Monk has been killed by his friend, Stottlemeyer. or has he? The captain helped Monk fake his death, so they can track down whose been framing Monk. Monk has to hide out while Stottlemeyer works the case. Since only Stottlemeyer knows he's alive, Natalie proceeds with the funeral arrangements. Written by
Did You Know?
The bouquet of flowers that Randy brought in was from Sharona Fleming and Benjy. Sharona was Monk's first nurse/assistant and Benjy was her son. See more
When the maid enters Monk's room and he puts down the notebook he is using it is covering just a small corner of the newspaper articles he has cut out. Less than 30 seconds later, the notebook is about half covering the articles before anyone moves the notebook. See more
[Natalie tracks Monk to the car wash where he is hiding
[trying to hide his face
Mr. Monk, I know it's you.
[she takes out a wipe and runs toward him
What's with the wipe? Why do I need a wipe...?
[she hugs him and smothers his cheeks with kisses, then wipes them down