This evening, Olli has got himself a lovely bottle of..."Mumumbula"(sp?) It is apparently the Congolese national drink and I always thought that was Um Bongo[/un-PC], and he tells Sascha about the fateful night in Schneider's when Christian forgot to get the injections for their trip to Africa so they had to stay and drink in Germany. (Incidentally at least I hope it's incidentally, and I haven't just made a giant 'Africa be Africa'-type leap, does Sascha know about Lily yet?)
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After an attempt by Sascha to steal the drink, in either a noble effort to prevent Olli being reminded of Christian or just an opportunistic grab for some booze you never know with these Eastern Europeans[/un-PC], they head on down for the opening of the brand new shiny old original No Limits.
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All Olli's friends are there! Well, the ones who are related to him (Charlie, Frank, Bella), the ones who work at the bar too (Andi, Sascha), one of his flatmates (Jessica), and...lots of extras. Jessica has brung a letter with her which she hopes to trade for a man, and it will be left ominously on the bar for later.
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Meanwhile we get more info about "Mumumbula"(sp?) - it's a special drink for special occasions. Well, that clears that up, thank you Olli.
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It is also orange.
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And apparently not quite to Charlie's taste.
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Anyway, Bella's all "You probably shouldn't just leave your post on the bar, it could be important" and Andi's all "Ooh! What's inside!? What's inside?!" and I'm all "Oh my God, a letter that gets randomly given to you in the middle of a party is never good news, just wait until later before opening it, have you never even watched a soap?!"
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The letter is from Christian's lawyer, putting the divorce in motion. (That address would mean Christian is living sort of between the Barbican Centre and St Paul's Cathedral, by the way. A nice part of London, but I'm not sure where you'd find horses near there... Whatever.) This letter means Olli goes missing - Sascha is very worried, Bella is a little bit worried, Andi is not at all worried, and Jessica wants more to drink. Sascha is therefore the one who goes to look for Olli.
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Olli is uncharacteristically not angsting on an angsty walk in the rain, but angsting in an angsty sit-down in the dark. It works.
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Especially because Sascha brought drink.
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Some things are said, Olli is sad again, he doesn't know how he can bear any of this we viewers feel the same babe, but we struggle on through somehow, Sascha throws ice at him and tells him to sign the divorce papers. And they drink.

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The next morning, Olli is sleeping.
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Sascha tries to rouse him with coffee and words of comfort.
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Not sure it's working, Sascha. Try some sexy dancing, that'll really get him going.
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...I did not mean like that.
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Okay, maybe your plan wasn't so bad after all, I defer to your superior judgement. But Olli's basically completely in love with you now, so, you know, don't mess it up please.
Today is Dana's birthday!
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She received a cake, and a scarf, and two grown men behaving sickeningly like teenagers in the first flush of new love.
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I mean, look at them, what even is that.
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Olli tried to stop Sascha being totally tactless when asking Dana about whether she preferred Hagen or Ricardo, and Sascha put a comforting hand on Olli's shoulder when he was getting all morose talking about how just because you fight for a relationship doesn't mean it'll work out and everything just ends in tears anyway...
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They complete each other. Disgusting.

Then at the party later, they just sat there being coupley, trying to guess what all the presents were.
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Some were harder than others to be fair, Andi and Bella gave Dana a gift that Andi made at Kita, so they had to pretend it was meant to be a toy for Maxi.
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Really this episode was all about the Dana/Ricardo/Hagen love triangle though, any Sascha/Olli cuteness was just incidental. If you've not been keeping up with that: Dana married Hagen, Hagen was thought to have died, Dana got engaged to Ricardo, Hagen came back from the dead, Dana doesn't know who to pick. In my humble opinion, she should pick Ricardo because he's lovely and adorable and a doctor, and punched Hagen. Hagen is icky and beardy and presumptuous and cheated on her. But I really didn't pay attention to Dana and Hagen the first time around when they got married and all, so maybe I'm missing something.

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Also, Olli had a box which he used to dispense advice to Caro, who is still having troubles with her newly-crippled maniac pedestrian-maiming boyfriend and her bitter jealous model sister. I really thought that would have sorted itself out by now to be honest, but it hasn't, and I don't think Olli was much help.
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Looking damn fine as always though.
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