I Guess This Is Goodbye (season finale)
Episode 23 of 23 within Season Six. Item 144 of 191 overall.
Production number S06E23.
Alexandra Cunningham - Writer
David Grossman - Director
4 votes

As the season's mysteries are resolved, new ones emerge on the explosive of Gaby risks her safety to help Angie; Lynette's fate and that of her unborn child lie in the hands of Eddie; Susan comes to grips with her financial woes; Bree considers confessing a secret she's harbored for years; and Angie must submit to Patrick's demands in order to protect her son. 

original airdate--May 16,2010       rating--12.75 million


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

  1. "I Guess This Is Goodbye" by Stephen Sondheim (Song Title from Into the Woods)


Goof --Susan makes a big deal of how Julie grew up in her house and she made marks on the wall for Julies height at various ages. However in the first season of the series, Susan's house was burned down.

Trivia--Mark Moses is not on-screen credited during main guest credits in the beginning of the episode, to keep his return a secret until the final seconds of the episode.

  • This episode also marks Paul's first appearance since episode 3.13, the Kinsman brothers' first appearance since the fifth season premiere, and Zane Huett's first appearance since season four's "The Gun Song".
  • A total of five former regular cast members appear in this episode, which marks a new record. Those are: Shawn Pyfrom as Andrew Van de Kamp, Brent and Shane Kinsman as younger Preston and Porter Scavo, and Zane Huett as younger Parker Scavo (all in flashbacks), and Mark Moses as Paul Young (not credited).


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Previous episode :
143 Ballad of Booth
Next episode :
145 You Must Meet My Wife

regional titles

Ik denk dat dit Goodbye (seizoensfinale)
I Guess This Is Goodbye (season finale)
I Guess This Is Goodbye (finale de la saison)
Ich denke, dies ist Goodbye (Saisonfinale)
Buille faoi thuairim mé an bhfuil Slán (finale séasúr)
Credo che questo è Goodbye (finale di stagione)
Supongo que esto es adiós (final de temporada)