* Frank becoming a doctor just so he could help out Brenda, a pretty nurse having a hard time getting adjusted to working at that hospital.
* Carl volunteering to work longer in Christmas Eve so his men could go home earlier.
** In his own way, Frank calling Carl on Christmas Eve various times, trying to apologize and being friendly about it. Subverted in that Carl doesn't buy it, thinking that Frank is either taunting him or getting scared that Carl's getting too close to catching him.