Ricardo Antonio Chavira (Carlos Solis), Shawn Pyfrom (Andrew Van De Kamp), Brenda Strong (Mary Alice Young), Charlie Carver (Porter Scavo), Max Carver (Preston Scavo), Joshua Logan Moore (Parker Scavo) and Kendall Applegate (Penny Scavo) do not appear in this episode.
This is the first episode in which Brenda Strong (Mary Alice Young) is not featured either on-screen or as the narrator.
Susan: Why don't we talk about Edie?
Lynette: And say what?
Susan: I don't know, but she is the reason we're on this trip. Uh, maybe we could share memories or tell stories.
Lynette: Hmm. Why don't you start with the time she tried to steal your comatose boyfriend? That was fun.
Susan: Okay, I was thinking of stories that put Edie in a positive light.
Gabrielle: And after that fives minutes is up, then what do we do?
Mrs. McCluskey: We still gotta figure out where we're going to spread the ashes. Now, it's gonna be some place that was meaningful to Edie.
Gabrielle: Well, Edie once told me she lost her virginity in a cow pasture. If we can find that exact field --
Susan: -- we'd find a lot of traumatized cows.