Moonlighting Strangers: An Expanded Universe of, by, and for the Fans

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Agnes' Desk

The place to introduce yourself, announce new Moonlighting stories, and discuss anything within the Expanded Universe beyond the scope of a single episode or story.
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Maddie's Office

The place to discuss anything Moonlighting-related from a real-world perspective, such as behind-the-scenes topics, tales of cast or crew, related music, books, products, etc.
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David's Office

Anything goes! If it doesn't fall into either of the above categories, this is the place for it! Let's keep it clean, though, kids. Maddie has a way of popping in without warning.
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Wobblypedia: The Moonlighting Wiki

Often perceived as little more than a group of childish, selfish warm bodies at Blue Moon, the Wobblies actually perform a critical function. They maintain the company files, which contain precious information about clients, associates, and just about anyone and everything else ever observed in the Moonlighting Expanded Universe.
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Originations Beginnings

Before September 21, 1982 B

The First Day of School

(B.1, by CissySkipsquat)  David is starting the fifth grade.
UNFINISHED ("End of part one."), but feels complete in its own way.
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Young 'Uns

(B.2, by Terry Knowles)  David and Maddie have a chance encounter years before they would actually meet.
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Endeavour: Lesson

(B.3, TV-MA, by Parakeetist)  A Moonlighting/Endeavour (early season 6) crossover in which a very young David Addison visits the Thames Valley Police, and learns a lot, on a “ride along with the police” mission.
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Corporation Half-Moon, Seasons 1-3  (NOTE: This written series is a project of MoonlightingStrangers.com that is in the very early stages of development.)

September 21, 1982 - May 10, 1983 HM.S1
  • Agnes tells Doug in NBND that "David Addison hired me" and reminds David in BCYSAB that "I've been here as long as you have." By the time of P3DN (set in January 1988), she has "put five years of hard work and loyalty into this company."

How the Nest Was Won

Framework in Progress
(HM.1.1, by Boink)  c. Tues, September 21, 1982.  A random act of kindness earns bartender David Addison a new "friend in high places", who returns the favor by helping him secure a once in a lifetime "business opportunity."
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Once Upon a Rhyme

Framework in Progress
(HM.1.2, by Boink)  c. Tues, September 28, 1982.  The story of how Agnes DiPesto became the first of the "cuckoos" hired by David into the "nest."
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September 20, 1983 - May 8, 1984 HM.S2

One Steph Forward, Two Steps Back

Framework in Progress
(HM.2.X)  Thurs-Mon, December 22-26, 1983.  David dashes his father's hopes for a Christmas with family together when he instead spends his weekend in Philadelphia with a woman he "wins" in a bar.
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Unification Moonlighting, Season 1

March 4-9, 1985 Blue Moon Rises (ML.S1)
  • David and Maddie first meet in the "Pilot" on March 4, 1985, and City of Angels officially becomes Blue Moon off-screen on March 9.
  • An apparent but unconfirmed appearance by Kris in the “Pilot” makes her the only Wobbly to appear in all five OS seasons.

Pilot

(ML.1.1, by Glenn Gordon Caron)  Mon-Wed, March 4-6, 1985.  Maddie Hayes wakes up to find her staff have quit and all her money has been stolen. One of her few remaining assets is a loss-making investigation agency run by David Addison. She intends to sack the staff, but David is determined to keep it going.
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A Safe Place for the Night

(ML.1.1.1, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Tues, March 5, 1985.  A very short story, a vignette, that takes place during the "Pilot" when David takes Maddie to the City of Angels office after their dangerous run-in with Simon at Maddie's house.
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True Blue

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(ML.1.1.2)  Saturday, March 9, 1985.  After literally wiping away David's false-start rebranding attempt a few days earlier, Maddie meets with her lawyer Alan, David, and Agnes at the office off-hours to discuss the staff and sign the paperwork giving official rise to Blue Moon Investigations.
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March 10-28, 1985 ML.S1

Gunfight at the So-So Corral

(ML.1.2, by Michael Petryni)  Mon-Wed, March 11-13, 1985.  It is Maddie's first day at Blue Moon, but there is nothing to do. In desperation, David "steals" a client from a rival agency. The man wants them to find his estranged son, but all is not as it seems.
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Read the Mind--- See the Movie

(ML.1.3, by Joe Gannon)  c. Tues, March 19, 1985.  Blue Moon has been hired as security consultants for an aerospace firm from which a rival company has been stealing secrets.
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The Next Murder You Hear

(ML.1.4, by Peter Silverman)  c. Tues, March 26, 1985.  Maddie and David investigate the on-air shooting of a radio talk-show host.
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March 29 - April 1, 1985 ML.S1

Next Stop Murder

(ML.1.5, by Ali Marie Matheson & Kerry Ehrin)  Fri, March 29 - Mon, April 1, 1985.  Maddie and David join Agnes on a "murder mystery train" hosted by a famous writer of mystery stories. While the train is in motion, the writer is murdered, and the Blue Moon trio find that every one of the passengers had a motive.
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April 2-8, 1985 ML.S1

The Murder's in the Mail

(ML.1.6, by Maryanne Kasica & Michael Scheff)  c. Tues, April 2, 1985.  David gets the agency a job collecting money from debtors, which he believes will be easy while Maddie is not so sure. They find themselves involved in murder, a disappearing body, and an international conspiracy.
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Le Pacte

(ML.1.6.1, by blithers)  c. Tues, April 2, 1985.  A look at what transpired after the pie fight in, "The Murder's in the Mail."
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April 9-30, 1985 ML.S1

Synchronized Swimming

(ML.1.6.2, by 51stCenturyFox)  c. Tues, April 9, 1985.  "You know, you really should think about getting some clothes more appropriate for surveillance, Ms Hayes. Something in black, like a cat burglar would wear. Or something in black latex, like Catwoman would wear."
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Unopened Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.1.6.3)  c. Tues, April 16, 1985.
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Oh, How I Hate to Get Shot in the Morning

(ML.1.6.4, by Franelle Silver and Ron Zwang)  Mon-Wed, April 22-24, 1985.  As David and Maddie are each successively incarcerated for the murder of a narcotics dealer, the other works on the outside to find the identity of the real killer.
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Unopened Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.1.6.5)  c. Tues, April 30, 1985.
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May 1-14, 1985 ML.S1

Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.1.6.6)  c. Tues, May 7, 1985.
(ML.1.6.7)  c. Tues, May 14, 1985.
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Vacation 1985

May 15 - September 23, 1985 ML.V1985

The ABC All-Star Spectacular

(ML.1.50, by Robert Arthur)  Sun, September 15, 1985.  ABC kicks off their 1985-86 season with a "Love Boat"-hosted event attended by stars of the network. While others aboard refer to "Cybill Shepherd and Bruce Willis", the scene in which both of their likenesses appear is 100% Maddie and David, with her clearly calling him "Addison" at one point.
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The Love/Hate Boat

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(ML.1.50.1)  c. Sun, September 15, 1985.  The Moonlighting story behind the "All-Star Spectacular." Unbeknownst to Maddie, "Love Boat" fan David convinces ABC to let the Blue Moon duo pose as Bruce Willis and Cybill Shepherd at the network's star-studded cruise event, in exchange for solving a mystery involving the many celebrity suspects aboard.
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Cooperation Moonlighting, Season 2, Period 1

September 24-30, 1985 ML.S2P1

Brother, Can You Spare a Blonde?

(ML.2.1, by Glenn Gordon Caron)  c. Tues, September 24, 1985.  When David's brother Richard shows up, he not only seems to be a rich man, but he also makes an impression on Maddie.
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October 1-7, 1985 ML.S2P1
  • TLITIM reveals an animosity between Wobblies Lewis and Simmons 1 that has "been brewing for a while."

The Lady in the Iron Mask

(ML.2.2, by Roger Director)  Tues-Thurs, October 1-3, 1985.  David and Maddie are hired by a woman in a veil to track down an ex-boyfriend who threw acid on her face in a fit of anger. She claims she wants to give him another chance, but shortly after they find him, he is killed.
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October 8-14, 1985 ML.S2P1
  • MTMW marks the first onscreen appearance of Jergenson, who will remain at Blue Moon through the end of the OS.

Money Talks-- Maddie Walks

(ML.2.3, by Kerry Ehrin & Ali Marie Matheson)  Tues-Fri, October 8-11, 1985.  Maddie learns that her ex-accountant has bought a new life in Argentina with the money he stole from her. She is determined to travel there and confront him, against David's advice. When she travels there, David follows her.
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A Quick Trip

(ML.2.3.1, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  Thurs, October 10, 1985 - Maddie's MTMW Dream Sequence.  During her return flight to L.A., Maddie dreams about what could have happened if she had accepted David's kiss in Buenos Aires... and what might still happen in the aftermath of her leaving him there.
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October 15-18, 1985 ML.S2P1

The Dream Sequence Always Rings Twice

(ML.2.4, by Debra Frank & Carl Sautter)  Tues-Wed, October 15-16, 1985.  David and Maddie meet the owner of a club who tells them about an unsolved murder that occurred there 40 years ago. They argue about who they think the real murderer is and, in their dreams, set about solving the crime.
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October 19-31, 1985 ML.S2P1
  • A re-cast Lewis and Simmons 1 go from fisticuffs in TLITIM to limboing in MFD, which marks the former's last onscreen appearance.
  • Though offscreen, Simmons 1 remains at Blue Moon long enough into season 3 that he can recall, during his one-time guest reappearance in TITC, "old times" of MacGilicuddy "getting his head handed to him."
  • MFD marks the first onscreen appearance of O'Neill, who will remain at Blue Moon through the end of the OS.

My Fair David

(ML.2.5, by Bruce Franklin Singer)  Sat-Fri, October 19-25, 1985.  Maddie bets David that cannot act like a mature adult for one week. If he loses, he must fire two employees, whereas if she loses, she must limbo in front of the staff.
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The Bet

(ML.2.5.1, by sweetytweety8)  Tues, October 22, 1985.  The scene of the bet in "My Fair David", with dialogue spoken in rhyme.
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Something That Really Matters

(ML.2.5.2, by sandra70)  Thurs/Fri, October 24-25, 1985 - Maddie's MFD Dream Sequence.  Between the day David loses the bet (and Maddie momentarily fears he has been shot) and the morning she lets him off the hook, Maddie dreams of a slightly altered wager, in which there is a little more at stake for her than just limboing - a kiss.
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DiPesto to Kill

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(ML.2.5.3)  c. Thurs, October 31, 1985.  Maddie and David are cautiously optimistic when Agnes is pursued by an unidentified gentleman at the company's annual "Blue Moon Howl!" Halloween costume party... until they discover that "Next Stop Murder's" Rodney Dillon is one of several recently escaped prison inmates believed to be headed for Los Angeles. Could the disguised man be Rodney? What are his intentions regardless?
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November 1-18, 1985 ML.S2P1

Grow Up, David Addison!

