The Golden Girls

Season 3 Episode 20

And Ma Makes Three

Aired Unknown Feb 20, 1988 on NBC



  • Trivia

    • Sophia says she has no friends left except Lillian who thinks she's Pinky Lee. However, she's forgetting she supposedly has a friend Edith Flannary, who would die the following season, not to mention Esther Weinstock, who, while she does live in New York, is still a friend, who would also die in season four, and Sister Agnes, another character to face death in season six.

  • Quotes

    • Sophia: Those rolls were the best I ever tasted...(takes one out of her purse) want one?
      Raymond: No thanks, Sophia.
      Dorothy: How about some coffee?
      Sophia: Sorry, I didn't steal any, but I've got plenty of matches.

    • Dorothy: How did you get back from the drugstore so quick?
      Sophia: I faked a heart attack to get through the line faster.

    • Dorothy: Right now we're the only friends she's got.
      Rose: I think that's sweet.
      Blanche: I think that's unnatural and I'm from the south.

    • Dorothy: Would you like to join us for golf?
      Sophia: I'd love to but I don't own any ugly plaid polyester. Rose do you have something in a size 6?

    • Rose: You're gonna dump your own mother?
      Dorothy: Faster than CBS dumped Jimmy, the Greek.

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Dorothy: Faster than CBS dropped Jimmy, the Greek.

      Jimmy "The Greek" Snyder was a CBS sports analyst for 12 years before being dropped when he made remarks that were perceived as racist. Jimmy Snyder is no longer with us.