Highlights from the Ninth Episode of Season 4 of The Good Wife

Alicia’s mother arrives for Thanksgiving seeking moral and legal support from Alicia and her brother Owen.

Cristian Speaks with Jackie

1. Cristian Speaks with Jackie

Jackie (Mary Beth Peil, right) speaks with her caretaker, Cristian (Yul Vazquez, left). Photo: David M. Russell/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Alicia and Zach

2. Alicia and Zach

Alicia (Julianna Margulies, left) and Zach (Graham Phillips, right) are in for a long evening when both her and Peter’s mothers are in attendance. Photo: David M. Russell/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Peter Speaks with Cristian

3. Peter Speaks with Cristian

Peter (Chris Noth, right) speaks with his mother’s caretaker, Cristian (Yul Vazquez, left). Photo: David M. Russell/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Peter Speaks with Alicia's Mother

4. Peter Speaks with Alicia's Mother

Peter (Chris Noth, right) talks with Alicia's mother, Veronica (Stockard Channing, left). Photo: David M. Russell/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Alicia and Her Mother

5. Alicia and Her Mother

Alicia’s (Julianna Margulies, left) mother, Veronica (Stockard Channing, right) shows up requesting moral--and legal--support. Photo: David M. Russell/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Veronica

6. Veronica

Alicia’s mother, Veronica (Stockard Channing) shows up requesting moral--and legal--support. Photo: David M. Russell/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Jackie and Veronica

7. Jackie and Veronica

Jackie (Mary Beth Peil, left) has a tense conversation with Alicia’s mother, Veronica (Stockard Channing, right). Photo: David M. Russell/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.