Blanche, Rose, and Sophia are excited when their old friend Dorothy (guest star Beatrice Arthur) is coming to visit from Atlanta.
Chuy is excited when he is finalizing his divorce. After signing the last papers, though, he feels depressed. Roland insists that Chuy go out on a date. But when he goes out to a bar, he doesn't return to work the next day.
Because of Chuy's absence, the girls are forced to do all the work in the kitchen themselves. Dorothy, concerned about the demand being put on her mother, calls her husband Lucas and they both agree that Sophia should move in with them. When Dorothy confronts her mother, though, she can't decide with whom she wishes to live.
Chuy arrives late in the day with his new wife, whom he had just met the previous night. Roland pushes Chuy to get an annulment, but he wants to give the marriage a try.
Dorothy goes to find her mother and insist that she move, but only finds her empty room with a note saying that she can't decide and she's run away.