Trevor is formally reprimanded, yet privately supported, by general Holden for his coarse attitude towards the press. He's happy to return on Iraqi tour, unlike his family. Jeremy has a training period on the base, but dislikes late lover Amanda's kid sister expecting them to spend time together. Dr. Chris Ferlinghetti and Denise discover they both love poetry, another step towards uneasy romance. Chase continues spoiling his family, now as breakfast cook. Lieutenant colonel Evan Connors prepares to take over the XO-job thanks to Joan's pregnancy. The Hump-bar is reopened and renamed after its former owner.