As Time Goes By

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (7)

  • Eric's Voiceover: And there's the head waitress, Angel. Nuff said. Angel: Hi. I'm Angel Nuffsaid.

  • Eric: I'm Shangri-La's own gumshoe. There's the gum on my shoe.

  • Topanga: Coffee? Rory: Hit me baby, one more time. Jack: (singing) "Hit me baby, one more time!?"...naw.

  • Eric: Your wife was transported to an alternate universe. As far as I can tell your closet is a vortex that connects your reality with ours. Cory: Topanga come out of the closet, Eric's drunk. Eric: Drunk with knowledge.

  • Cory: Ahhh! Eric: Ahhh! Cory: Ahhh! Eric: Ahhh! Cory: Ahhh! Eric: Rory? Cory: Reric?

  • Eric's Voice Over: It was getting ugly. I had to do something quick before Rory's Shangri-La was lost forever, but first I had to bend down to pick up Feeny's hat. Did I say Feeny? I meant Fez-Head.

  • Eric's Voice Over: She didn't sing so good, and he didn't play so good, but in Shangri-La nobody cares. Costello/Alan: She don't sing so good Fez-Head. Fez-Head/Feeny: He don't play so good. Both: We don't care!

Allusions (2)

  • Jack: (singing) "Hit me baby, one more time!?" "Hit Me Baby One More Time" is a hit song by Britney Spears.

  • Title: As Time Goes By The title of this episode comes from the song that Sam the piano player plays in the 1942 movie Casablanca.