King of the Hill: Season 12, Episode 5

Death Picks Cotton (11 Nov. 2007)

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Cotton is dying, but both he and Hank are having trouble coming to terms with it--and each other.



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Episode cast overview:
Peggy Hill (voice)
Bobby Hill (voice)
Luanne Platter (voice)
Johnny Hardwick ...
Dale Gribble (voice)
Bill Dauterive (voice)
Lucky (voice)


Bobby's parents have planned a night out, but the babysitter plans fall through. Cotton volunteers to watch Bobby. A nervous Peggy leaves Cotton with instructions to watch Bobby and eat lasagna for dinner. Luanne, her boyfriend, Hank, and Peggy all go to a Japanese restaurant. Cotton drives Bobby to the restaurant, where he confronts a chef who resembles an old WWII enemy. Cotton's antics lead to a fall, and the injured Cotton is admitted to a VA hospital. As Cotton lies dying, Hank must come to terms with Cotton's impending death. Written by Ken Miller <>

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Lucky: We tried being strict, and we tried being fun, maybe we should try being both at the same time.
Luanne: Bobby, get in here! Bobby, go wash up or you don't get any supper!
Lucky: Surprise! Your first lighter.
Luanne: Go to your room!
Lucky: I'll bring you some pudding.
Luanne: Floss!
Lucky: Tag, you're it.
Bobby Hill: I can't take this anymore!
[Runs off]
Lucky: We're gonna be the best parents ever.
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