Officer 'Ponch': Uh, listen, there's something I gotta tell ya, Jon. I don't want your feelings hurt, but I got a date with Sheila tomorrow night.
Officer Baker: Well, that's okay.
Officer 'Ponch': It is
Officer Baker: Yeah. I mean, don't be surprised if she cancels.
Officer 'Ponch': Ha! Why would she cancel
Officer Baker: 'Cause she has a date with me tonight.
California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers Jon Baker and Frank "Ponch" Poncherello cruise the freeways of Los Angeles, solve crimes and help people in trouble in this cop show. The stakes usually weren't very high -- the better to highlight the personal lives of Ponch and Jon.