Rob's parents bestow upon Laura a Petrie family heirloom -- a huge, garish gold brooch in the shape of the United States, with a jewel for each city where a male member of the family was born. Laura reluctantly accepts the brooch to keep the peace, but her embarrassment over it turns to horror when she accidentally drops it into the garbage disposal. Written by
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Ritchie is missing. Grandparents always want to see their grandchildren when they visit, yet not one word is asked about him. When Ritchie isn't around, he's often watched by next door neighbor Millie, but Millie is among the party guests and not even watching her own kids while husband Jerry is away at a meeting, leaving viewers to wonder where all the kids have gone. See more
[Rob finally admits his parents into the house while Mr. Mark the jeweler scoots out
Well, who was that?
Uh, duh, delivery boy.
Well, why did you slam the door in our faces?
Uh... Laura was undressed. I didn't want you to see her.
Oh, the delivery boy could see her but we couldn't.