Rob feels something's gone wrong in his relationship with Buddy and Sally. Their work life is going all right, but they don't seem to socialize together outside of work anymore. Even when Rob suggests they come to his house for a barbecue on the weekend (which includes doing some work), they make up an obviously lame lie to get out of it. What's worse for Rob is that he overhears Buddy tell Sally that what they do outside the office is none of Rob's business. At first, Rob thinks they're moonlighting (writing for another show), which is forbidden under the terms of their exclusive contracts, but comes to an even more shocking conclusion after phoning Buddy's house and learning from Pickles that Buddy isn't there: Buddy and Sally are having an affair. Eavesdropping, Rob later overhears Buddy and Sally talk about Herbie's Hiawatha Lodge - a getaway outside of New York City. To save their friendship and Buddy's marriage, Rob makes any excuse to go there with Laura and catch them in the ... Written by
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In the opening sequence, when Mary puts the frozen sirloins back in the freezer, she can't quite get the freezer door closed all the way but abandons it to get on with the scene. See more
Boy, except for the boat and the native girls, this is the Paul Gauguin story all over again.
Music by Jimmy Van Heusen
Lyrics by Johnny Burke
Performed by Mary Tyler Moore
& Dick Van Dyke See more