Family Season 3
S03 E01Sep 13, 1977
Acts of Love (1) Sep 13, 1977 While Nancy and Buddy prepare for their parents' 25th wedding-anniversary party, Willie meets, and falls in love with, a physics student named Lizzy -- who, as he soon finds out, has radiation sickness.
S03 E02Sep 20, 1977
Acts of Love (2) Sep 20, 1977 Lizzy dies, but not before Willie convinces her to marry him first.
S03 E03Sep 27, 1977
The First Time Sep 27, 1977 Kate unhappily contemplates her 49th birthday; T.J. asks Buddy to go steady with him, but she's not sure.
S03 E04Oct 4, 1977
Change of Heart Oct 4, 1977 Nancy is jealous of Jeff's new fiancÃ©e.
S03 E05Oct 25, 1977
Annie Laurie Oct 25, 1977 Doug gets propositioned by a female lawyer.
S03 E06Nov 1, 1977
We Love You, Miss Jessup Nov 1, 1977 Buddy's English teacher gets outed; Willie suspects Nancy of being a home-wrecker.
S03 E07Nov 8, 1977
The Little Brother Nov 8, 1977 Willie fails to understand a black thing; Buddy develops an interest in genealogy.
S03 E08Nov 15, 1977
Childhood's End Nov 15, 1977 Buddy's friend Laura returns for a visit, and -- guess what? -- she, too, is now an alkie; a friend of Doug's, a divorced father, is apprehensive about seeing his kids again.
S03 E09Nov 22, 1977
A Tale Out of Season Nov 22, 1977 Doug's colleague and protÃ©gÃ© turns out to be a child-beater; Nancy finds a puppy; Buddy finally gets into the Thanksgiving spirit.
S03 E10Nov 29, 1977
Labors of Love Nov 29, 1977 Buddy, upset by a lack of attention from T.J., tries to make him jealous by hanging out with a geek; Willie catches the eye of his cute Ã¼ber-boss.
S03 E11Dec 13, 1977
A Child is Given Dec 13, 1977
S03 E12Jan 3, 1978
More Than Friends Jan 3, 1978 Nancy hits it off with Willie's former writing teacher, but things get awkward when he pans Willie's script.
S03 E13Jan 10, 1978
Princess in the Tower Jan 10, 1978 Kate, slightly sick of family life, checks out a model apartment in a brand-new high-rise condo -- and gets trapped overnight, along with a very pregnant younger woman; Buddy has the bright idea of dyeing her hair blonde.
S03 E14Jan 17, 1978
Echoes of Love Jan 17, 1978 Willie can't stop reminiscing about Lizzy, so he hooks up with her former roommate; Audrey is depressed because her parents are splitting up, and angry that Doug is representing her mother in the divorce.
S03 E15Jan 24, 1978
See Saw Jan 24, 1978 Kate volunteers to help a moody (and arithmetic-obsessed) young patient at the Braille institute; Willie works on installing Timmy's new bed; Buddy leaves for a week-end of skiing with T.J. and his parents.
S03 E16Jan 31, 1978
Lifeline Jan 31, 1978 Nancy plays hot-line operator when her classmate attempts suicide, to get back at her married boyfriend for breaking up her; Buddy baby-sits a whiny kid.
S03 E17Feb 7, 1978
. . . And Baby Makes Three Feb 7, 1978 Nancy and Jeff aren't sure whether to get back together; Buddy is disgusted that Audrey has fallen for the cheap ploys of the school Casanova.
S03 E18Feb 14, 1978
Crossing Over Feb 14, 1978 Willie has an appointment with a big-shot film producer, on the eve of his 21st birthday; then, he and Doug make friends with a stripper.
S03 E19Feb 21, 1978
The Covenant Feb 21, 1978
S03 E20Feb 28, 1978
A Friend of the Family's Feb 28, 1978 A somewhat unscrupulous former friend of Willie's drops by; Buddy needs driving lessons; Kate and Doug consider taking separate vacations.
S03 E21May 2, 1978
Fear of Shadows May 2, 1978 Kate has a recurring nightmare about running over a little boy; Buddy gets a pet raccoon.
S03 E22May 9, 1978
Sleeping Gypsy May 9, 1978 Everyone at school dislikes Buddy's bohemian friend; Kate gives Doug a plaid jacket he doesn't much care for.
S03 E23May 16, 1978
Counterpoint May 16, 1978 Kate has to go back and repeat a class she flunked the previous semester, and gets picked on by a snobby professor; Doug contemplates early retirement after his tennis partner has a heart attack.