Anne with an E Wiki

Tightly Knotted to a Similar String is the fifth episode of the first season of Anne, originally aired on CBC on April 16, 2017.

Plot synopsis

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.




  • Janet Porter as Mrs. Andrews
  • Philip Williams as Thomas Lynde
  • Jacob Horsley as Charlie Sloane
  • Jacob Ursomarzo as Moody Spurgeon
  • Kyle Meagher as Billy's Pal #1
  • Daimen Landori-Hoffman as Billy's Pal #2
  • Catherine McNally as Mrs. Kincannon
  • Nicolette Pearse as Vandeuse
  • Stephen Jackson as Cobbler
  • Shannon McDonough as Cobbler's Wife
  • Gabriel Grennan as Young Matthew
  • Anna Bartlam as Young Jeannie
  • Kira Gelineau as Jeannie's Friend


Promotional Videos

Notes and Trivia

  • The title of this episode is a phrase from the twenty-third chapter of Jane Eyre, a novel by Charlotte Brontë.