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Bank manager (Hannah Gordon) wants to retire, but her house husband (Peter Egan) likes things the way they are, and doesn't want to go back to work.




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1990   1989  


Series cast summary:
Hannah Gordon ...  Belinda Braithwaite 16 episodes, 1989-1990
Peter Egan ...  David Braithwaite 16 episodes, 1989-1990
John Bird John Bird ...  Ned Race 16 episodes, 1989-1990
Lill Roughley Lill Roughley ...  Louise 16 episodes, 1989-1990
Ruth Mitchell Ruth Mitchell ...  Jessica / ... 16 episodes, 1989-1990
Richard Aylen Richard Aylen ...  Charles Ruby 15 episodes, 1989-1990
Andrew Hilton Andrew Hilton ...  Ricketts / ... 8 episodes, 1989-1990
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Bank manager (Hannah Gordon) wants to retire, but her house husband (Peter Egan) likes things the way they are, and doesn't want to go back to work.

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David Braithwaite: [hanging his coat by the door] I really don't understand how you can do things like that!
Belinda Braithwaite: Like what?
David Braithwaite: You told the vicar there was no god!
[Audience laughs]
Belinda Braithwaite: A theological discussion!
David Braithwaite: And he said there was, and you said if that was the case, presumably he could help keep his ministers from harm, and he said there was certainly that possibility.
Belinda Braithwaite: All seems pretty harmless so far.
David Braithwaite: Then you stamped on his foot, and said "Where was god that time, buster?"
[Audience laughs]
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