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Tennis People

‘Tennis People’

Season 9, Episode 9 - Aired December 1, 2021

Adam's delight at getting into NYU quickly gives way to worries over his relationship with Brea. Meanwhile, Beverly wants to join Virginia's tennis club.

Quote from Murray

Beverly: You are not gonna believe this.
Murray: Then it's best to keep it to yourself.
Beverly: Jane Bales didn't blackball me... Ginzy did. She says she needs a place where she can hide. Well, who does that rotten cantaloupe think she is? [gasps]
Murray: You're gonna get this. I feel it.
Beverly: Murray, have I become an insult comic?
Murray: Hey, there's no one your friends want in their corner more than you, but you... You do give them the business quite often.
Beverly: But that's who we Goldbergs are. We're business-giving people.
Murray: Sure, but the blonde neighbor lady may have a point.

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Quote from Barry

Barry: Hey. [knocks] Still playing with those Cabbage Trash Friends?
Adam: Garbage Pail Kids. They're the only thing in my life that's still in mint condition.
Barry: Tell Barry your woes.
Adam: You were right. Brea and I won't be able to make it work next year. Come fall, she'll be doing body shots off lacrosse bros.
Barry: Ah, don't be stupid. They'll be doing shots off of her.
Adam: Oh! Not helping! I wish she'd just let me follow her.
Barry: [scoffs] And not go to NYU? You can't do that.
Adam: I know. But if I go, I'll lose her.
Barry: Maybe. Maybe not. You know, long distance is hard, but that doesn't mean it can't work.
Adam: I wish I just knew for sure.
Barry: There's only one thing certain here, you can't get in the way of each other's dreams. Okay?
Adam: Thanks, Barry. I know what I need to do.

Quote from Adam

Adam: Tony's Italian.
Brea: What?
Adam: It's an amazing pizza shop in Providence, some say even better than New York.
Brea: Lemme guess... you got a job there?
Adam: No, I'll be going to NYU. But when I visit, we can grab a slice.
Brea: So you're okay with all this?
Adam: I'm not saying it's gonna be easy, but we'll figure it out together.

Quote from Barry

Erica: Well, looks like Geoff is spending an extra couple days in Miami with your grandma.
Barry: Uh-oh.
Joanne: You poor thing.
Erica: What are you two dopes saying?
Joanne: [imitates dialling phone] Boop-boop-boop-boop boop-boop-boop.
Barry: Hello? It's Miami Jefe.
Joanne: "Jefe"? You changed your name?
Barry: I changed a lot of things. I live on a cigarette boat now with Dan Marino and a sassy alligator.
Joanne: [scoffs] Well, I'm just in my parents' basement with my stupid bangs.
Erica: Hey.
Barry: I'm leaving you to party with Daisy Fuentes in Little Havana.
Joanne: [sobs] Bye.
Barry: Click! [Barry and Joanne high-five and slap each other]
Erica: Hey, you know what? Let me get in on that, actually. [slaps Barry]
Barry: What?

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