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|Episode 1||as ridiculously simple as that -- a lost letter...|
Lionel Hardcastle meets Jean Pargetter, a woman he loved and lost track of during the Korean War.
|Episode 2||ghosts -- everywhere you look -- ghosts...|
Lionel and Jean get reacquainted. He invites her to a party given by his agent, Alistair Deacon.
|Episode 3||all the old somewhat familiar places...|
Lionel and Jean travel to their old haunts including the hotel where they first made love.
|Episode 4||the elephant-killer and his "chum", denise... |
Jean "surprises" Lionel at Norwich where Lionel is lecturing. Lionel is staying at the home of a woman with whom he has been having a casual affair. He brings her to the lecture.
|Episode 5||age cannot wither her... |
Alistair is infatuated with Jean. Meanwhile Jean's daughter, Judith, becomes infatuated with Lionel.
|Episode 6||alistair and jean and lionel and judith... |
When balloons and gorillagrams don't work, the mismatched lovers go on a picnic by the river.
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|Episode 1 (#7)||chutzpah, pizzazz and a pot of china tea...|
Lionel poses for the cover of his book. He is made to appear a bit more rugged than he is.
|Episode 2 (#8)||it's going to be a long, long weekend...|
Jean and Lionel find themselves with a weekend all to themselves, which frightens Jean. She tries her best to discourage Lionel from visiting and his suspicions are aroused.
|Episode 3 (#9)||sunday in the country with daddy... |
Lionel and Jean travel to Hampshire to meet his father, Rocky, who gives them surprising news.
|Episode 4 (#10)||why publish a book that no-one will buy... |
Lionel buys new clothes for the book tour & learns the real reason behind Alistair's attempts to help him.
|Episode 5 (#11)||should we smile in the morning... |
Jean and Lionel spend the weekend at the home of her former in-laws, Penny and Stephen. Circumstances put them in the same bedroom and make the situation awkward.
|Episode 6 (#12)||real women don't go on freebies... |
When Lionel and Jean return from Hampshire, everyone suspects that the status of things has changed. Jean is insulted when Lionel invites her on a cruise he got for free.
|Episode 7 (#13)||who's pooh and what does she have to do with kenya... |
Lionel goes to an unsuccessful book-signing and Alistair has an idea to promote the book.
|Episode 1 (#14)||we'll always have what little we had of paris... |
Jean and Lionel finally get to Paris where spatting honeymooners spoil their romance.
|Episode 2 (#15)||do you take this woman to be your mumsie... |
Sandy and Nick have a row and everyone goes to Hampshire to attend Rocky's wedding.
|Episode 3 (#16)||i thought that you'd want what I want, sorry my dear... |
Jean and Lionel are moving in together, but there is some confusion over who is moving in with whom.
|Episode 4 (#17)||you can't handle the truth... |
Lionel limps and pretends to be a psychiatrist just so Penny doesn't have to learn the truth.
|Episode 5 (#18)||after 38 years, jean and lionel finally shack up... |
Jean and Lionel finally move in together and have a disagreement about the dinner.
|Episode 6 (#19)||chili, poached secretaries & pie in the sky... |
Jean's branch office is nearly completed and she needs a manager. Alistair wants to hire Sandy.
|Episode 7 (#20)||a tale of just the two of us...|
Jean interviews Sally Curtis for branch manager. Lionel and Jean meet Mike Barbosa.
|Episode 8 (#21)||hooray for a drizzly day in holland park... |
Jean and Lionel go to Hollywood and Sy Lieberman nearly gets killed.
|Episode 9 (#22)||don't hate me because i'm beautiful and clever... |
Jean suffers from jet lag and Sally Curtis sends Daisy to help Lionel with his book.
|Episode 10 (#23)||cyril proudfoot and a bad case of whiplash... |
Gwen Flack replaces Daisy as Lionel's temporary secretary and Rocky and Madge are in the hospital.
|Episode 1 (#24)||women, women everywhere; not a study to my name... |
Plans to make the spare bedroom into a study are shelved when Sandy moves in.
|Episode 2 (#25)||why are the custard tarts in the underwear drawer...|
Daisy is fired and Jean fixes things. It is discovered that Mrs. Flack is too neat for her own good.
|Episode 3 (#26)||alistair and gwen and letting them down easy... |
Judith is convinced that Alistair takes her for granted. Jean things of a plan to fire Mrs. Flack.
|Episode 4 (#27)||daisy comes back & penny runs away from home...|
Daisy replaces Mrs. Flack. Penny thinks Stephen is having an affair and runs off to stay with Jean.
|Episode 5 (#28)||lionel the homeowner gets down on one knee... |
Mike Barbosa wants Rocky's house for the mini-series. Rocky gives a gift and Lionel finally proposes.
|Episode 6 (#29)||plenty of surprises to go around... |
Jean announces her engagement. Stephen throws a surprise party, but needs Alistair's help to pull it off.
|Episode 7 (#30)||taking the easy way out is not to be despised...|
Jean nearly gets arrested. Lionel is reluctant to accept Alistair's offer to help with the wedding.
|Episode 8 (#31)||jean and archie finally tie the knot... |
Jean and Lionel both develop nerves, Rocky and Madge get lost, but finally there is a wedding.
|Episode 9 (#32)||judith finds a new, old boyfriend... |
Jean is surprised to learn the identity of Judith's mystery boyfriend. She interferes, then tries to fix things.
