Season 7
The Thing That Counts Is What's Inside
The Thing That Counts Is What's Inside
Season 7 | Episode 704 | Aired 10/16/2010
The only way the Susan can stop the billboards posters from popping up all over town is to cover the cost of all the printing that’s been done. It’s about $9,000 and will effectively wipe out all the money she made. Maxine says Susan can make the cash back with some private online interactions of a slightly racier nature. We’re not sure if Susan will take Maxine up on her offer, but we do know someone out there knows her dirty little secret after an unseen figure fishes a billboard poster out of the trash.

Lynette is pleasantly surprised to see how good Penny is with baby Paige. She takes full advantage of this by leaving the child with Penny while running errands, taking baths and jogging around the neighborhood. But Lynette stays away a little too long on a morning of a big math test. Penny has no choice but to take her baby sis to school with her. This get’s Lynette sent to the principal’s office. [quote-left]

Lynette learns that Penny has been taking care of the baby during the night so her mom can get some sleep. As sweet of a gesture as this is, Lynette lets Penny know that she doesn’t have to do that anymore. Taking care of a baby is a mom’s job. It’s also the job of the nanny Lynette orders Tom to hire.

Beth doesn’t understand why her new hubby Paul bought his old house. Apparently, he has plans to purchase a few more properties on the block. Paul tries to convince Mrs. McCluskey to give up her home. Was anyone else squirming during their thoroughly uncomfortable conversation? Anyway, Paul obviously has big plans for all of Wisteria Lane. But we still have no idea what they are.


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