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==Plot==
In this episode, [[Lynn]] is seeing an older man named [[Eddie]], even though [[Kate]] and [[Willie]] don't approve. [[ALF]] promises to keep the secret and accidentally lets it slip.
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In this episode, [[Lynn]] is seeing an older man named [[Eddie]], even though [[Kate]] and [[Willie]] don't approve. Then they believe Lynn is dating a boy name Randy who according to ALF is a moron. However ALF found out that Lynn is still seeing Eddie and she explains that she’s secretly dating Eddie and only having pretending to date Randy when she’s actually tutoring him. [[ALF]] promises to keep the secret but lets it slip because Randy came over and reveal that Lynn wasn’t with him and she didn‘t call her parents about being late.
   
[[Lynn]] ends up being grounded because of [[Eddie]], and she stops speaking to [[ALF]] . He tries to make her forgive him, but nothing works. Then one day, [[Willie]] wants them to make up. [[Lynn]] purposely told ALF's secret about breaking one of Kate's belongings to retaliate, and the two still didn't make up.
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[[Lynn]] ends up being grounded because of [[Eddie]], and she stops speaking to [[ALF]] . He tries to make her forgive him, but nothing works. Then one day, ALF still feel upset but Willie and Kate comfort him because it’s not only one of the times ALF didn’t do anything wrong, but of how it was Lynn who was the one who lied. [[Willie]] wants them to make up because he found out ALF tried to buy her an expansive gift. [[Lynn]] purposely told ALF's secret about breaking one of Kate's belongings to retaliate, and the two still didn't make up.
   
[[Brian]] tells [[Lynn]] that [[ALF]] is leaving because of her and [[Lynn]] thinks [[Brian]] is just being a baby and [[ALF]] always said that he can't fix his ship. [[Brian]] sadly and angerly told Lynn that she's the real baby because she won't talk to [[ALF]] even though he already felt bad and tried to fix and told her to grow up leaving her room crying.[[ Lynn]] realizes that [[Brian]] is right but goes out and tells him that he should stay.
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[[Brian]] tells [[Lynn]] that [[ALF]] is leaving because of her and [[Lynn]] thinks [[Brian]] is just being a baby and [[ALF]] always said that he can't fix his ship. [[Brian]] sadly and angerly told Lynn that she's the real baby because she won't talk to [[ALF]] even though he already felt bad and tried to fix and told her to grow up leaving her room crying.[[ Lynn]] realizes that [[Brian]] is right but goes out and tells him that he should stay and admit it was her own fault because she didn’t called Willie and Kate saying how she was going to be late .
   
 
==Title Reference==
 
==Title Reference==
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*[[Brian]] is absent for most of the episode until near the ending.
 
*[[Brian]] is absent for most of the episode until near the ending.
*The whole concept of [[Willie]] and [[Kate]] punishing [[ALF]]  and [[Lynn]] for keeping secrets is hypocritical regarding how they always keep Alf a secret from the outside world.
 
 
*In the background, [[Alex Adam "The Ol' Alfer"|Alex Adam]] can be seen mooning the camera at 1:04
 
*In the background, [[Alex Adam "The Ol' Alfer"|Alex Adam]] can be seen mooning the camera at 1:04
   

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Eddie

Eddie, a substitute novelist comes to the Tanner house.

Promises, Promises is the sixth episode of ALF's third season. It originally aired on Oct. 31, 1988.

Plot

In this episode, Lynn is seeing an older man named Eddie, even though Kate and Willie don't approve. Then they believe Lynn is dating a boy name Randy who according to ALF is a moron. However ALF found out that Lynn is still seeing Eddie and she explains that she’s secretly dating Eddie and only having pretending to date Randy when she’s actually tutoring him. ALF promises to keep the secret but lets it slip because Randy came over and reveal that Lynn wasn’t with him and she didn‘t call her parents about being late.

Lynn ends up being grounded because of Eddie, and she stops speaking to ALF . He tries to make her forgive him, but nothing works. Then one day, ALF still feel upset but Willie and Kate comfort him because it’s not only one of the times ALF didn’t do anything wrong, but of how it was Lynn who was the one who lied. Willie wants them to make up because he found out ALF tried to buy her an expansive gift. Lynn purposely told ALF's secret about breaking one of Kate's belongings to retaliate, and the two still didn't make up.

Brian tells Lynn that ALF is leaving because of her and Lynn thinks Brian is just being a baby and ALF always said that he can't fix his ship. Brian sadly and angerly told Lynn that she's the real baby because she won't talk to ALF even though he already felt bad and tried to fix and told her to grow up leaving her room crying. Lynn realizes that Brian is right but goes out and tells him that he should stay and admit it was her own fault because she didn’t called Willie and Kate saying how she was going to be late .

Title Reference

"Promises, Promises" is the title song of a musical by Burt Bacharach, Hal David, and Neil Simon.

Trivia

  • Brian is absent for most of the episode until near the ending.
  • In the background, Alex Adam can be seen mooning the camera at 1:04
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