The Diazes' friend and former neighbor Leticia Perfect Perez dies in her sleep at a beauty parlor and leaves his family a large sum of money, causing Rico to remember how he lost his father and got into the funeral business to begin with. However, she also leaves behind a son, never close to her in life, who wishes to give her a more expensive casket than her pre-meet's choice and is jealous of Rico. Nate and Brenda attend her parents' remarriage, he goes to cheer up Aaron Buchbinder, and Keith, David, and Taylor are visited by a social worker. Nikoai responds indifferently when Ruth tries to plan what days they'll meet, and while watching a separate movie than he is, she breaks up with him. Claire likes the prospect of attending LAC Arts school but is disappointed that Gary Deitman is about to transfer jobs. The news that Kroehner is bankrupt and undergoing a federal inspection is overshadowed by bad news for both David and Nate - Keith is found innocent for his shooting, but hours ... Written by
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The fate of Rico's father - who fell off the roof of his house - was based on an incident that happened to a neighbor of writer Jill Soloway
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Oh, fuck you! Life doesn't have to be miserable just because you are. Oh yeah, I know-weird shit happened to you. Yeah, but you know what? It happens to all of us, and I am sick to death of you using it as an excuse to act like some fucking cunt from hell.
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