Blanche is elated when her mother-in-law dies. The two always detested each other. She’s also happy that George’s brother Jamie is coming to Miami to settle the will. Jamie arrives and Blanche is taken aback when she sees him. She’d forgotten how much Jamie looks and acts like George. They go to lunch; and when Blanche returns, she talks of how wonderful it was to talk about her memories with George. She also tells the rest of the girls that she’s fallen in love with Jamie.

Sophia has started driving again, much to the consternation of Dorothy. She ends up borrowing all the cars in the house. She uses up half the gas tank in one of them and even gets into a minor fender bender in another. Blanche and Jamie go to dinner on his last night in town. Blanche tells him that she’s in love with him. He makes her realize that she only fell in love with the memories of George that Jamie rekindled. Blanche tells how much she misses George. Jamie does too. Blanche eventually gets over her sadness.


Season 5, Episode 8: That Old Feeling


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