The Wisdom to Know the Difference
Season 2, Episode 1
Air date February 28, 2005
Written by Remi Aubuchon
Directed by Robert Duncan McNeill
Episode guide
On the Last Night of Summer
I Am the Walrus
The Wisdom to Know the Difference is the first episode of season 2.


After months of being gone Johnny returns home he is shocked to learn that Ava asked Simon to marry her. Nikki becomes very upset that Ava has asked Simon to marry her since she feels Ava is meant for Johnny. On the other hand, Derrick is very excited at the news because his family will now be complete. When Bradin's coach questions his effort on the surf team, he considers trying performance-enhancing drugs to help him be better.