who played Coco, the gay live-in cook, was to be a regular. Susan Harris
wrote the character out not because he was gay--her shows Soap
(1977) and _"Hail to the Chief" (1985)_ also had openly gay characters--but because she considered it sexist for a man to be taking care of the women, regardless of his sexual orientation. Nevertheless, he was the first openly gay character in any media produced by a division of The Walt Disney Company. See more
I just wonder what my husband, George, would make of me and Harry.
Well, if he was alive he probably would not like it. But since he's dead I don't think it poses a problem.
Well, I just want him to know I'm happy, but I could never be as happy with Harry in the same way - as I was with him.
He knows, Blanche, he knows. Your thoughts and feelings go right to him, you can communicate directly from your heart, can't you, Dorothy?
Oh don't ask me - I can't get through to New Jersey with MCI.