Adele is the grandmother of David Silver and mother to Mel Silver, who lives in Palm Springs with her husband, Henry Silver. During his Freshman Year, David and his friends visit the couple and while all of David's friends enjoy the Silvers, David is embarrassed that they are hanging around. Henry and Adele had their feelings hurt when David told them, but they forgave him. 6 years later, Henry dies and leaves David a large amount of money. Adele tries to advise David on how to handle the money.