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Episode 2, turns out, is a surprise on a number of levels.
This show, miraculously, is pulling itself away from the more murdery, subjective elements-though obviously, they still exist-and becoming this whole Upstairs/Downstairs dance that I really, really love to watch.
Having the added benefit of Helen's and Cole's viewpoints adds greatly to the story, and throws a serious wrench into Noah's guilt. There is so much more to this story, and we've only just begun to peel away the layers.
Showrunner Sarah Treem places his memories side-by-side against Alison's, which brings up a lot of interesting questions about what we've seen of him thus far.
It quickly becomes clear that episodes one and two are four perspectives of the very same day, which is sort of fun.
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