SEASON ONE

CHEERS

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GIVE ME A RING SOMETIME

EPISODE 1

STORYLINE
Cheers is a small bar in Boston, MA. As owner Sam Malone opens up, a couple enter the bar. Professor Sumner Sloane and his fiance Diane Chambers are to go to Barbados to be married, but Sumner's ex-wife still has the wedding ring. Sumner asks Sam to keep an eye on Diane for him whilst he goes and fetches it. Sam tries chatting up Diane but she's not interested. The other employees at Cheers arrive for work - waitress and single mom Carla Tortelli, and bartender Ernie "Coach" Pantusso, who was Sam's baseball coach back in the days when Sam was a relief pitcher for the Red Sox. As the bar gets busier and more people wonder who she is, Diane hopes Sumner will return eventually. Sumner comes back a few hours later and says he hasn't got the ring, but then his ex-wife calls and says she's got it, so he once again leaves Diane in Cheers whilst he goes to fetch it. He asks Diane to call the airport and put their flight back a bit. Once again he is gone a long time, and Diane starts to worry t


SAM'S WOMEN

EPISODE 2

STORYLINE
Diane's teasing about his airhead women sends Sam looking for a date of a higher cerebral plane and an old customer insists he must see the former owner to discuss his personal problems.


THE TORTELLI TORT

EPISODE 3

STORYLINE
Carla's fiery temper almost costs Sam the bar when she attacks an obnoxious Yankees fan.


SAM AT ELEVEN

EPISODE 4

STORYLINE
Sam realizes how much he misses his former sports celebrity status when a local newscaster asks to interview him again.


COACH'S DAUGHTER

EPISODE 5

STORYLINE
Coach's daughter brings the obnoxious lout she plans to marry to meet her father.


ANY FRIEND OF DIANE'S

EPISODE 6

STORYLINE
Diane becomes upset when Sam hits on an old friend of hers who's on the rebound from an unhappy love affair.


FRIENDS, ROMANS, ACCOUNTANTS

EPISODE 7

STORYLINE
Norm tries to make points with the boss by planning the annual office party at Cheers and arranging for Diane to be the old man's "date".


TRUCE OR CONSEQUENCES

EPISODE 8

STORYLINE
Diane and Carla decide to bury the hatchet over after work drinks, which lead to a startling confession from Carla about her youngest child.


COACH RETURNS TO ACTION

EPISODE 9

STORYLINE
Coach and Sam become unlikely romantic rivals for Coach's new neighbor.


ENDLESS SLUMPER

EPISODE 10

STORYLINE
Rick Walker, a friend of Sam, seeks his advice on how to end a losing streak.


ONE FOR THE BOOK

EPISODE 11

STORYLINE
While Diane keeps notes on bar conversation, a novice comes in for one final fling before entering a monastery and a World War I doughboy shows up for a very small reunion.


THE SPY WHO CAME IN FOR A COLD ONE

EPISODE 12

STORYLINE
The bar patrons are all enthralled by the mysterious gentleman who claims to be a secret agent.


NOW PITCHING, SAM MALONE

EPISODE 13

STORYLINE
Sam lets the sexy appeal of an agent and the glamour of the public spotlight lure him into being a TV pitchman.


LET ME COUNT THE WAYS

EPISODE 14

STORYLINE
Diane looks to her friends for comfort when her cat dies, but finds everyone too enthralled by a Celtics game to notice.


FATHER KNOWS LAST

EPISODE 15

STORYLINE
Carla has a secret that's about to be revealed:she's five months pregnant.


THE BOYS IN THE BAR

EPISODE 16

STORYLINE
Cheers' regulars fear the place may become a gay hangout after an old friend of Sam's reveals his homosexuality on TV.


DIANE'S PERFECT DATE

EPISODE 17

STORYLINE
Sam and Diane dare each other to find the other's perfect date, but Sam's last minute choice doesn't quite measure up.


NO CONTEST

EPISODE 18

STORYLINE
Sam enters Diane in the "Miss Boston Barmaid" contest without telling her.


PICK A CON... ANY CON

EPISODE 19

STORYLINE
Sam enlists Harry the conman to help fleece a card shark who cheated Coach out of a lot of money.


SOMEONE SINGLE, SOMEONE BLUE

EPISODE 20

STORYLINE
Diane's mother turns up at Cheers with the news that Diane must marry before the next day or her mother will lose her share of Diane's father's estate.


SHOWDOWN (1)

EPISODE 21

STORYLINE
Diane's fascination with Sam's older brother brings their long simmering relationship to a boil when the sibling asks Diane to go to Paris with him.


SHOWDOWN (2)

EPISODE 22

STORYLINE
Diane's fascination with Sam's older brother brings their long simmering relationship to a boil when the sibling asks Diane to go to Paris with him.


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Season One