Hey everyone, Rick’s back!
I’ve mentioned Rick in a previous recap. In Season 1, he was one of the harnessed kids* who was rescued, along with Tom’s son Ben. Rick left the Second Massachusetts, preferring to rejoin the skitters.
*Quick update for newbies: The alien “skitters” capture children and put biomechanical harnesses on them. Ew, gross. The harnesses enslave the kids, and seem to eventually turn them into skitters.
I liked Rick. He had a smoldering intensity that was creepy and stood out among some too-soft characters last season. But I honestly never expected to see him again. I was wrong.
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