Maxine's mother arrives in Miami for a visit. She's been having headaches so Maxine and Harry trick her into seeing an eye doctor. They're quite surprised at the results of the examination. Meanwhile Laverne tries to give Harry a haircut.
After a shy woman volunteers at the clinic, Laverne starts to receive flowers and dinner invitations which makes her think that she is a lesbian. Meanwhile Carol does her best to get her unborn child enrolled in a posh preschool.
When the horrible landlord for the clinic refuses to fix the problems Laverne threatens a rent strike, which ends up getting them evicted. Carol is convinced by Sophia to take a little time away from the baby, but she is unable to let go.