Pete's work at the employment agency is not going well and he is under pressure to fill a new job vacancy. He tries to get Sharon to do it, who has just been complimented on her ability to distort the truth. She doesn't get the job so Pete intervenes to help her, unsuccessfully. Sharon quits her job but doesn't have one to go to. Ashley's ex husband turns up at the hospital and Berg has an interesting conversation with him. Berg wants to know more about their relationship. There is a rat loose in the apartment and Ashley is determined to get it.