Critic Consensus: Quietly disturbing, "Seeds" shines light on the systemic pecking order of The Handmaid's Tale's world while providing a bit of sweet karma.
Critic reviews for Seeds
Since the beginning of The Handmaid's Tale, our perspective on the show's onslaught of horrifying, outrageous events has been filtered through June's eyes.
It's nice to see The Handmaid's Tale back to form after some uneven episodes and doing what it does best, which is beautifully conveying defiance in the face of overwhelming odds.
Boyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy, it's a tough watch. (The full extent of my feelings on this could only be conveyed by several hundred more Y's in "boy.")
Let's take a second to celebrate one of this great-but-bleak show's tiny wins: June's fighting spirit has returned.
[It is] a sweet reminder that even the woman who created the hell of Gilead got herself swept up in something she cannot control.
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