Joey and Ross both attempt to tell each other about their new relationships. Phoebe discovers that Mike has a girlfriend.
Ross invites Joey and Rachel to dinner with him and Charlie. Chandler and Monica visit some friends of Phoebe's to learn about adoption. Frank Jr. visits with the triplets.
Joey and Rachel struggle to be more than friends. Ross gets a spray tan.
It's Emma's first birthday and Rachel won't let the party start until Emma wakes from her nap.
Monica and Chandler ask Joey to write a letter to the adoption agency on their behalf. Rachel's sister Amy visits. Phoebe spoils Mike's plans to propose.
Rachel and Monica fight over who has to take Phoebe's ugly painting. Ross is up for a paleontology grant, but Charlie's ex-boyfriend is the one who reviews the applications.
Phoebe and Mike struggle over their decision to donate their wedding fund to charity. Ross discovers Rachel's irrational fear of swings. Monica and Chandler prepare for a visit from an adoption worker.
Joey, Ross, Rachel and Phoebe convince Monica and Chandler to host Thanksgiving, however the four of them arrive late.
Monica and Chandler travel to Ohio to meet a potential mother for their child. Rachel picks out an outfit for Ross to wear on a date, while Joey's date pick the food off of his plate.
Phoebe and Rachel think Chandler's having an affair, but it comes to be a big misunderstanding. The friends reminisce about living in New York together.
Phoebe's bachelorette party features a rather unexpected surprise. Joey appears on a game show. Old secrets come to light when Ross and Chandler attend a college reunion.
A winter storm affects Phoebe's wedding. Monica takes control, and chaos ensues.
Phoebe tries to teach Joey to speak French for an audition. Ross and Rachel head out to Long Island after her dad has a heart attack.
Monica and Chandler bring Joey on a visit to their house. Phoebe learns that she can change her name to whatever she wants. Rachel has an interview, but it doesn't go as planned.
Ross tries to get Rachel rehired at Ralph Lauren. Phoebe discovers that Joey's agent Estelle has died, but doesn't want to tell him. Chandler and Monica run into Janice.
The friends throw Rachel a small going away party and she proceeds to say goodbye to each of her friends individually.
Erica gives birth, but there's one small added surprise. Ross realizes that he still loves Rachel.