Amelia died peacefully, though suddenly, in her sleep in 2013. Pizzolato said (on Instagram) that a lot of stuff was cut from the finale for time, and this is one of the things that went. He also revealed that Hays and Amelia, after their talk at the bar in the 1990 timeline actually lived happily for almost two decades. "After some private security work, he went on to become Chief of Security at the University, where she had become the writing professor," he wrote. He added, "They never divorced. They had a happy 23 years after 1990".