201 The One With Ross' New Girlfriend
Rachel, ready to reveal her feelings to Ross,
meets him at the airport; her plans fall apart, however, when
she finds out about his new girlfriend, Julie. Chandler, already
feeling guilty about revealing Ross's feelings to Rachel, now
feels worse that he encouraged Ross to forget about her. The gang
watches Sumo Wrestling. Phoebe gives Joey and Chandler haircuts;
Monica wants one, too. Phoebe is reluctant because of Monica's
picky nature, but finally gives in. Monica wants a cut like Demi
Moore; unfortunately Phoebe confuses "Demi" with "Dudley". Chandler
needs a suit made, and Joey refers him to the family tailor; while
getting measured for pants, Chandler gets a little more attention
than he bargained for. Ross sickens everyone (especially Rachel)
with his constant gushing for Julie. In Rachel's depression, she
sleeps with Paolo again.
202 The One With the Breast Milk
Carol breastfeeds Ben, causing Joey and Chandler
discomfort. However, even stronger reactions occur when Ross is
taking care of Ben and Phoebe checks the temperature of the bottled
breast milk by tasting it. Julie invites Monica to go shopping;
Rachel finds out and feels betrayed. Joey's status as the Bijan
Cologne Man is threatened when his department store hires someone
to be the Hombre Man. Rachel tries to be nicer to Julie, but is
less than sincere.
203 The One Where Heckles Dies
Chandler breaks up with a woman because her nostrils
are too big--yet another superficial reason to avoid a real relationship.
Mr. Heckles complains again about the noise--it's disturbing his
birds (he could have birds). Phoebe, Rachel, and Joey impersonate
Janice. Mr. Heckles dies, apparently while hitting his ceiling
with a broom because of the noise from above. Phoebe doesn't believe
in evolution, which bothers Ross enough that he feels he has to
convince her of the theory. Rachel and Monica inherit all of Mr.
Heckles earthly possesions; while clearing out his apartment,
they discover that Heckles was quite a funny guy in his time.
Chandler is upset to find how much he has in common with Mr. Heckles,
and in his determination not to die alone, he calls Janice...
only to find out that she's married and pregnant. While trying
to decide which of Heckles' things to keep, Rachel realizes that
Monica doesn't consider the apartment to be "their" apartment.
204 The One With Phoebe's Husband
Phoebe, it turns out, is married to a gay man
who needed a green card and she's still in love with him but he
wants a divorce and he's not gay. (Friends or Melrose Place? :-)
205 The One With Five Steaks
and an Eggplant
Chandler has a date with a mysterious "Jade" who
leaves a message on his machine by mistake; Monica gets a promotion
and some free steaks in the deal; Joey, Phoebe, and Rachel are
upset that the others do so many expensive things like Hootie
and the Blowfish concerts; Ross has a birthday.
206 The One With the Baby on
Ross has an allergic reaction to Monica's kiwi
lime pie, leaving Joey and Chandler to their version of "Adventures
in Babysitting." Meanwhile, Rachel tries to break bad news to
Phoebe regarding Phoebe's gig at Central Perk.
207 The One Where Ross Finds
Rachel decides to move on with the rest of her
life but a misplaced phone call jeopardizes her decision, bringing
both Rachel and Ross to a crossroads; Monica becomes Chandler's
personal trainer; Joey offers Phoebe some advice on relationships.
208 The One With the List
Ross, trying to decide between Rachel and Julie,
makes a list of pros and cons which Rachel reads.
209 The One With Phoebe's Dad
Phoebe finds out her father is still alive; Ross
tries to get back on Rachel's good side; A Christmas party is
210 The One With Russ
Rachel begins dating a guy who looks and acts
just like Ross; Fun Bobby isn't so fun without alcohol; Joey quits
211 The One With The Lesbian
Carol and Susan decide to get married and Ross
has a hard time with it; Rachel's mom pays her a visit and drops
a bombshell; Phoebe gains the spirit of a deceased woman.
212 The One After the Superbowl,
Ross goes off in search of Marcel, his Monkey;
Joey begins dating a fan who thinks he and his Days of our Lives
character are one and the same; Phoebe sings for children and
angers parents (but starts dating the man who hired her).
213 The One After the Superbowl,
The quest for Marcel leads to a movie set; Monica
tries to go after Jean-Claude Van Damme; Chandler meets a make-up
artist and Joey has a break.
214 The One With The Prom Video
Ross and Monica's parents drop off some keepsakes
including a video of Monica and Rachel's prom double date; Rachel
discovers in that video something about Ross she finds irresistible;
Joey gives Chandler an ugly gold bracelet as thanks.
215 The One Where Ross and Rachel...You
Ross and Rachel... you know; Monica gets reacquainted
with an old family friend; Joey and Chandler get new chairs they
216 The One Where Joey Moves
Rachel and Phoebe get tattoos; Monica sees her
parents do something she'd rather not have seen; Joey decides
to move out.
217 The One Where Eddie Moves
Chandler gets a new roommate; Ross gets on Monica's
nerves by being around so much; Phoebe makes a video for "Smelly
218 The One Where Dr. Ramoray
Monica & Richard and Ross & Rachel have their
first fights; Joey gets killed off of "Days of our Lives"; Chandler's
new roommate wears out his welcome.
219 The One Where Eddie Won't
Chandler's new roommate won't move out; Now that
Joey is out of work he can't afford his rich lifestyle; The women
read a women-empowerment book.
220 The One Where Old Yeller
Phoebe discovers that her mother never let her
see the sad endings to movies; Richard tries to be more like the
guys; Rachel is mad at Ross for having planned out the rest of
221 The One With The Bullies
Bullies won't let Ross and Chandler use the Couch
in Central Perk; Monica gets addicted to playing the stock market;
Phoebe tries to visit her father again.
222 The One With Two Parties
Rachel's parents are getting a divorce and in
order to keep her parents apart, the gang ends up throwing two
simultaneous birthday parties for Rachel.
223 The One With The Chicken
Phoebe has an out of town visitor and they both
get Chicken Pox; Monica is bothered that Richard is nowhere nearly
as neurotic as she is; Joey gets a job at Chandler's company and
makes Chandler miserable.
224 The One With Barry & Mindy's
Rachel deals with Barry's wedding; Monica and
Richard discuss their future; Joey needs to practice kissing another
guy for a part he wants to get in a play.