Olivia faces a decision that will affect the relationship that she has with the White House; Cyrus and Mellie plot against Josie Marcus while Olivia's team work with her.
In the season finale, religious zealot Travis (Colin Hanks) continues his plan to bring about the end of the world, leading him to kidnapping Dexter's (Michael C. Hall) son, resulting in a climatic and bloody battle between the two of them on a boat.moreless
Carlos's murder of his wife Gabrielle's evil stepfather (guest star Tony Plana) and the cover-up by the housewives has far-reaching effects, as feelings of guilt begin to overcome everyone in different ways. Gabrielle works to reach out to Carlos while his guilt weighs heavily upon him, and Susan starts to withdraw from her friends and family. As Lynette and Tom are grappling with their disintegrating marriage and impending separation, the former is having trouble making the right choices ever since she participated in the cover-up. And Bree must be especially careful around her new romantic interest, detective Chuck Vance. Meanwhile, a sexy new neighbor, Ben Faulkner (Charles Mesure), moves to town, and he's Renee's first order of business.moreless