Joey is taking part in a fertility study and he really likes his girlfriend Melanie but can't have sex during the study which lasts another week. The friends are having a barbecue for Rachel's birthday but without Ross because he has to go to China for the museum. Rachel unwraps the gift from Ross and its an antique pin exactly like the one her grandma used to have. Chandler lets it slip that Ross is in love with Rachel. Rachel goes to the airport to speak to Ross but he's already gone. Rachel decides to give her and Ross a chance and goes to pick him up at the airport. Written by
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[after Rachel opens Ross's gift
Oh, c'mon Ross. Remember back in college when he fell in love with Carol and bought her that ridiculously expensive crystal duck?
What did you just say?
[long pause as he realizes what he just said. Clears throat. Pauses
No. No. No. The um... the love part.
References Alvin & the Chipmunks
Take a Bow
Written by Madonna
and Kenneth 'Babyface' Edmonds
Performed by Madonna See more