Audrey worries about karma after sleeping with Pacey at the same time Joey was being mugged. Jen's lands an interview with a band that has her questioning her relationship with Dawson. Professor Wilder doesn't let Joey explain why she never returned to his house and he breaks things off. Pacey accompanies Jack to a gay bar.
Set in the fictional town of Capeside, MA, Dawson's Creek is the coming of age story of four friends on the verge of adulthood. Dawson, Joey, and Pacey are life long friends, whose lives start to rapidly change when a new girl, Jen, moves in next door to Dawson Leery and the foursome start high school. Along the way they are joined by two other newcomers to Capeside: Jack and Andie and, when they go to college, by Audrey. Often characterized by its intelligence, sharp wit, and SAT vocabulary, Dawson's Creek was created by Kevin Williamson. It was loosely based on his life, with each character incorporating a different aspect of himself.