Lex has summoned Milash, an antiquities expert to examine the cryptograph he fond in the safety deposit box in Zurich. Milash is intrigued but says he needs to take it to his shop in Metropolis to do a more thorough investigation. Lex reluctantly agrees, sending two of his people with Milash. Once they're gone, the mysterious attacker from Zurich attacks Lex and manages to knock him out. He then rips open Lex's shirt and slashes his chest. He's interrupted when the security guards arrive, forcing him to flee. They get Lex to the Smallville Medical Center, where he recognizes the symbols and figures the attacker is trying to find the cryptograph...Read the full recap
Kristin Kreuk, John Glover, Erica Durance, and Laura Vandervoort do not appear in this episode.
Clark: That's the last thing I need. Someone going around killing people in my name.
Chloe: That's probably how God felt about the Crusades.
Lex: My father's obsession made me an orphan, long before he died.
Chloe: (to Clark) Whether you like being on this pedestal or not, you were put in this position. And some day, you're going to have to play God.