The family decides to throw an engagement party for Kitty against her wishes. Saul meets an old friend recently divorced from his wife. Justin spends time with his brothers and sisters before going to Iraq, but Nora refuses to say goodbye.



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The family decides to throw an engagement party for Kitty and Robert against Kitty's protests, and Robert's family turns out to be a handful. Kevin meets Jason McCallister while planning the party, and they make progress on their otherwise strained relationship. Saul meets an old, recently divorced friend, who tells him he has come out of the closet. Nora and Kitty fight about Kitty moving out of the house, but Nora's thoughts are with Justin, who is trying to spend time with his brothers and sisters before going to Iraq. Nora refuses to say goodbye, and when Justin is called up for duty early, he decides to leave goodbyes behind. Written by Peter Brandt Nielsen

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20 May 2007 (USA)  »

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Nora Walker: You know what, I've talked to the others. You took Tommy surfing the other day, you took Sarah and the kids to the zoo, you've asked me to go to the museum tomorrow. What are you going to do with Kitty, take her to the Reagan library?
Justin Walker: Why are you busting my chops, mom?
Nora Walker: Because I know what you're doing.
Justin Walker: I'm not doing anything, okay? I'm saying goodbye to my family because I'm...
Nora Walker: What? Finish the sentence.
Justin Walker: Because I'm going to Iraq, mom.
Nora Walker: That's not what you're thinking.
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