(ML.2.5.4, by Ink Spotz)  Tues, November 5, 1985.  Falling asleep after another tirade from Maddie about his childish ways, David dreams of meeting her in the present day as his actual younger self. Inspired by "Moonlighting" seasons 1-2, with a little bit of "17 Again."
UNFINISHED.
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We'll Fly By Day

(ML.2.5.5, by fearlessfan)  Thurs, November 7, 1985 - Dream Sequence.  An unusual client brings David and Maddie a case that sends them on a journey through a series of genres.
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Knowing Her

(ML.2.6, by Jeff Reno & Jon Osborn)  c. Tues, November 12, 1985.  Maddie is hired to find a silver locket by an old girlfriend of David's. He has strong feelings for her and thinks that her husband is trying to kill her.
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November 19-30, 1985 ML.S2P1

Somewhere Under the Rainbow

(ML.2.7, by Debra Frank & Carl Sautter)  c. Tues, November 19, 1985.  An Irish girl who claims to be a leprechaun hires David and Maddie to protect her from men she claims are after her pot of gold.
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Unopened Thanksgiving Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.2.7.1)  c. Tues-Thurs, November 26-28, 1985.
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A Trip to New York

(ML.2.7.2, by MrsMendes19)  Wed/Thurs, November 27-28, 1985 - Maddie's dream sequence.  After learning on David's birthday that he lost his mother at a young age, Maddie dreams about what it would be like if his mother had just now passed away. Maddie knows nothing else about David's family at this point. Why won't he speak of his father? How would he handle the present-day passing of his mother? Would he invite Maddie to the funeral?
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December 1-9, 1985 ML.S2P1

Portrait of Maddie

(ML.2.8, by Kerry Ehrin & Ali Marie Matheson)  c. Tues, December 3, 1985.  An artist paints a portrait of Maddie, whom he has never met, and then commits suicide. Maddie buys the painting and presents it to the artist's brother, only for him to also die.
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December 10-20, 1985 ML.S2P1

Atlas Belched

(ML.2.9, by Roger Director)  c. Tues, December 10, 1985.  When Maddie accepts the offer from a rival detective agency to buy Blue Moon, David is upset and sets up his own agency.
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Unopened Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.2.9.1)  c. Tues, December 17, 1985.
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December 21-31, 1985 ML.S2P1
  • TTEBC marks the first onscreen appearance of Simmons 2, who will remain at Blue Moon through the end of the OS.

Twas the Episode Before Christmas

(ML.2.10, by Glenn Gordon Caron)  Sat-Tues, December 21-24, 1985.  When a baby is left in Agnes' apartment without any explanation, Maddie and David decide to try to find the mother.
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Happy New Year, Maddie

(ML.2.10.1, by LadyOfPurple306)  Tues, December 31, 1985 - Wed, January 1, 1986.  Maddie is in her office, attempting to sort out the finances far later than she should be. David, however, just wants to celebrate the new year.
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January 1-19, 1986 ML.S2P1

The Bride of Tupperman

(ML.2.11, by Jeff Reno & Ron Osborn)  Fri, January 3 - Sat, January 18, 1986.  When a wealthy but lonely man hires David and Maddie to find him a suitable wife, they decide to search separately for a candidate based on their own ideals.
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One Night in Connecticut

(ML.2.11.1, TV-MA, by madolynhaze)  Sat-Mon, January 18-20, 1986.  When David and Maddie followed Tupperman to Connecticut, they spent a night in a hotel Agnes booked for them. This is what happened...
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Tupperman's Truth

(ML.2.11.2, by GentleReader)  Sun, January 19, 1986 - TBOT Dream Sequence.  A few home truths at 25,000 feet on the return flight from Connecticut.
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January 20-31, 1986 ML.S2P1

Convention Apprehension

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(ML.2.12.1p)  Mon, January 20, 1986.  A bridge from "One Night in Connecticut" to "North by North DiPesto." Still reeling from their formal evening event in Connecticut and its emotional aftermath, David and Maddie individually reflect on their feelings of both anticipation and dread as they prepare to attend the California Investigators Association Annual Banquet and Ball together.
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North by North DiPesto

(ML.2.12, by Debra Frank & Carl Sautter)  Tues-Thurs, January 21-23, 1986.  Agnes is looking for some excitement in her life, so Maddie and David give her their tickets to a top industry banquet. This leads to her involvement in an espionage operation.
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Unopened Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.2.12.2)  c. Tues, January 28, 1986.
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February 1-9, 1986 ML.S2P1
  • Maddie "celebrates" her 34th birthday on February 4, 1986 in IGWSS.

In God We Strongly Suspect

(ML.2.13, by Scott Spencer Gordon)  Mon-Fri, February 3-7, 1986.  A widow approaches Blue Moon asking for protection from her late husband, an escape artist who had threatened to return and kill her after his death.
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Birthday Girl

(ML.2.13.1, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  Tues/Wed, February 4-5, 1986 - David's IGWSS Dream Sequence.  What David dreamed (or, according to the author, "what should have happened") the night he and Maddie stayed at the funeral home.
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February 10-16, 1986 ML.S2P1

The Begano Case*

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(ML.2.14.1p)  Mon-Tues, February 10-11, 1986.  David works the case that leaves him with the black eye seen in EDFIAV.
*Episode title TBD.
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Every Daughter's Father Is a Virgin

(ML.2.14, by Bruce Franklin Singer)  Tues-Thurs, February 11-13, 1986.  When Maddie's parents are in town, and her mother is worried that her father is having an affair, David follows her father for Maddie to find out the truth.
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Like a First Kiss All the Time

Work in Progress
(ML.2.14.2, by Boink)  Tues, February 11, 1986.  After the fan-mail-reading intro to "Every Daughter's Father Is a Virgin", Maddie privately confesses to David the guilt she feels about acting for the fans and producers as if she and David have not yet kissed, when, in fact, they already have kissed several times off-camera.
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Papa Is a Rolling Stone

(ML.2.14.3, by GentleReader)  Wed, February 12, 1986.  David's thoughts as he drives back to Blue Moon, after tailing Mr. Hayes in "Every Daughter's Father is a Virgin." Will he tell Maddie the truth?
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Osculation Moonlighting, Season 2, Period 2

February 17-28, 1986 ML.S2P2

Witness for the Execution

(ML.2.15, by Jeff Reno & Ron Osborn)  Mon-Fri, February 17-21, 1986.  An elderly and very sick man tells Maddie and David that he wishes to die, but that if he kills himself his life insurance policy will not pay out. He has therefore hired someone to murder him and wants the sleuths to witness the act.
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Unopened Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.2.15.1)  c. Tues, February 25, 1986.
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March 1986 ML.S2P2
  • David and Maddie "celebrate" the one-year anniversary of their first meeting on March 4, 1986 in STG.

Sleep Talkin' Guy

(ML.2.16, by Debra Frank & Carl Sautter)  Mon, March 3 - Sat, March 29, 1986.  David becomes famous when he solves several big cases in quick succession. Maddie is impressed, unaware that he is using information passed to him by a prostitute with a mobster client who talks in his sleep.
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Happy Anniversary, Maddie!

(ML.2.16.1, TV-MA, by virginiat)  Tues/Wed, March 4-5, 1986 - Dream Sequence.  How David and Maddie's negotiation about his raise might have gone if both had handled it very differently...
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Sleep Losin' Gal

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(ML.2.16.2)  Tues, March 4 - Sat, March 29, 1986.  What cases was Maddie working, and what was she thinking and feeling, during David's month of sudden, phenomenal success?
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Tues. Company

(ML.2.16.3)  Mon, March 24, 1986.  A gathering of individuals with a certain weeknight in common assembles in Maddie's office to welcome two "strangers" to the party.
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April 1-28, 1986 ML.S2P2

April Fools' Errand

Available Concept
(ML.2.16.4)  c. Tues, April 1, 1986.  The fame David achieved in "Sleep Talkin' Guy" comes back to bite him when a jealous Lou LaSalle publicly challenges Blue Moon to take on a case he claims his own agency has deemed unsolveable. Is the case legitimate, or are David and Maddie being played for fools?
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Once in a Steele Blue Moon

(ML.2.16.5, by My Barbaric YAWP)  Mon-Sun, April 7-13, 1986.  A "Moonlighting"/"Remington Steele" crossover in which a simple murder inquiry throws our favorite 80s detective agencies together sometime after David and Maddie's garage kiss that didn't happen.
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Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.2.16.6)  c. Tues, April 15, 1986.
(ML.2.16.7)  c. Tues, April 22, 1986.
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April 29 - May 3, 1986 ML.S2P2

By Default or Destiny

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(ML.2.17.1p)  Wed, April 30 - Thurs, May 1, 1986.  When Maddie's "Nice Safe Man" dentist is suddenly unable to accompany her to a family wedding in Chicago, she spends a fruitless day scrambling to find an alternative and a sleepless night struggling with the idea that all roads lead to David.
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Funeral for a Door Nail

(ML.2.17, by Jonathan Lemkin, Jeff Reno & Ron Osborn, Charles H. Eglee)  Tues, April 29 - Sat, May 3, 1986.  Depressed after the apparent death of his wife but unable to bring himself to commit suicide, a man decides to hire a hitman to kill him. After realizing she is in fact still alive, he hires Blue Moon to find her and stop the hitman.
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What Could Have Been

(ML.2.17.2, by Isabel)  Thurs/Fri, May 1-2, 1986 - David's FFAD Dream Sequence.  The Clements case may have ended David's hopes of attending a wedding with Maddie in reality, but "the stuff of dreams" lives on. Ideas from this apparent rough draft MAY have inspired elements in "Anything Goes" and "One Night in Connecticut", both of which were written several years after.
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May 4-13, 1986 ML.S2P2

Unopened Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.2.18.1p)  c. Tues, May 6, 1986.
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Camille

(ML.2.18, by Roger Director)  c. Tues, May 13, 1986.  When a con artist becomes a national hero by accidentally preventing the assassination of a politician, David and Maddie decide to cash in on the publicity by giving her a job.
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Vacation 1986

May 14 - September 22, 1986 ML.V1986

New York Days, Mexico Nights

(ML.2.50.1, TV-MA, by madolynhaze)  After Maddie and David said goodbye for the summer in "Camille", they each went on vacation, he to Mexico and she to NYC. Let's see what may have happened.
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Serendipity

(ML.2.50.2, by beesnbears)  What happened after David and Maddie said goodbye for Blue Moon's summer hiatus?
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Intensification Moonlighting, Season 3, Period 1

September 23-27, 1986 The Pre-V Three, Part I (ML.S3P1)
  • TSAR marks the first onscreen appearance of Jamie Lamont, who will remain at Blue Moon through the end of the OS.

RIGL (Rolling in Grave Laughing)

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(ML.3.1.1p)  Tues, September 23, 1986.  As they receive the script and prepare for the "Memory of Irma Addison" Emmy gag, Maddie tries to get David to open up and asks him how he feels about the death of his long-passed mother being used for a punchline. He smiles and offers simply, "Mom would have said we were robbed. She would have wanted it this way."
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Moonlight in Moldavia

Available Concept
(ML.3.1.2p, by Jeff Reno & Ron Osborn)  Wed, September 24, 1986 - Maddie's Dream Sequence.  Before waking up on Blue Moon's first business day of the season, Maddie has a dream inspired by another series' cliffhanger episode and subsequent season premiere.
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The Son Also Rises

(ML.3.1, by Jeff Reno & Ron Osborn)  Tues-Sat, September 23-27, 1986.  David is shocked to find that his father's bride-to-be is a woman with whom he himself once spent an "unforgettable" night of passion.
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The Seduction of Maddie Hayes

(ML.3.1.4, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)
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September 27 - October 12, 1986 The Pre-V Three, Part II (ML.S3P1)
  • TMWCW marks the first onscreen appearance of MacGilicuddy, who will remain at Blue Moon through the end of the OS.

