Sorry to break it to (or should I say, remind) the Justified team, but after last weeks episode around Rachel, this weeks "Cottonmouth" refocused on Raylan and Boyd got back to the shows heart and soul. It felt closer to Elmore Leonards voice, in plot, tone and language, with Timothy Olyphant (Raylan) at his fiercest and Walton Goggins (Boyd) at his simmering best.Raylans back on the McCready case, trying to locate where Lorettas dad went, or if hes in fact dead, although his checks are being cashed. Dewey, who has summoned Raylan to the penitentiary to see if he cant bargain some information for a reduced sentence, is abruptly dragged into the quarantine room, being told hed be tested for TB; however, its only so Raylan could talk to him alone. Cut to a lovely, ominous shot of the back of Raylans hatted head as he checks his Blackberry. Theres something about Dewey that brings out the bully in Raylan, who repeatedly slaps Deweys hands down, and he threateningly removes his hat, which often precedes some act of violence.
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