The scene opens on Day 1 and Nicholas is in front of the camera. He tells the camera that he did it to make those accountable of the incident to be held accountable in one way or the other. Meanwhile, Saul comes in to Carrie’s home and asks Maggie if there is any change. She says that there isn’t. She asks what being on “administrative leave” means. Saul tells Maggie will never be aloud to step into Langley again. Saul goes into the bedroom to find Carrie sitting in a chair. He says hello and Carrie calls him by his last name. He reminisces with her and Carrie says that she wants to hear a story about a man named Abu Nazir who took a break from being a terrorist. Saul says that she knows that they can’t talk about that. She says that she knows. She asks why Nicholas turned her in like that. He says that he can think of hundreds of reasons why and says that he is running for Congress and can’t afford any scandal. Saul realizes that Carrie loves Nicholas. ..Read the full recap
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Nomination and Awards: Damian Lewis won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for this submitted episode at the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards.
Brody: My name is Nicholas Brody and I'm a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps. I have a wife, and two kids, who I love. By the time you watch this, you'll have read a lot of things about me, about what I've done, and so I wanted to explain myself, so that you'll know the truth.
Estes: The world changed, Saul, right under your nose.
Saul: Listen to me. This man has poisoned your thoughts, it has cost you almost everything. Forget him
Carrie: I can't, Saul. I just can't.
Saul: My god. You're in love with him.
Carrie: Virgil, am I crazy?
Virgil: Look, you know you are.