Marry Me a Little
Episode 22 of 24 within Season Five. Item 116 of 191 overall.
Production number 522.
Jason Ganzel - Writer
Larry Shaw - Director
6 votes

Every day is a masquerade. Bree goes to extremes to hide her true intentions from Orson; Susan and Jackson put on an act for the authorities.

Meanwhile, Lynette is shocked at the lengths Tom will go to in order to look younger. Katherine masks the truth from Mike, afraid to lose him; and Dave is on edge when he learns a key witness to his misdeeds surfaces.

original airdate--May 10,2009        rating--12.29 million


music--Theme song--"Desperate Housewives" by Danny Elfman

  1. "Marry Me A Little" by Stephen Sondheim (Cut and then reinstated into Company. It was also used a song in the musical revue "Marry Me A Little"


Trivia: title is taken from the song of the same name that was cut from the 1970 Stephen Sondheim musical, Company. (It returned, however, for the 1995 revival.

Goof: When Bree pours Carl a scotch, it's actually a bottle of Blanton's Single Barrel Bourbon Whisky.



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