Mrs. Howell decides to play matchmaker for Gilligan and Mary Ann, but her efforts inadvertently create a rift between Mr. Howell and herself.
Did You Know?
The Howells anticipate that the Skipper will perform the wedding of Gilligan and Mary Ann. But a ship captain does not have the authority to grant marriages, contrary to popular belief which stems from copious references in early-20th-century romantic novels. See more
Jonas 'The Skipper' Grumby
This is your moment of truth, little buddy. Please don't spill the soup on the Howells.
Be of good cheer, Skipper. For I will
[picks up the tray of soup bowls
not spill the soup.