frasier's curse (8) miracle of engineering
Daphne and Roz leave to Daphne's room. Niles decided to talk Frasier out of going to the reunion.
Niles: Frasier, are you actually so desperate that you're trying to impress those people Roz pretend to be some sort of trophy girlfriend?
Frasier: Trophy duchess. Niles, it's the only way to beat the curse.
Niles: You can beat the curse going.
Frasier: I tried that Niles, you see where me. The curse found a way to humiliate me anyway. I've got to get down there.
Niles: Why? To win the of some virtual strangers?
Frasier: I know it sounds foolish, Niles...
Niles: No, it's not foolish. It's human. I think it's all about the feelings of inferiority you've with you since high school. That's the real curse. Only, you're not the Price Crier anymore, you're a successful man. You have an opportunity for real growth here. Not by trying to impress these people but by realizing that they anymore.
Roz and Daphne enter. Roz looks better but not great.
Frasier: Oh, Roz, you look beautiful. But we're not going. It's got something my personal growth. You see, I don't these people anymore and you know, I want them to know it.
Roz: Frasier, I hired a babysitter twice, I did my make up twice, I a miracle of engineering by taping myself into this dress twice, only to be twice.
Frasier: Roz, technically you only did your hair once.
Roz: Shut up. You know some day, you're gonna need another from me buddy and when that day comes, I hope you know what you can do with it.
Frasier: I have a pretty good idea.
Roz: Well, do it twice. (Roz storms out the apartment.)
Frasier: Well, that was something.
Niles: Please, you call that a ? Maris used to do that once a week. The poor thing needed help slamming the door.