Susan convinces Mike to go to the police when she discovers that Ben's loanshark is out to get him; Gaby is justifiably concerned when Carlos exhibits some strange behavior on his first day back to work.
Tom's girlfriend, Jane, drops a bombshell on Lynette during Penny's birthday party; and Mrs. McCluskey, who is suffering from terminal cancer, asks Bree to help put an end to her life.
original airdate-- March 11,2012 rating--8.39 million
music--Theme song--"Desperate Housewives" by Danny Elfman
Goofs: Lynette confronts Tom while he is holding a box with a cake in it. When the camera angle is from the front, Tom's right hand is underneath the box. When Tom is shown from the rear, his right hand is on the side of the box.