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Bad blood develops between Sherry and Daphne (Marsha Mason, Jane Leeves). And after a big blowup, Daphne seeks refuge at Niles' place. Niles: David Hyde Pierce. Frasier: Kelsey Grammer. Martin: John Mahoney. Roz: Peri Gilpin. Bulldog: Dan Butler.
Martin's birthday presents Frasier and Niles with a chance to engage in their annual one-upmanship bout of gift-giving to their dad. Martin: John Mahoney. Niles: David Hyde Pierce. Frasier: Kelsey Grammer. Sherry: Marsha Mason.
Sam (Lindsay Frost) tells Frasier it's her, not him, when she ends their romance---but Frasier's convinced that it is, in fact, all about him. Lesley Stahl has a cameo. Frasier: Kelsey Grammer. Niles: David Hyde Pierce.
Part 1 of two. After running off together, Niles and Daphne face the wrath from their jilted lovers: Donny's suing for emotional distress and Mel's plotting a ruse. Mel: Jane Adams. Donny: Saul Rubinek. Simon: Anthony LaPaglia.
Conclusion. Daphne considers dumping Niles after Donny and Mel's plotting stresses her out. Fortunately, Frasier comes to the lovers' aid once again. Mel: Jane Adams. Donny: Saul Rubinek. Simon: Anthony LaPaglia.
Frasier appears more jealous than jolly when he co-hosts Seattle's Christmas parade with his radio rival, Dr. Mary (Kim Coles); Niles and Daphne open their gifts early; and beer adds to Martin's holiday cheer. Kelly: Bess Armstrong. Santa: Donovan Scott.
A lifetime achievement award sends Frasier into an existential crisis which culminates in a battle of wits with his old mentor (Rene Auberjonois); Daphne's weight gain doesn't go unnoticed. Gil: Edward Hibbert. Kenny: Tom McGowan.