Shop-keeper Apu is deemed to be Springfield's most eligible bachelor and dates several women so he is upset to learn that the time has come for his arranged marriage. When Apu's mother turns up in town Homer persuades a reluctant Marge to pose as Apu's wife in order to put off the union but the deception wears thin and they are forced to tell the truth. Fortunately the arranged bride Manjula turns out to be wholly to Apu's liking. Written by
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Did You Know?
In the scene where Apu's mother asks Bart if the wedding fire is sacred yet, Bart is tearing pages out of a book titled "Hymns". It was originally planned to be a bible, but after it was animated, the staff decided that it would be too disrespectful and made the change. See more
Marge, promise me you'll put me in a home. It's like being a baby, only you're old enough to apreciate it.
References Fried Green Tomatoes
(They Long to Be) Close to You
Written by Burt Bacharach
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