While looking through magazine for ideas about decorating, Liz asks Irene about what it was like when Irene and Henry were first married. Matt pleads his case with Henry , why buying a house is important. Henry tells Matt and Liz that he wants to buy the home for them. Matt rejects Henry's offer. Irene is infuriated with Henry's offer. Henry asks Irene to stop interfering with Matt and Liz. Irene thinks that Henry approves of the marriage because of all the years he was an absentee father to Liz.