The Golden Girls

Season 2 Episode 18

Forgive Me, Father

Aired Unknown Feb 14, 1987 on NBC



  • Trivia

    • When the girls are in the kitchen setting the table for dinner, on the table you see Dorothy and Blanche putting out plates, silverware and even butter a few seconds later the the plates, silverware and butter are gone.

  • Quotes

    • Rose: (to Dorothy, after overhearing part of Blanche's conversation with her) Who didn't ask you out?
      Sophia: You got a phone book?

    • Sophia: Rose, I found my lucky handkerchief.
      Rose: Where was it?
      Sophia: It was in my bra.
      Rose: What was it doing in your bra?
      Sophia: I was blowing my breast, Rose.

    • Rose: He's a priest, isn't he!? I'm so sorry Hell Town was cancelled.

    • Priest: You look nice.
      Dorothy: (in her low-cut, sequined blouse) I look like the mother of a Solid Gold dancer.

  • Notes

  • Allusions

    • Sophia: "It's like Kareem without his goggles."

      This is a reference to the famous basketball player, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, who played basketball for the LA Lakers. He was well known for wearing goggles while playing the game.

    • Rose: He's a priest isn't he!? I'm so sorry Hell Town was cancelled.

      This is in reference to the short-lived 1985 television series Hell Town starring Robert Blake.