August 4, 1961
Episode adopted by: Rebekka E.
In a New Orleans brothel as the head honcho,
Sam leaps in to keep one of the girls who doesn't seem to belong there from vanishing. Al
has the time of his life during this leap.
from this episode
Video from this episode
Name of the Person Leaped Into
Al's Outfits Worn in the Episode
Kiss with History
Guest Cast Notes
Guests who appeared in
other Quantum Leap episodes
Cast members who have passed away
Say what? (things in the episode that make no sense)
Name of the Person Leaped Into: Gilbert
Leap Date: August
Date: April 3, 1991
"Oh When the Saints" "Bottles of beer on the wall"
Sam says that Ziggy always gives bad news. Ziggy is a he.
The alternate title of this episode is Love for Sale.
Als Outfits Worn in the
The first outfit Al wears is a purple suit with a striped tie and tie clip, with a white
shirt, and a fish pin. The second outfit Al wears is red pants, a red jacket with black
sleeves and black stripe down the back, a shiny grey tie, and a white shirt with different
spots of color.
Scott Backula, Dean Stockwell
Rita Taggart (Marsha), David Graf (Sheriff Nolan), Georgia Emelin (Gina), Dan Butler (Jake
Dorleac), Lauren Tom (Sophie), Minnie Summers Lindsey (Prostitute #1), Diane Delano
(Prostiture #2), David Powledge (Luther), Warren Sylvester (Walter), J. Marvin Campbell
(Sailor), Stacey Cortez (Paulette), Monica McMurty (Abby), Jeffrey Concklin (Reese), David
Alan Graf (Carl), Richard White (Gilbert LaBonte)
Lauren Tom played Julie on Friends. Rita Taggart played Ruthanne on Coach.
Dan Butler played Bob "Bulldog" Briscoe on Frasier and Coach Ambros on American
Dreams. David Graf played Officer Tacklebury on Police Academy. Diane Delano
played Bobbi Glass on Popular and Stella Willis on ER.
Guests who appeared in other
Quantum Leap Episodes:
Dan Butler appears in the episode Mirror Image as "Mutta."
"No, Sam dont leap yet, no!"
The best scene is near the end of the episode when they take the graduation photo. Jake is
kissed by Sophie and they take a picture of him with her and threaten to expose the
picture to the board of directors at his school.
"Put on your smiles."
"That is one of the saddest things I
have ever seen."
"If it goes off, it wont be no
"Stir my gumbo."
"I think shes as lost here as I
"Because shes my wife!"
"Dont make me arrest you."
"Dont hit him Sam."
"I wish there was some way we could get
"I cant run forever."
"The only way to make a new start is to
meet new people."
This episode is ok. It is very funny. The episode deals with something very serious, wife
beating. They have tried to lighten the mood with a little humor. The episode shows how
bad things can happen to any person no matter who they are or what they do.