Dean makes a deal with a crossroad demon to bring Sam back to life, but hides the terrible truth from his brother. Meanwhile, Azazel unleashes his master plan to use Jake Talley to open the Gates of Hell and summon a demon army to Earth.
Recaps1x22: All Hell Breaks Loose, Part 2 recap
: Dean takes Sam's body to a shack near the ghost town of Goldcreek and apologizes for failing to protect him. Bobby comes in and says that they have to bury Sam and kill Azazel, but Dean insists that there's no point now that his brother is dead and tells Bobby to get out. After a moment, Bobby leaves... read more.1x21: All Hell Breaks Loose, Part 1 recap
: Sam and Dean over to eat and so Sam can check demon sightings on the Internet. All traces of Azazel stopped a month ago. As Dean sits outside on the hood, Sam discovers that he's fading away and calls to his brother. The impala shakes and when Dean looks inside, he discovers that Sam is gone... read more.1x20: What Is and What Should Never Be recap
: Dean, laying in a mass of tendrils, hears Sam calls to him….. read more.1x19: Loser recap
: The Past
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: Dean and Sam go to Bobby's junkyard and he wonders why they're just sitting around killing time. Sam explains that it's been a month--the day John died--since they've identified any demon signs. Dean walks out and Sam admits that his older brother has been depressed. Sam goes after his brother, who is working on the Impala, and Dean soon complains that he's hovering over him. Dean insists that he's fine but Sam says that it's not healthy for Dean to keep in his grief. Sam figures that the Yellow-Eyed Demon is involved since the Colt disappeared at the same time, and tries to get Dean to open up. Dean refuses and tells Sam to go find the Demon, and Sam finally gives up and goes back inside... read more.