Diamond in the Rough was the 21st episode of Season 2 of The Golden Girls, also the 46th overall episode of the series. Directed by Terry Hughes and written by Jan Fischer and William Wiedner, it premiered on NBC-TV, originally airing on March 14, 1987.
Blanche falls for a handsome caterer, and then has second thoughts because of their vast differences.
Blanche is bothered by her new boyfriend Jake's lack of polish and social graces.
Guest Stars Edit
- Donnelly Rhodes as Jake Smollens
- Vince Trankina as Mr. Hinkley
- Mike Muscat as Waiter
- Glenn Shadix as Musician
- Howard Witt as Thomas McCoy
Scene excerpts Edit
- Quotes from scenes
- Dorothy: Blanche, did it ever occur to you that possibly Rose or I might be interested in Jake?
- Blanche: Yes.
- Rose: And you still used every cheap ploy to nab him before we had a chance?
- Blanche: Yes!
- Dorothy: Then what do you have to say for yourself?
- Blanche: Damn, I'm good!
- Rose: : I found out that Baked Alaska can be baked locally.
- Dorothy: : Rose I know something else. Mars Bars are made right here on Earth.