A man is playing a flute in front on Monk's building and is burning candles and putting flowers on the street. Monk approaches the man and asks him to stop but he says he is doing all of the things for his dead wife, She was killed at this spot by a hit and run driver. The man is from Nigeria and he was coming to visit his wife who was in the city for a conference when she was killed. Monk takes him in and he looks into his wife's death. Stollemeyer is investigating the death of a maid and wants Monk to help. But Monk prefers to help the Nigerian, Stollemeyer tells Monk he is doing this because he still doesn't know what happened to Trudy. Written by
Did You Know?
When Mr. Monk is showing Samuel the scrapbook of Trudy's murder the picture is of actress Stellina Rusich
who played Trudy in the earlier episodes of the show, whereas Melora Hardin
has played Trudy throughout the majority of the series. See more
No man is greater friend than Adrian Monk.
No man has a greater friend than Samuel Waingaya.