As sole witness to a murder, Monk is shuffled off to a safe location until he can give a deposition. When a man is killed by lightning while fishing on the lake outside his cabin, however, Monk believes there's more to the man's death than meets the eye. Written by
Did You Know?
In his first appearance (Mr. Monk and the Sleeping Suspect), Grooms was an ATF Agent. Between then and this episode, he had evidently transferred to the FBI. See more
When Disher receives his second fortune cookie, he says he doesn't have any uncles. But in Season Five, his uncle dies and leaves him a farm. See more
[at night, during a thunderstorm, when their van has gotten stuck on the road, and Stottlemeyer has just blown out a single candle on the smushed remains of his birthday cake
Did you make a wish?
Yes, I did.
...Did it involve me?
Yes, it did.