The Man Who Cried Wife

(ML.3.2, by Kerry Ehrin)  Mon, September 22 and Sat, September 27 - Tues, October 7, 1986.  A man hires Blue Moon to investigate threatening phone calls from his wife, whom he is certain he killed and buried after an argument.
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MacTHRILLicuddy

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(ML.3.2.1)  Mon, September 29, 1986.  Disgusted with Bower's confession of murder in TMWCW, Maddie leaves David behind and storms angrily back to the office, where everyone has left for the day except Agnes. The two share their thoughts on MacGilicuddy's spontaneous marriage, and Agnes reveals that she herself had been swept by his extraordinary passion for life into a whirlwind romance the previous summer.
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The Man Who Cried Wife, Take 2

(ML.3.2.2, by Snappysara)  Mon, September 29, 1986.  This is an extended version of the scene in which Maddie slaps David.
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Slap Me Once, Slap Me Twice

(ML.3.2.3, by beesnbears)  Mon, September 29, 1986.  Ever wonder what Maddie and David were thinking after she slapped him in "The Man Who Cried Wife"?
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Unopened Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.3.2.4)  c. Tues, October 7, 1986.
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October 13-15, 1986 The Pre-V Three, Part III (ML.S3P1)

Symphony in Knocked Flat

(ML.3.3, by Dale L. Gelineau & Pauline Turboff Miller)  Mon-Wed, October 13-15, 1986.  Following an argument about their respective expectations from a date, David challenges Maddie to provide a "fun" evening out, while he provides her with a "fine" one.
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Symphony in Knocked Flat: The Lost Epilogue

(ML.3.3.1, by GentleReader) A little scenette to finish off this episode right!
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A Fine Evening

(ML.3.3.2, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic) What would have happened if David hadn't spoiled the symphony for Maddie?
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David's "Fun" Evening

(ML.3.3.3, by madolynhaze) The rugged interior beneath the sophistication. David and Maddie made a deal... a "fine" evening for a "fun" evening. Well, David made good on his end... or tried, anyway. Now it's Maddie's turn.
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A Fun Evening Was Had By All

(ML.3.3.4, TV-MA, by Sandra/Mardre Ebridge) Maddie, David, and a fun evening with an interesting aftermath, which has them reeling for days to come.
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Flirtation (Part I) The Lost Year, Season 3, Period 2a

October 16-31, 1986 LY.S3P2a

Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(LY.8610.1)  c. Tues, October 21, 1986.
(LY.8610.2)  c. Tues, October 28, 1986.
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November 1986 LY.S3P2a

The People's Republic of Blue Moon

(LY.8611.1, by Kaitlin)  c. Tues, November 4, 1986.  Maddie and David argue about having too much fun at work.
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Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(LY.8611.2)  c. Tues, November 11, 1986.
(LY.8611.3)  c. Tues, November 18, 1986.
(LY.8611.4)  c. Tues, November 25, 1986.
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December 1986 LY.S3P2a

Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(LY.8612.1)  c. Tues, December 2, 1986.
(LY.8612.2)  c. Tues, December 9, 1986.
(LY.8612.3)  c. Tues, December 16, 1986.
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Home for the Holidays

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(LY.8612.4)  c. Tues, December 23, 1986.  David travels to Philadelphia to spend time with family and old friends at Christmas.
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Unopened Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(LY.8612.5)  c. Tues, December 30, 1986.
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January 1987 LY.S3P2a

Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(LY.8701.1)  c. Tues, January 6, 1987.
(LY.8701.2)  c. Tues, January 13, 1987.
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Banquet & Ball 1987*

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(LY.8701.3)  c. Tues, January 20, 1987.  Agnes is tentative about attending the PI Banquet and Ball alone again after the drama of NBND, but MacGilicuddy steps up and joins her as a friend. This gives David and Maddie another easy out, and a second exciting B&B adventure ensues for Agnes..
*Episode title TBD.
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Unopened Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(LY.8701.4) c. Tues, January 27, 1987.
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February 1987 LY.S3P2a

Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(LY.8702.1)  c. Tues, February 3, 1987.
(LY.8702.2)  c. Tues, February 10, 1987.
(LY.8702.3)  c. Tues, February 17, 1987.
(LY.8702.4)  c. Tues, February 24, 1987.
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March 1987 LY.S3P2a

Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(LY.8703.1)  c. Tues, March 3, 1987.
(LY.8703.2)  c. Tues, March 10, 1987.
(LY.8703.3)  c. Tues, March 17, 1987.
(LY.8703.4)  c. Tues, March 24, 1987.
(LY.8703.5)  c. Tues, March 31, 1987.
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April 1987 LY.S3P2a

Unopened Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(LY.8704.1)  c. Tues, April 7, 1987.
(LY.8704.2)  c. Tues, April 14, 1987.
(LY.8704.3)  c. Tues, April 21, 1987.
(LY.8704.4)  c. Tues, April 28, 1987.
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May 1-12, 1987 LY.S3P2a

Celia Later

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(LY.8705.1)  c. Tues, May 5, 1987.  Roger Clements' widow returns to Blue Moon seeking David's help with a case of her own, but are her intentions for him purely professional?
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Celia Later (Part II)

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(LY.8705.2)  c. Tues, May 12, 1987.  Just as Blue Moon is wrapping up business before another summer vacation, the resolution of the Celia Clements case brings David and Maddie... again... to the brink of opening up to each other.
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Vacation 1987

May 13 - September 21, 1987 LY.V1987

It's a Maddie Maddie Maddie Maddie World

Available Concept
(LY.870*.*)  May 13 - September 21, 1987.  Sensing that her relationship with David may be poised to move into uncharted territory in the fall, Maddie decides to try a little spontaneity, hit the road, and sort out her place the in world.
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Flirtation (Part II) The Lost Year, Season 3, Period 2b

September 22-30, 1987 LY.S3P2b

Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(LY.8709.1)  c. Tues, September 22, 1987.
(LY.8709.2)  c. Tues, September 29, 1987.
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October 1987 LY.S3P2b

Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(LY.8710.1)  c. Tues, October 6, 1987.
(LY.8710.2)  c. Tues, October 13, 1987.
(LY.8710.3)  c. Tues, October 20, 1987.
(LY.8710.4)  c. Tues, October 27, 1987.
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Viola-tion Moonlighting, Season 3, Period 3

November 1-20, 1987 ML.S3P3

Moon Landing

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(ML.3.4.1p)  c. Tues-Tues, November 3-10, 1987.  The week in the life of Herbert Quentin Viola leading up to his arrival at Blue Moon.
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Yours, Very Deadly

(ML.3.4, by Roger Director)  Tues, November 10 - Fri, November 20, 1987.  A married woman who has been writing to an unknown admirer hires Maddie and David to find him and tell him that she cannot continue the correspondence.
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November 10-30, 1987 ML.S3P3

Atomic Shakespeare

(ML.3.7*, by Ron Osborn & Jeff Reno)  Tues, November 10, 1987.  When a real-world teenage Moonlighting fan is forced by his mother to do his homework rather than watch "Yours, Very Deadly", he imagines the regular characters enacting a version of William Shakespeare's play, "The Taming of the Shrew."
*This episode is set in the "real world" as "Yours, Very Deadly" airs on TV.
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I Need a Hero

(ML.3.4.2, by Nala)  c. Tues, November 24, 1987.  David and Maddie discuss what women want, and if either of them has truly figured out what they want.
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December 1-7, 1987 ML.S3P3

All Creatures Great and... Not So Great

(ML.3.5, by Charles H. Eglee)  Tues-Fri, December 1-4, 1987.  A Catholic priest hires Blue Moon to find a woman he has fallen in love with during confession, even though he does not know her name or what she looks like.
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Working Hard

(ML.3.5.1, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  Tues, December 1, 1987 - David's ACGANSG Dream Sequence.  As Maddie continues to review cab logs, David dreams of other late night office activities.
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Love Drunk

(ML.3.5.2, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  c. Sat/Sun, December 5-6, 1987 - Dream Sequence.
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December 8-10, 1987 ML.S3P3

Big Man on Mulberry Street

(ML.3.6, by Karen Hall)  Tues-Thurs, December 8-10, 1987.  Maddie is shocked that David was once married and follows him to New York to find out more.
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In the Dark

(ML.3.6.1, by GentleReader)  Tues, December 8, 1987.  A small addendum to a terrific scene from "Big Man on Mulberry Street"...
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What Happened in Vegas

(ML.3.6.2, by Yahtzee)  Tues/Wed, December 8-9, 1987 - Agnes' BMOMS Dream Sequence.  With the revelation of David's past marriage fresh in everyone's minds, ponderings emerge as to what might happen if he married somebody else...
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Bert Delivers

(ML.3.6.3, by Boink)  Tues-Wed, December 8-9, 1987.  A story told in screenshots. How Mrs. Kendrick of BMOMS was ultimately satisfied in the end...
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Confused Days on Mulberry Street

(ML.3.6.4, by Sandra/Mardre Ebridge)   Wed/Thurs, December 9-10, 1987 - Dream Sequence.  What if Maddie had woken up after David came back from not being at the funeral in "Big Man on Mulberry Street"? With him being drunk and her being groggy from sleep, would that have set something into motion between them?
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December 11-31, 1987 ML.S3P3

The Hamilton Case*

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(ML.3.8.1p)  Fri-Tues, December 11-15, 1987.  David and Maddie struggle to sort through both their post-New York feelings and a mountain of paperwork relating to the case referenced in IAWJ.
*Episode title TBD.
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It's a Wonderful Job

(ML.3.8, by Debra Frank & Carl Sautter)  Wed, December 16, 1987.  When Maddie wishes she had never kept the agency, her guardian angel obliges and shows her how things would have turned out had she sold it off.
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Wonderful Job

(ML.3.8.2, by TheSigyn) A close up of the alternate universe, and the highly dysfunctional relationship between Agnes and Herbert seen in "It's a Wonderful Job."
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Success

(ML.3.8.3, by aura218) In the alternate universe of "It's a Wonderful Job", alternate-Agnes has a bad morning.
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It's a Wonderful Job Again

(ML.3.8.4, by MelBelle2) Maddie has been given the chance of a lifetime to turn back time, only to realize the mistake she had taken. The time is now the present. Will Maddie find a way back to her old happy life, or will she be trapped in this alternate universe for good?
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It's a Wonderful Epilogue

Deleted Scene
(ML.3.8.5)  Tues, December 22, 1987.  The IAWJ rerun epilogue omitted from home video releases, in which Bert and Agnes hold the fort and wish everyone the happiest of holidays.
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Unopened Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.3.8.6)  c. Tues, December 29, 1987.
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January 1-18, 1988 ML.S3P3

New York State of Mind

(ML.3.9.1p, by Partners-in-Crime Int)  c. Tues, January 5, 1988.  David receives an invite from Sandra Donadio to attend her Birthday Party in NYC - is it too soon after Jimmy's funeral? Maddie, against better judgement, decides to tag along. The duo find them selves neck-deep in Richie's latest faux pas!
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The Straight Poop

(ML.3.9, by Glenn Gordon Caron)  Tues, January 12, 1988.  Gossip columnist Rona Barrett arrives at Blue Moon to investigate why there is no new episode, and why David and Maddie are unable to get along with each other.
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January 19 - February 7, 1988 ML.S3P3
  • P3DN marks Agnes' Blue Moon tenure at approximately 5 years, and Bert's at 2.5 months ("full-time, as of the new year").

