Sharona takes a break from Monk so that she can concentrate on her creative writing class, but gets caught up in a twisted murder plot that causes her to question her sanity. Meanwhile, Monk is distracted by Sharona's replacement, who is determined to fix him. Written by
Did You Know?
This episode marks the first appearance of Adrian Monk's nemesis, Harold Krenshaw (played by Tim Bagley). See more
When Sharona first sees the hanging man in the bathroom, the screwdriver is in his left ear. When they switch to a closeup of the man, the screwdriver is in his right ear. See more
Got to go make my bladder gladder!