Season 6 Episode 12

Our Parents, Ourselves

Aired Thursday 9:00 PM Jan 21, 1999 on NBC



  • Trivia

    • (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.

  • Quotes

    • 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

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