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Almost 10 years have passed since the end of the series "Friends", yet it still leaves a strong impression on people. Thanksgiving Day on this TV show always was a day when unexpected,annoying things happened,yet the episode still ended in happiness and forgiveness. Here is a retrospective of each Thanksgiving Day in the 10 seasons of "Friends".

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Thanksgiving Day on "Friends", Season 1: Joey and Monica share a sandwich. [Screenshot of "Friends"]



Season1's Thanksgiving Day: not everyone's first choice
The six friends get together to celebrate Thanksgiving Day because no one succeeds in doing what they had planned. Since they forget to bring the key to Monica's apartment, the turkey Monica prepared for her first Thanksgiving dinner burns and Rachael misses the plane to go skiing. Joey has nowhere to go because his profile was in a VD advertisement that is seen everywhere. They end up having sandwiches, but are thankful that the mishaps give them a chance to get together on such an important holiday. Food prepared by Monica: cider, turkey, yams, pumpkin pie, and tater tots.
Season 2's Thanksgiving Day: "macholate" cannot grace the Thanksgiving menu
In this season, Thanksgiving is not depicted. But Monica still tries to design a Thanksgiving menu using a new food called "macholat",a chocolate substitute produced by a food company where she wants to apply for a job. Phoebe has some macholate-made food and notes that it has the taste of evil.

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Thanksgiving Day on "Friends", Season 3, the six friends play football. [Screenshot of "Friends"]



Season 3's Thanksgiving Day: football fight
The six friends plan to play football on Thanksgiving Day. Monica and Ross almost fight during the game because of the unhappy memories they had when they were young. Joey and Chandler try hard to woo a Dutch lady who comes by. In the end, only Monica and Ross play football and will not give in to each other. When the Gellers fight for the football, the rest of the friends happily enjoy the Thanksgiving dinner Monica made.

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Thanksgiving Day on "Friends", Season 4, the six friends and a guest eat dinner. [Screenshot of "Friends"]


Season 4's Thanksgiving Day: gifts to exchange
Monica's right eye is hurt when she prepares Thanksgiving dinner. Later Monica invites Tim, the son of Richard (her ex-boyfriend) to the dinner. Rachel always exchanges gifts received from the other five, and when Ross finds out that she exchanged the gifts he gave, he becomes annoyed with Rachel. At the end, Monica can't go on with Tim because his kiss bears a strong resemblance to Richard's. Rachel shows Ross a box of items she collected when they were together, which moves him.

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Thanksgiving Day on "Friends" , Season 5, the friends are stuffed after dinner made by Monica. [Screenshot of "Friends"]


Season 5's Thanksgiving Day: memories of the worst Thanksgiving
At the very beginning of this episode, the six friends rest on the sofa because they ate too much and exclaim that this is the best Thanksgiving dinner prepared by Monica. Rachel proposes each tells about the worst Thanksgiving they had ever had. In retrospect, Chandler becomes angry at Monica when he learns that he lost a toenail on his foot due to her revenge on him. To apologize, Monica humiliates herself by putting a turkey wearing a hat and sunglasses on her head and dances in front of Chandler. Finally Chandler laughs and forgives her, and for the first time says, "I love you" to Monica.

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Thanksgiving Day on "Friends", Season 6, Monica's parents are invited to Thanksgiving dinner. [Screenshot of "Friends"]


Season 6's Thanksgiving Day: Monica's parents didn't like Chandler
Monica invites her parents to Thanksgiving dinner and tells Chandler that she hasn't told them about her relationship with him because her parents don't like him. So Chandler tries his best to please Mr. and Mrs. Geller during dinner, which unexpectedly brings on a series of sensational news and a story about Ross from the past. Rachel accidentallymixes two recipes when preparing dessert and serves a disgusting trifle with beef in it. Joey still finishes most of the dessert.

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Thanksgiving Day on "Friends", Season 7, the friends play a game on Thanksgiving Day. [Screenshot of "Friends"]


Season 7's Thanksgiving Day: write down the names of 50 states
The friends play a game that involves writing down the names of all 50 states. Ross goes wild and misses Thanksgiving dinner because he can't write all of them and still has no idea which state name he's forgotten. Phoebe whimsically writes down all the names of celery instead of states. In this episode, Chandler admits that he does not like dogs, which surprises everyone.

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