Carol and Susan's wedding day approaches, with Monica put in charge of the catering. a troubled Ross announces he won't be attending. However, Carol's parents threaten the celebration when they refuse to accept their daughters sexuality, which forces Ross to intervene and finally face his feelings towards his ex-wife and his love-rival. Meanwhile, one of Phoebe's patients dies on her massage table and Phoebe is convinced her soul now inhabits her body, so she tries to make her dying wish come true. Elsewhere, Rachel is devastated when her mother Sandra leaves her father and announces plans for divorce.
Aired: 18 Jan 1996