|First Appearance:||Roomies! 18 December 1998|
Ruth took great inspiration from her father - which made it all the more disillusioning when she discovered that he was having an extramarital affair with Mrs. Billingsworth. Unsurprisingly, this led to divorce proceedings.
- If the Christmas strip is any indication, Ruth's mother got custody of the children after the divorce.
- No points for spotting the pun.