“Desperate Housewives” season 7 Halloween episode featured mostly serious storylines on Gaby and Carlos’ daughters and on Tom’s mother losing her memory. There were some funny exchanges between the characters which feature the quotes here from the 10/31 episode of “Desperate Housewives.”
“Desperate Housewives” 10/31 Episode Highlights – Paul and Beth
In the beginning, Paul and Beth were advised by their psychologist to “date” as a means for Paul to get more “romance” out of Beth. He’s been frustrated that she refuses to sleep with him, but Beth tells Paul going to dinner would be nice.
After the leave the therapist’s office, the ever-so charming Paul said to Beth, “Until I get some action, we’re doing Dutch treat.”
“Desperate Housewives” 10/31 Episode Highlights – Renee Throws a Party
Renee decided to have her own Halloween party and invited the women of Wisteria Lane. Her invitation to Lynette, Susan, and Bree was less than flattering.
Renee to the women: “I’m having a Halloween party and you all have to come. Doug and I have Halloween parties every year in New York and I figured just because I’m in Fairview now doesn’t mean I can’t carry on the tradition, even though the food is not as good and the company is far less interesting.”
Bree: “Well, who can turn down an invitation like that!”
“Desperate Housewives” 10/31 Episode Highlights – 2 Daughters, 1 Mom
Juanita is dressed up as a dog for Halloween and Grace is a princess. Gaby can’t help but shower Grace with attention, knowing she’s her biological daughter. Juanita notices and begins to wonder what Grace has that she doesn’t.
Once the two go trick-or-treating, they stop by Lynette house. An unfortunate, but hilarious comment comes out of Gaby when Tom’s mom answers the door.
Tom’s Mom: This must be your beautiful little princess. You’re as pretty as your mommy.”
Gaby: “NO, no…my daughter’s a dog. OH, that dog!”
“Desperate Housewives” 10/31 Episode Highlights – Back to Paul and Beth
Beth was nervous attending a Halloween get-together with Paul instead of a romantic dinner. Paul told Beth a man hopes by taking a woman to a haunted house or scary party that she will grab onto the man. When Beth leaves his side for a moment, Paul talks to the parent of a student attending the school Susan works at. He told her one of the teachers there does porn.
When Paul and Beth got home that evening, Paul tried to kiss Beth, but she rejected him. Angry, he told her to get out. When Beth called her mom up for support, it was the last thing she got. Instead, Beth was reprimanded by her mom to be a better wife.
She took the opportunity to just that when Susan burst into their house with a bat (part of her Halloween costume) and began scaring Paul with her threats. Susan bashed counter tops as she yelled at Paul for being the reason she lost her job at the school. She was stopped dead in her tracks when Beth pointed a gun at her. When Susan left, Paul and Beth passionately kissed.
“Desperate Housewives” 10/31 Episode Highlights – Tom’s Mom Gets Worse
Tom’s mother is getting more forgetful and he didn’t want to hear Lynette discuss it. During Lynette’s Halloween party,Tom’s mother got lost. Carlos soon called Lynette to inform her that Tom’s mom is confused on their front porch. Tom watched silently as he witnessed his mom not reason with Lynette.
“Desperate Housewives” 10/31 Episode Highlights – Bree Learns More About Keith
Bree learned Keith has a female roommate. She tested her to make sure they never slept together by telling her that Keith admitted they only slept together twice. When his roommate got upset, Bree told her that Keith didn’t really say that, but that she wanted to get her reaction to be sure it was true.
When Bree sorted through Keith’s mail, she noticed an envelope from the corrections department. She learned that he was arrested for assault over losing his temper. At Renee’s Halloween party, Keith told Bree about his faults and they got closer because of their past issues.
“Desperate Housewives” 10/31 Episode Highlights – Ending Recap
Carlos overheard Juanita tell Gaby about her jealousy over Grace. Juanita expressed to her mom that all she seems to care about is spending time with Grace when she’s over to play and gives her no attention. When Juanita left the room, Carlos told Gaby that he thinks they should pull away from Grace because Juanita knows something’s up.
Mike was off to take a job out-of-state because Susan lost her job.
Tom made the decision to put his mom in assisted living to get the help she needs.
Another eventful episode on Wisteria Lane.
Source: “Desperate Housewives,” Season 7 , Oct. 31,2010