“I personally don’t think he can beat me physically, much less mentally. So I’m still playing my game the way I’ve been playing it.”
“It’s just frustrating to play a game with people that are so stupid.”
Back when the original La Flor and Espada tribes shuffled members, I wrote that the contrivance only moved up the season’s defining battle between Marty and Brenda, which I figured had to take place before the merge.
Well, I was wrong on multiple fronts.*
*Yeah, I’m used to it by now.
Brenda and Marty had their moments—such as the back-and-forth about Jane at Tribal a few episodes back—but it never boiled down to a me-against-you tête-à-tête the way it had between Boston Rob and Russell, the way I hoped it would here. In its place, though, we got as personal a feud as I can remember on Survivor, between the technological executive Marty and the down-home dog trainer Jane (bless her soul).