Kenya: "And you came back for me. She didn't. I've been giving you shtako all this time and you could have hit back with this and just shut me down. Why didn't you?"
Want. Amanda looks at her sister for the longest, longest time. Need. They're both so small, for a second. "Because you're my sister," she says, but that's not why. It's because she called grace on the phone and got St. Finnegan in response because she needed him. It's because she's St. Finnegan, and she doesn't even know it.
She was born to be the mother of Defiance. This whole stinking city of lost children.
While Nolan and Amanda bond over being taken hostage by a raider party, Irisa's PTSD gets the upper hand when she ropes Deputy Tommy into helping her go Hard Candy on the Castithan who may or may not have messed up her head.
JACOB CLIFTON is a freelance writer and critic based in Austin, Texas. He currently recaps The Good Wife, Bates Motel, and Defiance for TWoP. Jacob can be found online at jacobclifton.com, Twitter, and Facebook, as well as a regular column for Tor.com, Geek Love.