S01E10 The One With The Monkey Friends
calendar_today 1994. David Crane. Marta Kauffman.
people Jennifer Aniston. Courteney Cox. Lisa Kudrow. Matt LeBlanc.
The gang makes and breaks a pact to celebrate New Year's Eve without dates. Ross compensates for his loneliness by getting a roommate - a monkey named Marcel whom everyone adores. Well, everyone except Monica, who can't get past the faeces-throwing thing. And Phoebe faces a difficult decision when she meets a shy physicist who's thinking about giving up a fellowship in Minsk to stay with her.