On average, men and women think about sex every six seconds. Shorten that to every second, and you've got Coupling. It's more than just a one night stand! When a couple gets together, it's never just the two of them - they also bring baggage - and Susan and Steve are no exception. Their baggage is a crowd of best friends and exes who talk about all aspects of sex and relationships on their never-ending quest to find true love. Perhaps, perhaps, perhaps... Susan Walker is a beautiful go-getter with an uninhibited attitude who used to date Patrick Maitland, the sextet's charismatic, cocky player, London's king of conquests - a guy who's just too cool to worry about being smart. Attractive Sally Harper is a beauty therapist who is Susan's unashamedly vain best friend, who aggressively battles aging with heavy doses of moisturizer and men - including Patrick. Meanwhile, Steve Taylor, while getting together with Susan, can't seem to shake loose from his vivacious and slightly vacuous ... Written by
Two's company, three's a crowd... so what do you do with six?
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Did You Know?
Susan frequently enters a scene saying, "Sorry, I'm late." This is a dig at producer Sue Vertue
who, according to Steven Moffat
, tends to turn up late quite often. See more
[Talking to Jane and Susan
At least you've been in there with Patrick. I've passed on my opportunity to be "Patricked."
Remade as Coupling
Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps
Written by Osvaldo Farrés
, Joseph Davis
Performed by Mari Wilson See more