While Mike commenced making plans for the alcove and shrine, Cap moved back to his own house and made repairs.
Both Dr. Brackett and Cap consented to assisting Mike with the alcove.
Marco found a new girlfriend, Maria Sanchez, through one of his catering ventures.
Jockey Ann Tallman chose to retire rather than try to compete on some of the smaller circuits, where facilities
for women were not always available. After passing her trainer's test, she filled Betsy's vacant position with
the Bragen-David stable.
Damon Sparkill returned to full-time reporting. His editor was relieved to have him back.
The Papenfuses chose to divorce. Mr. Papenfus took a training position with Sturgeon Farm, and became
the coach for the Future Jockettes. Mrs. Papenfus said her reputation was ruined, and moved out-of-state, after retaking
her maiden name.