It's a Living Season 5
S05 E01Sep 26, 1987
Till Death Do Us Part Sep 26, 1987 Sonny's in love and plans to marry if his fiancee can get to the church on time. Meanwhile, Howard prepares for a visit from his high-school sweetheart.
S05 E02Oct 3, 1987
Her Back to the Future Oct 3, 1987 As the staff prepares for a wedding reception, Nancy dozes off and has a bizarre dream about her own marriage, ten years in the future to Sonny.
S05 E03Oct 10, 1987
No, My Darling Daughter Oct 10, 1987 When Ellen, Jan's daughter, has a date with a senior, all the waitresses worry. Meanwhile, Howard asks Nancy for $900 to pay back a loan shark.
S05 E04Oct 17, 1987
Sweet Charity Oct 17, 1987 Dot's in charge of a children's play ""Little Red Riding Hood"" but when the cast is quarentined with the chicken pox, the restaurant staff is asked to fill the roles.
S05 E05Oct 24, 1987
Killing of Sister Dot Oct 24, 1987 Dot is thrilled about her new part on a soap opera until she realizes her character is in imminent danger of being killed off.
S05 E06Oct 31, 1987
The Date Show Oct 31, 1987 Nancy has just the solution to Howard's mid-life crisis: she invites him to a square dance, and she won't take no for an answer.
S05 E07Nov 7, 1987
Search and Strike Nov 7, 1987 Nancy is having a bad week: hotel management wants her to search the waitresses' lockers, and Howard wants her to back off.
S05 E08Nov 14, 1987
The Vegas Show (1) Nov 14, 1987 When singer Jack Jones checks into the hotel for a few days, he strikes up a friendship with Nancy and invites her to Las Vegas for a long weekend.
S05 E09Nov 21, 1987
The Vegas Show (2) Nov 21, 1987 When a jealous Howard follows Nancy to Las Vegas, he's horrified to find her gambling at a blackjack table with a lounge lizard named Chick.
S05 E10Nov 28, 1987
The Sonny's Mother Show Nov 28, 1987 Sonny's dreading an impending visit from his mother: she's never forgivin him for becoming a lounge singer instead of a classical pianist.
S05 E11Dec 12, 1987
Strictly Personal Dec 12, 1987 Dot doesn't get quite the response she had hoped for after placing an ad in the personals column.
S05 E12Dec 19, 1987
A Pen Pal for Your Thoughts Dec 19, 1987 The prison pen pal whom Amy has been writing too has surprising news for her, he's getting out of prison. The even bigger news is that he wants to spend the rest of his life with her.
S05 E13Dec 26, 1987
Twelve Angry Women Dec 26, 1987 Sonny manages to infuriate an entire table of feminists while Dot starts dating one of Amy's ex-boyfriends.
S05 E14Jan 2, 1988
Skin Deep Jan 2, 1988 After seeing Howard flirting with a much younger woman, Nancy begins considering having a face lift.
S05 E15Jan 16, 1988
Everyone's a Critic Jan 16, 1988 Dot has a monumental case of jitters on the opening night of her new play on account of her journalist boyfriend is assigned to review her performance.
S05 E16Jan 23, 1988
Take Back Your Mink Jan 23, 1988 Richie hits the big money which lands Jan in a mink coat. However, is his sudden success short lived?
S05 E17Jan 30, 1988
The One About the Tattooed Lady Jan 30, 1988 Nancy's cousin, Grace, stops by for a visit but that's not the only surprise for Nancy, her cousin is covered from head to toe in tatoos.
S05 E18Feb 6, 1988
Daddy's Little Girl Feb 6, 1988 Jan has hopes of reuniting her divorced parents but there is one hitch in her plan, her father is newly engaged.
S05 E19Feb 13, 1988
Ginger's Grandmother Show Feb 13, 1988 Ginger's grandmother shows up on Ginger's doorstep, complaining that her son won't let her drive anymore. Meanwhile, Sonny decides to make a music video in the restaurant.
S05 E20Feb 20, 1988
Dot's Hope Feb 20, 1988 When Dot's friend comes to Hollywood seeking fame and fortune, Dot gets her a job in the restaurant washing dishes.
S05 E21Feb 27, 1988
The Amy and Louie Show Feb 27, 1988 Sonny sees red when Amy finally agrees to go on a date, but not with him but with his friend Louie. Meanwhile, Ginger is dreading her blind date with an egg salesman named Wilbur.
S05 E22Apr 23, 1988
Ginger and the Senator Apr 23, 1988 Ginger's efforts to campaign for her favorite senator makes front-page news when she's photographed sitting on his lap.
S05 E23Apr 30, 1988
Healings, Nothing More Than Healings Apr 30, 1988 Sonny becomes an instant hero after saving a choking victim by administering the Heimlich maneuver. Meanwhile, Nancy and Howard contemplate taking seperate vacations.
S05 E24May 7, 1988
The No Guys Show May 7, 1988 Ginger's in quandry: her perfect boyfriend wants to tie the knot, but she's not ready to settle down.
S05 E25May 14, 1988
The Waiting Game May 14, 1988 The waitresses wax philosophic when a journalist interviews them about the pros and cons of their careers.
S05 E26May 28, 1988
Tune In, Tune Out May 28, 1988 Jan feels that her relationship with Richie is in a rut, so to spice it up, she borrows a blond wig from Dot. However, the results are not exactly what she intended. Meanwhile, a TV is installed in the lounge.