Full episode 804: The Retrievals Act Two Act Two Transcript Often bypassing logic, the women go to great lengths to construct elaborate stories to make sense of their inexplicable pain. And then, a letter arrives. (25 minutes) BySusan Burton Song:“Can’t Be Too Careful” by Jennah Bell More by Susan BurtonView all 804: The Retrievals June 30, 2023 Act One Susan Burton introduces some of the many women who went to a Yale fertility clinic for IVF treatment, and charts their experience from hopeful beginning to excruciatingly painful egg retrieval. 742: The Thing I'm Getting Over July 23, 2021 Act 1: Naked Lunch Susan Burton is a couple years into recovery from the eating disorder she’s had for decades. 732: Secrets Feb. 19, 2021 Act One: My Own Very Serious Comedy About Women and Food Susan Burton talks to women about why it’s so hard to talk about eating disorders.