Season 3 – Episode 13 – The Week of Dying Dangerously

Synopsis: After getting some scary medical news from Rayyan’s clinic, Fred is sure that his days are numbered and sets out to repair his relationship with the Muslim community.

This episode is focused around Fred as he reveals a little bit more of his inner thoughts when he realizes that he doesn’t have a long time to live. His interactions with the community has a noticable difference. Although he means well, he does have his way of insulting people. Meanwhile, Layla is ready to learn to drive and her teacher could quite possibly be the worst driver in town.

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What did you think of this episode? How does it compare to the previous episode? Are there any topics from the episode that you want to discuss?

  • Driving Lessons
  • Making a living by not being nice
  • Repairing relationships
  • Respect in the Mosque


Filed under Season 3 - Episode 14

11 responses to “Season 3 – Episode 13 – The Week of Dying Dangerously

  1. asiila

    i liked this episode…nice pacing, cute movie reference jokes, babar and layla, a few laughs, fred tupper being humane and realizing the same in Islam, the faith angle, the death as equalizer angle, woman’s wisdom (fatimah knew fred liked her all along) and mostly, not too much sarah! ๐Ÿ˜‰

  2. ariana

    LOVE this eposiode, the last couple of ones have been so/so for me, but this one was the LMOTP i have loved all along.. haha ๐Ÿ˜›

  3. Steve

    Boy is Amaar a bad lawyer.

    Fred didn’t have a legal leg to stand on. Rayyan made no diagnosis and was very careful not to make a diagnosis, so Fred had no reason to think he was dying.

    I guess we have to chalk this up to the show being a comedy, and not a legal (or medical) drama.

    By the way, what is that cap thing and does one have to wear one of those when in the Mosque?

  4. zainah

    This episode is way better than the last two.

  5. Yasir

    I loved this episode.
    The show finally has returned to its roots – fun, witty, and no need for diluting the Muslim element.
    I feel that the show has lost touch with its original concept for well over the past year and a half.
    It’s little coincidence that the creator of the show, Zarqa Nawaz, was a writer for this episode – Please keep her on for more as she knows how to make this concept work.

  6. The cap thing is a kufi–it’s cultural, not religious.

  7. Heina

    I think you mean Season 3, Episode 13 on the title there. I was all excited and thinking there was an episode 14 already (:

  8. Ayesha

    what does fred say in the very beginning in Rayyan’s office, right before Rayyan says, “Yes Fred, almost certainly”?

  9. HR


    I believe he said “At least I have a day, right?” or “they do have at least a day”

  10. Brandon

    Women Doctors in Islam.

  11. Tim

    I haven’t seen this episode in a while but yeah, after reviewing it why did Sarah give Fred that hat saying “if you ever want to visit the Mosque again”. It did almost sound like you needed the hat to attend Mosque.

    Speaking of Muslim hats

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