They would deal with 'electrifying subjects, the war, the draft, riots, music, God, and godlessness'.The series opens with a shot of a church's steeple, and the words "Peyton Place" superimposed, with a tolling of church bells.I feel sorry for your parents for having a pig of a son like you.'Keep doing what you're doing because one day, you will remain silent.'Another extremist threatened to bash him for not refuting a suggestion that the Prophet Mohammad had a nine-year-old wife Aisha.'You coward dog.If I ever see you, I'm going to cave your dog head in,' he said.
On the same day, another man unconnected to the restaurant ambush wrote on Facebook about the sheikh: 'This dog needs a bullet in his head ASAP.'Daily Mail Australia has contacted the ABC for comment.The time setting was changed from the early 1940s (of the novel and film) to the present day, and the town's location, which had previously been unidentified, was established as being in the commonwealth of Massachusetts in the fourth episode.Some sensational plot lines from the novel (like incest) were replaced with less controversial themes (like teen pregnancy).and, because of the constant change in characters, confusing as well.The writers, already beginning work on what would be the final season, announced several new characters would be written into the show.Announcer Dick Tufeld announces "This is the continuing story of Peyton Place." The scene changes to scenes of the town square, a rolling brook, and a panoramic view of Peyton Place.