Mad About You

Season 5 Episode 24

The Birth (2)

Aired Monday 8:00 PM May 20, 1997 on NBC



  • Trivia

    • During the final push when Jamie is giving birth, Paul's hand changes from holding Jamie's hand on the side to holding Jamie's head between angles.

  • Quotes

    • Bruce Willis: Hey, you pick out any names yet?
      Paul: Names? Well, we have a few thoughts. (pause) You have any ideas?
      Bruce Willis: What?
      Paul: What are your kids' names?
      Bruce Willis: Rumer, Scout and Tallulah-Belle.
      Paul: Yeah. We'll think of something.

    • Bruce Willis: Can I give you a hug?
      Paul: Hey...
      (they hug)
      Bruce Willis: Good, good. Can I give you a little kiss?
      Paul: (hesitates) Sure.
      (receives a kiss on the cheek)
      Bruce Willis: Wanna make out a little bit?
      Paul: I don't... No.
      Bruce Willis: OK.

    • Paul: Hi! Hi little baby! Hey, that's your mommy!
      Jamie: Hi!
      Paul: I'm your daddy! Well, welcome to the world... And we'll be your hosts...
      Jamie: Yes!
      Paul: (kissing Jamie's head) You know what?
      Jamie: What?
      Paul: Turns out, *this* is the good room!

    • Paul: Don't even pay attention to them...
      Jamie: Shh!
      Paul: You just focus on...
      Jamie: Don't talk!
      Paul: Why not?
      Jamie: Just don't!
      Paul: You just focus on...
      Joan: Keep breathing Jamie, you are doing great.
      Paul: You really are, you're doing just...
      Jamie: Don't talk!
      Paul: Just me?
      Jamie: Yes.
      Paul: I'm not allowed to talk ab....
      Jamie: Please.
      Paul: Joan just talked...
      Jamie: Anybody can talk, just not you.
      Paul: I just don't understand why...
      Jamie: Are you kidding me now? You're going to pick a fight with me now?
      Paul: No, no, no...
      Jamie: You're going to start with me now? (a contraction hits) Whoooahhhhh!!!!

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • The reporter told that Bruce Willis was shooting his new movie "Die Already" when he got the accident. This is an allusion to Bruce Willis movies "Die Hard."