On the eve of his 72nd birthday, Pop is afraid he'll fall prey to the Cavanaugh Curse---whose victims don't make it past 71. Barnard Hughes, Mary Tanner. Uncle Seamus: James Greene. Widow Kelsey: Frances Bay.
Pop gets his Irish up when his candidate for city council elects to have Kit manage his campaign. Richard Weber: Mark Herrier. Leo Lafferty: Alexander Lockwood. Kit: Christine Ebersole. Chuck: Peter Michael Goetz.
Pop invites Kit's ex to dinner against his daughter's wishes, but Kit finds her appetite for the man hasn't diminished. Barnard Hughes, Christine Ebersole, Mary Tanner, Peter Michael Goetz, John Short.