Rachel arrives at a private terminal for Araminta's bachelorette party. All the women look professionally done up and Rachel listens to conversations about shopping, real estate, and money money money.
When Araminta arrives all done up, she hugs Rachel, intros her to the group as Nick's guest, and all eyes are on Rachel.
The destination is Araminta's mum's private island resort in east Indonesia. Good luck finding that on a map!
On the Lee family private jet, once a part of a Moscow oligarch's collection, Rachel walks in on girls talking about her, but fails to notice.
Oblivious, party of one!
The girls are all about the opulence and encounters with attractive men.
Rachel excuses herself and buckles into a chair next to a woman named Parker. When Parker discovers Rachel is not of the Taipei Plastics Chus, she excuses herself to go tell the rest of the group.
Nadine's daughter Francesca is there and says she knows enough about Rachel to "sink a ship" (2.8.35).
When the plane lands, the group catamarans to a new island, greeted by men with mojitos.
Welcome to Samsara, "the paradise dreamed up by Araminta's hotelier mother, Annabel Lee" (yes, we love the Poe reference, too!).
A shopping spree has been arranged where each girl can pick five new outfits, on the house, but they only have 20 minutes to do it.
The girls go bonkers, squealing and fighting over outfits. We see the caliber of character as Francesca complains about "no-name designers" (2.8.44).
Araminta reveals to Rachel that Francesca once was a nobody before her grandfather had a stroke and the rest of the family got control of the money.
Because Araminta encourages it, Rachel picks out a few simple items.
In the dressing room, Rachel overhears girls gossiping about her poor taste.
As she runs out of the dressing room, she bumps into Araminta again and they discuss Astrid's outfit at Ah Ma's the night before.
The items Rachel was going to get disappear.
When she gets to her personal villa, she wonders what Nick's experience is like at that moment.