Cheers: Season 6, Episode 18

Let Sleeping Drakes Lie (18 Feb. 1988)

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Evan Drake is in Europe and has hired Norm to paint his house, Norm tells Rebecca that she can come over and look around the bedroom, which is what he is up to. While Rebecca is up there Mr... See full summary »

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Evan Drake is in Europe and has hired Norm to paint his house, Norm tells Rebecca that she can come over and look around the bedroom, which is what he is up to. While Rebecca is up there Mr. Drake comes home early and so Rebecca has to hide. Mr. Drake, a very light sleeper is tired as hell and just wants to sleep. Norm can't think of anything and so has to leave her there, after telling the gang at the bar he is sent back there to bail her out. After many failed attempts Norm finally succeeds in two things one getting Rebecca out, and two convincing Mr. Drake that he(Norm) is crazy. Fraiser tells the gang about a patient he saw that morning who is REALLY hot for dancers or anything having to do with dancing, after Fraiser leaves a beautiful girl comes to the bar looking for Fraiser because she had a session with him that morning and left a package in his office Sam likes her and decides to dance his way into her pants. Sam is dancing his brains out and nothing so he asks Fraiser about... Written by Dagny

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The title is based on the common phrase: Let sleeping dogs lie. See more »

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When Rebecca is sneaking out of Evan Drake's closet, a red paint bucket on the mantelpiece behind her disappears in a long shot and reappears in the close-up. See more »

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Norm Peterson: [to Evan Drake] Anyway, this is my fantasy sir. It's a little outrageous, so just stay with me. Even though I was born poor and I'll never be a rich man, somehow it wouldn't make any difference if one time, sir, just one time, just one darn time, I could do something symbolic: carry a rich man across the lawn in his pajamas.
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Let Sleeping Drakes Lie (#6.18)
3 June 2014 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Norm is hired to paint Evan Drake's bedroom. He takes Rebecca with him to check out Evan's place, but he comes back unexpectedly and Rebecca is stuck in the closet. Norm goes through everything to get her out but it keeps on failing. At the end he just comes up with a ridiculous story that he wants to carry a rick man in his pajamas across the lawn and Rebecca escapes.

Wow this is an amazing episode. Absolutely hilarious. Norm trying to save Rebecca was great. Loved how everyone kept on asking him if he left her in the closet and the finale made me laugh so hard I almost cried. Norm, Evan and Rebecca were all absolutely perfect and at their best in this episode.


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