At Need Want, Alak is celebrating his bachelor party. Alak is sparring with another Castithan and trading taunts. Alak finally takes his opponent down and goes after the next one, while Tirra poses as Christie stands in a cage and begs Alak to defeat all comers. When he triumphs, he unlocks the cage and Tirra comes out. She offers herself but Alak says that his real bride would have a problem with it. When the other Castithan teenagers taunt him for mating with a human, Alak finally attacks one of them and knocks him down. As they fight, they knock a hole in the wall and see a dead man's hand inside. Ripping open the wall, they find the corpse inside...Read the full recap
Tommy: You're gonna be my date.
Irisa: I don't date.
Tommy: Why not?
Irisa: I'm from the Badlands.
Tommy: You see, when I first came to Defiance, I was nothing but a card hustler. Couldn't read or write, never thought I'd amount to anything. Now I'm wearing a badge. People change.
Irisa: You're an idiot.
Tommy: (smiling) So are you.
Datak: You humans believe you're so superior. The truth is you're primitives. Your minds are dull, your hands are clumsy. The scent of your pink skin sickens me.
Rafe: Does this skin look pink to you?
Datak: You all look the same.
Stahma: Alak is of this new world. He doesn't see the humans the way we do. He sees beauty in them. Kindness.
Datak: Then he's lost the sense of smell. Maybe you have too.
Yewll: You know, I've changed too. I've become a healer instead of a destroyer. And that's why I'm so sorry for what I have to do. But it's for the greater good.