House and the team battle to save a successful, independent blind man who is struck down by a mysterious illness, just prior to him asking for his girlfriend's hand in marriage. Meanwhile, House's mother unexpectedly arrives at Princeton Plainsboro to inform him of her new beau. Written by
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The episode starts out with House looking through the eyes of a picture of Stephen Colbert, one of several references both Hugh Laurie and Stephen Colbert have made about each other on their respective shows. See more
At the restaurant the plates on the table disappear without any wait staff involvement. See more
[Greg's mom answers a knock on her hotel room door in a bath robe, & Greg enters to see a white-haired man in the bed
You remember Mr Bell?
Dr. Gregory House
If I didn't, I will now.
References Rainbow Brite