The Golden Girls: Season 2

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Sep 27
1986

End of the Curse

Blanche is mortified after taking a pregnancy test which indicates she’s pregnant. Then after visiting her doctor, she learns the truth, she’s beginning menopause.…

2 Oct 04
1986

Ladies of the Evening

The house is fumigated and the girls move into a Miami Beach hotel. Previously, Blanche had won three tickets to see the opening of Burt Reynolds new movie and passes to the p…

3 Oct 11
1986

Take Him, He's Mine

Dorothy dumps a depressed Stan on Blanche but then becomes incredibly jealous when Blanche and Stan hit it off. Meanwhile, Sophia and Rose begin selling sandwiches on the Boar…

4 Nov 01
1986

It's a Miserable Life

The girls circulate a petition to save a 200 year old oak tree which is located on the property of the most hated woman in the neighborhood, Frieda Claxton, who wants the tree…

5 Nov 08
1986

Isn't It Romantic

Dorothy’s old friend, Jean comes to Miami for a visit and Dorothy decides not to tell Blanche and Rose that Jean is a lesbian. Then, after spending time with Rose, Jean…

6 Nov 15
1986

Big Daddy's Little Lady

Blanche’s father comes to Miami for a visit and has an announcement he’s engaged to be married. Blanche is thrilled until she meets his fiancee who happens to be y…

7 Nov 22
1986

Family Affair

Dorothy’s son, Michael, and Rose’s daughter, Bridget, each come to Miami for a visit and each of them become a little too friendly for Dorothy and Rose’s liki…

8 Nov 29
1986

Vacation

The girls’ dream vacation in the Caribbean turns out to be far from what was advertised in the brochure. While the girls are away, Sophia romances the gardener.

9 Dec 06
1986

Joust Between Friends

Laid off from work, Dorothy searches for part-time work which leads to Blanche getting her a job at the museum. Then fur flies when Dorothy is handed the job of organizing a b…

10 Dec 13
1986

Love, Rose

Rose places an ad in the personals column and she is let down when she doesn’t hear an immediate response. This leads Blanche and Dorothy to begin responding under the n…

11 Dec 20
1986

'Twas the Nightmare Before Christmas

The girls each plan to spend Christmas with their families but a series of strange occurrences lead them to spend Christmas together in Miami.

12 Jan 03
1987

The Sisters

For Sophia’s birthday, Dorothy flies in her sister, Angela from Sicily as a surprise. However, Dorothy’s the one whose surprised when Sophia’s reaction is th…

13 Jan 10
1987

The Stan Who Came to Dinner

Dorothy feels sympathy for Stan when he tells her he’s going to have open heart surgery. However that sympathy fades when she learns of his many infidelities while they…

14 Jan 17
1987

The Actor

Dorothy, Blanche and Rose each vie for the attention of an actor in the local community theatre, who on the sly begins romancing each of them.

15 Jan 24
1987

Before and After

Rose is convinced she died during a throat spasm. This leads her to live her life to the hilt, totally disrupting the other girls lives. Then, when the girls complain about h…

16 Jan 31
1987

And Then There Was One

Sophia readies herself for participating in a walkathon. Meanwhile, Dorothy, Blanche and Rose babysit for the walkathon participants children but when the event is over, a bab…

17 Feb 07
1987

Bedtime Story

When the girls learn that a number of relatives are going to be visiting, they reminisce about times they’ve had to share a bed and strange places they’ve had to sl…

18 Feb 14
1987

Forgive Me, Father

Blanche and Rose plan a nice dinner at the house for Dorothy and her new boyfriend whom she later learns is a priest. She later gets another shock when she learns he plans to…

19 Feb 21
1987

Long Days Journey into Marinara

Sophia’s sister, Angela arrives in Miami for a visit and decides to move there but while she’s looking for an apartment Dorothy invites her to stay with the girls.…

20 Feb 28
1987

Whose Face is This, Anyway?

Blanche is convinced that her beauty is fading after attending her high school reunion and discovers many of classmates have had face lifts. Meanwhile, Rose is making a home m…

21 Mar 14
1987

Dorothy's Prized Pupil

Dorothy feels that it’s her fault when her prized pupil wins a writing contest which inadvertently signals the INS that he’s an illegal al…

22 Mar 21
1987

Diamond in the Rough

While Dorothy and Rose are planning a hospital charity banquet, Blanche falls for Jake, the caterer hired for the event. She quickly learns he’s more blue jeans than a b…

23 Apr 11
1987

Son-in-Law Dearest

Dorothy’s daughter, Kate is coming for a visit and has a big announcement. Dorothy is excited when she thinks the announcement is going to be that Kate is pregnant. How…

24 May 02
1987

To Catch a Neighbor

Two police detectives stake out the girls’ home to investigate the neighbors whom are believed to be dealers in stolen gems.

25 May 09
1987

A Piece of Cake

While preparing for a friend’s birthday party, the girls recall past birthdays, including Rose’s surprise birthday party for Dorothy, a surprise birthday party for…

26 May 16
1987

Empty Nests

In this pilot for another series (Empty Nest, obviously the concept was retooled), the girls’ friend Renee is feeling depressed and lonely with her children grown up and…

About The Golden Girls

Defying the TV-industry “rules” that A) no viewer is interested in watching a situation comedy with an all-female cast and B) no viewer wants to see anybody over the age of 34, The Golden Girls was one of the few sitcoms in which all of the regulars were women, and none was under the age of 50 — and it turned out be NBC’s biggest hit of the 1985-1986 season.

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