Emily Locke

{{Infobox Character
=Emily Locke
=15 October 1940
=Los Angeles, California, USA
=Emily Annabeth Locke
=Swoosie Kurtz
=Holland Roden (age 15)
=Mrs. Locke - Mother
''John Locke'' - Son
Bea Jones - Aunt
''Anthony Cooper'' - ex-lover
Unknown ex-husband =John Locke's mother =Character appearances=Character appearances}} '''Emily Annabeth Locke''' is the biological mother of John Locke. ==Synopsis== ===As a teenager=== {{I=Grandmalocke.jpg=left=180=Emily gets ready to see her Anthony Cooper. {{crossref}}}} On May 30th 1956, at the age of fifteen, Emily was hit by a car on her way to visit Anthony Cooper she was dating, whom Mrs. Locke disapproved of because he was twice her age. While rushing to the ER, she told a ER nurse (Cabin Fever). She soon gave birth to her baby, whom she adamantly named John. Because he was born so prematurely, the infant had to be kept in isolation for the sake of his health. After he miracles regained his health, the nurse allowed Emily to hold John for the first time. Emily exclaimed, "I can't do this!" and ran out of the room. As Emily's mother asked the nurse about the possibility of adoption, the nurse noticed Richard Alpert looking through the window. She asked Mrs. Locke who he was, but Mrs. Locke said she didn't know. {{Crossref}} {{I=YoungEmily.jpg=right=180=Emily giving birth to John Locke. {{crossref}}}} ===Reunion with John=== Later in life, Emily was admitted several times to the Santa Rosa Mental Health Institute for a treatable type of schizophrenia. She became addicted to drugs; however, it is unknown if the addiction was related to her treatment. {{Crossref}} {{I=Emilylocke.jpg=left=180=Emily tells John Locke that he was "immaculately conceived." {{crossref}}}}About ten years prior to the crash of Flight 815, Anthony Cooper used Emily as part of a con to get John to donate his kidney to him, after his own kidney had failed. During the ploy, she told her son that he was very Regularly_spoken_phrases#.22Special.22, and that he had no father because he was "immaculately conceived." After Cooper had successfully stolen John's kidney, Emily later revealed Cooper's betrayal, apologizing and telling Locke that she participated in the con for money. {{Crossref}} ==Additional casting== Teenage Emily was portrayed by Holland Roden in {{ep}}. The casting call referred to the part as '''''Teenage girl.''' Plays as 16, Caucasian, red hair (or willing to dye hair red). Emotional, prone to dramatic gestures, passionately in love, and fights with her Mom about it. Nice Co-star.'' http//spoilerslost.blogspot.com/2008/03/episode-411-casting-call.html == Admission forms == {{I=annabeth.jpg=180=right=Emily Annabeth Locke's admissions file at Santa Rosa Mental Health Institute {{crossref}}}} From the SRMI admissions forms shown in {{ep}}, the following facts are revealed about Emily Locke *She selected "D" (for "Divorced") for "Marital Status". *She has an aunt named Bea Jones. *She has "manic disorder". *She lived at 2448 Greenwood Avenue in Los Angeles as of 1990. *Her prescriptions are at Skadden's Pharmacy, the same fictional Los Angeles pharmacy where Jack got his clonazepam prescription. {{crossref}} {{brclear}} == Trivia == * ''Emily'' is of Latin origin, and its meaning is "industrious, striving", or "rival, emulating". http//babynamesworld.parentsconnect.com/meaning_of_Emily.html * Emily is also the name of Ben's Emily Linus, who also gave birth prematurely. * The http//spoilerslost.blogspot.com/2008/03/episode-411-casting-call.html casting call and http//abc.go.com/primetime/lost/index?pn=recap=46481&d=101648 ABC episode recap describe Emily Locke as 16 years old. However, the Santa Rosa Mental Health Institute admission form in {{ep}} shows a birth date of October 15, 1940, making her 15 years old at the time of John's birth (May 30, 1956). {{brclear}} {{Nav-Locke}} {{DEFAULTSORTLocke, Emily Annabeth}} arإميلي لوك deEmily Annabeth Locke esEmily Locke frEmily Annabeth Locke itEmily Annabeth Locke nlEmily Annabeth Locke plEmily Locke ptEmily Annabeth Locke ruЭмили Локк CategoryCharacters CategorySeason 1 characters CategorySeason 4 characters CategoryWives CategoryMothers, Emily Annabeth CategorySanta Rosa Mental Health Institute Patients, Emily Annabeth CategoryFlashback Characters, Emily Annabeth CategoryLocke's flashback characters