Our Parents, Ourselves

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (3)

  • Bonnie: Your dad is so proud of you, he talks about you all the time. Who's your friend? Martin: Now, what's wrong with you? I told you about my other son. Bonnie: (shaking Niles's hand) Oh, of course, what am I thinking? Nice to meet you, Eddie.

  • (Referring to the date between Martin and Roz's mom) Roz: My mother was the attorney general of Wisconsin. Frasier: I hope he remembers to curtsey before the dairy queen.

  • Roz: I didn't know you were any good at charades. Frasier: I didn't know you could mime a virgin.

Notes (2)

  • International Episode Titles: Czech Republic: O rodičích a dětech (About Parents and Children)

  • Eva Marie Saint, Martin's date, is in reality 16 years John Mahoney's senior.

Trivia (1)

  • (Roz and Frasier are commiserating about the possibility of growing old alone) Roz: ...these older ladies in my building, they all want to babysit Alice -- just for the company. I mean she's a cute baby but she ain't no Dorothy Parker. Dorothy Parker (1893 – 1967) was an American writer and poet, best known for her caustic wit, wisecracks, and sharp eye for 20th century urban foibles.

Allusions (1)

  • The title is a reference to the famous womens self-help book "Our Bodies, our selves".