Topanga leaves for a summers and comes back a woman. Cory finally gets the courage to ask her out. When he does he finds out that Shawn is dating Topanga. Cory is in a jealous rage and he asks Topanga's best friend, Trini, to be his date. In the end Cory finds out Shawn and Topanga set him up. So Cory asks Topanga out and she says yes.
Shawn scores a date with *the* Veronica Watson, one of the most sought after girls in school. Shawn's plans are on the verge of being spoiled when he remembers Mr. Turner is going out of town and Shawn is supposed to stay at the Matthews. Shawn's date starts out as a disaster, considering the Matthews early curfew and crowded house. Hormones take over and Shawn decides to take Veronica to Turner's empty apartment. One problem: Jonathan just happens to be home on the couch with his girlfriend!
When Cory's emotions get the best of him, he catches Topanga off guard and tells her that he loves her. The next day, Shawn accosts Cory for saying "the L word" because all the girls in school will want to hear it. Topanga's evasive attitude confuses Cory and he is left completely bewildered when Topanga breaks up with him.
Shawn decides to keep a pig he found in the trailer park and argues with Topanga on keeping a wild animal in the city. Cory is caught in the middle when the two force him to take sides. Meanwhile, Eric tries to schmooze Mr. Feeny by going to the opera with him.
Cory and Shawn sneak out to Mr. Feeny's cabin in the mountains for a weekend of unsupervised mischief. They get more than they bargained for when Mr. Feeny catches them and end up learning a few things about their old teacher.
Cory is getting bored in his relationship with Topanga and goes to a party at another school with Shawn. Cory is having the time of his life until he finds out the hot French girl all the guys are salivating over is actually Topanga!
Eric lands an internship at a TV station and decides to quit school to to purse his dream job of becoming a weatherman. However, as Eric spends more time at the station, he realizes the importance of a good education.
While Cory and Topanga have been apart for three months, Cory has been dating as many girls as he can. When he calls one of them "Topanga" he realizes how much he really cares. However, his plans to woo Topanga are interrupted when she wins an essay contest in class which sends her to Disney World for a week. Cory, with the help of Shawn and Eric, flies to Florida in an attempt to win Topanga back.