Aunt Bee has been working really hard lately and Andy is wondering if it all just isn't too much for her when a solution presents itself in the form of Malcolm Merriweather, the traveling Englishman who had visited Mayberry the year before. Malcolm has worked as a cook and valet so Andy hires him to work around the house and give Aunt Bee a break. He effortlessly keeps the house clean, takes care of Opie and cooks wonderful meals. Everyone is enjoying it except for Aunt Bee, who feels useless and unneeded. Malcolm soon realizes the problem and decides to set things right.
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Before Malcom stumbles to the stairs after dropping the silverware onto the floor, the bowls of soup are not in front of Andy and Barney. As he makes it to the stairs and the camera switches back to the table, they are in front of them. See more
There's nothing worse than a wino on a crying jag.