Category Archives: Season 3

How to Stay Married – Season 3, Episode 7

The job of a penultimate episode is to provide a springboard to a season (or series) finale. I felt this finale really did its job within the last five minutes. This episode kicked off with the Parents and Friends Committee meeting, where Luna reveals that the site she has decided on for the school’s Contemplation Garden is the old, unused

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How to Stay Married – Season 3, Episode 6

This episode was all about dreams. The episode kicks off with Em having a strange sex dream about Gilly in octopus form on a beach, after having spent time with him on the golf course talking about his theory of “octopus people” being written as a book. Later she tells Marlo about the dream, who encourages her to experiment but

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How to Stay Married – Season 3, Episode 5

This episode explores environmental impacts and online etiquette. The episode kicks off with Greg, Sophie and Chloe going for a run as part of an environment audit project Sophie is doing for a school assignment. We then see Sophie continuing her audit inside the house, while Greg makes Em morning tea in an effort to try and meet Adam Gilchrist

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How to Stay Married – Season 3, Episode 4

This episode was a simple one, focusing on the concept of death via the death of Chloe’s beloved pet turtle, Hannibal. The episode kicks off with Chloe practising her archery in the backyard, just as she is aiming her arrow, Sophie calls out to her, startling her, to inform her that Hannibal smells. When the family goes in to inspect

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How to Stay Married – Season 3, Episode 3

This episode was all about trivia and alcohol. While the Butler family have spent the last two episodes being paired off, interestingly, this episode focuses more on Greg, Em, Terry, Marlo, Luna and the other parents, than it does on the family as a whole, especially with the absence of Chloe. The trivia night that Greg talked about in the

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