Soon after Ariel dreams of a woman who sets herself on fire, the mother of one of her classmates is killed in a house fire that the police believe was arson. Manuel Devalos asks Allison to assist him when the police question the woman's husband, Graham Stacey. Det. Lee Scanlon is the investigating officer. Private investigator Cynthia Keener asks Allison to look over some old cases. She has a dream about a young prostitute who is picked up by a dentist and who has now been missing for 9 months. Joe's mother agrees to lend them some money to help them out and she also comes for a visit. The ghost of Joe's father also stops in. Det. Scanlon is on the outs with his fellow police officers when he shows up for work when everyone else has the blue flu.
Did You Know?
Kathy Baker plays Joe's mother despite only being 13 years older than Jake Weber, who plays Joe, in real life. See more
References Sanford and Son