After calling Monica to verify their information, Ross and Phoebe race to the right airport. Afraid they are not going to make it in time to catch Rachel, who is actually on the plane, Phoebe calls Rachel, telling her there's something wrong with the plane's left phalange. The guy sitting next to Rachel freaks out and alarms the rest of the passengers, making everyone get off. This diversion is perfect for Ross, who catches Rachel just before she takes off again, also thanks to Phoebe's screaming, which makes Rachel turn around at the gates. Ross confesses his love for Rachel and how he wants to be with her, but it's too much for Rachel to take at the moment and she leaves him without a reply.Meanwhile, Chick Jr. and Duck Jr are stuck inside the foosball table, which Joey and Chandler don't want to break. Breaking it apart is a piece of cake for Monica, and she busts the table open. Joey and Chandler try to hide the awkward moment they have together as best friends, but they can't ...
Did You Know?
The end credits play over stock footage of New York City's skyline and streets, all of which was used at various points in episodes throughout the series. This is the only episode in which this occurs; all other episodes without an epilogue scene use the opening credits footage of the cast around the fountain. See more
Phoebe asks Ross if he's ever chased somebody through an airport before when he's going to tell Rachel he loves her. He replies sarcastically, implying 'no' but he actually did the same exact thing earlier in the series with Emily. See more
It's like I would have said in that science fiction movie if I'd have gotten the part "our men are in there and we have to get them out, even if I have to sacrifice my most precious thing in the world, my time machine"
Did that movie ever get made?
It did not.
Written by Jeff Ament
, Mike McCready
and Eddie Vedder
Performed by Pearl Jam See more