"Perspective" is the ninth episode of Season 1 of ABC's A Million Little Things. It was written by DJ Nash & Jonathan Caren, and directed by Chris Koch. It is the ninth episode of the series overall, and premiered on December 5, 2018.


Gary has trouble dealing with Maggie's life-changing decision, which takes him back to when Jon was there for him during his chemo treatments; Rome finally opens up to his dad about his internal struggles; and Katherine battles balancing being a working mother without Eddie.[2]



  • The episode takes place the day after "Fight or Flight".
    • It also takes place seven weeks after Jon's death in "Pilot".



Gallery of photographic stills used to promote the episode.


  1. UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Wednesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 12.5.2018, by Mitch Metcalf, (December 6, 2018)
  2. A Million LIttle Things: perspective (12/5), by ABC, (November 19, 2018)
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