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A Friendly Game

SpongeBob and Patrick play mini golf indoors when rain ruins their plans.

A Friendly Game contains examples of:

  • Agony of the Feet: Patrick hits Squidward's foot with a hammer.
  • Arc Words: "Play the ball where it lies."
  • Bottle Episode: The entire episode is set at Conch Street.
  • Cue the Rain: Just as SpongeBob meets up with Patrick for their mini golf game, it starts raining.
  • Eye Beams: Squidward has these when SpongeBob and Patrick wake him up with the construction noise. It ends up burning off the sleep mask he's wearing.
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  • Hard-Work Montage: The "Brief construction montage" that plays when SpongeBob and Patrick build their mini golf course.
  • Mini-Golf Episode: When the rain outside prevents them from going mini golfing, SpongeBob creates a coarse in his house from him and Patrick to play on.
  • Title Drop: SpongeBob says the title when he asks Squidward if he would like to play a friendly game of indoor mini golf.

Sentimental Sponge

SpongeBob refuses to part with some junk because of the memories they give.


Sentimental Sponge contains examples of:

  • An Aesop: Hoarding is not acceptable. It’s important to throw out the things you no longer need, though it’s hard at first.
  • Bottle Episode: Just like its sister episode, with most of it in SpongeBob's house.
  • Cheated Angle: After SpongeBob puts a light bulb in his head, he is only shown facing right from when the cops arrive to when he takes pictures of Squidward with the trash.
  • Hats Off to the Dead: SpongeBob removes his hat when all his trash is taken away. He urges Squidward to remove his night cap as well.
  • Here We Go Again!: In the end after all the trash is taken away, turns out SpongeBob saved all the pictures he took of them, which flooded the entire house.
  • Running Gag: Squidward's nightshirt being mistaking for a dress.
    • Squidward finding SpongeBob's behavior "Creepy".
  • Trash of the Titans: SpongeBob hoards so much trash that his house overflows.
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  • Unwitting Instigator of Doom: Patrick scolds SpongeBob for throwing away stuff that holds precious memories. This causes SpongeBob to start hoarding.

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