Season 1, Episode 13 – “Help/Komak” As Riley continues to struggle with acclimating to civilian life, Al and Vanessa work together to convince him to accept the help and benefits he earned for his military service.
Season 1, Episode 12 – “Dog/Spai”
Season 1, Episode 11 – “Blackout/Parchawi” Al fears the worst when he doesn’t hear from his family in Afghanistan for a few days. Also, Riley realizes how hard it must have been for his own family while he was deployed
Season 1, Episode 10 – “Matchmaker/Roybar” Al and Riley get the sense that Art might be lonely and missing his late wife so they play matchmaker for him.
Season 1, Episode 9 – “Birthday/Kaleeza” When Hazel starts planning her 11th birthday party, she learns that Al doesn’t know when his birthday is so she invites him to share the day with her. Also, Riley tries to find a way to deal with Vanessa’s new boyfriend.
Season 1, Episode 8 – “Roht/Sweet Bread” Al meets Ariana, an Afghan woman he wants to date, but is dismayed to learn she has a negative opinion of Afghan interpreters who worked for the United States.
Season 1, Episode 7 – “Car/Motar” After Al and Riley negotiate a deal for Al’s new car, they learn the hard way that they are not adept at finances and contracts.
Season 1, Episode 6 – “Fundraiser/Baspana Towlawal” Art asks Riley and Al to make speeches at a fundraiser for interpreters that are waiting for visas; Riley comes face to face with Vanessa’s new boyfriend.
Season 1, Episode 5 – “Homesick/Deghyat” Riley, Art and Vanessa attempt to help Al feel better when he becomes homesick for his family and traditions.
Season 1, Episode 4 – “Spinach/Sabzi” Al is exasperated by Riley’s parenting style with Hazel, so he attempts to teach Hazel to be more deferential to her elders; Riley contemplates taking over the family business.