Desperate Housewives Season 1 Episode 2: "Ah, But Underneath"
Edie crashes Mike's dinner date with Susan; Gabrielle realizes her gardener is taking their fling too seriously; Bree forces Rex to go to therapy; Lynette resorts to drastic measures to keep her kids in line.
Mike: Actually, he was my wife's dog and one of the last things she said to me in the hospital before she died was to be sure I looked after him and I promised her I would. Mary Alice [narrating]: And just like that Susan could suddenly see something she had never seen before. Mike: He meant so much to her. Mary Alice: Mike Delfino was still in love with his late wife. Mike: And if something had happened I would have felt like I failed her. I know that sounds stupid but- Mary Alice: And she knew right then that neither she nor Edie would be laying claim to his heart anytime soon. Susan: No it doesn't. Not at all. Mary Alice: So she decided, for now, she could settle for just being his friend