11x15 Loathe and Marriage
First Aired: Feb. 04, 1993 on NBC
Summary: Serafina, Carla's daughter, announces that she is pregnant and wants to marry the father, a retired police officer living off disability who she loves. After discussing the issue, Carla gives Serafina her her blessing and her financial support for the wedding. With her connection to Hill,…
Dr. Frasier Crane: [to Cliff, under his breath] Did he say purchase or join?
Gino Tortelli: You know, that's the best I could do with the machine at the mall.
Serafina Tortelli: [emotional with love at Carla's announcement] Oh, Ma.
- The song parodied in the title was "Love and Marriage" with has lyrics by Sammy Cahn and music by Jimmy Van Heusen. It was introduced by Frank Sinatra in the 1955 television production "Our Town" that aired on Producers' Showcase.
- Final appearance of Dan Hedaya, who played Carla's ex-husband Nick Tortelli.