In its seventh season, The Walking Dead is suddenly doing some serious world-building. Last week we were introduced to King Ezekiel and the Kingdom through Carol’s side trek. This week, we follow Daryl’s capture and learn how the other half — Negan’s Saviors — lives
But the episode isn’t really about Daryl. It’s all about Dwight.
As you may recall, Daryl first met Dwight, his wife Sherry and her sister last season. They were on the run, but ultimately betrayed Daryl, taking his crossbow and motorcycle after Sherry’s sister died. That episode just became a lot more relevant as we learn the details about Dwight and Sherry’s escape, and return to Negan.
But first let’s check on Daryl.