Once and Again: Season 2


# Air Date Title
1 Oct 24

Wake Up, Little Susie

Lily and Rick try to blend their families together, but it doesn’t go smoothly. Jesse has trouble adjusting to high school.

2 Oct 31


Judy turns the bookstore into a ““book club for singles.”“ This attracts an interesting clientele, including Jake (who’s tiring of his girlfriend…

3 Nov 14

I Can't Stand Up For Falling Down

Parental pressure bears down on Eli to get his act together for college. However, Eli wants to form a music group.

4 Nov 21

Feast or Famine

It’s Thanksgiving and that means both the Sammler’s and Manning’s get together for dinner, whether they want to be there or not. It turns out that the two mot…

5 Nov 28

Ozymandias 2.0

Changes in the design of Miles’ building that Rick’s firm are designing means a dinner meeting for Rick – and a reluctant Lily — with Miles and importan…

6 Dec 05

Food for Thought

Jesse is taken to a psychiatrist to find out why she isn’t eating. Karen’s firm is hired to oppose the building of Miles’ building — the one Rick is des…

7 Jan 17

Learner's Permit

Grace gets her learner’s permit. She has a crush on Pace, a boy from her driver’s education class, who seems oblivious to her feelings. So she goes out with Paces&#…

8 Dec 19

Life Out Of Balance

Lily thinks she might be pregnant, and the reaction she gets from Rick wasn’t what she was hoping for. She begins to think that he’s not who she thought he was. Gra…

9 Jan 10

Scribbling Rivalry

Layoffs at her workplace make Lily even uneasier there. But the new management consultant reverses those firings, putting Christie on edge and making Lily look foolish for spea…

10 Jan 24

Love's Laborers' Lost

Judy finds herself drawn between two men: the intellectually stimulating Paul, and the physically stimulating Will. Eli grows tired of Carla always wanting to get into trouble.…

11 Jan 31

Thieves Like Us

Jessie’s glitter is missing, and Grace and Carla are the prime suspects. Rick discovers some unsettling news about both sides of his project with Miles. Evidence is disco…

12 Feb 07


Jesse doesn’t want to go to a dance by herself, which frustrates Karen because they bought a dress for it. Christie and Graham continue to clash at work. Karen’s wo…

13 Feb 14

Edifice Wrecked

Rick and David are served with a notice to get an injunction to stop the Atlantor project – and the hearing is on Valentine’s Day. Grace is troubled by the fact tha…

14 Mar 07

The Other End of the Telescope

Tensions between Benny (a busboy) and Giancarlo (the chef) at Jake’s restaurant boil over. Jake separates the two and tells Benny to go home. He returns with a gun to con…

15 Mar 14

Standing Room Only

Rick and Lily celebrate their engagement. Tiffany reveals to Grace that she’s pregnant, but Grace pretty much had that figured out when she heard Tiffany throwing up in t…

16 Mar 21

Aaron's Gettin' Better

Aaron returns for an extended stay and impresses everyone with his improvement. Grace and Spencer go back to the restaurant to write about their experience there, but Spencer g…

17 Mar 28

Forgive Us Our Trespasses

Will returns to repair ice damage to Lily’s house, making for awkward moments for Judy. Judy runs into Paul (the guy who went off on her when she broke it off with him),…

18 Apr 04

Best of Enemies

Lily and Rick begin their wedding plans and want Judy to help, but Judy seems hesitant. Jesse faints and falls in the girls’ locker room. Grace learns of it and voices he…

19 Apr 11

Armageddon (1)

Karen finds out that a grand jury is being impaneled to investigate the Atlantor project. The District Attorney wants Karen to help them, but she is reluctant. She acts nervous…

20 Apr 18

Won't Someone Please Help George Bailey Tonight (2)

Miles gets indicted and work on the Atlantor project is indefinitely suspended. Rick is invited to appear on a local talk show to tell his side of the story. But instead, he ge…

21 Apr 25

Moving On

Rick and his kids start to move their stuff to Lily’s and Lily gets a call to sign the divorce papers. Carla tells Eli that she’s not going back home because she…

22 May 02

The Second Time Around

As the wedding approaches, hardly anything is finalized. Lily’s father appears to her in her dreams. He asks her to ask Jake ““what’s been lost”&#…

About Once and Again

“Once and Again” focuses on the relationship between a divorced man, Rick Sammler (Bill Campbell) and a soon to be divorced woman, Lilly Manning (Sela Ward). Both have kids and between the struggles of being a single parent and careers they often find it difficult to spend time together. The show is unique in letting the viewer into the character’s minds through brief “interviews” mixed throughout the episode.