Sisters of the Bride

Trivia, Quotes, Notes and Allusions

Quotes (7)

  • Rose: Oh!... Well, what's a policeman doing bringing fares from the airport? I know! I bet you do undercover work! Sophia: And I'll bet he does it damn well. Dorothy: Heh, heh, heh. You'll have to excuse my mother. She, uh, survived a slight stroke which left her, if I can be frank, a complete burden.

  • Sophia: Why did you marry George? Blanche: We loved each other, we wanted to spend the rest of our lives together, we wanted everybody to know. Sophia: That's what Clayton and Doug want too, everybody wants someone to grow old with, and shouldn't everyone have that chance? Blanche: I think I get what you're saying, Sophia. Sophia: I don't think you do, Blanche, will you marry me?

  • Clayton: I'd do anything for Doug...and he'd bend over backwards for me.

  • Doug: And he snores. Blanche: That'll just be our little secret. (as the three embrace in a hug, we; fade out, end of show).

  • Blanche: I don't mind Clayton being homosexual, I just don't like him dating men! Dorothy: You haven't quite grasped the concept of this gay thing, have you? Blanche: Well there must be homosexuals that date women. Sophia: Yeah, they're called lesbians.

  • Sophia: So Butch, Sundance, who gets to throw the bouquet?

  • Blanche: What will the neighbors think if they see two men in my bedroom? Sophia: They'll think it's Tuesday.

Notes (1)

  • Blanche's gay brother, Clayton, appears for the final time to get married in this episode, still played by Monte Markham.

Allusions (1)

  • The episode title is a parody of the 1950 film Father Of The Bride starring Spencer Tracy and Elizabeth Taylor.