On average, men and women think about sex every six seconds. Shorten that to every second, and you've got Coupling. It's more than just a one night stand! When a couple gets together, it's never just the two of them - they also bring baggage - and Susan and Steve are no exception. Their baggage is a crowd of best friends and exes who talk about all aspects of sex and relationships on their never-ending quest to find true love. Perhaps, perhaps, perhaps... Susan Walker is a beautiful go-getter with an uninhibited attitude who used to date Patrick Maitland, the sextet's charismatic, cocky player, London's king of conquests - a guy who's just too cool to worry about being smart. Attractive Sally Harper is a beauty therapist who is Susan's unashamedly vain best friend, who aggressively battles aging with heavy doses of moisturizer and men - including Patrick. Meanwhile, Steve Taylor, while getting together with Susan, can't seem to shake loose from his vivacious and slightly vacuous ...
More than just a one night stand!
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Did You Know?
In season 4, during a usual bit of wackiness, Steve comments that this kind of thing doesn't happen as "this is not an American sitcom". In fact, there was an extremely short-lived American version of the series (Coupling
(2003)) that was abhored by viewers and critics alike, resulting in the show's cancellation after only four episodes. See more
What is this?
It's a cushion.
Right. Yes. Thank you for that. Very informative.
You got any of these?
Of course you haven't.
[to shop assistant
You - are you married? Living with anyone?
Junior Shop Assistant
Featured in Coupling: Interviews
Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps
Written by Osvaldo Farrés
, Joseph Davis
Performed by Mari Wilson See more