Elaine thinks of the ways she and the princess are the same and the ways they are different. Both had dramatic childhood experiences, Elaine lost her father when she was fifteen and Diana had her parents' divorce. Both had eating disorders, Elaine had a mother who she could never please with her weight and Princess Diana had her eating disorder. Elaine had a love affair in with a sergeant in South Dakota and Diana had an affair with the Captain.
Elaine remembers how she met Jesus on a long drive from Texas to Arizona when she was nineteen and she thinks about Princess Diana and the mother Teresa. Elaine remembers her trips to the Middle East and how if effected her life. Elaine thinks about the Princess and her work with children. Elaine thinks about her year tutoring children in Five Points in Denver, and her years working in the special needs kids in Dallas.