Season 5 Episodes

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The Wedding (2)

Season 5, Episode 23 - Air Date: 5/13/1998
Finally, after 5 long years, the wedding day has arrived. Fran spends her last night as a single woman at her mom's house, where Sylvia reads her a letter she wrote to Fran when Fran was born.
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The Wedding, Part 1

Season 5, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/13/1998
Fran is excited for the wedding and moves into her mother's aprtment from getting Mr Sheffield to see her 24 hrs before the wedding.
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The Best Man

Season 5, Episode 21 - Air Date: 5/6/1998
Maxwell's brother, Nigel, is back to throw him a bachelor party, and Fran is terrified because Maxwell doesn't know that she almost married Nigel a year and a half ago.
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The Pre-Nup

Season 5, Episode 20 - Air Date: 4/29/1998
Pressured by his family, Maxwell wants Fran to sign a pre-nup, which upsets her.
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Immaculate Concepcion

Season 5, Episode 19 - Air Date: 4/1/1998
Maxwell's father unexpectedly passes away, and in his will he leaves everything to Concepcion, a secret daughter he had with a flamenco dancer.
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The Reunion Show

Season 5, Episode 18 - Air Date: 3/25/1998
Fran attends her high school reunion and is surprised to see that all her old friends are getting divorced, while she's the only one getting engaged.
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Season 5, Episode 17 - Air Date: 3/18/1998
Fran decides that even though she's marrying Maxwell, she still wants to work.
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The Dinner Party

Season 5, Episode 16 - Air Date: 3/11/1998
Maxwell decides to shop for a new ring for Fran, and Sylvia asks them to go to their uncle Stanley's, because he is family.
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The Engagement

Season 5, Episode 15 - Air Date: 3/4/1998
Fran is thrilled to tell the family that Maxwell has told her he loved her, and this time he didn't take it back!
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Not Without My Nanny

Season 5, Episode 14 - Air Date: 1/28/1998
Gracie is invited by a school friend to fly to his palace in Koorestan.
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Call Me Fran

Season 5, Episode 13 - Air Date: 1/21/1998
Fran decides to take her father to a basketball game, but he refuses to go, knowing the tickets came from Mr.
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One False Mole and You're Dead

Season 5, Episode 12 - Air Date: 1/14/1998
When Margo Lang, a famous actress comes over, Maxwell and C.C. saw that Fran was in the terrace, and they went to tell Fran to go away.
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Rash to Judgment

Season 5, Episode 11 - Air Date: 1/7/1997
Val has two tickets for Michael Bolton's album premiere party, so Fran asks Mr. Sheffield on a romantic date.
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From Flushing with Love

Season 5, Episode 10 - Air Date: 12/17/1997
Fran and Niles fight over who gets to ask Mr. Sheffield for the weekend off. Fran wins, and Niles accuses her of seducing Mr.
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Educating Fran

Season 5, Episode 9 - Air Date: 12/10/1997
Fran goes to Maggie's school to have a word with her Philosophy teacher and ends up developing a crush on him.
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Fair Weather Fran

Season 5, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/19/1997
Upset about Yetta's upcoming wedding, Fran is advised by Dr. Miller to focus her energy on new life projects.
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Mommy and Mai

Season 5, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/12/1997
Mai Ling, the Cambodian girl Fran and Val "adopted" in high school for 17 cents a day, is coming to NY to visit them.
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A Decent Proposal

Season 5, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/5/1997
The Sheffields, Niles, Fran, and C.C are going to Atlantic City for a project, and are staying at Trump Taj Mahal.
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The Ex-Niles

Season 5, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/29/1997
Niles demands a raise and gets denied, so he quits and is replaced by a sophisticated butler.
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Season 5, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/22/1997
Fran is hosting a wedding shower for Yetta, and asks to walk C.C.'s dog, Chester.
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The Bobbi Flekman Story

Season 5, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/15/1997
Fran screwed up with Elton John, and Brighton won a radio contest and the prize is that a film crew is coming to his house for a new music video by the Brian Setzer Orchestra (Brian Setzer guest stars).
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First Date

Season 5, Episode 2 - Air Date: 10/8/1997
Maxwell trusts Fran to go on a date with him to the screening of a new screenplay by Elton John.
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The Morning After

Season 5, Episode 1 - Air Date: 10/1/1997
While Niles is recovering from his heart attack, Mr. Sheffield asks Fran to redecorate the kitchen to distract her from what happened between them yesterday night at the hospital.