'Devious Maids' episode 9 - 'Scrambling the Eggs': Sex, secrets and shame

In the first episode since the Lifetime telenovela was renewed, "Devious Maids" creator Marc Cherry reveals more secrets about the murdered maid who launched the story.It isn't yet obvious who killed Flora (Paula Garces), though a few minutes with her and one understands why she evokes homicidal thoughts. A flashback shows Michael (Brett Cullen) offering her hush money for sex she had with his client. Flora sneers at the amount.She demands more, telling Michael that she was raped. Michael's initially incredulous because she had been a prostitute.Flora explains that of course prostitutes can be raped, and adds that she is pregnant. She doesn't name the rapist or the father, but they were different men.This episode is all about getting priorities straight, as these four plot points prove.  1) The always-dependable Judy Reyes as Zoila, maid and consigliere to Susan Lucci's Genevieve, remains the voice of reason. She will tell you the truth, regardless of whether...



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