Season: 3 / Episode: 4
Breakfast of Champions
Date: August 2, 2015
This Television Episode refers to Like A Virgin
Abby's sister, Margaret, tells Abby to stay with her for a few days, adding that she can have her old room back. Margaret asks Abby is she remembers when they used to choreograph dance sequences to 'Like A Virgin' when they were younger.
Abby visits her family in Boston, flirting with old flame Gus, in Dave (her brother's) bar. Margaret, her sister, and Abby don't get along. Abby spends most of day drinking and bonding with Margaret's daughter, Lauren, and resists Ray's demands she return home. After a brief war of words the sisters patch things up. Bridget has a bad day at school and tries to get her teacher on-side. Connor skips school and borrows Abby's car - some girls ask to come round for the day but Connor ends up disappointed when they all bring their boyfriends. Connor and one of the guys come to blows with Connor eventually beating him with a bat - Bridget arrives before things get too ugly. Mickey tries to patch things up with Terry, though, as usual, his ways only serve to make things worse. Ray spends the day at Finney's Imperial Studios. He shepherds Casey around as required and helps Paige some overcome some personnel issues so that she can best portray the studio to a potential buyer. Andrew Finney first says the deal is off but after interjections from Paige says its back on again. Alone, Finney tells Ray that he works only for him - and suggests things will get ugly with the rest of the brood. Paige later calls Ray asking to meet, Ray declines stating that he works only for her father. Going home, Ray gets a frosty reception from Bridget but stays at the family home in Abby's absence.