Just Peachy's Clippings
A dejected Sook Jai didn't care if they won the next immunity. Erin -- in possibly her first speaking words of the season -- announced that they were ready to get rid of some people. "Get rid of some people," they did, though not in the way Erin had in mind.
So Jed hustled during the temple-building immunity challenge, while the rest of his tribe pretended to care, leading to Sook Jai's first immunity challenge loss. The tribe headed to their first Tribal Council, and post-boot Jed explains in a new confessional that his heart was beating very quickly as he prayed that it wasn't happening and was instead just a bad nightmare. No, Jed. You actually did wear that silly cowboy hat. He tells us that even as he received his fourth vote, he was still thinking there was no way five people would have voted for him. I never noticed what a whiny voice he had before; he might actually be crying here. In any case, as he was voted out Jed wondered if there was anything more he could have done. Maybe not antagonizing the entire tribe by refusing to help build the shelter for starters? Jed doesn't remember when Peachy snuffed out his torch because, he says, "I was numb." Except it totally sounds like he says, "I was dumb," which also applies.
On Day 12, Brian made some sexist, unfunny comments about the Chuay Gahn women doing his laundry. And why, having since encountered Brian's wife, do I think it's wishful thinking on his part that anyone in Brian's home does laundry except for Brian? C.C. -- along with the white baby grand piano -- is purely decorative.
Peachy snits in voiceover that Chuay Gahn couldn't pull it together for another "mental challenge," thus sentencing themselves to their third Tribal Council, where Helen joined the tribe's men in voting off Grindia. In her post-boot confessional, Grindia tells us that she would have lasted longer if she's accepted Ted's apology for his "indiscretion," even though she "despised" him. She explains, "I was just gonna be Ghandia no matter what," and then rambles about herself in the third person for a while before concluding, "And I'm not going to change the essence of Ghandia. Because Ghandia herself -- she's an awesome beautiful person."