Synopsis by Andrea LeVasseur
Episode 17 of Twin Peaks, "Dispute Between Brothers" originally aired on December 8, 1990, and was directed by Tina Rathborne. Taking place the day of Leland's wake, Agent Cooper reluctantly prepares to leave Twin Peaks. As he is saying goodbye to the crew at the Sheriff's office, Special Agent Roger Hardy (Clarence Williams III) and a Canadian Mountie (Gavan O'Herlihy) arrive with the announcement that Cooper has been suspended from the FBI. Meanwhile, the 35-year-old Nadine Hurley (Wendy Robie) still believes she is a teenager, so Dr. Jacoby and Ed try to get her enrolled at Twin Peaks High School. At One-Eyed Jacks, Jean Renault plots with Ernie and Hank in a scheme against Cooper. At the Double R diner, Norma discovers the identity of food critic M.T. Wentz and kicks her mother out of the restaurant. That evening during the full moon, Cooper has a campfire with Major Briggs, who makes the first reference to the White Lodge.