Ellen promised to help Neal get more answers about Daddy Dearest.
As she lay dying Ellen told Neal to “trust Sam.” All Neal knows about Sam is that he was an undercover cop who may be able to help Neal fill in the blanks about his possibly a murderer daddy. Peter hits a dead end with the Marshalls who don’t want to share their toys with a criminal.
Of course Neal and Papa Bear Peter see a shadowy figure at the funeral but accidentally scare him off by shouting and running after him. Neal wants answers and thinks he will find them in the U. Neal, who is supposed to be on bed rest or something, shows up at the museum the team is staking out.
) blackmailing Neal into committing a crime, taking Diana out on a date, and kissing Diana.
We got layers of betrayal, even for a show based on questions of trust and betrayal, this one was a doozy.
We got answers about Diana’s life outside of work and an end for the shegulls nest we might not like.
This week we start with Neal attending the funeral for Ellen Parker, witness protection member and Neal’s last connection to his dirty cop father.
Peter tells Neal to hang out with big sister Diana while he investigates. “Her collapsing form being dragged down by a shadow” and “a heartbreaking sense of melancholy? Abigail scores Diana’s digits and Peter and Jones speak for all of us when they ask who the hell tries to pick up chicks during a heist? Looks like Diana just met her very own, very hot, British, female version of Neal Caffrey.
Now she gets to see how her poor straight sisters live when Sexy Mc Thief comes around.
Abigail parades her win with the hottie docent in front of Neal who she recognizes from his photo is “Stickyfingers Monthly.” They chitchat about stealing art, as one does when casing an art museum, before she walks away, creates a diversion and then slips through the FBI’s grasp. Back at HQ we get some background on Abigail who is a personal shopper for the super-rich who has moved on to stealing to get what her clients want.
Neal wants in because he’s an art aficionado but isn’t allowed in the museum without an FBI chaperone.
You steal several dozen priceless works of art and now they won’t let you peruse the collection? So Neal goes back to the van and hangs out when Diana pops in bitching about how much she hates polyester.