Georgie tries to put her life back together; Reed returns to Winnetka without Halsey and Kirby; Teddy and Cat are car-jacked when they take a spin in Cat's graduation present, so Teddy decides to buy mother-daughter pistols.
2: Out of the Woods
Sep 30, 1995
Wounded Teddy falls into a coma; Georgie seeks solace from Brian; after spending time with Billy, Cat decides to be a cop.
3: The Passion of Our Youth
Oct 7, 1995
Roommate Reed saves Cat's life from a gas leak; Trevor visits Georgie and meets Brian; a former college beau, now a fugitive, seeks Alex's aid.
4: One Fine Day
Oct 21, 1995
After her release from the hospital, the family tries to trigger amnesiac Teddy's memory by relating stories of her past. Deciding she has caused her sisters enough pain, she hits the road.
Oct 28, 1995
After Norma gives birth, her mother files a custody suit for Allie; Georgie and Brian spend a weekend together; romance sparks between Teddy and her life-saving doctor.
6: A Perfect Circle
Nov 4, 1995
Alex makes a sad discovery; Teddy learns her company's board may replace her; Charley mulls becoming a foster parent to Jesse .
7: Change of Life
Nov 11, 1995
Alex's denial of menopause leads to strange behavior; Evan's decision to live with his father devastates Georgie.
8: Renaissance Woman
Nov 18, 1995
Almost everyone approves of Georgie's new beau; Teddy and Kiri clash over a fashion fair; Charley learns the ropes of parenting.
9: A Perfectly Reasonable Explanation
Nov 25, 1995
Billy's ex-convict father saves Alex's Thanksgiving dinner, but then her diamond ring disappears; Gabe's troubled daughter drops in.
10: Sleeping Beauty
Dec 2, 1995
Teddy confronts Gabe about another woman; Alex inspires a rich man's contribution to the ballet; Wes worries about Jesse.
11: A Tough Act to Follow
Dec 9, 1995
Alex begs Reed to close the escort service; Cat is asked to gather evidence about Reed's business; Georgie becomes obsessed with John's hit song.
12: A Sudden Change of Heart
Jan 6, 1996
Reed is sentenced to community service in an AIDS hospice; Big Al learns he needs a heart transplant; Gabe fades in the shadow of Teddy's spotlight.
13: The Man That Got Away
Jan 13, 1996
Cat investigates Teddy's carjacking, hoping to find the man who almost killed her mother; Big Al plans for his own demise.
14: Double, Double, Toil and Trouble
Jan 20, 1996
Teddy considers becoming the fourth Mrs. Sorenson; Alex challenges a critical journalist to a debate; Wes announces plans to move to Detroit.
Jan 27, 1996
Alex vies with her new co-host Pug Finnigan, to win an interview with a local hero; Reed is able to help fulfill the wishes of a dying AIDS patient.
16: The Best Man
Feb 3, 1996
The family fears that Teddy will suffer the 'wedding curse'; Alex tries to ensure a speedy heart donor for Big Al.
17: A Little Snag
Feb 10, 1996
Immediately after the wedding, the family members gather at the hospital to await the arrival of the heart for Big Al's transplant.
18: Don't Go to Springfield
Mar 2, 1996
Mom and the sisters reminisce when a sudden snowstorm strands all five women in a limousine on a deserted road.
19: Where There's Smoke...
Mar 9, 1996
Alex and Norma try to gain admittance to Pug's 'men only' cigar club; Trevor comes home from the Army on a weekend pass.
20: Leap Before You Look
Mar 16, 1996
Trevor is reported missing in action while serving in Korea; Bea and Billy's father consider buying the 'Sweet Sixteen' from Georgie.
Mar 23, 1996
Alex persuades Reed to fight for joint custody of her daughter; Gabe mourns the death of a patient who was also one of his students.
22: The Price
Mar 30, 1996
Alex is delighted to learn that her show might be broadcast nationally, but is hesitant about the sacrifices involved.
23: Guess Who's Coming to Seder
Apr 6, 1996
Big Al is inspired to delve into his own ethnic heritage after meeting a prospective business partner who is an overt bigot; Wes' parents visit.
Georgie thinks that she might be pregnant.
24: Nothing Personal
Apr 13, 1996
When Alex's show is canceled and Norma is offered a new job as a producer immediately, jealousy threatens their relationship.
Apr 20, 1996
Alex finds that she has an abundance of free time after her show is canceled; Georgie and Brian are at odds over advice they give to a troubled married couple.
26: Taking a Gamble
Apr 27, 1996
Teddy and Gabe resort to drastic measures to produce a baby; Charley and Wes realize that being married will make it easier for them to adopt Jesse.
27: War & Peace (1)
May 4, 1996
Georgie presents each of her sisters with a copy of her graduate thesis - which is about them; Frankie returns from Japan when Bea suffers a massive stroke.
28: War & Peace (2)
May 4, 1996
The sisters decide to go there separate ways after Bea's death, believing it was her that held the family together - until she visits each of them.