This episode will center on Richard Alpert, which should provide plenty of backstory on the Island.  One character in the episode will be Captain Bird, an honorable ship captain.

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Read All Lost Season 5 Recaps:
Episode 5.1 “Because You Left”
Episode 5.2 “The Lie”
Episode 5.3 “Jughead”
Episode 5.4 “The Little Prince”
Episode 5.5 “This Place Is Death”
Episode 5.6 “316”
Episode 5.7 “The Life and Death Jeremy Bentham”
Episode 5.8 “Lafleur”
Episode 5.9 “Nameste”
Episode 5.10 “He’s Our You”
Episode 5.11 “Whatever Happened, Happened”
Episode 5.12 “Dead is Dead”
Episode 5.13 “Some Like It Hoth”