A break-in on Wisteria Lane leaves the neighbors feeling vulnerable, especially Susan, who reluctantly accepts a date with persistent police officer Rick Thompson, after Mike Delfino appears indifferent to her. Unknown to everyone, Mike Delfino is revealed to be the burglar as he accidentally left a screwdriver behind. After Rex takes the kids away for the weekend, a lonely Bree finds herself bonding with Mary Alice's troubled son, Zach. Meanwhile, Lynette and Tom pull out all the stops to get their uncontrollable twins, Porter and Preston, accepted at a prestigious private school. The unexpected arrival of Carlos's overbearing and controlling mother, Juanita, puts a crimp in Gabrielle's covert love life with gardener John. Things get worse when the two go shopping and Gabrielle takes drastic measures to keep Juanita oblivious to her secret. Written by
Did You Know?
The episode title "Come In, Stranger" comes from the Johnny Cash song of the same name. See more
When Zach is approaching the Van de Kamp home carrying a hatchet, he is clearly wearing a red long-sleeved shirt. In the next shot when he uses the hatchet to break in, he is now wearing a green short-sleeved shirt. See more
Bree Van De Kamp
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