- Erin finding out Serena and Sky are cousins
- Karl and Izzy at their secret pub
Karl and Izzy's Secret Watering Hole:
Izzy and Karl are drinking and laughing. Izzy says she can't believe Karl was in a band. Karl says he was and it isn't that funny and they were in great demand. Izzy's still laughing saying she keeps getting visions of him in Spinal Tap. She asks him if he had groupies and says he was living his dream. Karl said he had thousands and those were the days when you were aloud to dream and life was full of opportunities. Izzy says she should of bought her violin. She tells him you're never too old to dream and she's the same person he was 20 years ago so why should his expectations change.
After a few more drinks Izzy is telling Karl a story about when she was six she wanted to be Olivia Newton- John and then she discovered Madonna.
Few more drinks
They're still talking and laughing
Izzy asks Karl to have a boogie. Karl says he's too old but for her to go. Izzy tells him to leave his walking frame in the cloakroom and they go to dance.
Song ends and Izzy asks Karl if the lead singer of his band was as cute as the lead singer in the band here. Karl says absolutely - he was the lead singer of his band.
Izzy: Didn't you think he was hot?
Karl: Yeah he's gorgeous
Izzy: I'm serious
Karl: Seriously I prefer my men with beards. It's the whole facial hair thing, it really gets me going
Izzy: Did you see the way he was looking at me?
Karl: Well if you think you're in with a shot, go for it.
Izzy: I think I will. I might see if he's got any hairy friends for you.
(Next morning) Karl is eating breakfast listening to Rock music. Susan asks him if he's gone deaf. Karl says he just felt like a change. Susan turns it off and reminds him they needs to see a financial advisor about changing over their Superannuation.
Liljana is talking about her mum coming to spend Christmas with them but says they can't have both mum over and presents. David suggests they get her to take the bus. Lil laughs. David's says ok no presents or maybe they should make presents for each other. Serena comes in all dressed up for her first day at work. Liljana says she might be a bit overdressed. David says he's not sure about the idea of her working. Serena tells him that half the kids at her school do and she wants to help out. David looks out the windows and sees the bin from the House of Trouser is facing the wrong way. David starts ranting and raving about the proper way to place the bin. Sky is bating him. Serena drags Sky away. As Sky's being pulled out the door she yells to David to go over and talk to them. David tries to go but Liljana stops him.
House of Trouser:
Taj looks like he's just woken up and answers the door and sees David. Taj says he knows why he's here and he doesn't fancy Serena. David says he's actually here about the bin. He tells Taj they always put the bin the wrong way and when they collect it the rubbish falls onto the street. Taj apologizes. David says it's ok, he didn't know and also tells Taj not to park infront of the bins on collection day as it's harder for them to collect the rubbish. Taj asks if there's anything else like the music being too loud or Bob barking. David says no and leaves.
Karl is feeding Dahl and asks Susan if she thinks Dahl gets bored with the same food everyday. Susan says she's never said anything. Susan asks Karl a question about their Superannuation and Karl says it sounds boring and not everything is about money. Susan asks where the real Karl Kennedy is.
Karl: Lets do something fun, something crazy, fun, wild
Susan: Nude bungee jumping
Susan: Tandem Skydiving
Karl: We'll do it all
Susan says they can't as he has a counselling session and she will be Christmas shopping all day in the city. She asks Karl if he wants a lift to his session. Karl says he'll ride his bike.
Susan: We'll do Nude Bungee jumping next weekend.
Karl is on his mobile cancelling his counselling session. He orders a cappuccino and Izzy says she'll make it. Karl sits down and reads the paper.
Sky and Serena are at the coffee shop talking about her new job. Erin walks in and says hi to Serena and asks her if she's picked her dress for the formal. Serena says she's waiting for her first pay check from Lassiter's. Erin asks her if he's working at reception. Sky says no the kitchen and asks Serena if she really thinks her first cheque will buy the whole outfit then she's serious deluded. Erin says she has to be to be hanging out with her. Erin tells Serena if she wants a change of company she can come and hangout with them at a new club they're going to tonight. She says it's the palace to be anyone and everyone will be there. Sky: Good another place to bust into and run out of!
