Every time I see you it's just another reminder that you chose Ben over me
Ancient History is the 3rd episode of Season 2 of Felicity.


Felicity decides to drop pre-med and pursue art instead. It's a bumpy transition. But Noel ends up being a real friend when Felicity needs him. Ben and Sean convince Julie to continue living in the loft with them.


Keri Russell as Felicity Porter
Scott Foley as Noel Crane
Scott Speedman as Ben Covington
Amy Jo Johnson as Julie Emrick
Tangi Miller as Elena Tyler
Greg Grunberg as Sean Blumberg
Amanda Foreman as Meghan Rotundi

Recurring cast

Amy Smart as Ruby Gordon[1]
Rob Benedict as Richard Coad

Guest starring

Sally Kirkland as Professor Annie Sherman
Michael Peña as Brian Burke
Stephanie-Marie Baker as Brigid
Trevor Lissauer as Andrew
Lawrence Edward Sullivan Jr. as Preston


The hell was I thinking
—Felicity to Noel, not talking about her hair
I know you said that you didn't want an apology, but - Oh God, Noel. I am so sorry that I hurt you. You're one of the closest people in the world to me and - the worst part is I completely understand why you never wanna talk to me again


  • Felicity is jealous of Noel going out with Brigid
  • Felicity apologises to Noel and tells him she made the wrong choice choosing Ben
  • Julie and Ben make headway in becoming friends again
  • Ben realises that he, Julie and Sean are a family and asks Julie to stay in The Loft
  • Brigid's gay and seeing someone
  • Noel and Felicity become friendly, but Felicity is silently jealous to see Noel and Ruby possibly starting to date


beyond life | TOMMY HENRIKSEN
felicity drops pre-med
elena+felicity at epstein bar
sweet pain | CREE SUMMER
ben helps julie
heaven | RUSTED ROOT
ruby and noel talk at epstein bar


Notes and references

  1. First appearance of Ruby Gordon