Synopsis by Matthew Tobey
In order to receive a discount on their dry cleaning, Jerry and his new girlfriend pretend to be married, with unexpected and unpleasant results. Meanwhile, George gets caught relieving his bladder in the shower at his gym and Elaine is unsure how to interpret the advances of her new fellow. Future fellow Must-See-TV-er, Courtney Cox of Friends guest stars as Jerry's girlfriend Meryl. Originally airing March 17, 1994, "The Wife" was the 17th episode of the show's fifth season.