Serial fans may have felt their hearts drop while listening to the latest episode released on Thursday. The new episode ended with host Sarah Koenig revealing that next week would be the final episode of the podcast's first season.
The episode, titled "Rumors," centered on Adnan Syed's personality. At the end Koenig reads a letter Syed wrote to her. She says, "'At this point,' he wrote, 'It doesn't matter to me how your story portrays me — guilty or innocent — I just want it to be over.'"