The Gunderson Case*

Available Concept
(ML.3.10.1p)  c. Tues, January 19, 1988.  David and Maddie work the Gunderson case while the Annual PI Banquet and Ball fails to deliver the adventure Bert had been hoping for when he strongarmed the tickets away from Agnes and MacGilicuddy.
*Episode title TBD.
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Poltergeist III--- DiPesto Nothing

(ML.3.10, by Karen Hall & Charles Eglee)  Mon-Fri, January 25-29, 1988.  Agnes is jealous of Bert's increasing status at Blue Moon, and when Maddie and David decline to take on the case of a woman who wants proof that her house is haunted, she takes it on herself.
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The McPhinney Case*

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.3.10.2)  c. Tues-Fri, January 26-29, 1988.  With a little help from Bert, David and Maddie work a case referenced in P3DN.
*Episode title TBD.
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Redfield of Dreams

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(ML.3.10.3)  c. Tues, February 2, 1988.  A seemingly rational woman is so captivated by a man who appears in her recurring dreams that she hires Blue Moon to find him for real.  NOTE: "The Redfield Case" is referenced in SAD.
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Consummation Moonlighting, Season 3, Period 4

February 8-9, 1988 The Sam Saga, Part I (ML.S3P4)

Blonde on Blonde

(ML.3.11, by Kerry Ehrin)  Mon-Tues, February 8-9, 1988.  Maddie is feeling a bit low and wants to go out and pick up a man for a one night stand. David decides to follow her.
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Missing Scene from Blonde on Blonde

(ML.3.11.1, by Kaitlin)  Mon, February 8, 1988.  What really happens between Sam and Maddie the night he comes to town.
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Since I Fell For You

(ML.3.11.2, by Elyse)  Tues, February 9, 1988 - Dream Sequence.  Extended ending of "Blonde on Blonde", in which David turns back to Maddie's house after his porch encounter with Sam, climbs through her window, and tells her what he came to tell her... sort of.
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Battered Flowers

(ML.3.11.3, by sandra70)  An alternative ending to Blonde On Blonde, trying to answer the question what would have happened if Sam the Sham had never shown up and it had been Maddie opening that door?
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When the Moon Hits Your Eye

(ML.3.11.4, by Christine)  Another version of David returning to Maddie's house to tell her he loves her.
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Scarf on Blonde

(ML.3.11.5, TV-MA, by virginiat)  Tues/Wed, February 9-10, 1988 - Maddie's SAD Dream Sequence.  Another of the dreams Maddie might have had after her lovemaking session with Sam.
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It's Just a Mood

(ML.3.11.6, TV-MA, by Sandra/Mardre Ebridge)  Set during BOB... David is worried about Maddie's mood and follows her home, where they tumble into bed together. What will happen when they wake up?
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Sam (Chapter 1)

(ML.3.11.7, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Mon-Tues, February 8-9, 1988.  The first time we see Sam Crawford, he is spending the night at Maddie's house. But what were the circumstances that led him to be there that night? We know he was her childhood friend, but what else is there to know about Sam? This is a background story to the Sam Saga, told from Sam's point-of-view.
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February 9, 1988 The Sam Saga, Part II (ML.S3P4)

Sam and Dave

(ML.3.12, by Karen Hall, Ron Osborn and Jeff Reno, Charles Eglee & Roger Director)  Tues, February 9, 1988.  David attempts to be civil towards Maddie and Sam, but ends up becoming a drunken embarrassment.
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Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?

(ML.3.12.1, TV-MA, by sandra70)  Tues/Wed, February 9-10, 1988 - Maddies SAD Pondering/Dream Sequence.  What would have happened if the dinner had gone a little differently? If Maddie had been a little more encouraging at that dinner table? If she hadn't welcomed Sam so eagerly back?
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Sam (Chapter 2)

(ML.3.12.3, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Tues, February 9, 1988.  This is the second chapter of a background story to the Sam Saga, told from Sam's point-of-view.
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February 10-11, 1988 The Sam Saga, Part III (ML.S3P4)

Maddie's Turn to Cry

(ML.3.13, by Charles H. Eglee and Karen Hall, Roger Director, Jeff Reno & Ron Osborn)  Wed-Thurs, February 10-11, 1988.  Maddie is still torn between Sam and David, and David is still jealous of the situation.
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David's Turn to Talk

(ML.3.13.1, TV-MA, by sandra70)  Wed, February 10, 1988.  The famous trunk scene in "Maddie's Turn To Cry" - perfect as it was, didn't we all wish it went a bit differently? How it could have gone if both had been a little bit more bold...
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The Longest Time

(ML.3.13.2, by Nala)  Thurs, February 11, 1988.  Maddie had come to David's apartment at 4:00 AM and asked him what he wanted to tell her, and before she could go back to Sam, he was determined to answer.
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Sam (Chapter 3)

(ML.3.13.4, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Wed-Thurs, February 10-11, 1988.  This is the third chapter of a background story to the Sam Saga, told from Sam's point-of-view.
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February 11, 1988 The Sam Saga, Part IV (ML.S3P4)

I Am ALMOST Curious... Harvey

Deleted Scene
(ML.3.14.1p, by Ron Osborn, Karen Hall, Roger Director and Charles H. Eglee, Glenn Gordon Caron & Jeff Reno)  The March 10 (presumably), 17, or 24, 1987 rerun cold open omitted from home video releases, in which a "nice, safe man" is called in to update viewers on the latest events in the lives of David and Maddie, between MTTC and IACM.
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I Am Curious... Maddie

(ML.3.14, by Ron Osborn, Karen Hall, Roger Director and Charles H. Eglee, Glenn Gordon Caron & Jeff Reno)  Thurs, February 11, 1988.  Maddie is non-committal with her answer when Sam proposes to her, as the situation forces David to consider how he feels about her.
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Don't

(ML.3.14.2, by GentleReader)  Thurs, February 11, 1988.  Set during a scene from IACM, Maddie wants to know how David feels. Will he tell her?
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Maddie's Thoughts on David's Silence

(ML.3.14.3, by Snappysara)  Thurs, February 11, 1988.  A response to "Don't", these are Maddie's thoughts and feelings about David.
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Sam (Chapter 4)

(ML.3.14.5, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Thurs, February 11, 1988.  This is the fourth and final chapter of a background story to the Sam Saga, told from Sam's point-of-view.
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February 12-13, 1988 The Morning Aftershock (ML.S3P4)

To Heiress Human

(ML.3.15, by Kerry Ehrin)  Fri-Sat, February 12-13, 1988.  A wealthy heiress hires Blue Moon to prove that her boyfriend loves her and isn't after her money.
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Fear of Falling

(ML.3.15.1, by GentleReader)  Fri, February 12, 1988.  From the episode "To Heiress Human," Maddie and David's thoughts during the famous "pact" scene.
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What Would've Happened?

(ML.3.15.2, by GentleReader)  Fri, February 12, 1988.  From THH. In the middle of a knock-down, drag-out with Maddie, David gets a phone call. Or not...
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The Pact

(ML.3.15.3, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  A twist on the morning after the "big bang."
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Ambivalent David

(ML.3.15.4, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  What would have happened if David was the one confused and unsure after "I Am Curious ... Maddie"?
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After the Fall

(ML.3.15.5 by mandd)  What if the morning after "I Am Curious... Maddie" had gone a little differently?
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Be Careful What You Wish For

(ML.3.15.6, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  An alternate version of THH.
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Inside Out

(ML.3.15.7, by Terry Knowles)  Sat, February 13, 1988 - Dream Sequence.  Immediately following the rolling BMW of "To Heiress Human", Maddie and David get a new, "Freaky Friday"-inspired perspective on each other's lives.
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February 13 - March 8, 1988 Together-ish (ML.S3P4)

The Month

(ML.3.50.1, TV-MA, by madolynhaze)  We finally get a glimpse at what went on during that month when Maddie and David thrashed at each other better than any John Deere machine out there.
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And When You Say Jump, I Do the Twist

(ML.3.50.2, by blithers)  Five times David shows up at Maddie's place, and one time she shows up at his.
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Moonlighting Strangers

(ML.3.50.3, TV-MA, by Sandra/Mardre Ebridge)  This takes place somewhere between "To Heiress Human" and "A Trip To The Moon." David is in seduction mode, Maddie is trying (and failing) to resist. Fun ensues!
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David's Confession

(ML.3.50.4, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  David confesses a secret to Maddie.
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The Marriage Proposal

(ML.3.50.5, TV-MA, by Sandra/Mardre Ebridge)  David tells Mr. Hayes in "Father Knows Last" that he proposed to Maddie. We never saw that proposal, but this is what might have happened.
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Poolside Convo

(ML.3.50.6, TV-MA, by Sandra/Mardre Ebridge)  Maddie and David enjoy a lazy Sunday by her pool, being… well… almost like a couple, without messing with the grand scheme of things.
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An Honest Answer

(ML.3.50.7, by My Barbaric YAWP)  He’d love to give her an honest answer. He just doesn’t know how to answer all the questions she’ll never ask. Takes place between seasons three and four.
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Steak a la Dave

(ML.3.50.8, TV-MA, by Sandra/Mardre Ebridge)  The infamous voicemail message that David left Maddie about making her dinner and what could have been, had he left it during that hot and heavy month together.
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David Broods

(ML.3.50.9, by Nala)  A little vignette that takes place sometime towards the end of "the month."
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And Back Again

(ML.3.50.10, by Ieyre)  Set roughly around the events of "A Trip to the Moon." - probably shortly before it. David wonders if he'd ever been this turned on by one of their arguments BEFORE they slept together.
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Separation Moonlighting, Season 4, Period 1

March 9-10, 1988 Unhappy Anniversary (ML.S4P1)
  • Agnes acknowledges Blue Moon's official 3rd anniversary on March 9, 1988 in ATTTM.

A Trip to the Moon

(ML.4.1, by Glenn Gordon Caron)  Wed-Thurs, March 9-10, 1988.  After spending an intense three and a half weeks together, David expresses his love for Maddie and she doesn't know what she wants.
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Ain't Too Proud

(ML.4.1.1, by MoonlightingMagic)  What would have happened if David left when Maddie ran into her house during the "going out on a date" scene in "A Trip to the Moon"?
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Maddie's Choice

(ML.4.1.2, by Nala)  Thurs, March 10, 1988.  After their less-than-successful "date" at the laundromat, Maddie considers her options...
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My Kind of... Trip to the Moon

(ML.4.1.3, by callmeditzy)  A version of "A Trip to the Moon" in which events are altered slightly to dial down the angst. The beginning of a season 4 rewrite that has yet to be followed up on.
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March 10-15, 1988 Separation Anxiety, Part I (ML.S4P1)
  • CBLS marks the first onscreen appearance of Inez, who will remain at Blue Moon through the end of the OS.

Come Back Little Shiksa

(ML.4.2, by Jeff Reno & Ron Osborn)  Thurs-Fri, March 10-11, 1988.  A client wants Blue Moon to find a particularly beautiful woman he met at a charity ball, with the only clue being a valuable earring she left behind.
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Tripping Over the Moon

(ML.4.2.1, by Ameeraidoj)  Thurs-Fri, March 10-11, 1988 - Dream Sequence.  An alternate version of both the ending of "A Trip to the Moon" and the entirety of "Come Back Little Shiksa." The beginning of another season 4 rewrite that has yet to be followed up on.
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Unopened Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.4.2.2)  c. Tues, March 15, 1988.
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March 16-23, 1988 Separation Anxiety, Part II (ML.S4P1)

Take a Left at the Altar

(ML.4.3, by Karen Hall)  Wed-Wed, March 16-23, 1988.  David is desperate to hear from Maddie, who is still at home and starting to worry her father.
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Lovers and Letters

(ML.4.3.1, by GentleReader)  Wed, March 23, 1988.  While she's in Chicago, Maddie writes to David...
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Sleep Deprived

(ML.4.3.2, TV-MA, by Sandra/Mardre Ebridge)  Wed/Thurs, March 23-14, 1988 - Maddie's Dream Sequence.  Maddie... David... and a mutual aching going on...
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March 23-25, 1988 Separation Anxiety, Part III (ML.S4P1)
  • Not seen on TV since MFD, Simmons 1 makes a one-time guest reappearance in TITC after having left Blue Moon at some point in season 3.

