The character of Mr. Tyson was mentioned in the pilot episode. It was stated there that he had returned some lamps. The reason for the return was that the lamps illuminated the nudes in his paintings in a way that was too titillating.
Mary Jo: Y'all ever feel like we're playing fast and loose with our sanity?
Bernice: Since I've been driving I found out something.
Charlene: What's that?
Bernice: You can only get the bird so many times before it starts to hurt your feelings.
Julia: I don't think it's ethical to take money from someone who's off-the-beam for services that don't make sense.
Suzanne: Well, I do. I think crazy people have a right to be fleeced just like everybody else.
This episode was originally titled "Still Crazy After All These Years."