Two characters are comparing notes from their lives, comforted in
I left my family to give my life up completely to God and serve the poorest of the poor. I didn’t experience the drama of different personalities and difficult interpersonal relationships but I saw from those in whose families my sisters and I went out to help.
Maybe you had the better way! (smiling and laughing)
(The princess pauses for a moment, thinking) There’s something to be said for that.
I felt I was sacrificed to go under the knife to produce two children.
I was sacrificed to produce an heir and a spare.
Labor was hard. I had to have a C-section.
I almost had one. My first delivery was induced. Labor was hard for me, too. Of course, no one discussed that possibility of a C-section with me beforehand. They
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