Against the background of an examination of the characters' sex lives, Melissa and Lee break up.
Melissa has conflicts with Lee over finding him a new job and with her father over his plans to buy her building.
Melissa must come to terms with the problems she has over the age difference with Lee. Their relationship is paralleled by a new one between Russell Weller and Peter Montefiore.
Ellyn and Melissa try using a video dating service. Melissa is unexpectedly attracted to a younger man she meets. Ethan must kiss a girl in the school play.