Monica bumps into Richard at the video shop. They go out for a burger just as friends. Rachel gets in late from work every night. Phoebe is dating a sporty guy. Joey and Rachel exchange their favourite books to see which one is better. Monica shows Richard how to cook lasagna and they make love. They wanna try being friends who sleep together. They have a great time together and Monica wants to be with him for real again. Richard would love to be with Monica but they're right back where they were and they both know how it's gonna end. Written by
Did You Know?
While the books Rachel and Joey are reading are a part of the storyline, Ross is seen reading a book in Central Perk. Rachel and Joey agree to read each other's favorite books. Rachel reads "The Shining" by Stephen King
and Joey reads "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott
. The book Ross is reading is "Race: How Blacks & Whites Think & Feel About the American Obsession" by Studs Terkel
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When Monica goes into her bedroom to find Richard in his tuxedo sitting on the bed, backstage areas of the set are very clearly visible through the bedroom door behind Monica. See more
Joey... Why is there a book in the freezer?
References Beauty and the Beast