Modern Love

10 Worst Episodes of Modern Love

An unlikely friendship. A lost love resurfaced. A marriage at its turning point. A date that might not have been a date. An unconventional new family. These are unique stories about the joys and tribulations of love, each inspired by true events.

Written by Sophie and last updated on feb 06, 2023.

PS: The following content contains spoilers!

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#10 - Strangers on a (Dublin) Train (Season 2 - Episode 3)

"We met on a train. A perfect, flirtatious, six hours. The beginning of our love story? Trusting in the power of the universe, we hadn’t exchanged mobile numbers. Sometimes, a romantic plan isn’t enough."

The episode was rated 7.56 from 274 votes.

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#9 - A Second Embrace, with Hearts and Eyes Open (Season 2 - Episode 8)

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"On this night, long after we had thrown in the towel on us, here we were again, crawling back into the ring. This time, though, it would be different. We just never imagined how different it would become, or how quickly."

The episode was rated 7.45 from 208 votes.

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#8 - At the Hospital, an Interlude of Clarity (Season 1 - Episode 5)

“There is never a good time to fall off your couch onto a martini glass and begin losing a dangerous amount of blood, but having this happen in the middle of a promising date is an especially bad time.”

The episode was rated 7.43 from 500 votes.

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#7 - The Night Girl Finds a Day Boy (Season 2 - Episode 2)

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"I'm a vampire, basically — going to bed around 8 or 9 a.m. and waking around 4 or 5 p.m. First dates usually go OK because they’re in the evening, but complications quickly arise."

The episode was rated 7.34 from 265 votes.

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#6 - In the Waiting Room of Estranged Spouses (Season 2 - Episode 6)

"A few months later, I was in the psychologist’s reception room, paying for my fourth really good cry, when a woman carrying a child walked in. I didn’t recognize her at first, and then I remembered her face. 'Are you the wife of the guy my wife is having an affair with?' I asked tactlessly. 'Yeah,' she said. 'But we’re not together anymore.'"

The episode was rated 7.13 from 216 votes.

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#5 - Rallying to Keep the Game Alive (Season 1 - Episode 4)

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“We rallied, not with the adrenaline-pumping determination to win at all costs, but with the patience and control that came with not wanting it to be over: not the summer, not our son’s childhood, not this game, ever.”

The episode was rated 6.65 from 523 votes.

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#4 - So He Looked Like Dad. It Was Just Dinner, Right? (Season 1 - Episode 6)

“He was very handsome. He wore gray turtleneck sweaters and smelled like mint aftershave and old books. He was 55 and recently divorced for the second time. He was my father. He wasn't really my father.”

The episode was rated 6.41 from 484 votes.

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#3 - Am I ...? Maybe This Quiz Will Tell Me (Season 2 - Episode 5)

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"In retrospect, maybe I should have known who I was the first time I went looking for a quiz called 'Am I gay?' But I didn’t."

The episode was rated 6.33 from 219 votes.

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#2 - A Life Plan for Two, Followed By One (Season 2 - Episode 4)

"He was everything a 10-year-old girl could ever hope for in a man. It was decided; I was in love. I started to wonder if the glow from my wedding dress would make him look washed-out. I began devising a plan in which he and I would end up '2gether 4ever,' as all my notebooks stated."

The episode was rated 6.32 from 232 votes.

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#1 - How Do You Remember Me? (Season 2 - Episode 7)

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"I don’t remember his last name. He was handsome, with a nice smile and startlingly blue eyes. The sex was good, I think. We didn’t know each other well. We never would."

The episode was rated 6.22 from 195 votes.

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