Tale in Two Cities

(ML.4.4, by Charles Eglee & Roger Director)  Wed-Fri, March 23-25, 1988.  Maddie's parents throw a party in an attempt to cheer her up, while David and Bert, who thinks he has lost Agnes to another man, go out on the town.
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Just a Day Job

(ML.4.4.1, by My Barbaric YAWP)  Thurs, March 24, 1988.  After mistakenly believing for a moment that Maddie had returned, David pauses in her office to gaze upon her empty chair and then reflects in his own office upon times before and after she entered his life.
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Maddie's Diary (Part I)

(ML.4.4.2, by Danielle/Dana)  Thurs, March 10 - Fri, March 25, 1988.   This is the journal Maddie kept during her four and a half months in Chicago. Part 1 of 6.
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March 25-30, 1988 Addison's Medicine, Part I (ML.S4P1)

Cool Down, Bert

Deleted Scene
(ML.4.5.1p, by Charles Eglee & Roger Director)  The CHD cold open omitted from home video releases, in which Agnes is initially less enthusiastic than Bert about opening the show during David and Maddie's absence.
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Cool Hand Dave

(ML.4.5, by Charles Eglee & Roger Director)  Fri-Wed, March 25-30, 1988.  David tries to fly to Chicago, but his identity stolen and he finds himself arrested, in jail, and then in solitary confinement.
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Once Upon a Tale in Two Cities

(ML.4.5.2, by Partners-in-Crime Int)  Fri, March 25, 1988 - David's CHD Dream Sequence.  Something David may have considered during his first night in solitary confinement: What if he had been home to answer the phone last night - instead of out with Rita - and Maddie had actually called him to deliver news of her pregnancy?
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From Here to Uncertainty

(ML.4.5.3, by Danielle/Dana)  Sun, March 27, 1988 - Dream Sequence.  Another night in the hole, another possible dream sequence for David, this one imagining that he goes to Chicago after he hears from Bert that Maddie is pregnant.
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Unopened Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.4.5.4)  c. Tues, March 29, 1988.
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March 31 - April 13, 1988 Addison's Medicine, Part II (ML.S4P1)

Cool Hand Dave (Part II)

(ML.4.6, by Charles Eglee & Roger Director)  Thurs, March 31 - Tues, April 12, 1988.  David is released from solitary and ends up on a chain gang, where his fellow workers advise him to marry Maddie and he comes to the conclusion that "this woman is essential."
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Unopened Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.4.6.1)  c. Tues, April 5, 1988.
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For What It's Worth

(ML.4.6.2, by atlasmoon)  Tues, April 12, 1988.  This story re-establishes communication between our beloved pair during Maddie's stay in Chicago. Let's see if it leads Maddie on a different path returning to Los Angeles.
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Dial M for Maddie

(ML.4.6.3, by Boink)  Tues-Wed, April 12-13, 1988.  Maddie's message of gratitude may have convinced David to stay in Los Angeles, but his determination to ask her to marry him remains undeterred.
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April 13-14, 1988 Addison's Medicine, Part III (ML.S4P1)

Father Knows Last

(ML.4.7, by Kerry Ehrin)  Wed-Thurs, April 13-14, 1988.  David returns to Blue Moon to find repossession agents clearing out the furniture and the staff about to walk out. Maddie's father learns of her pregnancy and goes to see David in Los Angeles to persuade him to "do the right thing."
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Maddie's Diary (Part II)

(ML.4.7.1, by Danielle/Dana)  Fri, March 25 - Wed, April 13, 1988.  This is the journal Maddie kept during her four and a half months in Chicago. Part 2 of 6.
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Determination Moonlighting, Season 4, Period 2

April 15 - May 10, 1988 Regular Season Wrap-Up (ML.S4P1)

Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.4.7.2)  c. Tues, April 19, 1988.
(ML.4.7.3)  c. Tues, April 26, 1988.
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Bang Bang

(ML.4.7.4, by gayrobochicken)  c. Tues, May 3, 1988.  Bert gets shot, and David is concerned.
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Reacquainted

(ML.4.7.5, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Thurs-Sat, May 5-7, 1988 - Dream Sequence.  Maddie has been in Chicago for about two months when she receives a phone call in the middle of the night with upsetting news about David.
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Extra Seasoning

Available Concept
(ML.4.7.6)  c. Tues, May 10, 1988.  David celebrates the traditional mid-May season wrap-up with the Wobblies and bids them all farewell as the Blue Moon set is dismantled for the summer. Privately, however, he has decided to continue working through the would-be "off-season" from home, so he can repay Mr. Hayes sooner than later and minimize "distractions" from his goal of reuniting with Maddie.
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Maddie's Diary (Part III)

(ML.4.7.7, by Danielle/Dana)  Tues, April 19 - Tues, May 10, 1988.  This is the journal Maddie kept during her four and a half months in Chicago. Part 3 of 6.
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May 11 - June 15, 1988 Overtime, Part I (ML.S4P2)

All Work and No Play Makes Dave a Dull Boy

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(ML.4.7.8)  c. Tues, May 17, 1988.  Missing their usual and expected summer of living large with their ringleader, David's friends try to pressure him into backing his nose away from the grindstone.
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Where There's a Bill, There's a Hayes

Available Concept
(ML.4.7.9)  c. Tues, May 24, 1988.  When they are contacted with questions from Blue Moon's accountant, Agnes and Bert catch onto the fact that David is still working... and depositing every penny he earns into an account referencing Maddie's father.
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United We Wobble

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(ML.4.7.10)  c. Tues, May 31, 1988.  Bert and Agnes rally the Wobblies to join them in demanding that ABC rebuild the Blue Moon set for the summer, so they can unite behind David and bring the business back to full strength (at least by Wobbly standards).
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Roll the Dice

(ML.4.7.11, by GentleReader)  Tues, June7, 1988 - David's early morning Dream Sequence.  Maddie is still in Chicago when David travels there on a case. Are these two willing to risk their hearts... again?
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Old Habits... Well, You Know

Available Concept
(ML.4.7.12)  Tues-Fri, June 7-10, 1988.  When David sees an older version of himself in a former NYPD detective who has "retired" to Los Angeles, he agrees to partner with him on a very personal and particularly dangerous case.
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Old Habits... Well, You Know (Part II)

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(ML.4.7.13)  Fri-Wed, June 10-15, 1988.  The explosive conclusion to David's joint venture with retired NYPD Detective Joe Leland (played by Frank Sinatra).
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June 16-22, 1988 Overtime, Part II (ML.S4P2)

Los Dos DiPestos

(ML.4.8, by Doug Steinberg)  Thurs-Mon, June 16-20, 1988.  Bert helps Agnes investigate when her visiting mother is pursued by various unsavory characters.
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David's Drive

Work in Progress
(ML.4.8.1, by Boink)  Fri-Sun, June 17-19, 1988.  When David receives prompt and in-person payment for the Leland case, he is able and inspired to hit the road and pay back Mr. Hayes in a similar manner. He spends the long drive to Chicago contemplating his past, present, and future... with Maddie and beyond.
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A Chip Off the Old Rock

Work in Progress
(ML.4.8.2, by Boink)  Sun, June 19, 1988.  The day after his meeting with David in Chicago, Maddie's father decides it is time to share some serious, personal thoughts with Maddie, including his increasingly favorable opinion of her Blue Moon partner.
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Maddie's Diary (Part IV)

(ML.4.8.3, by Danielle/Dana)  Tues, May 17 - Tues, June 21, 1988.  This is the journal Maddie kept during her four and a half months in Chicago. Part 4 of 6.
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June 23 - July 22, 1988 Overtime, Part III: David & Terri (ML.S4P2)

Fatal Interaction

Deleted Scene
(ML.4.9.1p, by Ron Osborn, Jeff Reno & Kerry Ehrin, Charles H. Eglee and Roger Director)  The FA cold open omitted from home video releases, in which a nurse catches up her formerly comatose patient on the events of FKL... and delivers some discouraging news.
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Fetal Attraction

(ML.4.9, by Ron Osborn, Jeff Reno & Kerry Ehrin, Charles H. Eglee and Roger Director)  Thurs, June 23 - Fri, July 22, 1988.  While David prepares for fatherhood and finds a partner to attend Lamaze classes with him, Maddie makes preparations to return to Los Angeles.
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Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.4.9.2)  c. Tues, June 28, 1988.
(ML.4.9.3)  c. Tues, July 5, 1988.
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Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.4.9.5)  c. Tues, July 12, 1988.
(ML.4.9.6)  c. Tues, July 19, 1988.
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June 28 - July 22, 1988 Overtime, Part III: Bert & Maddie (ML.S4P2)

Here's Living with You, Kid

(ML.4.13*, by Roger Director, Charles H. Eglee, Jeff Reno, Ron Osborn & Kerry Ehrin)  Tues, June 28 - Fri, July 15, 1988.  When Agnes needs time to consider Bert's idea of moving in together, he sits at home in front of the TV and sees his life with her in a series of old movies.
*This episode is set within a portion of the 4-week period covered by "Fetal Attraction", despite being originally broadcast several episodes later.
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Maddie's Diary (Part V)

(ML.4.9.6, by Danielle/Dana)  Tues, June 28 - Tues, July 19, 1988.  This is the journal Maddie kept during her four and a half months in Chicago. Part 5 of 6.
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Maddie's Diary: Off the Record

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(ML.4.9.7)  Thurs, July 21, 1988.  Maddie is crushed when a doctor's appointment reveals a condition that puts prospects of her baby's healthy delivery in probable but uncertain territory. Aware of the pain she has already caused David, and wanting to spare him any sense of personal guilt or responsibility for the potential loss of another baby, she decides to tell him that Sam is the father until after all goes well with the birth and the baby's parentage can be conclusively determined.
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Maddie's Diary (Part VI)

(ML.4.9.8, by Danielle/Dana)  Thurs-Fri, July 21-22, 1988.  This is the journal Maddie kept during her four and a half months in Chicago. Part 6 of 6.
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Reconciliation Moonlighting, Season 4, Period 3

July 22-25, 1988 Bishop's Wife, Part I (ML.S4P3)

Tracks of My Tears

(ML.4.10, by Debra Frank and Kerry Ehrin, Judith Kahan)  Fri-Mon, July 22-25, 1988.  As Maddie returns to Los Angeles by train, she is still unsure about David and has dreams and nightmares about being married to him.
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Absolutely... Sure

(ML.4.10.1, by Boink)  Mon, July 25, 1988.  Not really a story. It's just a moment, and not even a written one that. But still. This had to be running through David's mind, and I think it adds a little something to a significant conversation in ML history.
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Questing for a Maddie Vision

(ML.4.10.2, by Diamond77)  A Maddie and David romance set during the events of "Tracks of my Tears."
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July 25-31, 1988 Bishop's Wife, Part II (ML.S4P3)

Eek! A Spouse!

(ML.4.11, by Roger Director, Kerry Ehrin & Jeff Reno, Ron Osborn and Charles H. Eglee)  Mon-Wed, July 25-27, 1988.  As David moves past his initial skepticism about Maddie being married, he challenges her to prove her love for Walter.
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August 1-6, 1988 Bishop's Wife, Part III (ML.S4P3)

Maddie Hayes Got Married

(ML.4.12, by Charles Eglee & Roger Director)  Tues-Sat, August 2-6, 1988.  David finally gets to meet Walter at the office and then offers to throw Maddie a big church wedding, complete with a bachelor party.
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Stripped

(ML.4.13.1, by TheSigyn)  After agreeing to move in together in "Here's Living with You, Kid", Bert and Agnes' plans are complicated by questions surrounding his recent activities in "Maddie Hayes Got Married."
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August 7-10, 1988 ML.S4P3

Double Date

NEW!
(ML.4.14.1p, by Nala)  Sun, August 7, 1988 - Maddie's Dream Sequence.  Set between Maddie's meeting Terri and the annulment of Maddie's marriage to Walter. I really wanted to give Maddie some agency about what was happening in her life, and also for David to act in what I would consider to be a normal reaction to his situation.
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And the Flesh Was Made Word

(ML.4.14, by Kerry Ehrin)  Mon-Wed, August 8-10, 1988.  Maddie and Walter have their marriage annulled, leading to a celebration in the office. Maddie wants to restart the relationship with David, but he isn't sure at first how he feels about it.
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Fleshless

(ML.4.14.2, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  Mon, August 8, 1988.  This story takes place during the scene in "And the Flesh Was Made Word" where Maddie and David are reading John Wicklow's poetry in Maddie's office.
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Deny

(ML.4.14.3, by dihop)  Mon, August 8, 1988.  An added scene from my imagination for "And the Flesh Was Made Word."
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Silent Driving

(ML.4.14.4, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  Tues, August 9, 1988.  What would have happened if the drive in "And the Flesh Was Made Word" had gone a little differently?
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Vacation 1988

August 11 - October 6, 1988 Baby Steps (ML.V1988)

Teacher's Pet

(ML.4.50.1, by Ashley)  The first time Maddie and David go to Lamaze class together.
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Letting David's Guard Down

(ML.4.50.2, TV-MA, by Sandra/Mardre Ebridge)  David gives Maddie a backrub during her pregnancy, which spirals out of control in the most delectable way. Will it help them forward in their relationship, as David is still cautious in his approach?
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You and Me Tuesday

(ML.4.50.3, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  This story takes place a few weeks after "And the Flesh Was Made Word." It's one of those Tuesday nights. You know... dinner at 7:30, Lamaze class at 9, getting together afterwards to talk. Well, on this particular Tuesday night, there just might be some romance in the air for Maddie and David.
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Mi Casa Es?

