George must deal with an efficiency expert at Happy Time. Rube hangs out at the Post Office all day, Daisy does some speed dating, Roxy works the airport and Mason chases after a bike messenger that owes him money. Meanwhile, Joy and Clancy work on finishing their divorce while making Reggie join the band.
The other reapers are jealous when George draws a VIPR - Very Important Person Reap. Eddie Mills as rock star Kyle Lowerdeck performs "In My Time of Dyin'". Barbara Barrie ("Breaking Away") guest stars as Joy's eccentric mother. Daisy restores a cynical priest's faith and Reggie visits the scene of her sister's death.
Mason and Roxy fly the friendly skies on T&A Airlines. Rube teaches grade school. Daisy's reap in a hotel room brings back painful memories. George phones home and Joy starts to buy into her mom's philosophy.