Season 8 Episodes

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Little White Lies: Part 2

Season 8, Episode 23 - Air Date: 5/17/2004
Matt questions his feelings for Heather. Simon’s return causes Cecilia to choose between him and Martin.
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Little White Lies: Part 1

Season 8, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/10/2004
The Camdens have once again been hit with a spell of chaos. Matt and Sarah’s marriage is crumbling apart, as he returns to Glen Oak and runs into ex-girlfriend Heather.
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Lost and Found

Season 8, Episode 21 - Air Date: 5/3/2004
Chandler finds it more and more difficult to maintain his responsibilities as a parent, while a jealous Lucy gets suspicious of Kevin and Roxanne again.
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High and Dry

Season 8, Episode 20 - Air Date: 4/26/2004
It’s the one-year anniversary of Lucy and Kevin, and things go awry despite the time of celebration.
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There's No Place Like It

Season 8, Episode 19 - Air Date: 4/19/2004
Lucy and Kevin are ready to own a home for themselves, but not without a few setbacks. They find out that Chandler and his soon-to-be-adopted son are their rivals in a bidding war for a certain house.
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Season 8, Episode 18 - Air Date: 3/1/2004
With Charles’ death, the Camdens are stunned to see Annie acting so gleefully. But her happiness becomes infectious, spreading all over Glen Oak.
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Two Weddings, An Engagement and a Funeral

Season 8, Episode 17 - Air Date: 2/23/2004
Lily’s getting married and wants their father to walk her down the aisle. Too bad Annie’s concerned that it might be too much for Charles’ health.
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The Anniversary

Season 8, Episode 16 - Air Date: 2/16/2004
Matt returns to Glen Oak for a "secret” anniversary with Ruthie, but doesn’t want anyone else to know he’s back.
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Don't Speak Ill of the Living or the Dead

Season 8, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/9/2004
Annie’s sister Lily arrives at the Camdens’ to discuss an important matter regarding their father, Charles.
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Healing Old Wounds

Season 8, Episode 14 - Air Date: 1/26/2004
On a temporary leave from military duty in Iraq, Martin's father (guest-star Costas Mandylor) pays the Camdens a visit to help his son decide whether to forgo college for a career in professional baseball.
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Major League

Season 8, Episode 13 - Air Date: 1/19/2004
Martin gets recruited to a professional baseball team and wants to give up school, giving Eric the chance to meddle.
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The Prodigal Father

Season 8, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/12/2004
Peter learns that his alcoholic father Vic, who abandoned him three years ago, wants to be back in his life again after changing his ways.
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When Bad Conversations Happen to Good People

Season 8, Episode 11 - Air Date: 1/5/2004
A frustrated Matt returns to Glen Oak with an announcement: Sarah has left him and he’s quitting medical school.
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The One Thing

Season 8, Episode 10 - Air Date: 11/24/2003
Matt and Sarah finally get their chance at student rotation in the ER, but start off by angering the attending physician.
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Go Ask Alice

Season 8, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/17/2003
The local high school’s principal, Ms. Jones, has been accused of odd behavior. Eric is called in to investigate, particularly when a female student goes missing.
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Baggage (aka Out of the Past)

Season 8, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/10/2003
Lucy finds out that Kevin has been coaching the Glen Oak Police Department softball team in secret. Eric gets Peter and his dog to entertain the drug rehab center.
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Getting to Know You

Season 8, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/3/2003
Ruthie’s Muslim friend Jill and her parents have just arrived in the neighborhood, so Eric and Annie throw them a welcome party.
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Charity Begins at Home

Season 8, Episode 6 - Air Date: 10/20/2003
For his Sunday sermon, Eric encourages people to help those in need instead of a financial donation to the church.
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The Kid Is Out of the Picture

Season 8, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/13/2003
For his early admission to college, Simon prepares a video essay to complete his application. He opens up about the devastation he felt during the past months, but also reveals his plans for the future.
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I Wasn't Expecting That!

Season 8, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/6/2003
A stranger named Martin suddenly wanders into the Camdens’ house and is welcomed by the family. Kevin gets attacked on the job, but is further humiliated when it’s revealed that the perpetrator is a woman.
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P.K. aka Preacher's Kid

Season 8, Episode 3 - Air Date: 9/29/2003
Annie is out of town, leaving Eric to face all the kids’ problems. He tries to handle Simon’s case as Ruthie is confronted by the school bully.
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An Early Fall: Part 2

Season 8, Episode 2 - Air Date: 9/22/2003
Mary surprises her parents by coming home, but shocks them even more with her big news. Meanwhile, Simon distances himself from Cecilia and refuses to finish his senior year of high school.
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Long Bad Summer: Part 1

Season 8, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/15/2003
It’s time for the family vacation, and the Camdens are having their most depressing one yet. At their beach house, each member has something to worry about.