Confusion and The Leftovers
can go hand in hand. In the previous episode, Kevin Garvey either had a psychotic break or a trip to limbo to detach himself from Patti. Dream logic is aplenty. But for those who remained patient -- or those left confused and kept watching anyway -- you are in for a treat. Because finally, finally
this show is delivering some answers in its penultimate episode of the season.
No, we'll never learn what caused the Departure (or why or how), but we do learn (or begin to learn) just how every storyline is connected in this episode. And to do that, we need to spend time with The Leftovers' most relentless character, Meg. Don't be fooled by Liv Tyler's airy, almost girlish portrayal of the woman -- she's easily the most terrifying, dangerous character on the show.