House of the Waiting Family
Ep. 17
Series Fullmetal Alchemist (anime)
Episode number 17
Title House of the Waiting Family
Japan airdate January 31th, 2004
U.S.A. airdate March 5th, 2005
Language English/Japanese
Subtitles English
Preceded by That Which Is Lost
Followed by Marcoh's Notes
This article is about the episode from the original Fullmetal Alchemist anime series. For the similarly titled manga chapter, see Chapter 9: A Home with a Family Waiting. For the similarly titled episode of Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, see Episode 6: Road of Hope (2009 series).


In Resembool for the first time in years, Edward and Alphonse sift through the ashes of their childhood. With memories fading and graves long grown-over, both must redefine their view of family and home.

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