(ML.4.50.4, by GentleReader)  Dream sequence.  Maddie and David have been talking about living together... but whose house will be home?
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Devastation Moonlighting, Season 5, Period 1

October 7-10, 1988 Tragedy (ML.S5P1)

A Womb with a View

(ML.5.1, by Glenn Gordon Caron & Charles Eglee)  Fri-Sat, October 7-8, 1988.  Just after Maddie's baby is given an in-utero introduction to his future life, Maddie has complications and must be rushed to the hospital.
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Filling in the Blanks

(ML.5.1.1, by DEMORE)  c. Sat, October 8, 1988.  This story takes place directly after "A Womb with a View" and responds to a sense that more was going on than we were being told.
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Since I Lost My Maddie (Part I)

(ML.5.1.2, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Fri, October 7-10 and Mon, October 17, 1988.  This story covers a critical time period for Maddie and David. When Maddie lost her baby, it had a significant effect on her relationship with David. This is my version of what might have happened.
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October 11 - November 6, 1988 Denial & Anger (ML.S5P1)

Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.5.1.3)  c. Tues, October 11, 1988.
(ML.5.1.4)  c. Tues, October 18, 1988.
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Blowhard with a Vengeance

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(ML.5.1.5)  c. Tues-Fri, October 25-28, 1988.  With David away on the Anselmo case and Maddie overbooked with work, Bert and MacGilicuddy are forced to team up and save the day in a relentless barrage of buddy cop movie cliches.
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Vowel Play

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(ML.5.1.6)  c. Tues-Thurs, November 1-3, 1988.  After years of growing frustration with people spelling his name incorrectly, Bert is pushed over the edge by the gift he receives of a misspelled personalized doormat. He embarks on a personal mission to clarify the matter for everyone - including himself?
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November 7-9, 1988 Bargaining (ML.S5P1)

Between a Yuk and a Hard Place

(ML.5.2, by Kerry Ehrin)  Mon-Tues, November 7-8, 1988.  After the loss of the baby, Maddie and David avoid each other until Agnes intervenes.
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Let My Love Open the Door

(ML.5.2.1, by beesnbears)  A respectful manipulation of "Between A Yuk And A Hard Place."
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Things Left Unsaid

(ML.5.2.2, by Danielle/Dana)  David and Maddie discuss their relationship after the loss of the baby. Takes place during “Between a Yuk and a Hard Place.” Could be a missing scene.
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Today Has Been Okay

(ML.5.2.3, TV-MA, by Sandra/Mardre Ebridge)  This takes place during "Between a yuk and a hard place." Instead of getting trapped in that elevator by Agnes, Maddie and David deal with their issues all on their own... in the sexiest way possible. WARNING! The rating is there for a reason...
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Since I Lost My Maddie (Part II)

(ML.5.2.4, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Mon-Wed, November 7-9 and Sun, December 11, 1988.  This story covers a critical time period for Maddie and David. When Maddie lost her baby, it had a significant effect on her relationship with David. This is my version of what might have happened.
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November 10-30, 1988 Depression (ML.S5P1)

Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.5.2.5)  c. Tues, November 15, 1988.
(ML.5.2.6)  c. Tues, November 22, 1988.
(ML.5.2.7)  c. Tues, November 29, 1988.
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December 1-12, 1988 Reconstruction (ML.S5P1)

Storms & Second Chances

(ML.5.2.8, by ckincaid)  Fri-Mon, December 2-5, 1988.  A freak snow storm hits L.A., trapping David and Maddie at the office. What happens when two people who obviously love each are forced to face that fact?
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Just the Way You Is

(ML.5.2.9, by Terry Knowles)  Tues, December 6, 1988.  David takes Maddie out for a night "on the town."
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The Birds and the Babies

(ML.5.2.10, by dugzter)  Wed, December 7, 1988.  Terri drops by the Blue Moon office with an unexpected request.
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December 13-23, 1988 Acceptance (ML.S5P1)

The Color of Maddie

(ML.5.3, by Barbara Hall)  Tues-Thurs, December 13-15, 1988, epilogue set Tues, January 3, 1989.  A woman comes to Blue Moon wondering if the man with whom she is living is really her long-missing and now-returned husband. David is annoyed when Maddie insists they are "pals" and says he knows her better than she will admit.
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Stories

(ML.5.3.1, by TheSigyn)  Wed, December 14, 1988.  Bert and Agnes reflect on how recent events have begun to affect their relationship.
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Orchestra to Balcony

(ML.5.3.2, TV-MA, by Danielle/Dana)  Fri, December 16, 1988.  This picks up after TCOM's main narrative and involves David and Maddie coping, both individually and together, with the loss of their child.
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The Gift

(ML.5.3.3, by MoonlightingMagic)  Mon, December 19, 1988.  David has a surprise for Maddie that he hopes will help to clarify their relationship.
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Counting on Christmas

(ML.5.3.4, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Sun-Fri, December 18-23, 1988.  Having just lost her baby a little over two months ago, Maddie is not particularly excited about this Christmas season. David tries to help, but unexpected events occur that will affect both of them... and start to change who they are and how they view their relationship.
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December 24-31, 1988 ML.S5P1

Twas a Blue Moon Christmas

(ML.5.3.5, by beesnbears)  Sat, December 24, 1988.  Merry Christmas from Agnes DiPesto!
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Desk Duty

(ML.5.3.6, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  Mon, December 26, 1988. 
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Unopened Blue Moon Case File

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.5.3.7)  c. Tues-Wed, December 27-28, 1988.
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Bathroom Break

(ML.5.3.8, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  Thurs, December 29, 1988.  Maddie and David are stuck in David's office bathroom.
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Rita and Weep

NEW!
(ML.5.3.9, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Fri, December 23 and Sat, December 31, 1988.  Just as David and Maddie are preparing for a romantic New Year's weekend together, he is forced by a resurfacing "personal matter" to disrupt their plans.
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Vacillation Moonlighting, Season 5, Period 2

January 1-9, 1989 ML.S5P2

Convention Redemption

NEW!
(ML.5.3.10, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Mon-Tues, January 2-3, 1989.  After disrupting their New Year's weekend plans, can David make it up to Maddie when they finally attend the California Investigators Association Annual Banquet and Ball together for the first time?
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Alternate Ending for: The Color of Maddie

(ML.5.3.11, by Pam Hardin)  Tues-Wed, January 3-4, 1989.  Have you ever wondered about the last scene of TCOM, when David and Maddie played pool at the Banquet and Ball? How about what happened afterwards?
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So Near, Anselmo Far

NEW CHAPTER 1 POSTED!
(ML.5.3.12, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Wed-Fri, January 4-6, 1989.  The day after David and Maddie's seemingly successful night at the banquet, ball, and beyond, the Anselmo case and other issues resurface.
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January 10-11, 1989 ML.S5P2

Plastic Fantastic Lovers

(ML.5.4, by Jerry Stahl)  Tues, January 10, 1989.  The agency is asked by a man who had failed plastic surgery to find out if his operation was a deliberate act of sabotage.
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Afternoon Delight?

(ML.5.4.1, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  Tues, January 10, 1989.  What happened (and didn't happen) in the hotel room between Maddie and David in "Plastic Fantastic Lovers"?
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Raincheck

(ML.5.4.2, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Wed, January 11, 1989  On the day after they solve the Hunzinger case, Maddie decides to redeem her raincheck for dinner with David at Pink's Hot Dogs.
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January 12-22, 1989 ML.S5P2

Couple's Retreat

CHAPTER 4 POSTED!
(ML.5.4.3, TV-MA, by Sandra/Mardre Ebridge)  Thurs, January 12 - Sun, January 22, 1989.  David and Maddie are dragged into a case that takes them to a Couple's Retreat. Can they keep their wits about them while being poked and prodded by a shady psychiatrist about their relationship? Rated M for future chapters.
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January 23 - February 5, 1989 Equal Partners (ML.S5P2)

Shirts and Skins

(ML.5.5, by Roger Director)  Mon, January 23 - Wed, February 1, 1989.  Maddie agrees to take the case of a female worker who shot her boss after she was fired for refusing to sleep with him. At the same time, David takes the case of the boss.
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Terms of the Heart

(ML.5.5.1, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  Wed/Thurs, February 1-2, 1989 - Dream Sequence.  David and Maddie discuss the terms of their new equal partnership on a higher and happier level than was bound to go so smoothly in reality.
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Sparring Partners

(ML.5.5.2, by dihop)  Thurs, February 2, 1989.  Initial hopes of David's and Maddie's equal partnership blooming beyond business are met by a firm dose of reality.
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Lovin' on Empty (Part I)

(ML.5.5.3, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Sat-Sun, February 4-5, 1989.  While out shopping at the mall one day, Maddie runs into someone who makes her question her relationship with David.
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February 5-6, 1989 ML.S5P2

Double Dating

(ML.5.5.4, by MoonlightingMagic)  Sun/Mon, February 5-6, 1989 - Maddie's Dream Sequence.  After suggesting to David that they should be free to see other people, Maddie dreams of what it might be like if they encountered each other doing exactly that.
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Unclean Slate

(ML.5.5.5, by MoonlightingMagic)  Sun/Mon, February 5-6, 1989 - David's Dream Sequence.  After being shocked and disappointed by Maddie's suggestion that they see other people, David dreams of what might happen if they ever crossed paths with Rita.
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Judge, Jury and Disillusioner

(ML.5.5.6, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Mon, February 6, 1989.  David spends the morning in Maddie's office, trying to convince her to reconsider her "see other people" mindset, and Agnes drops in to inform them that she has been summoned for jury duty.
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February 6-20, 1989 ML.S5P2

In 'N Outlaws

(ML.5.11*, by Marc Abraham)  Mon, February 6 - Wed, February 15, 1989.  When Agnes is the lone standout in a jury that causes her to be sequestered, and Bert is desperate for her to attend his family reunion, he decides to solve the crime to free her.
*This episode is set much earlier in the EU, contrary to its bizarre placement in the original broadcast order.
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Whose Curse Is It Anyway?

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(ML.5.5.7)  Mon-Thurs, February 13-16, 1989.  While Agnes is out on jury duty and Bert takes time off for his family reunion, panic erupts when the network orders everyone else at Blue Moon to welcome cousins "Ace" (played by Ted McGinley) and Oliver (Robbie Rist) aboard the staff as a temporary receptionists/assistants.
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Living Separate Lies (David's Story)

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(ML.5.5.8)  Mon, February 6 - Mon, February 20, 1988.  So soon after Maddie's suggestion that David and she should feel free to see other people, is it just a coincidence that he insists they should work a sudden spike in cases separately?
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Matters of the Heart

(ML.5.5.9, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  Tues, February 14, 1989 - David's Dream Sequence.  David is fed up with Maddie's pacts/pals.
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Living Separate Lies (Maddie's Story)

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(ML.5.5.10)  Mon, February 6 - Mon, February 20, 1988.  Maddie's fear of losing David professionally is heightened by his suggestion that they divide and conquer an unexpected influx of business. She agrees out of necessity but also seeks therapy to help her maintain her resolve.
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Be My Valentine

(ML.5.5.11, by MoonlightingMagic)  Tues, February 14, 1989 - Maddie's Dream Sequence.  David plans a very special Valentine's Day for Maddie.
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February 21 - March 3, 1989 ML.S5P2

Take Off Our Clothes, For Example

Deleted Scene
(ML.5.6.1p, by James Kramer)  Tues, February 21, 1989.  The TMWFE cold open omitted from home video releases, in which David and Maddie ask the audience to help settle their disagreement over how best to win back viewers.
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Take My Wife, For Example

(ML.5.6, by James Kramer)  Thurs, February 23 - Fri, March 3, 1989.  A famously fierce divorce lawyer known as "The Barracuda" has a crisis of conscience and hires Blue Moon to help save a marriage. David and Maddie exchange gifts.
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Memorandus Telecidus

(ML.5.6.2, by Boink)  Fri, March 3, 1989.  A story told in screenshots. When David and Maddie's TMWFE "duo-directional lipus lockus" is interrupted by Agnes' delivery of a memo from network executives announcing that Moonlighting would be moving from Tuesday to Sunday nights, they recall a conversation they'd had just over a year ago.
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March 3-8, 1989 ML.S5P2

Stuck With You

(ML.5.7.1p, by MoonlightingMagic)  Fri/Sat, March 3-4, 1989 - Dream Sequence.  During the overnight leading into the fourth anniversary of David and Maddie's first meeting, one of them dreams of their being snowed into a romantic hotel together. What might transpire? And whose dream is it, anyway?
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Of Gifts and Expectations

(ML.5.7.2p, by GentleReader and beesnbears)  Sat-Mon, March 4-6, 1989.  A bridge of more dreams and conversations from "Take My Wife..." to "I See England..."
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I See England, I See France, I See Maddie's Net...

