|A Fruitless Lunchtime|
|Season 2, Episode 2b|
|Air date||August 26, 2003|
Summer Illusion of Steel
A Fruitless Lunchtime (空回りのランチタイム, Karamawari no Ranchitaimu) is the second story of the second episode of the anime series, Full Metal Panic? Fumoffu
Sousuke forgets Kaname's notes at home and they make a frantic dash to retrieve them and return before lunchtime ends. Despite their tardiness, they find out that the notes were not needed since their teacher coincidentally fell sick.
This episode marks the first appearance of Yoko Wakana.