Like a lot of “Woman Meets World’s” finest episodes, “Woman Meets Upstate” options one other returning character from “Boy Meets World.” This time it is Shawn Hunter, performed by Rider Robust. “Woman Meets Upstate” is not Shawn’s first episode within the sequence, however his character arc right here pulls from his robust dynamic with Cory within the unique present, and relates it to Riley and Maya’s friendship. The episode begins with Riley and Maya leaping on the subway and operating away from residence after realizing they each have emotions for his or her classmate Lucas Friar. Riley, believing that Maya’s emotions had been attributable to her persona altering to be extra just like Riley’s, takes Maya to see Shawn so she will get again in contact along with her cool and rebellious aspect.
This episode is all concerning the relationships of its characters, and performs into the present’s finest elements. Shawn, who has been relationship Maya’s mother, Katy, begins to comprehend how a lot he is grown to take care of Maya, seeing her because the daughter he by no means had. Later, Cory arrives on the cabin, and Shawn accuses Cory of making an attempt to make him extra like Cory, identical to Riley did to Maya. Nevertheless, each Shawn and Maya come to see that it is okay to develop and alter over time, so long as you do not lose your sense of self within the course of.