Struggling to keep her hands to herself Mel pressures Debs to get a date for next Tuesday, but shy Debs is having trouble.
Beth broaches the subject of her sexuality with her mum Eileen, but is discouraged by her response.
Debs and Mel help Beth with coming out tips, then the Tuesday Pot Luck is on!
Beth sorts the food, Mel brings the talent, Debs wonders how she can escape, and Kirsty and Laura wonder where all the fun is. Unsettled by the challenge and the vegetarian fare, Debs consoles herself with ribs.
Dinner's cancelled when Mel drags Debs and Beth to the hottest dance in town.
Beth has something to celebrate, Mel uses her charm to work the room, and Debs tries unsuccessfully to hide in the corner. Some new faces make themselves known to the group, and Debs is left feeling in need of some ribs.
Beth's relationship with Eileen takes a new turn, Debs has lost her enthusiasm for the pact, and Mel is frustrated by the lack of praise for her self-control. When five women sit down to dine and the drinks start fiowing, the emotions bubble over.