Final week’s episode of Outlander noticed Richard Brown (Chris Larkin) turning up on the doorstep of Jamie (Sam Heughan) and Claire’s (Caitriona Balfe) home and demanding to take Claire into custody.
The explanation for that is that Claire is suspected of murdering Malva Christie (Jessica Reynolds). Nonetheless, viewers aren’t satisfied that is the case.
Regardless, Richard’s group, the Committee of Security, remains to be there when Outlander returns for the Season 6 finale.
A siege on the Ridge
Episode 8, titled I Am Not Alone, opens with Richard demanding Claire’s arrest, however Jamie could have none of that. In any case, he suspects the person is barely there to kill Claire in retaliation for the loss of life of Richard’s brother, Lionel (Ned Dennehy).
A shootout ensues as Lizzie (Caitlin O’Ryan) and Mrs. Bug (Sarah Collier) rush off for assist.
Finally, although, Richard attracts a white handkerchief and tries to speak issues by way of, insisting that he’s solely taking Claire to Salisbury, the place her case will probably be heard.
Jamie could have none of that bulls**t, and the pair bunker down for the lengthy haul.
Jamie and Claire marvel if the home will burn
Whereas the pair wait inside their dwelling, Jamie mentions that Richard would possibly ultimately attempt to burn them out. And, for those who’re something like me, this despatched an instantaneous chill down my backbone.
In any case, that obituary floating round says Jamie and Claire die of their dwelling after it was burned down.
They talk about the likelihood, however the dates are wildly out.
The fisherfolk arrive
Finally, the fisherfolk arrive, and issues look set to maneuver as soon as extra. Hiram Crombie (Antony Byrne) speaks on their behalf, and Jamie is relieved on the man’s arrival as he thinks it can reduce the prospect of them being burned alive.
Nonetheless, with the chants to the impact of, “Witch, witch, you’re a witch,” I disagree.
Nonetheless, some good comes out of it, and there’s speak of Jamie accompanying Claire to Salisbury.
Then, a bunch of Ardsmuir males additionally flip up, and Tom Christie (Mark Lewis Jones), surprisingly, means that Claire wants a simply trial and agrees to journey with them as a result of he doesn’t belief Richard both.
Tom, who seems like absolute s**t, makes Richard wait till the morning earlier than they embark on the world’s worst highway journey.
In true Outlander model, the pair determine some old style shagging would possibly assist them relaxation higher on their final evening within the huge home.
Claire and Jamie go on the worst highway journey
The sluggish trek to Salisbury commences within the morning. Nonetheless, they must make a for much longer journey to Wilmington because of the political unrest.
This can blow out the journey by some 200 miles, so Richard’s males are beginning to get tremendous p***ed. As Jamie factors out to Claire, they had been doubtless anticipating a dangling and a few looting again on the Ridge, not all this rigmarole.
Additionally, Jamie notices that Tom is maintaining a very shut eye on Claire, and that needs to be one thing, proper? Sadly, viewers should wait till Season 7 to be taught extra about that.
Younger Ian is watching
Whereas stopping for a bathroom break, Younger Ian (John Bell) interrupts Jamie, and so they have a discreet dialog whereas nobody is trying as to what to do subsequent.
In true Younger Ian model, he desires to assault straight away since he clearly has a military with him. Nonetheless, Jamie is extra measured and tells him to carry off some time and keep shut by.
Jamie and Claire are separated
Simply when it appeared like Jamie and Claire would possibly make it to Wilmington in a single piece, the pair are separated. Jamie is knocked out and hauled away, and a screaming Claire is compelled to proceed her journey to Wilmington, not understanding if Jamie is alive or lifeless.
Tom assures her that Jamie is simply high-quality however who even is aware of? How can he even inform since he’s decided to stick with Claire at any value, which is fairly unusual contemplating Claire is supposedly the one who killed his daughter…
Lastly, they arrive at their vacation spot, and although the city seems a bit banged up with all the continued upset relating to the English, Claire is put right into a cell.
Jamie seems set to return to Scotland
For these questioning what occurred to Jamie, you’ll be able to breathe a sigh of reduction as Episode 8 reveals his destiny.
He wakes up tied to a pole and is advised that he’s about to get on a ship certain for Scotland, by no means to see Claire once more.
Fortunately, Younger Ian chooses this precise time to assault together with his Indian buddies, and so they shortly dispatch the group and rescue Jamie.
Ian additionally is aware of the place Claire is, and so they all head off to rescue her.
Nonetheless, what occurs subsequent stays to be seen, and followers have an extended wait till the Season 7 premiere of Outlander, as filming of the new season has solely simply begun.
Alternatively, this previous Monsters and Critics article will give viewers an perception into what occurs within the ebook sequence relating to Claire’s arrest. And Malva’s killer? Well, there’s an article for that too.
As for what else occurred on this episode? Oh, only a wee affirmation that little Jemmy (Andrew and Matthew Adair) is actually Roger’s (Richard Rankin) son.
This comes by means of a wierd — and hereditary — mark referred to as a nevus found on Jemmy’s head after they reduce off his hair because of a lice infestation. Roger celebrates by having his flowing locks reduce off as properly.
In fact, all of them are so completely satisfied as they journey to Edenton, and everyone knows that is going to crap as soon as they get information of what has occurred to Brianna’s (Sophie Skelton) mother and father when Outlander returns.
Outlander has been renewed for Season 7, however, as but, no premiere date has been launched by Starz.