In addition to her narrating duties, Brenda Strong (Mary Alice Young) appears in this episode.
Ratings: 27 million viewers
Martha: My idiot husband died and left me with a worthless pension. I was desperate for money. And it's better to take it from a bad person than a good one. How was I supposed to know she'd shoot herself?
Paul: She was a good person.
Martha: A good person who leaves her child motherless? Read the Bible, Paul. Suicide's a big no-no
Nurse: Mrs. Solis, it’s time for her [Mama Solis] sponge bath.
Gabrielle: Come again?
Nurse: Sometimes family members prefer to administer sponge baths themselves.
Gabrielle: I think I'll pass.
Bree: You know no matter what the kids do, I'll always love them . . .
Rex: I know.
Bree: But I'll never forgive them for growing up so quickly.
Bree: This is the most impoverish neighborhood in the city. Trust me, someone will steal the car.
Rex: How can you be so sure?
Bree: Because I have faith in the poor.
While the women are scrubbing the street following the accident, a sports car speeds past them. As it does, Lynette throws her scrubbing brush at the car, then goes back to scrubbing with the brush she supposedly threw down the street at the car.