The Pact

Season 8, Episode 2 -  Air Date: 10/10/2012
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In the season 8 premiere, we were introduced to new agent, Alex Blake (Jeanne Tripplehorn). This week, we learn a bit more about the BAU‘s newest member as the team tackles two seemingly unrelated murders committed in two different cities.Alex and her husbandDuring the investigation, Alex and Reid (Matthew Gray Gubler) talk about Alex‘s husband. We learn that he is overseas -- he works for Doctors without Borders -- and has a lot of stuff in a storage unit. Alex and her husband communicate via Skype and though it is difficult, they make the best of it. Alex says that whenever they do spend time together, it feels like they are dating and when they don‘t, Alex uses her alone-time to get things done. That sounds like a pretty healthy approach to a long-distance marriage and it makes me want to see one of those Skype sessions later on this season.
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