The Golden Palace

Season 1 Episode 10

Marriage On The Rocks, With a Twist

Aired Friday 8:00 PM Nov 20, 1992 on CBS



  • Trivia

  • Quotes

    • Sophia: I thought this practical joke would make me laugh, but it hasn't. It's affected me in ways I didn't think possible.
      Chuy: It made you feel ashamed, hasn't it?
      Sophia: No, it excited me sexually.
      Chuy: Sophia!
      Sophia: I'm as shocked as you are.

    • Sophia: That was a horrible trick to play on an old woman, I...{Sophia fakes a heart attack and falls behind the sofa, nobody pays her any mind and goes off} Well they didn't buy the heart attack, but the joke's on them. {stands up} I think I broke my hip!

    • Rose: It's over, I sent him back to hell where he belongs.
      Sophia: You shot a man!?
      Rose: I shot a ghost.
      Sophia: Rose, this is terrible. This was all a joke!
      Rose: Sophia, you took the words right out of my mouth.

    • Louise (to her husband): How could I be more passionate in a room full of men?
      Blanche: Actually…
      Roland: Blanche!

      Blanche is supposed to be helping Roland's parents, but she starts talking about her husband.
      Blanche: He was a lusty man. Lusty, zesty man. Lusty, zesty cowboy who liked to ride all night!

  • Notes

    • Sophia's practical joke is reminicient of the time she convinced Rose that a fruit salad was sending her messages from her dead husband Charlie on The Golden Girls.

    • This episode first aired on Lifetime on August 12, 2005.

  • Allusions

    • "On the rocks, with a twist" refers to a serving preference for both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.