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|Season 1, Episode 8|
|Air date||Feb 24, 2014|
|Written by|| Aaron Ginsburg|
|Directed by||David Von Ancken|
|Guest Stars|| Tomas Arana As DNI Adam Weatherly|
Lance Reddick As DCI Jeffrey Tetazoo
|“||First rule of delta, everybody goes home.||”|
This article contains spoilers from the episode. Read at your own risk.
The episode opens in La Paz, Bolivia. One of the Bolivian opposition leaders is assassinated in a brothel. The assassin escapes while the guards of the man he assassinated look for him.DCI Jeffrey Tetazoo and DNI Adam Weatherly inform Lillian about the assassination of three Bolivian opposition leaders. They think the current Bolivian president Corozon is killing off his competition. They want to protect Javier Leon another presidential candidate from the assassin because if he was elected Bolivia's ties with USA will be stronger. They say that the undersecretary will be meeting Javier in two days and they want set up the meet and keep Javier safe. Tetazoo says he has an asset in Bolivia and he'll help to set up the meet.
Riley and Gabriel are shooting off ammo in the firing range. Gabriel compliments Riley's shooting skill by saying it was not bad. Which makes Riley a little mad. Then Gabriel fires off his gun showing her how it's done. All but one bullet hits the middle of the target. Chris comes in to the firing range carrying a gun case interrupting the two of them. Riley tells him that she hasn't seen him down in the firing range in a long time. Gabriel wants to see what he's got. Instead of shooting the paper targets Chris shoots off the clips that are holding the paper targets and does the same with the paper target next to it. Riley is impressed. Lillian texts Riley asking them to come in.
John Norris and he's Delta Force Tier one. When Riley asks whether the chip telling him that he says it doesn't have to since Norris is his best friend.
While on their way to Bolivia Riley asks how can a soldier turn into a hired mercenary. He says war is addictive. Riley asks whether there was any warning signs or morally questionable behavior. Gabriel answers by saying it's called war.
Riley tells Gabriel they are landing interrupting his thoughts. They check out information about Dale Cogen, the CIA operative they are supposed to be meeting before landing.
Marcela Leon is staying. Gabriel and Chris go inside the building while Riley stays outside. They introduce themselves. Javier says they won't be alive if it weren't for Nestor brother of his wife. He introduce him and Gabriel checks information about him. Chris tells them he will be taking them to a safe house until the meeting with the undersecretary. When Javier asks where he doesn't reveal the location saying he doesn't trust his bodyguards. Javier asks what Gabriel will be doing meanwhile. He says he is going to find the man who is trying to kill him.
Gabriel calls Lillian and Tetazoo and informs them that Javier is on his way to the safe house with Chris. He tells he and Riley are on the location where they are supposed to meet Dale Cogen. He sarcastically comments about the location they are meeting. Tetazoo isn't happy with the way Gabriel is behaving and Lillian says he'll get used to it...sort of.
Chris shows Javier, Marcela and Nestor the outdated technology of the safe house they are staying.Gabriel tries to find information on Cogen's burned laptop. But it is far too damaged. Riley wonders why Norris came back after he got what he wants. Gabriel realizes Norris already got what he wanted, location of the safe house. He warns Chris but he says Norris is already there.
Sun has risen and Gabriel is chasing down Norris. The duo shoot at each other. Weatherly arrive at CyberCom and Lillian informs that they have satellite images of Gabriel and Norris shooting. She tells Gabriel they have satellite feed but Gabriel disconnects it telling it would be cheating. Weatherly isn't happy by Gabriel's behavior. Norris runs into a field and Gabriel aims his gun at him.
Gabriel has another flashback. Norris wakes up Gabriel telling the insurgents have found them. Norris is ready to kill the mother and the daughter but the mother says she'll tell the men Norris and Gabriel aren't there. She does so and the insurgents leave.
Riley introduces Undersecretary to Javier and Marcela. She sees Norris's reflection on the SUV's window and shoots him. Marcela tries to activate the bomb but Gabriel shoots her. He tells Riley that the lipstick is a bomb and she throws it away just in time and it explodes. With her last breath Marcela says to Javier that she would rather die
Back in the safehouse Norris asks whether they did something to him. He replies by saying that they did something for him.
- Cassidy father son duo is again absent in this episode.
|“||Not bad? I threaded the needle.||”|
–Riley, To Gabriel
|“||Morally questionable behavior? Yeah, it's called war.||”|
–Gabriel , To Riley
| Tetazoo: I don't appreciate the manner he is behaving.|
Lillian: You'll get used to it...sort of.
| Tetazoo: Without trust, you and I have nothing.|
Lillian: We've shared a lot of things, Jeff. Trust has never been one of them.
| Norris: I'd shake your hand, but, uh, you shot me.|
Riley: Yeah, well, I'd shake your hand, but I'd rather just shoot you again.
Norris: Nice meeting you, too.
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