Beauchamp, to be my wedded wife,
"I give you my spirit...
no matter how pretty.
Oh, well, you're welcome.
Aired 4 years ago - Sep 13, 2014
Claire's unexpected meeting with a British general turns tense when Captain Jack Randall arrives. Claire finds herself alone with Randall - a dangerous man determined to uncover her secrets.
but for Dougal, it was
now enemy territory,
war chief to the Clan Mackenzie
and brother to its Laird.
there are parts in England,
Newcastle comes to mind...
If I stay here long enough,
I could become a laird.
I can see now I was wrong.
Dougal Mackenzie, war chief
of Clan Mackenzie is downstairs
Mrs. Beauchamp amongst the savages.
He was cradling his severed head, madam.
Dog me, that's a woman's view
for you if ever I heard one.
Yes, thank you, Captain.
I have read the reports.
in my last amputation,
but it seemed as though
It's the beautiful hand that wields it.
Otherwise he will never
hit the target he aims at.
Perhaps you haven't noticed,
who would rouge her nipples.
dressed in nothing
but your undergarments.
An officer of infantry.
I would be interested in your opinion.
voice support for that failure James,
If I take your meaning,
This time, I would
administer them myself.
And then something changed.
I find myself the watchman of a squalid,
You say that buried within
of Black Jack Randall.
Captain Randall, you
have my deepest gra...
She is a guest of Clan Mackenzie.
I look forward to our next meeting,
Did you plan on using that on me?
unless there is proof a
crime has been committed,
Aired 4 years ago - Sep 06, 2014
Claire joins the MacKenzie rent-collecting trip. To her horror, Dougal uses Jamie's scars to gain sympathy for the Jacobite cause. Claire recalls that a defining moment in Scottish history is fast approaching.
Aired 4 years ago - Aug 30, 2014
As the Castle prepares for The Gathering, Claire plots her escape. But after a dangerous encounter with a drunken Dougal and an unexpected run-in with Jamie, her plans are dashed.
Aired 4 years ago - Aug 23, 2014
Claire decides to use her medical skills to aid her escape from Castle Leoch - with Jamie's help, she tends to an ill child. During an evening's entertainment, a story gives Claire hope for her freedom.
promise that you'll return to me.
You're fair of eye and honeyed of tongue,
If I could get in Colum
and Dougal's good graces,
We're just following orders
keeping an eye on this one.
Folk hereabout call it the Black Kirk.
Do you sew as well as
physick, Mistress Beauchamp?
I don't understand a word,
to what he thinks are naught
Never doubted it.
As you say.
doesn't matter what name we put on them.
Are his symptoms similar
to that of the other boy?
Mrs. Baxter, he needs to be unbound
You ken how to obey a
man's orders for once.
and if I was being perfectly honest,
There's no mercy in his bible or his heart.
usually is with the Tanner's lads.
Yes, of course.
then how would you feel
I've reached a decision, Father Bain.
Wouldn't think things were so different.
Geillis, and for these.
You think demons were responsible?
Maybe defy the devil by
pissing on the stones.
was the oblivion promised
by Colum's rhenish.
"the stones seemed to say.
Aired 4 years ago - Aug 16, 2014
Claire is taken to meet the Laird. As suspicions about her grow, Claire befriends the mysterious Geillis Duncan. When the clan discover her medical skills, Claire goes from guest to prisoner.
Rupert, ye great fat fart,
I bandaged his shoulder,
were they not afraid of killing me.
Nor anyone else here,
You must get up now! Come along!
It's from France.
yet to make their secrets known...
Please extend my gratitude to your brother
I believe you know of him.
A tinker by the name of Sean Petrie,
Even some of their customs and
colloquialisms were familiar.
[utensils clinking, indistinct chatter]
Naught but a scratch, my dear.
having never been there myself.
To the east.
We'd had poor luck for a week and more
after I'd been flogged the second time.
You know, it's valuable information, that.
Ken, for a woman, you do ask
a fair amount of questions.
and to give Dougal's men nothing
when applied topically.
And given the state of
medicine in the 18th century,
I'm sore, but I'm nae really damaged.
as a healer yourself.
Aired 4 years ago - Aug 09, 2014
While on her honeymoon, WWII combat nurse Claire Randall is mysteriously transported back to 1743 Scotland, where she is kidnapped by a group of Highlanders - and meets an injured young man named Jamie.