After Michael saves a girl called Jody from drowning. Greg employs a nanny to help stressing it's only until Laura returns home. Lilliemae begins to warm to Al, who asks her out on a date. Abby tells Olivia about a man called Charles who was her first love as Olivia still misses Peter. Gary feels hurt after Val doesn't invite him to the twins' birthday party. Val doesn't want Gary involved in their lives. Val ends up having a change of heart and takes them to see Gary as Jill brings him lunch. Karen is surprised to see Charles, Abby's old friend at Lotus Point.
Episode number: 9x7 Production Number: 176307 Airdate: Thursday November 05th, 1987