Dexter Go Your Own Way S03E10 (Showtime)

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Dexter stars Michael C. Hall, most known for his role as David in the HBO drama Six Feet Under. Michael C Hall plays Dexter Morgan, a blood spatter specialist working in Miami for the police.

It’s the 3rd season of Dexter. Lila is dead. Dexter is back at work. His life with Rita is going well. Dex does something stupid when he moves in to kill Freebo. He kills someone else. He wasn’t prepared to find out who it was he killed. At least no one is on Dex’s case.

Dex is able to move on, to get by his father’s death while Deb is still stuck. I thought that this was a great way to start the third season of Dexter. I recommend this show, it was filled with interesting bits.

Warning: Spoilers ahead and strong language.

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Without even knowing, Dex pushes Miguel beyond the brink thanks to Rita. Rita thinks that Miguel is having an affair and she wants to know more about his habits. He sort of implies that he is having an affair and Rita tells Syl, who confronts Miguel with LaGuerta. Dex tries to tell Miguel that after the wedding, they will go separate ways, but Miguel is having none of this. Miguel tries to screw with Dex by telling him that there will be an ethics probe into his sister Deb. Dex doesn’t take this well. He knows that Miguel took a trophy from Ellen, so he finds it easily enough at his place. He leaves a tag for a dry cleaner’s place, the place where Dex had the shirt cleaned. This was the shirt that Miguel said had Freebo’s blood on it, but Dex discovered that this was just bovine blood. He wanted to make sure that Miguel knew. Syl has kicked Miguel out and Miguel has reached out to someone to go after Dex.

I thought that this was a great episode. It leads into the season finale quite well. It’s funny how Miguel is turning out like a most capable serial killer ever. He’s in a position of power and he can manipulate events to his needs. His arrogance will be the death of him though.

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Miguel has been playing Dexter the whole time. He was used by him and Dexter is enraged. He’s out with Syl and Miguel as well as Rita. Miguel has got a present for them. Miguel has the wedding catered by a prominent chef. Rita is extremely happy.

Dexter needs to get Miguel under his thumb and keep him there. He can’t kill him and cut him out of his life. Without even knowing, Dexter implies that Miguel is having an affair. Rita doesn’t know what to say to Syl. Deb was watching Aster. Anton is there. Dex asks Deb if she’s going to be a plus one to the wedding.

Cock suck, motherfuck, Anton we have to get up!
Deb’s colourful language

She sends him home. Anton thinks that there is more going on. Dex needs leverage. Ellen’s murder is the hot case. Toby Edwards is the suspect. He called Ellen three times. He called her from outside her home. Maria has found a witness. One of her wedding rings is missing.

Dexter goes to see Miguel. He invades his space and tells him about the witness. Dex tells Miguel that after the wedding they will go their separate ways.

Gianna is in the hospital. Angel comes running. She got beat up on a stakeout. An asshole followed her home and beat her up. He was tall, blonde and good looking. Baptista decides to look into this. He takes a key and goes to see Dex. He wants to run the blood.

The witness is the bartender that LaGuerta and Wolfe saw at the bar. He was on a booty call. Quinn tells LaGuerta that Toby has got an alibi for the whole night. Miguel isn’t giving up. He’s trying to get to LaGuerta and Dex knows about this.

Rita is trying on wedding dresses with Syl. Syl has got a great ass. Miguel is still acting strange. Syl is trying to work it out, but it’s hard. Anton comes to the station and Quinn apologizes for the way things went down. He says that it was his fault because he kept him off the books. Deb covered for Quinn. Anton punches Quinn. Deb arrives. Things go south with him. Anton is bleeding. Anton tells her that she needs to think about them as a couple seriously.

LaGuerta takes out her frustration on Dex. She doesn’t like running things without case file numbers. Miguel is getting LaGuerta drunk. They have only one lead. Toby saw an SUV with halogen lights at Ellen’s house. She’s vulnerable and he kisses her. Dex arrives and sees Miguel is there. Dex sees that something was going on. He’s got some leverage.

Dex comes home. Rita says that she told Syl about Miguel and LaGuerta. Syl has checked up on him. Syl walks up on them. She tells him to get out of her life. She leaves and Miguel goes after her.

The next day, Dex goes to his normal coffee shop. Miguel is waiting for him there. He says that the DA’s office is going out on an ethics probe on Deb. He says that he’ll keep an eye on Deb’s case while he keeps an eye on the Wolfe case. He’s trying to blackmail Dex. Dex thinks that he stepped over a line. Dex investigates at Miguel’s house. The only way he’ll back off is to get something on him that will get him down for murder. He’s trying to find Wolfe’s ring. Dex finds it in a cigar box. He leaves a message in the box and leaves the box half open.

Vince gets a visit from Tammy from Platinum enterprises. She was recommended by Quinn. She’s flirting with him.

Dex finds a match to Gianna’s key. He warns Angel of doing something terrible, something that he cannot come back from. Angel still wants the file.

Miguel comes home to get some stuff. Syl wants him out of there. Miguel sees that his cigar box has been opened and that the ring has gone missing. There is a coupon to a cleaning service. It’s to get the shirt that he gave Dexter.

Angel is waiting on the guy who beat up Gianna. He brings a baton. Angel didn’t beat the guy up. He just arrested him.

Dex has a talk with Deb about Anton. Miguel mentioned it to him while he was threatening him. Deb says that it’s over.

Miguel turns up at the station wanting to talk with Dex. Miguel continues to threaten Dex, but Dex has got the upper hand. Miguel is grasping at straws. Someone was watching them. King was watching them. He calls Miguel. Miguel says that if he wants Freebo, he needs to have a talk with Dexter about this. Meanwhile, Dex has decided that he needs to kill Miguel, no matter what the cost. Dex gets kidnapped.

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