Diane finds the perfect house for her and Sam to buy. An elderly couple, Bert and Lillian Miller, currently live there and have for forty years. After hearing the Miller's stories of life in that house, Diane no longer thinks that it is the perfect house for her since it is Bert and Lillian's emotionally. Based on a statement by the Millers that they will miss the Christmases the most, Frasier suggests that Sam and Diane give the Millers one last Christmas in the house to rid Diane and Sam of any guilt. Sam thinks it's a screwy idea, but it's just what Diane needs. Despite it being the heat of summer, Diane decides not to wait until December and to have Christmas come in the summer this year, at least for the Millers and their extended family. The summer Christmas party has an unintended effect both for the Millers and for Diane, but Sam decides he needs to take control of the situation which isn't totally under control until he sees dogs playing black jack. Written by
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Sam, great news. I found a house.
Hey, turn it in. Maybe you'll get a reward.
No, you goose. I found our house. I was driving to work today and as luck would have it, there was an eight-car smash-up.
References A Nightmare on Elm Street
Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!
Music by Jule Styne
Lyrics by Sammy Cahn
Performed by the episode cast led by Marc Smollin See more