Parks and Recreation: Season 4, Episode 15

Dave Returns (16 Feb. 2012)

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While Leslie tries to get an endorsement from the police chief, Dave returns to tell Leslie that he's still in love with her. Meanwhile, Andy tries to put together a campaign theme song.



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While trying to get an endorsement from the Chief of Police, Leslie and Ben awkwardly run into Leslie's old flame, Dave. Meanwhile, Andy and the rest of the office work on a theme song for Leslie's campaign. Written by NBC Publicity

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Dave Sanderson: I need you to know something, man to man. I still have feelings for Leslie, in a womanly fashion and I believe she feels the same towards me, in a manly way.
Ben Wyatt: She doesn't feel the same way because she has a boyfriend. Umm me. And... and... and we love each other.
Dave Sanderson: That's not... that information... it's not pertinent at this juncture. I just said to you one thing and you're contritering me.
Ben Wyatt: I don't think that's a word.
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