Bud turns to music for cash and solace when Kay's new beau (John Martinuzzi) starts humming the wedding march. Kay: Patricia Richardson. Bud: Scott Bakula. Megan: DeLane Matthews. Millie: Rose Portillo.
Megan leaves Bud because of his pride, a Hispanic man (Louie Bonanno) asks Bud to represent him in a racial-prejudice case, and an older woman with ties to Kay decides that Bud's the cat's meow. Eleanor: Elizabeth Ashley. Josh: David Selburg.
A would-be burglar flees to Bud's office, where he holds everyone hostage until Bud (Scott Bakula) comes up with a scheme that he hopes will bring publicity to the firm. Forrest: John Christopher Jones. Floyd: J.J. Wall.
Wild Bill (Arlen Dean Snyder) persuades Bud to hire Jay; and Big Bud reveals a secret he's kept for years. Part 1 of two. Scott Bakula, Rose Portillo, DeLane Matthews. Jay: Michael DeLuise. Big Bud: Henderson Forsythe.
Bud Jr. (Scott Bakula) worries about his father's hernia surgery, while Megan's meeting with Kay (Patricia Richardson) yields some eccentricities about their mutual love interest. Meg: DeLane Matthews. Dwayne: Leo Geter.
Conclusion. Bud's ex-girl friend (Patricia Richardson) is about to make him a great offer, but his present girl friend may refuse it for him. Big Bud: Henderson Forsythe. Bud Jr.: Scott Bakula. Megan: DeLane Matthews.