A typhoon delays drilling in Asia as J.R.'s loans become due. Cliff resigns from the Office of Land Management to run for Congress. Ellie makes a massive sacrifice to save Southfork and Ewing Oil, but blames J.R.

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A typhoon delays drilling in Asia as J.R.'s loans become due. Cliff resigns from the Office of Land Management to run for Congress. Ellie makes a massive sacrifice to save Southfork and Ewing Oil, but blames J.R.

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30 November 1979 (USA)  »

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J.R. Ewing: [on phone] Hank, if you don't strike oil within the next week, Ewing Oil is out of business and so are you, boy!
[hangs up]
J.R. Ewing: Typhoon!
Kristin Shepard: J.R., I'm sorry.
J.R. Ewing: Well, that's not for you to worry about, I'll write you a nice reference.
J.R. Ewing: You know I'd work for you for nothing.
J.R. Ewing: I know it, I know it, I know it.
Kristin Shepard: Well maybe Mr. Leland will give you an extension on the Southfork mortgage. It's due next week.
J.R. Ewing: Now listen, that is defeatist talk, I don't want to hear any more about it. Why don't you go do some filing ...
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