"Tightly Knotted to a Similar String" is the fifth episode of Season 1 of CBC's Anne (2017) and the fifth episode of the series overall. It was written by Moira Walley-Beckett and directed by Patricia Rozema. It premiered on CBC on April 16, 2017.


Anne must deal with the inevitability of womanhood when she gets her first period. At the same time, Marilla and Matthew acclimatize to parenthood and revisit moments of their youth through Anne.






Director: Patricia Rozema
Writer: Moira Walley-Beckett


Behind the scenesEdit


Anne of Green Gables Wiki has 6 images from Tightly Knotted to a Similar String (view gallery).


Some of the following videos are geographically restricted to the viewers from Canada by the channel's owner, CBC. We are including them nonetheless.
Anne (Episode 5) - It's Anne vs02:04

Anne (Episode 5) - It's Anne vs. Gilbert in a Spelling Bee Competition (Canada Only)


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See alsoEdit

Anne episodes
Season 1
"Your Will Shall Decide Your Destiny" | "I Am No Bird, and No Net Ensnares Me" | "But What Is So Headstrong as Youth?"
"An Inward Treasure Born" | "Tightly Knotted to a Similar String" | "Remorse Is the Poison of Life"
"Wherever You Are Is My Home"

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