The final installment of the tsunami story held up to the higher typical of final episode, although it had a significantly diverse vibe.
The chaos and rush of final week is now replaced by methodically organized search and rescue efforts, and the entire core cast – except for Buck - is now on duty and actively participating in these efforts.
We uncover the 118 crew nevertheless rescuing the men and women stuck on the ferris wheel, which includes a smaller flashback to clarify the story of a broken-up couple, that, having said that sweet it was, was a small unnecessary in my opinion. We also meet Lena Bosko, one particular of the paramedics who have been on the pier.
This is exactly where the most memorable portion of this episode begins to take shape: all storylines finish up becoming tied to every single other, although we only recognize it at the finish.
As soon as at the field hospital, Eddie stays behind to assist with Lena who’s nevertheless hunting for her captain.
The remainder of the crew goes on the subsequent get in touch with, to a creating exactly where a substantial group of men and women fell victim to carbon monoxide poisoning, only to have to rush to get them out when Hen realizes that a substantial gaz leak may lead to an explosion. When driving these victims to the field hospital, they come across a substantial group of survivors, led by a lady carrying a youngster (the similar lady who crossed paths with Athena earlier).
Athena ends up on patrol, operating immediately after looters only to stumble on the fire captain that was on get in touch with at the pier when the tsunami hit. The quite similar captain that Lena searches for by means of most of the episode. Only dilemma is that his arm is stuck beneath a vehicle, forcing Athena to reduce it off with sheers, anything that may be stretching reality a bit… I cannot consider sheers created to reduce by means of smaller branches becoming sharp adequate to reduce someone’s arm off.
The smaller sized, and nevertheless extra heartbreaking portion of this episode, was Buck’s desperate search for Christopher (with whom he got separated at the finish of the prior episode). We see him develop extra and extra desperate as he stumbles by means of the rubble, and finish his journey at the field hospital, clearly at the finish of what ever adrenaline higher had kept him moving, only to face the quite probably possibility that Christopher may be dead. This is the moment when he decides to seek assist from his sister, but begins panicking when he realizes that Eddie is there as well.
But all ends up operating out, as Bobby and his crew arrive with the trucks, and it is revealed that the youngster carried by te lady I talked about earlier was certainly Christopher who is lastly reunited with his father. But this is not the only delighted reunion, as Athena arrives only moments earlier, lastly providing some peace of thoughts to Lena when she sees her Captain nevertheless alive.
Fortunately, Eddie does not hold that small mishap against Buck, and drops Christopher at his apartment at the finish of the episode, even joking about the events that just transpired.
“Eddie – There is no one particular in this planet that i trust extra with my son extra than you (…) Perhaps attempt to go to the zoo this time? One thing in land…”
I also really feel the want to mention Oliver Stark’s (Buck) stellar functionality, he genuinely managed to make us really feel as lost and desperate as Buck which brought a a lot of realism to these two impressive episodes.
What about you? What did you believe of this episode? Leave your thoughts in the comments bellow and I will see you subsequent week!