(ML.5.7, by Chris Ruppenthal)  Full title: "I See England, I See France, I See Maddie's Netherworld"  Sun-Tues, March 5-7, 1989.  A client dies in Maddie's office before they even have a chance to meet. Later, a friend turns up looking for him. They each had half of a lottery ticket worth $10 million.
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A Harry Situation

(ML.5.7.3, TV-MA, by Sandra/Mardre Ebridge)  Mon/Tues, March 6-7, 1989 - Dream Sequence.  What should have happened after that naughty shower scene from season 5 (you know which one)...
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Lovin' on Empty (Part II)

(ML.5.7.4, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Wed, March 8, 1989.  Maddie opens up to Mrs. Rubin during her second therapy session, but will David be willing to open up to Maddie as friends?
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March 9-18, 1989 ML.S5P2

Talking It to Death

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(ML.5.8.1p)  Thurs, March 9, 1989.  Bert and Agnes try to boost company morale on Blue Moon's fourth anniversary, but the Wobblies are frustrated by the fact that actually working has become preferable to watching David and Maddie's relationship "progress."
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Sunlighting

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(ML.5.8.2p)  Sun, March 12, 1989.  While Maddie tries to figure out ways to make the most of Blue Moon's new Sunday hours, everyone else comes up with reasons (religious, a case of poison ivy that may or may not have been deliberately self-inflicted, etc.) that they should be allowed to go home.
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Those Lips, Those Lies

(ML.5.8, by James Kramer & Chris Ruppenthal)  Sun-Tues, March 12-14, 1989.  David's brother, Richie, arrives with his new girlfriend and asks a favor from David and Maddie. His girlfriend's business partner embezzled all her money and Richie wants them to help get it back.
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Addison's Surprise

(ML.5.8.3, by Terry Knowles)  Mon/Tues, March 13-14, 1989 - Maddie's TLTL Dream Sequence.  Richie shows up at Blue Moon with a surprise announcement that plays like a more hopeful version of "Those Lips, Those Lies."
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Friend Therapy

(ML.5.8.4, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Fri, March 17, 1989.  David's friend's wife just had a baby, and it's time to celebrate! The two men find themselves in a dingy bar where they eat too much and drink too much. David goes on about how much he misses being with Maddie, while Benny ends up drunk as a skunk!
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March 19-31, 1989 ML.S5P2

Perfetc

(ML.5.9, by Jeff Reno & Ron Osborn, James Kramer, Chris Ruppenthal & Jerry Stahl)  Sun-Thurs, March 19-23, 1989.  A dying man hires Blue Moon to help prove that he committed the "perfect crime." David thinks it will be good publicity, but Maddie does not want to get involved.
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City of Love

(ML.5.9.1, by GentleReader and beesnbears)  Fri-Tues, March 24-28, 1989.  Maddie and David in Paris: Will it rekindle their romance? Or close the door on it forever?
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Better Let Love and Friendship Depart

(ML.5.9.2, TV-MA, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Tues-Fri, March 28-31, 1989.  Upon returning home from his Paris trip with Maddie, David receives bad news about his best friend, Benny. This sends him into a downward spiral that, sadly, takes its toll on his relationship with Maddie.
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April 1-11, 1989 ML.S5P2

Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(ML.5.9.3)  c. Sun, April 2, 1989.
(ML.5.9.4)  c. Sun, April 9, 1989.
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Desolation Moonlighting, Season 5, Period 3

April 12-18, 1989 The Annie Arc, Part I (ML.S5P3)

Party's Over

(ML.5.10.1p, TV-MA, by Boink)  Wed, April 12 - Mon, April 17, 1989.  The title says it all.
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When Girls Collide

(ML.5.10, by Charles Eglee, Merrill Markoe, and Leo Tecate)  Mon-Tues, April 17-18, 1989.  David's involvement with Maddie's visiting cousin upsets Maddie, as her cousin is married, and Maddie is still confused about her feelings for David.
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Force of Nature

(ML.5.10.2, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Sun-Tues, April 16-18, 1989.  David has accepted the fact that his relationship with Maddie is over, and he is open to meeting someone new. Annie is on a flight headed to Los Angeles. Thus, the "Annie Arc" begins... This story fills in a lot of the blanks, while staying true to the original series.
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April 18-20, 1989 The Annie Arc, Part II (ML.S5P3)

You and I Collide

(ML.5.10.3, by Sandra/Mardre Ebridge)  Tues, April 18, 1989 - Maddie's Dream Sequence.  An alternate version of "When Girls Collide" that shows what a difference the choice of just a few, seemingly inconsequential words can sometimes make.
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Pillow Talk

(ML.5.10.4, TV-MA, by MoonlightingMagic)  Tues, April 18, 1989 - Dream Sequence.  What would have happened if things had gone differently when David found Maddie in his bed in "When Girls Collide"?
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My Version of Lunar Eclipse (An Alt. WGC Ending)

(ML.5.10.5, by Ella)  Tue, April 18, 1989 - Dream Sequence.  An alternate ending to "When Girls Collide."
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Dancing on Eggshells

(ML.5.10.6, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Wed-Thurs, April 19-20, 1989.  The day after David leaves Maddie sitting alone on his bed, while he goes running out after Annie, is a regular workday. Can Maddie and David put their differences aside and help a client find her lost love?
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April 21-30, 1989 The Annie Arc, Part III (ML.S5P3)

Eine Kleine Nacht Murder

(ML.5.12, by Barbara Hall)  Wed-Fri, April 26-28, 1989.  Maddie witnesses a murder and is placed under police protection, but David thinks her bodyguard is crooked and is planning to kill her himself.
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I Need to Tell You

(ML.5.12.1, by Pam5)  Wed, April 26, 1989.  An added scene from "Eine Kleine Nacht Murder", this takes place in Maddie's guest room after Maddie persuades Annie to stay at David's apartment.
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It's Not Over 'Til... It's Not Over

(ML.5.12.2, by Pam5)  Wed, April 26, 1989.  An added scene from "Eine Kleine Nacht Murder", this takes place in David's apartment after Annie has left Maddie's house.
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The Space Between

NEW!
(ML.5.12.3, by BlueMoon)  Wed, April 26, 1989.  David finds out Maddie witnessed a murder and may still be in danger. Considering the current state of their relationship, what position is he in to do anything about it? A little angsty piece, set mid-EKNM.
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Fortress

(ML.5.12.4, by Sandra/Mardre Ebridge)  Fri, April 28, 1989 - Dream Sequence.  Maddie is left with the chaos that is her house after the happenings in EKNM. The entire ordeal of being almost killed makes her stop and think. Will David be on her mind?
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Eine Kleine Nacht Musing

(ML.5.12.5, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Mon-Fri, April 24-28, 1989.  Beginning two nights before Maddie witnesses a murder in the parking garage, this story is told from Maddie's point-of-view and gives greater depth to the events of EKNM.
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May 1-14, 1989 The Annie Arc, Part IV (ML.S5P3)

Dream Lover

(ML.5.13.1p, by Boink)  Tues, May 2, 1989.  A story told in screenshots. When David tells Annie about what he dreamed the night before, he wisely omits one key detail.
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Lunar Eclipse

(ML.5.13, by Ron Clark)  Tues, May 2 - Sun, May 14, 1989.  Agnes proposes to Herbert, and in spite of having some misgivings, he agrees. Annie's husband, Mark, arrives in L.A. and hires a detective to follow Annie, and David conspires to drive her back to her husband.
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The Trunk

(ML.5.13.2, by Boink)  Friday, May 5, 1989.  A tormented David receives an answer from somewhere unexpected as he questions his ability to make a "right choice."
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Lunar Restoration

(ML.5.13.3, by dihop)  Sun, May 7, 1989 - David's Dream Sequence.  The night after Bert and Agnes' wedding went off the deep end, David dreams of a much happier ending for the resulting police station visit.
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Missing Scene from Lunar Eclipse

(ML.5.13.4, by Pam Hardin)  Sun, May 7, 1989 - Maddie's Dream Sequence.  The night after Bert and Agnes' waterlogged wedding, Maddie dreams of a happier day ahead reconciling with David at the office.
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He Had a Purpose

(ML.5.13.5, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Fri-Sun, May 12-14, 1989.  After Bert and Agnes' wedding... but before the show's cancellation announcement... someone arrives who ignites what may be the romantic reconciliation of Maddie and David.
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A Lunar State of Mind

(ML.5.13.6, by Marlena/Lena Leest)  Sun, May 14, 1989.  This story begins where the Moonlighting series ends, with David and Maddie sitting on the church altar. He is so despondent that he has no words, and she is unsure of what to do now that the show has been canceled. Will they ever get the happy ending they so deserve?
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Revelation Moonlighting, Season 5, Period 4

The Seventh Sunday ML.S5P4

Straight from the Source's Mouth

(ML.5.14, by Shawna Saari & Glenn Gordon Caron, with Grace Chivell)  The Seventh Sunday.
"As the creator, did you envision them (David and Maddie) ultimately ending up together?"
"Why would you present this great romance and have it end going the other way?"
-Glenn Gordon Caron, Creator of Moonlighting
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Virtualization Virtual Moonlighting, Season 6, Period 1

April 28 - May 5, 1989 VM.S6P1

We'll Be Together Again

(VM.6.1.1p, by Boink)  Sun, May 14, 1989?  Individually but not alone, David and Maddie face a turning point in their forever-connected destinies, as one door closes and another one opens.
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Little Problem Annie

(VM.6.1, TV-MA, by Danielle/Dana, with "eine kleine" input from Boink)  Fri, April 28, 1989.  Opening near the end of EKNM, Maddie assesses the damage to her house and senses the unfolding of a pivotal moment concerning her relationship with David. An argument ensues, and one thing leads to another...
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Little Problem Annie (Part II)

(VM.6.2, by Danielle/Dana)  Sat, April 29 - Fri, May 5, 1989.  The Annie situation is resolved, Maddie goes out with Donnigan, and David finally opens up to Maddie.
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Vacation 1989

May 6 - September 25, 1989 VM.V1989

Garden Party

A Virtual Moonlighting Alternate Timeline
(VMAT.GP.6.3, TV-MA, by Danielle/Dana)  June, 1989.  One month after the events of "Little Problem Annie (Parts I and II)", David travels to Chicago to attend a party with Maddie's family and carry on the charade she has put up that the two of them are engaged.
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Revitalization Virtual Moonlighting, Season 6, Period 2

September 26 - November 6, 1989 VM.S6P2

Chairman of the Bored

(VM.6.3, by Diane & Darla)  Tues-Sat, September 26-30, 1989.  Maddie and David seem at odds about a small "morale problem."
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Chairman of the Bored (Part II)

