Air Date: 05.01.1991
Leap Date: 05.12.1971
The Face in the Mirror: Jesus Ortega
"Just think of someplace far away" is the advice Sam hears as he leaps into Jesus Ortega, a Cuban-American
being strapped into an electric chair. A last second stay of execution gives Sam just forty-eight hours to
either prove himself innocent or fulfill his mission so that he can leap before the Big Switch is pulled.
Written by: Deborah Pratt and Bill Bigelow & Donald P. Bellisario