Happily reunited in their single-bed bedroom, Ned is enraptured with happiness to be back with Chuck. "The pie maker had never felt closer to another person as he did at that moment," says Jim Dale. "Causing one crime of passion that came in the form of a confession." Oh, but it does: as Chuck prepares to drift peacefully to sleep, Ned can't help finally telling her, "Chuck, I killed your dad." And, as the camera zooms away with the speed of an exploding death star, Chuck's face goes totally, utterly blank.