Melodrama

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (3)

  • Blanche: Ooh... I've got goosebumps. Mel'll be here any minute. Dorothy: Honey, why are you so jumpy? You've been out with Mel a thousand times. Blanche: I know but now there's more at stake - everything's changed. It's all new and exciting. In many ways I... I feel just the way I felt when I was a virgin. Sophia: You mean the feeling isn't gonna last long? Blanche: Are you implying I lost my virginity at an early age? Sophia: I'm just saying you're lucky Jack & Jill Magazine didn't have a gossip column.

  • Dorothy: (to Rose, who is sticking her head in the refrigerator, trying to see whether the glasses that she is testing fog up) Rose, leave the glasses in the refrigerator, close the door and keep your head out here with us. Rose: Well, how will I know if they fog up? Dorothy: The little man who lives in there who turns the light on and off, he'll tell you. Rose: I'm not in the mood for jokes, especially about the little man. You know he scares me.

  • Dorothy: (to Blanche) What's all this Bush-mania all of a sudden? He's a man you yourself described as Fred Flintsone with a better car.

Notes (1)

  • In true Rose Nylund fashion, she reports on the dog show instead of breaking the story of the robbery.