Monk is in denial about Sharona leaving him. But Kroeger convinces him to accept the fact that she is gone and that he needs to find a new assistant. So he tries to interview candidates but none are to his liking. Natalie Teeger, a single mom shows up. She says a man broke into her home and she killed him. While the police choose not to arrest her, they think that it was just a random act. But she doesn't think so, that's why she came to Monk. Monk looks around and thinks the man was trying to steal her daughter's goldfish. That's when she joins him and helps him. Written by
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When Monk is trying to use the fire extinguisher, the first thing he does is extend the nozzle then pull the pin. However, while he is trying to pace off the proper distance, the nozzle varies between folded and extended. See more
[trying to exit the "Miracle of Birth" exhibit
We have to go out through the pelvis.
I think this is going to be a caesarian.
[he ducks out through the emergency exit