Gilbert Blythe

An intelligent young man who appreciates adventure, Gilbert has been working on a steamship for the past nine months. Still mourning his father, Gilbert enjoys the distraction of hard work and adventure. When he steps up and delivers a baby during a stop in Trinidad, Gilbert realizes he wants to become a doctor. After he returns to Avonlea with his good friend Sebastian, he becomes passionate about catching up in school and moving forward so he can achieve his goal. His relationship with Anne becomes more complicated this season.