Season 4 Episodes

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Season 4, Episode 23 - Air Date: 5/23/2001
Accepted early to USC, Dawson finds his last night in Capeside has arrived much sooner than everyone had originally anticipated.
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The Graduate

Season 4, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/16/2001
As graduation approaches, Joey has a tough time preparing her speech, and Dawson helps her find some bittersweet inspiration.
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Separation Anxiety

Season 4, Episode 21 - Air Date: 5/9/2001
As the school year draws to a close, changes abound for the class of 2001. While Joey and Dawson deal with their respective break-ups, Jen makes a startling decision about her future.
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Season 4, Episode 20 - Air Date: 5/4/2001
As everyone gets ready for this year's senior prom, some bad news causes Gretchen to reflect on her life, and Joey worries about Pacey's odd behavior.
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Season 4, Episode 19 - Air Date: 4/25/2001
As Gale's delivery date approaches, the girls throw a baby shower for her...but it's an experience that throws Joey for a loop when she realizes it's possible that she could be pregnant, and Pacey is nowhere to be found.
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Eastern Standard Time

Season 4, Episode 18 - Air Date: 4/18/2001
As Senior Ditch Day arrives, Joey is excited to find herself accompanying Jen on an excursion to New York under the auspices of attending a college meeting.
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Season 4, Episode 17 - Air Date: 4/11/2001
Joey receives some good college news. But while Joey glows, Dawson is forced to face a crushing rejection.
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Mind Games

Season 4, Episode 16 - Air Date: 3/28/2001
The results of the Senior Polls have ramifications for Dawson, Joey, and Pacey, as the three try to ignore the tauntings of pollmaster Drue Valentine.
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Four Stories

Season 4, Episode 15 - Air Date: 2/14/2001
The morning after, Joey and Pacey discover they've overslept and missed the bus back to Capeside. While they wait for the next one, the couple find themselves confronted with the tensions that accompany the latest development of their relationship.
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A Winter's Tale

Season 4, Episode 14 - Air Date: 2/7/2001
While the rest of the class is on the ski trip, Dawson stays behind to care for a near-death Mr. Brooks, but he's overwhelmed when he's asked to make an impossibly hard decision.
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Season 4, Episode 13 - Air Date: 1/31/2001
The senior trip is coming up and Joey needs to get the time off from work -not an easy task seeing that Drue's mom is her boss.
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The Te of Pacey

Season 4, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/17/2001
Joey decides to help throw a surprise birthday party for Pacey with his mother, not knowing about Pacey's 'birthday curse'.
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The Tao of Dawson

Season 4, Episode 11 - Air Date: 1/10/2001
Pacey and Dawson finally start hanging out together again when Dawson tells him that he has feelings for his sister, Gretchen.
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Self Reliance

Season 4, Episode 10 - Air Date: 12/20/2000
Joey can't find a moment alone to study or deal with her feelings. Dawson's collaboration with Brooks begins, rejuvenating his film making spirit.
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Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

Season 4, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/29/2000
Dawson asks Mr. Brooks' advice on becoming a director. Joey takes Pacey to a dinner hosted by an exclusive college.
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The Unusual Suspects

Season 4, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/22/2000
Dawson, Pacey and Jack are all prime suspects in the masterful senior prank against Principal Peskin, but after their interrogations reveal seemingly air-tight alibis, another culprit surfaces.
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You Had Me at Goodbye

Season 4, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/15/2000
While Andie is recovering from her near-fatal drug overdose at the party, Jack blames Jen for the whole incident and is not talking to her.
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Great Xpectations

Season 4, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/8/2000
Andie gets accepted into Harvard in advance, but accomplishing what should be the biggest thing in her life doesn't exactly makes her happy.
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A Family Way

Season 4, Episode 5 - Air Date: 11/1/2000
Gail drops a bomb at Dawson saying that she might be pregnant. Joey seeks advice from Jen, now that she has the feeling sexual intimacy with Pacey is approaching.
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Future Tense

Season 4, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/25/2000
Everybody starts to think about their future, and how they are getting into college. Joey's concerned about Pacey not having grades good enough to get into college.
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Two Gentlemen of Capeside

Season 4, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/18/2000
Pacey is happy for his good grades, and decides to sail for celebration. Dawson, Joey and Drue are assigned for a work and Joey can't go with him.
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Failing Down

Season 4, Episode 2 - Air Date: 10/11/2000
Joey is looking for a new job and gets one at the Yacht Club pretending to know a very affluent family.
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Coming Home

Season 4, Episode 1 - Air Date: 10/4/2000
Pacey and Joey return from their summer vacation on "True Love". Now they have to deal with Dawson's feelings, who has been deeply hurt for the past months.