As the Haitian army continues their seizure of the American embassy there, Bartlet and the staff prepare for the announcement that Bartlet has M.S. and the President must decide whether or he will seek re-election. As the funeral for Mrs. Landingham takes place and the announcement draws nearer, Bartlet thinks back to his past in search of the answer to the question everyone is asking: Will he seek re-election?
Did You Know?
In the flashbacks a young Jed Bartlett is seen as a student at a school where a younger version of Mrs. Landingham is seen as an adult working for Bartlett's father. In reality Martin Sheen
who plays president Bartlett and Kathryn Joosten who play Mrs. Landingham, the president's secretary, were only born a year apart. Kathryn Joosten
was born in 1939 and Martin Sheen
was born in 1940. See more
In the episode, "Two Cathedrals", the credit for the character Dolores Landingham is misspelled "Mrs. Landinham". See more
You don't know how to use the intercom.
President Josiah Bartlet
It's not that I don't know how to use it. It's just that I haven't learned yet.
West Wing Main Title
Written by W.G. Snuffy Walden
Performed by Pete Anthony See more