It’s the day of the custody hearing and MI5 final exams. Things are looking positive but when Tim is encouraged by the exuberant judge to act upon his feelings for Caitlin, he arrives to find a former lover has beaten him to it.
Things start to look up for Tim when he accepts a promotion in exchange for helping the Examiner out of a tight spot with the internal drug test. But it all starts falling apart when Tim is sent off to rehab.
When Tim is forced to confront the fact that his son doesn’t respect him, he quits his dead end job. But his interview for an entry position in the Civil Service is in fact the MI5 entrance exam.
When Marcus excludes Tim from the school Parent/Teacher evening, Tim takes his revenge by hacking into the school database and changing his grades.
When the obsessive family counsellor encourages Tim to be more of a hero to his son, Tim opportunistically pretends to have saved the life of a helpless tramp. But the plan backfires when the tramp moves in and makes Tim’s life a misery.