When a recent attendee at a popular motivational speaker's conference in Seattle is murdered, the BAU looks at the speaker as the main suspect, but they have to refocus their investigation when the speaker himself goes missing. Also, Garcia is puzzled when Morgan declines to attend a dinner honoring an old family friend.
Episode number: 8x9 Airdate: Wednesday November 28th, 2012
The episode begins with a show of the motivational speaker, Barry Flynn. In the middle of his speech, he points out to Cynthia and Richard, who are sitting in the audience and tell them to pursue their dreams. After the show, Cynthia meets Barry backstage and tells him that she is glad that he took her name. He tells him that he needs to hurry. He looks worried. Cynthia leaves and his assistant tells him that the fans are waiting for his autograph. But he tells her that he needs some alone time. We see someone wearing yellow overalls is following Cynthia. Cynthia arrives home and she pours herself some wine. ..