Blanche gets a huge bonus at work. She’s decided to use the money to have her breasts enlarged. Sophia finds out that her friend Lillian was moved from Shady Pines to the worst nursing home in Miami. Sophia goes to the new home under the guise of wanting check her mother in. She finally finds Lillian and takes her away. The girls look after her but it turns out to be more than they bargained for.

Lillian is often disoriented and at times doesn’t even know who Sophia is. Dorothy and Sophia go to the home and speak to the man who runs in. He says that there isn’t much that can be done. The home doesn’t operate at a profit. The government makes up what Medicare and Social Security don’t cover. And the government has recently made cutbacks. Rose comes home and says she’s found a great place for Lillian. The only problem is it costs more than Lillian’s benefits will cover. But Blanche, in a rare selfless moment, gets the idea to use her bonus to cover Lillian’s care. She should be covered for at least two years. The girls then make a pact that they will always be there for each other and never be alone.


Season 4, Episode 22: Sophia's Choice


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