Nostalgia can be a source of deep disappointment if explored carelessly, especially in the realm of beloved television series of yore. In resurrecting a revered cultural touchstone of the past, there are rules to be followed, the most paramount of them being that a central role must be filled by a stunning, summery, blue-eyed blonde whose fresh and sexy smile is capable of lighting up a TV screen with the radiance of wholesome lust. One such blonde is sugar-spun creation Stacey Travis, who did her bit as Cruise Director Suzanne Zimmerman to ensure the success of 1970s retread The Love Boat: The Next Wave. That The Next Wave is not still pulsating upon the tube today may be the fault of many factors, but Stacey Travis is blameless. What more could she have done, other than go topless?