Coop contemplates the healing process:
"Diane, Ouch! The process of healing depends as much on clear, focused
thought as a good, stiff anti-biotic. ouch! In the highest regions
of the Himalayas, generations of Tibetan people have healed themselves
through the power of the mind and the rigor of certain physical
exercises. Ouch! I think Iím on the verge of a breakthrough. Ouch!"