As usual, I’m over at The Mary Sue recapping last night’s episode of The Walking Dead, so I hope you all will hang out with me over there!
If you aren’t caught up on The Walking Dead, be warned, there are spoilers ahead!
I was so ready for this episode. After last week’s episodefocused solely on Abraham’s DC-bound group–which was a special type of frustrating considering considering the episode from the week before last, “Slabtown,” ended with Carol being wheeled, unconscious, into Beth’s hospital–I was chomping at the bit for this Carol and Daryl-focused episode. Unfortunately, despite what all of the previews made us believe, this episode really didn’t advance the plot at all.
Despite the lack of plot advancement, we did get a closer look into the amazing Carol. Much like “Self Help” last week, this week’s episode offered several flashbacks peppered through the episode to help us fill in some blanks of Carol’s story after Rick kicked her out of the prison…