"Nancy Drew, why are you following me?"
Sean to Emma.

This Charming Man is the thirteenth episode of Season 3 of the Canadian television series, Degrassi: The Next Generation. It originally aired on December 10, 2003 on CTV Television Network and on June 4, 2004 on The N. The episode was written by story editors Aaron Martin and Nicole Demerse and directed by Stefan Scaini. It shares its title with the song by The Smiths.


When Emma thinks Sean's gang is stealing things from Degrassi (including Snake's laptop), Emma becomes obsessed with bringing Sean to justice. Paige, Spinner and Jimmy enroll in driver's ed, and Paige gets a crush on their instructor, Mr. Falcone.

Main Plot

Emma is furious with Sean for breaking up with her and moving on so quickly. She'll do whatever it takes to make him pay, even if her new relationship with Chris goes down in flames too. Chris can see that Emma is still caught up with Sean, and he doesn't want to play a part in her silly games.

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