Charlie is dating a self-assured woman who plays hard to get, easily dismisses him, and he finds it disarming. Rose gets Charlie to see that his new lady-friend, Sherry, is in his head because she is just like him; a self-centered, manipulative, narcissist. Charlie debates breaking it off. Alan and Jake fiercely battle wills over Jake doing his homework. Written by
Lynne Boris Johnston
Did You Know?
When Rose is talking with Charlie on the balcony, she references the German word Schadenfreude with respect to her taking joy in his misery. The German pronunciation of this word is, phonetically, SHA-DEN-FROY-DUH, whereas Rose pronounces it SHA-DEN-FROYD. See more
[Alan asks Charlie why he isn't out on a date with his new lady friend
Sherri? I'm playing that slow.
Really? Do you mean at, uh, a leisurely pace, or as if you were developmentally challenged?