Sophia says she "escaped from Shady Pines" nursing home in 1984. The pilot episode, in which Sophia escapes a fire at Shady Pines and moves in with the girls, aired in September 1985. See more
[to the studio audience
Any other questions? Ah! Here we go!
[Runs over to Sophia
This is directed to Dorothy's lover: Do people treat you differently because you're a lesbian?
Well, most people don't know.
Really? I would've guessed right off. Next question to Dorothy: What kind of pain and embarrassment has this lifestyle caused your mother?
I really don't know, but... I'll ask her tomorrow when I visit her at... THE HOME.
Thank You For Being A Friend
Written by Andrew Gold
Sung by Cynthia Fee See more