Ron picks up his narration. When Denver does not arrive on schedule, Ron begins to panic, wondering if the temptation to run with the money was too great. However, Deborah is unworried and says they should simply pray. Soon after, Regan calls, announcing that Denver has arrived.
Again, Deborah proves herself to be the most faithful and most trusting character in the story. Though now that Ron’s character has improved, she is less of a foil, she still serves to highlight his own weaknesses and inability to fully trust.