Episode 9 of Gap: The Series begins with Mon crying in her room as she thinks about Sam’s harsh phrases. The subsequent morning, Kirk calls her and tells her that he cleared all the pieces with Sam and that she shouldn’t be fearful however she continues to be upset.
Kirk meets Sam who asks how Mon is. He says that she didn’t sound too good and Sam is fearful. She tells Kirk to not preserve any secrets and techniques. He too tells her that she ought to do the identical and he or she appears to be like away. She goes to go to Mon and whereas ready for her, she and Mon’s mom have a heart-to-heart.
Mon seems and goes to the kitchen with out talking and her father goes to her. He tells her that if she is harm she shouldn’t preserve it to herself and encourages her to speak to Sam. Sam and Mon go to her room and Sam hugs her. Mon needs her to go away however Sam asks her to let her clarify herself.
She reveals that when she mentioned the Thai phrase ‘Wanthong’ when Mon was leaving with Nop she didn’t imply to slut-shame her. The phrase additionally has a second which means and he or she wished to inform Nop that Mon is her ‘beautiful lady’ aka lover. Sam tries to cheer her up and apologizes for hurting her. She says that she was jealous and lashed out. Mon forgives her and so they go to Sam’s place.
Sam offers her the center bracelet that Mon had been eyeing after they had gone procuring as an apology and will get one for herself as effectively. They have a candlelight dinner by the pool and Mon tells Sam that she will be able to cease feeling responsible. But she needs to punish Sam for making her cry and he or she pushes her into the pool.
Mon orders her to cease flailing and Sam is stunned. Mon enters the pool as effectively and so they make out. They sleep collectively and Sam, time and again, asks Mon if she is alright. Mon tells her she is ok however Sam shouldn’t be satisfied and guarantees to interrupt up with Kirk instantly.
The subsequent day, Kirk offers Sam flowers and says that he discovered it cute that she was jealous. He asks her out for dinner to allow them to get to know one another higher and he or she hesitates. At that second, Nita involves the workplace. She notices that Sam and Mon are carrying the identical coronary heart bracelet and smirks. She broadcasts that she accepts Kirk’s proposal of a three way partnership and Sam is livid. He tells Sam that he solely wished the corporate to achieve success and he or she calls it a betrayal.
She makes use of that second to interrupt up with him. He refuses to interrupt up along with her and he or she tells him that Mon is her lover. Kirk is heartbroken and Mon is fearful for him. Sam goes and tells Nita that they can’t be companions. Nita is ok with it and as an alternative, makes a transfer on Sam. Sam tells her that Mon is her lover however Nita shouldn’t be deterred. She merely hugs her and leaves.
Kirk is upset and consuming alone when he will get a name from Grandmother. The subsequent day he disappears and Mon is fearful. Sam tells her that he will likely be alright. Instead, she is busy searching for her couple’s coronary heart bracelet which she misplaced when she had her combat with Kirk. She by accident walks in on Ya and Chin making out and is shocked. She finds her bracelet and walks away.
Ya runs to Mon and is fearful that Sam may fireplace her. Mon decides to assist her and goes to speak to Sam. She says she continues to be considering and is extra fearful about the truth that Chin is married. Mon additionally feels unfair for breaking the no-office-romance rule and needs to stop. Sam declares she is going to rewrite the rule and Mon tells her to not break her phrase. She sulks and Mon says she loves her and so they make out.
At that second Ya enters Sam’s workplace and Mon hides. Sam tells Ya she is not going to fireplace her however to not proceed her extramarital affair with Chin who’s grateful. She makes Ya depart earlier than she will be able to spot Mon who’s impressed with the best way Sam dealt with the scenario. This time they lock the room and have intercourse.
After their rendezvous, Mon goes to the lavatory and Ya follows her. She factors out that Mon’s lipstick is smudged. Mon tries to deflect however Ya tells her she heard all the pieces however to not fear as she gained’t inform anybody. However, she is happy for extra particulars and tells Mon to not be ashamed as we will’t management who we love.
The subsequent day, earlier than they head to the workplace, Sam tries to carry Mon’s hand. She lets it go as she is fearful about Sam’s popularity. But Sam tells her that she shouldn’t be ashamed that she likes women and needs to indicate affection to these she loves. They resolve to go on a highway journey and the seaside resort they cease at has lesbian homeowners who’re overtly lovey-dovey. Sam appears to be like shocked whereas Mon is amused.
Sam and Mon have a high quality staycation and are stunned to see that Cher and Risa, the homeowners are married. They share that whereas they can’t legally marry in Thailand they’re married of their hearts. They surprise if Sam and Mon’s bracelets are like engagement rings and Sam tells them that she needs to marry Mon. Mon says no as Sam is royalty and he or she is a commoner. Sam is upset and leaves.
The Episode Review
Sure, since it’s a rom-com we can’t have an excessive amount of angst as Sam and Mon shortly make up. It appears that the writers are reserving the drama for after we get the precise angst – when Sam’s take care of her grandmother involves chew her within the again. And we’re already seeing that because it appears to be like like Kirk may simply be the one to inform Grandmother that Sam likes women.
The staycation second was extraordinarily candy as we additionally acquired to see an alternate model of how Sam and Mon would have been in the event that they have been free like Risa and Cher. But in fact with Gap: The Series nearly coming to an finish, we can’t get a cheerful ending so quickly as we already see cracks of their relationship because it feels that Mon doesn’t suppose she is sweet sufficient to marry Sam.