|Episode 10 (#33)||ready for their close-up, mr. crispiani... |
Filming of the mini-series at the house in Hampshire finally begins. Things don't run smoothly.
|Episode 1 (#34)||we've got sucked into the county set... |
Lionel and Jean go to Hampshire for a quiet weekend, but the locals and family members have other plans.
|Episode 2 (#35)||glamorous until she started weaving about...|
Jean meets Lionel's ex-wife who is nothing like the woman he remembered and described to Jean.
|Episode 3 (#36)||i am alone with my ship... |
Alistair asks Lionel to adapt a book about sheep and Judith engineers a date between Alistair and Sandy.
|Episode 4 (#37)||she's a tender woman, your wife... |
Lionel and Jean meet Lol, go to a barbeque and finally manage to break free of the county set.
|Episode 5 (#38)||just two people: smell the fear, taste the blood... |
Sandy, Alistair and Judith go to New York for the premiere of Lionel's mini-series, Just Two People.
|Episode 6 (#39)||penny scares everyone but herself to death... |
Stephen stays with Jean and Lionel while Penny is in the hospital for an exploratory.
|Episode 7 (#40)||some men are pigs; not all pigs are men... |
Lionel and Jean are folk-heroes in Hampshire, Alistair has plans for the house and Madge rocks the pub.
|Episode 1 (#41)||nails, pride and bugle man... |
Someone is stalking Sandy and Alistair hires an ominous character to find out who and why.
|Episode 2 (#42)||everyone should be told when they've done enough... |
Jean is getting on everyone's nerves and vice versa. She goes to see a psychiatrist, but it's not easy.
|Episode 3 (#43)||the truth is an unpleasant place in which to peer... |
Alistair hires a fool to impress Judith, Judith dates a man with two children and Sandy has an odd boyfriend and Jean has another run-in with Penny.
|Episode 4 (#44)||goose fat or doctor death -- you decide... |
Something is bothering Mrs. Bale and no-one knows what it is. Lionel gets sick and the doctor is called.
|Episode 5 (#45)||at least mercury wasn't a low-down scoundrel... |
The Hardcastles meet Judith's new boyfriend. Alistair announces his engagement and arranges a meeting.
|Episode 6 (#46)||dripping on your head like a chinese water torture...|
Sandy meets Harry. Penny and Stephen are thinking of buying the house next door and Alistair has a plan.
|Episode 7 (#47)||you don't bring me flowers anymore...|
Jean feels bored and Alistair helps Lionel arrange a surprise. Lionel recovers something he thought was lost.
|Episode 1 (#48)||lots of pardons and lots of whats... |
Lionel doesn't want to admit that he is having difficulty hearing. Meanwhile, Jean has her eyes checked.
|Episode 2 (#49)||a bad penny always returns, often just for drinks... |
Jean hears from an old boyfriend who wants to meet and Sandy goes to the dance as a St. Trinian's girl.
|Episode 3 (#50)||sometimes it's just wiser to bear those ills we have...|
Jean and Lionel meet their new neighbors, the Duncans who make Stephen and Penny look good.
|Episode 4 (#51)||before we start, tell me which side we're on...|
Jean gets recruited by the locals to organize their fight against the bypass. Or was it for the bypass?
|Episode 5 (#52)||some might say that she's both nosy AND old...|
Stephen and Penny have another row and arrive for a visit with Lionel and Jean via different routes.
|Episode 6 (#53)|| will you still feed me when i'm eighty-four...|
Jean arranges a party for the elderly in the church hall and everyone helps her with the arrangments.
|Episode 7 (#54)||love and marriage and living arrangements...|
Jean tells Harry a lie for the greater good. Judith and Alistair both offer proposals which run into roadblocks.
|Episode 1 (#55)||so deeply personal even lionel didn't know...|
Jean invents a "deeply personal problem" for Lionel rather than have the girls think they meddled.
|Episode 2 (#56)||changing partners & puttin' on the dog... |
Sandy accepts Alistair's invitation to a reception at the Venezualan embassy and a dog follows Lionel home.
|Episode 3 (#57)||oh, that this too, too solid flesh had not been seen...|
Lionel accidentally opens the bathroom door while Sandy is in the tub. Jean wants a second bathroom.
|Episode 4 (#58)||and where is that rainy plain?...|
Stephen and Penny find their dream house and Lionel feels badly because he does not have a pension plan.
|Episode 5 (#59)||the lord of the manor does what he must do...|
Lionel decides to sell the country house, but doesn't know how to break the news to Mrs. Bale and Lol.
|Episode 6 (#60)|| thank goodness for copenhagen and a modem... |
Jean gets connected to the internet and Alistair's business threatens to collapse.
|Episode 1 (#61)||you can't manufacture happy endings for everybody...|
Harry has some news for Sandy, Jean invents a prowler and Alistair asks Judith to marry him---twice.
|Episode 2 (#62)||nothing to fear but fear itself.... |
Judith wants a country wedding, Alistair is stricken with panic attacks & Stephen receives a great honor.
|Episode 3 (#63)||the world will always welcome lovers...|
Alistair and Judith get married at Hampshire and afterwards everyone tries to reunite Harry and Sandy.
|Episode 4 (#64)||a tender woman ... or just a crackpot? |
Judith & Alistair interrupt their honeymoon, Harry finally pops the question and Dave appears on the steps.