Everybody Ought to Have a Maid
Episode 6 of 23 within Season Six. Item 124 of 191 overall.
Production number 605.
Jamie Gorenberg - Writer
Larry Shaw - Director
2 votes

When Juanita’s party is on the verge of being ruined after Gaby is deemed a bad mom, Gaby is determined to prove she’s a responsible parent; Bree gets defensive when she’s judged by a motel maid for having an affair with Karl; Lynette is put off by her new handyman when he defers to Tom for approval on all things; and Susan and Katherine come to blows over Mike.

Meanwhile, a lapse in judgment on Danny’s part leads to a terrible mishap that Angie and Nick must cover up.

original airdate--October 25,2009   rating--14.18 million


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

  1. "Everybody Ought to Have a Maid" by Stephen Sondheim 


Trivia: title is from the song written by Stephen Sondheim for the musical A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.


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Previous episode :
123 The God-Why-Don't-You-Love-Me Blues
Next episode :
125 Careful the Things You Say

regional titles

Iedereen zou moeten hebben een Maid
Everybody Ought to Have a Maid
Tout le monde devrait avoir un ménage
Jeder sollte einen Maid Haben
Ba chóir gach duine a bhfuil a Maid
Ognuno dovrebbe avere un cameriera
Todo el mundo debe tener una mucama