Richard and Laura make plans a romantic getaway but Richard ends up being forced to cancel when his boss asks him to throw a client party with prostitutes. Laura ends up going to Santa Barbara with Scooter after she thinks that Richard is having an affair. Laura and Scooter end up sharing a kiss. Laura refuses to believe Richard when he tells her what is going on. Karen ends up giving Abby her old job back.
Episode number: 3x7 Production Number: 189411 Airdate: Thursday December 24th, 1981