Second Motherhood was the 19th episode of Season 1 of The Golden Girls TV series, also the 19th overall series episode. Directed by Terry Hughes and written by series co-executive producer Susan Harris with Christopher Lloyd. It originally aired on NBC-TV on February 15, 1986.

Summary[edit | edit source]

Blanche embarks on a fresh new relationship with a wealthy man. This man she dates asks for her hand in marriage and Blanche learns this man has small children and she realizes she would be the one taking care of them especially since this is a businessman. At the house, Dorothy and Rose are in a situation to install a brand new toilet.

Guest Cast[edit | edit source]

Quotes[edit | edit source]

Dorothy Petrillo-Zbornak: [trying to lift the toilet up with Rose's help] Oh! Ooh! Wait, wait! No. Honey, she won't budge. Oh, Rose, I don't think we're going to be able to move it.
Rose Nylund: Dorothy, if the Egyptians built the pyramids, now, we can move this toilet.
Dorothy Petrillo-Zbornak: Fine. Get me twenty-thousand Hebrews, and I'll have it out of here in no time.

Sophia Petrillo: Dorothy, you're a genius!
Dorothy Petrillo-Zbornak: Ma, wait for a min-now, what are you talking about?
Sophia Petrillo: I walk into the living room, and there's a toilet in front of the television set. It's an old lady's dream come true!

Mistakes/Goofs[edit | edit source]

  • Dorothy complains to Rose that when she is in her bedroom, her head is directly behind the wall that Rose is banging on, but according to the layout of the house, Dorothy's room should be on the opposite side of the hallway from the bathroom.
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