Serena is about to mop the floor. She put down the wet soapy mop and just misses Taj. Serena asks Taj what he's doing here. Taj says he's working. Serena says she is too but the kitchen doesn't look that bad. Taj tells her they have a health inspector coming today so the place needs to be spotless and gives her a list of jobs that need to be done. Serena asks who she needs to speak to about that and surely they're paying someone to do all that grotty stuff. Taj says they are, they're paying her to do it.
Izzy is teaching Karl to make an Izzychino. Karl drinks and gets some froth on his upper lip. Izzy wipes it off. Susan walks in Karl hides behind the counter. Susan asks Izzy for the cake she ordered, she takes it and leaves. Izzy looks over at the counter and Karl peers his head out.
Serena is scrubbing and break another nail. Taj gives her some glove and cleaning products. Taj says he'll help. Serena says he doesn't have to. She asks Taj how he unwinds after a hard day at work. Taj says between work and School he just goes home and crashes. Taj says that tonight he is going to meet up with his mates but hasn't decided where. Serena says he should try this new club. Taj says he might check it out.
Susan asks Karl how his counselling went. Karl says it was ok, no big deal. Susan tells him she has a confession to make and she feels awful. She tells him she drove past the counsellor's office and thought about going in but didn't. Karl asks her why she drove past. Susan admits that she thought he may skip the appointment. She says she was spying on him and felt sick when she realized what she was doing. She says she is part of the problem and has trust issues. Karl says she's not part of the problem. Susan says she is and she thinks she should come to a session as they need to discuss it. Karl says they are always discussing things why don't they just do things. Susan says they need to communicate. Karl tells Susan that she's crowding him and he needs some space.
Serena is looking at her pay check and says after tax there is nothing left and she can't believe they pay so little for such disgusting work. She adds there was a bonus, she got to spend time with Taj and she thinks he likes her. Sky tells her she's just hallucinating from the cleaning product fumes. Serena says Taj is going to the nightclub tonight and asks Sky to come.
Serena, Erin and friends are lining up outside. Serena is let in but the other girls are turned away. Taj comes over saying he didn't expect to see her here. Serena says she's here with friends but they're taking so long in the bathroom. Taj asks her how old she is. Serena says old enough. Serena asks Taj to buy her a drink,. Taj says only if she's got the money to pay the fine. Taj is dragged off by his mates. Serena looks over at the bar and the bartender smiles at her.
Liljana is on the phone to her mother telling her they will be excited to see her, especially David. Sky looks out the window and says "Oh don't tell me" David jumps up and sees Connor's car parked in front. David starts on his bin rage and Sky starts bating him again. Liljana tells Sky she's playing with fire and asks her to help with the dishes. Liljana says Serena should be home by now. Sky says after the library she was going to a friend's house for a meeting on the formal. Lil says she knows she needs to ask permission. David says it's nice that she's making friends, fitting in and doing extracurricular activities adding that at least she's not getting up to any mischief.
Bartender asks Serena if he can take her photo. He says he's a photographer for fashion magazines and asks her if she's a model. Serena smiles, he takes her photo. He gives her his card and tells her she could make a mint out of modelling.
Sky, Liljana and David are watching TV. Serena comes in and Lil asks her about the meeting. Sky jumps up and asks Serena how the formal meeting was. Lil tells her she should of rung if she was going to be late. Sky asks her to help make a coffee. Sky drags her into the kitchen and tells her she needs a shower she smells of cigarettes. Serena tells Sky about the photographer. Sky is cynical. Serena says that good things can happen and she should stop being so jealous. Lil asks them what they are whispering about. They say nothing.