When Blanche Devereaux (Rue McClanahan), a wealthy widow, placed an ad in
a grocery store looking for roommates, she didn't expect her Miami home to
become such a sorority house with fellow widow Rose (Betty White), divorcee ... more Dorothy (Bea Arthur) and Dorothy's mother, Sophia (Estelle Getty). After all, these older ladies were
dating half the men in Miami, and Rose was even attracting lesbians.