Empty Nest Season 4
S04 E01Sep 21, 1991
50 Million Men and a Baby Sep 21, 1991 Laverne's cousin leaves her baby behind and runs off to find her husband, who left after a fight. So while Laverne looks for her, the Westons take care of the baby. The experience makes Barbara want her own child and she considers artificial insemination.
S04 E02Sep 28, 1991
Almost Like Being in Love Sep 28, 1991 Harry's lust for his girlfriend sparks marital thoughts.
S04 E03Oct 5, 1991
Her Cheatin' Heart Oct 5, 1991 Laverne meets another man at a banquet and goes out to dinner with him while Nick is out of town. Meanwhile, when Carol confesses that she stole Barbara's first boyfriend at camp years ago, Barbara vows to extract revenge when Carol least expects it.
S04 E04Oct 12, 1991
Food For Thought Oct 12, 1991 Carol quits her job at the library and buys a catering business.
S04 E05Oct 19, 1991
Harry's Got a Gun Oct 19, 1991 The Westons buy guns after their house is burglarized, a choice they later regret when Carol gets a little trigger happy. Charley decides to head to the woods to do some serious thinking about his life.
S04 E06Oct 26, 1991
The Dreyfus Affair Oct 26, 1991 Harry hires a world-famous vet to operate on Dreyfuss. Charley contemplates a career change when he is offered a job at Uncle Buzzy's Pirate World.
S04 E07Nov 2, 1991
Country Weston Nov 2, 1991 Country music star Garth Brooks offers Barbara a job as security chief on his tour. Charley moves in with the Westons while his house is being fumigated.
S04 E08Nov 9, 1991
Windy Nov 9, 1991 A hurricane hits just as the Westons decide to sell their house. Laverne's mother-in-law visits.
S04 E09Nov 16, 1991
Talk, Talk, Talk Nov 16, 1991 Harry becomes host of a call-in radio show; Carol, Barbara, and Charley enter a chili cook-off.
S04 E10Nov 23, 1991
Lonely Are the Brave Nov 23, 1991 Just as Carol conquers her emotional problems, she becomes jealous of Barbara, who is up for a medal of honor for saving a man's life (something she did by accident). Laverne upsets Harry when she asks for a second opinion after he diagnoses her visiting niece's symptoms as allergies.
S04 E11Dec 7, 1991
If You Knew Andy Like I Know . . . Dec 7, 1991 Harry hires an old friend's son as an associate, but isn't pleased with the way he practices medicine. Meanwhile, Carol begins a relationship with the new associate and realizes he is arogant and self-absorbed.
S04 E12Dec 14, 1991
My Nurse is Back and There's Gonna Be Trouble . . . Dec 14, 1991 Harry's old nurse Winifred returns to fill in while Laverne goes out of town, and a war erupts between the two ladies when Winifred reveals that she's out to get Laverne's job. While on a trip to New York with Barbara, Carol manages to annoy the entire planeload of passengers (including a nun).
S04 E13Jan 4, 1992
The Son of a Preacherman Jan 4, 1992 As a favor to a minister friend, Harry takes in his brilliant young son as an observer, but becomes distressed when the boy confesses it's only his father's pressure that makes him want to be a doctor. Carol is excited about catering her friend Suzanne's posh Palm Beach wedding, until the groom gets excited by Carol.
S04 E14Jan 11, 1992
Ex-appeal Jan 11, 1992 Carol starts dating Barbara's ex-boyfriend, but Barbara realizes she still has feelings for him.
S04 E15Jan 18, 1992
The Great Escape Jan 18, 1992 While Harry and Laverne are en route to a medical seminar, an escaped convict takes Barbara and Carol hostage.
S04 E16Feb 1, 1992
The Mismatchmaker Feb 1, 1992 Harry tries to reconcile a friend and his wife. Barbara hires Carol to cater a police party.
S04 E17Feb 8, 1992
The Return of Aunt Susan Feb 8, 1992 "The Return of Aunt Susan" is the title of the 17th fourth season episode of the hit NBC sitcom and Golden Girls spin-off Empty Nest. The episode first aired on February 8, 1992.
S04 E18Feb 15, 1992
The Unimportance of Being Charley Feb 15, 1992 Charley poses as captain of his ship to impress his visiting parents. Worried that Harry favors Barbara over her, Carol decides to keep track of how many times he does so.
S04 E19Feb 22, 1992
Sayonara Feb 22, 1992 Nick leaves Laverne for a woman in Japan. Barbara goes undercover at a college sorority to catch a computer hacker.
S04 E20Feb 29, 1992
Dr. Weston and Mr. Hyde Feb 29, 1992 The full moon on Leap Day causes strange things to happen: after throwing his back out, Harry begins to act very unusual; a series of odd occurrences leads Barbara to believe that a neighborhood repairman is actually Dreyfuss; Charley cancels a date to stay home and watch The Sound of Music.
S04 E21Mar 14, 1992
Charley for President Mar 14, 1992 Carol persuades Charley to run for president of the home owner's association. While on undercover assignment at the hospital, Barbara tries to fool Harry with a number of disguises, but he sees through every one.
S04 E22Mar 28, 1992
Good Neighbor Harry Mar 28, 1992 A good deed backfires on Harry when a neurotic woman refuses to leave him alone. Carol's new boyfriend seems perfect except for his hideously annoying laugh.
S04 E23Apr 25, 1992
Final Analysis Apr 25, 1992 Just as Carol nears a breakthrough, her psychiatrist dies. Harry's new patient enjoys making jokes and smart alack remarks.
S04 E24May 2, 1992
Roots May 2, 1992 The Westons (and Charley) travel to England to their ancestral home Weston Castle, where Harry is to receive the Sword of Weston in a ceremony. Unfortunately he gets locked in a dungeon after following a secret passage. Meanwhile back home, Laverne tries to teach Dreyfuss to ride a skateboard. Richard Mulligan plays three roles in this episode: the usual Harry, a butler named Basil, and a relative Baroness Daphne Weston.