Sons of Anarchy recap: 'What a Piece of Work Is Man'

November 5, 2014 4:33 AM

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Sons of Anarchy recap: 'What a Piece of Work Is Man'

In a preseason poll, 76 percent of readers expected Bobby to survive the final ride—which made him the member of SAMCRO voted most likely to live. Perhaps that explains why in a poll in our recap of the previous episode, 39 percent of readers still expected Jax to save him. Is that faith in the club president, or in the club's conscience getting the fate he deserved? The moment Kurt Sutter told EW that he believed just two club members would die this season, you had to know one of them would really hurt. Since Bobby and Chibs are closest to Jax, my money was on one of them. Sutter also told EW that a core cast member would die in episode 9 or 10—and that it wouldn't be Juice. Even if you were in the majority and guessed it'd be Bobby after he lost an eye and the fingers on his clutch hand, the way it happened probably made you gasp and/or yell at your TV. (We'll take that to a vote later.) Let's dig in.

The opening: Sutter always says he uses songs in opening and closing montages to enhance the storytelling, so not using music this episode must also be purposeful. Even in the darkest of times, music has a soothing effect: Not playing any at the start of this episode keeps the mood raw, real, and de...

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