(VM.6.4, by Diane)  c. Tues, October 3, 1989.  Where's Agnes? Isn't she where you left her? Can teamwork solve the case of the missing DiPesto?
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Smeared Window

(VM.6.5, by Sarah)  c. Tues, October 10, 1989.  A spoof on "Rear Window."
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The Romantic Rut

(VM.6.5.1, by caitybelle)  Mon-Tues, October 16-17, 1989.  As David and Maddie try to move forward, a millionaire porn star client walks in, and sparks ensue.
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I've Got Your Number

(VM.6.6, by Danielle/Dana)  Mon-Wed, October 23-25, 1989.  Maddie and David discuss what they know about each other - fantasies, intimacies, likes and dislikes.
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Cold Feet, Warm Heart

(VM.6.8, by Diane)  Tues, October 31 - Mon, November 6, 1989.  David supports Maddie through a personal crisis… and finally gets to the Windy City.
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November 7 - December 6, 1989 Gabby (VM.S6P2)

Signs of Life

(VM.6.9, by Danielle/Dana)  Tues-Fri, November 7-10, 1989.  Maddie and David are both haunted by the memory of the loss of Maddie's baby.
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Unopened Blue Moon Case Files

Your appropriate Moonlighting fanfiction is welcome here!
(VM.6.9.1)  c. Tues, November 14, 1989.
(VM.6.9.2)  c. Tues, November 21, 1989.
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Unopened Thanksgiving Blue Moon Case File

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(VM.6.9.3)  c. Thurs-Mon, November 23-27, 1989.  David and Maddie spend Thanksgiving and David's birthday with Gabby.
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Signs of Life (Part II)

(VM.6.10, by Danielle/Dana)  Tues, November 28 - Wed, December 6, 1989.  David and Maddie help the child through the death of her grandmother.
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December 7-31, 1989 VM.S6P2

Dog... Cat... Man... Woman

(VM.6.11, by Diane)  c. Tues, December 12, 1989.  Maddie and David are hired to find a very wealthy feline.
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She's a Little Bit Country, He's a Little Bit R&B

(VM.6.12, by Sarah)  c. Tues, December 19, 1989.  David and Maddie go undercover as a married couple at a ranch in Texas.
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A Christmas Story

(VM.6.13, by Danielle/Dana)  Fri-Mon, December 22-25, 1989.  A family gathering at Maddie's house includes many present and past acquaintances.
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January 1 - May 8, 1990 VM.S6P2

Scenes of the Crime

(VM.6.14, by Sarah)  c. Tues, January 2, 1990.  Maddie and David are angered when they find that their episodes have been cut.
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Gosh Golly Gee, Maddie

(VM.6.7*, by Sarah)  Fri-Mon, January 5-8, 1990.  Maddie and David attend their second consecutive California Investigators Association Annual Banquet and Ball together, with Bert and Agnes joining them this time for some unexpected results.
*Slight adjustments have been made to this episode, including its placement in the EU timeline, to preserve the tradition of the Investigators Banquet and Ball taking place in January.
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Can I Get a Witness?

(VM.6.15, by Diane) The Wedding: Part One. The bells are ringing... for he and my Lamaze partner.
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Dress Rehearsal

(VM.6.16, by Diane) The Wedding: Part Two. Does absence make their hearts grow fonder? Tune in next week.
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Everyone Says I Love You, and It's About Time

(VM.6.17, by Diane) The Wedding: Part Three. Will wedding magic work its spell on David and Maddie?
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The Business of Betrayal

(VM.6.18, by Danielle/Dana) David goes undercover as a male escort, to investigate a drug ring.
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The Business of Betrayal (Part II)

(VM.6.19, TV-MA, by Danielle/Dana) The woman David is investigating is falling in love with him.
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Maximum Insecurity

(VM.6.20, by Diane) Guess which half of our favorite couple winds up in jail?
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Hooked on a Feeling

(VM.6.21, by Diane) Maddie and David find help in solving the case… from a most surprising source.
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Vacation 1990

May 9 - September 24, 1990 VM.V1990

Summer Stories

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(VM.6.50.X)  May 9 - September 24, 1990.
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Navigation Virtual Moonlighting, Season 7

September 25 - October, 1990 VM.S7

Sam the Sham

(VM.7.1, by Diane) Is that Sam Crawford in your office... and are you happy to see him?
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...And the Fair Rose

(VM.7.2, by Diane) Everything is not as it appears with our hero, Sam.
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Nightmare on Maddie's Street

(VM.7.3, by Sue) A Halloween tale unlike any other... and Maddie gets to know her neighbors
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November 1990 VM.S7

Up the Down Rabbit Hole

(VM.7.4, by Lizzie) Uh oh... has the rabbit kicked that bucket on Maddie and David AGAIN??
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Same Time, Every Year

(VM.7.5, by Sarah) Thanksgiving with the family at Maddie's house... what could possibly go wrong?
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December 1990 VM.S7

When My Heart Finds Christmas

(VM.7.6, by Lizzie and Diane) Has the Grinch stolen David's holiday spirit? And who can help him find it?
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David's Christmas Carolers

(VM.7.7, by Lizzie and Diane) Carolers? Wise Men? Dickens with a twist? Must be Christmas for David and Maddie.
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January 1991 VM.S7

When Cowgirls Collide

(VM.7.8, by Sue) Annie's back, and she's got a big surprise in store.
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Moonlight Adventures in Babysitting

(VM.7.9, by Lizzie, Sue, Diane) Maddie and David babysit for little Walter Bishop, and the bedtime story gets turned on its ear.
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February 1 - May 14, 1991 VM.S7

Sixteen Candles Times 2.5

(VM.7.10, by Lizzie) You say it's your birthday? Hey Maddie, are those crow's feet or are you just happy to see me?
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Walking My Baby Back Home

(VM.7.11, by Diane) A plea from an old friend draws David and Maddie to the City of Brotherly Love.
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The Heart of the Matter

(VM.7.12, by Sue) A visit from David's ex drudges up old memories best left buried.
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The Seven Year Switch

(VM.7.13, by Lizzie, Sue, Diane) It's spring cleaning… when a young man's fancy turns to fantasy.
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Happily Ever After

(VM.7.14, by Sarah) Richie and Amy's wedding has finally arrived, but will it be what everyone expected?
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Moonlight Bleu

(VM.7.15, by Lizzie) The Dream Sequence meets Casey Kasem's top 100 countdown... literally.
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I Am Combustible... David

(VM.7.16, by Diane) AKA The Big Flame. An "accident" causes a few changes in Maddie and David's living arrangements.
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Fighting Fire with Fire

(VM.7.17, by Diane) Now that we know where... HOW's the relationship going?
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Vacation 1991

May 15 - September 23, 1991 VM.V1991

Summer Stories

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(VM.7.50.X)  May 15 - September 23, 1991.
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Cohabitation Virtual Moonlighting, Season 8

September 24 - October, 1991 VM.S8

Ladies Who Lunch

(VM.8.1, by Lizzie) Maddie meets with an old friend... and a personal challenge that will test her and David's relationship.
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Endo Lide, As We Know It

(VM.8.2, by Lizzie) Confusion reigns... in their case, in their lives. Can Maddie and David make it all work out?
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The Junk That Dreams Are Made Of

(VM.8.3, by Sue) Is it David's netherworld? Or just a low budget way to solve a case?
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It's a Trick, Where's the Treat?

(VM.8.4, by the Virtual Staff) Written in round robin style. What scary fun.
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November - December 1991 VM.S8

How Do You Keep the Music Playing?

(VM.8.5, by Diane) David is back, and Maddie's got him. Is there a secret recipe for keeping him?
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Spinning Our Wheels

(VM.8.6, by Diane) Are David and Maddie on the right road to Thanksgiving happiness?
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Just Can't Find a Good Client These Days

(VM.8.7, by Lizzie) Maddie and David try to find their next client. It is not as simple as you might think.
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All I Want for Christmas

(VM.8.8, by Sue) It's Christmas! Love and larceny are in the air.
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January 1 - May 12, 1992 VM.S8

Just a New York Weekend

(VM.8.9, by Lizzie & Diane) The wedding plans are in full swing for Agnes with Maddie at the helm, but will Richie and Amy make it to their first anniversary? Meanwhile, back on the Left Coast, David and Bert have a weekend to themselves, or do they?
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With This Fling

(VM.8.10, by Sue) The Blue Moon staff sail away to Agnes and Bert's dream wedding. Luckily, they remembered to bring something old.
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Black and White and Dead All Over

(VM.8.11, by Diane) Methinks something is familiar here. David and Maddie juggle a case in which fame is not all it's cracked up to be.
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Windows? We Aint Got No Windows! We Don’t Need...

(VM.8.12, by Lizzie) Full title: "Windows? We Ain't Got No Windows! We Don't Need No Windows! I Don’t Need to Show You Any Stinkin’ Windows!" Richie just can't get into enough trouble now he is doing it with 16 megs of RAM. But Maddie and David are always around to bail him out. And this maybe the last time.
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Something is Rotten blah, blah, blah

(VM.8.13, by Lizzie) Fun with the Bard and Maddie and David.
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While the Cats are Away, the Mice... Work?

(VM.8.14, by the Virtual Staff) The Wobblies have taken over the show.
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An Affair to Forget... A Weekend to Remember

(VM.8.15, by Diane) More than you know... or maybe more than they want you to... about Maddie and David's working weekend.
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The Ties That Bind

(VM.8.16, by Sue) Cases and houses and showers... oh my.
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The Ties That Bind (Part II)

(VM.8.17, by Sue) Females by the flock... and where's David?
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Stork Song

(VM.8.18, by Diane) A bird of a different feather visits some of our Blue Moon family.
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Vacation 1992

May 13 - September 21, 1992 VM.V1992

Summer Stories

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(VM.8.50.X)  May 13 - September 21, 1992.
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Expectation Virtual Moonlighting, Season 9

September 22, 1992 - May 11, 1993 VM.S9

A Pregnant Pause

(VM.9.1, by Diane) Did she really say what she said? Are David and Maddie infanticipating? Or is David hearing things?
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To Have... and to Know

(VM.9.2, by Connie) Uh oh... it's the boys against the girls again... or is that the Dads against the Moms?
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Brat Patrol

(VM.9.3, by Lizzie) David gets a little taste of fatherhood.
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Relatively Speaking

(VM.9.4, by Diane) Anyone can be a father, but it takes someone special to be a Dad.
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Happy Trails

(VM.9.5, by Jen and Connie) David takes a wild ride, but there is no place like home.
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Faith, Hope, and Clarity

(VM.9.6, by Jen) Testing One, Two, Three... David and Maddie have some important decisions to make.
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Expect the Unexpected

(VM.9.7, by Lizzie and Diane) A mouse, a louse, and a muddle headed spouse. A season finale to bring down the house... errrrr... office!
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Vacation 1993

May 12 - September 27, 1993 VM.V1993

Summer Stories

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(VM.9.50.X)  May 12 - September 27, 1993.
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Elation Virtual Moonlighting, Season 10

September 28 - October, 1993 VM.S10

What's in a Name?

(VM.10.1, by Diane) Maddie and David find themselves in the family business - building one and rebuilding another.
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What's Eating Maddie Hayes?

(VM.10.2, by Connie) David wishes that Maddie would spill the beans... and Maddie hopes David won't...
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The Dating Grind

(VM.10.3, by Jen) Wake up and smell the coffee... David will sure need it as impending fatherhood looms!
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The Sweet Spot

(VM.10.4, by Diane) When rings enter the picture, will it be a whole new ball game for David and Maddie?
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November 1993 VM.S10

The Nanny Connection

(VM.10.5, by Lizzie) Maddie's thoughts leap ahead to childcare before little Bunny has made an entrance, only to find that she and David aren't on the same page. Maybe their latest case can give them a few things to think about.
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December 1993 VM.S10

Labor of Love

(VM.10.6, by Jen) D-day is finally here... but where's the baby?
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