When Wade goes out of town for the day, he panics at the realization that he is the sole caretaker of his children; Delia picks up the girls from school for Wade, but is thrown for a loop when Grace tells a clever lie to hang out with her friends.
Season 1 Episode 7 of The Unicorn was watched by 5,630,000 viewers, resulting in a 0.70 rating in the 18-49 demographic.
A tight-knit group of friends and family band together to help Wade embrace his new normal in the wake of the loss of his wife a year earlier. As a sometimes ill-equipped but always devoted single parent to his two adolescent daughters, he is taking the major step of dating again. To Wade's amazement, he's a hot commodity with women, and his friends explain that he's the perfect single guy: employed, attractive and with a proven track record of commitment. With his daughters and best friends rooting him on and hoping he'll find happiness, Wade and his healing heart are ready to try life and love again.