Dexter agrees to face his past. He learns that only one of the three men who killed his mother and him and his brother in the shipping container is still alive.
Dexter decides to face the man who has taken his life away Accompanied by his Sponsor Laila in which the pair bond; as they share a few home truths about each other.
Debbie is still seeing Gabriel but blows up at him when she sneaks a peek at his e-mail. Rita's mother Gail decided to join her daughter in the previous episode in this episode she tells Dexter he should leave after finding out about his meetings hes been attending. The police investigation continues and they narrow the Bay Harbor Butcher's Marina down to three possible sites. Dexter decides to give his boat a clean but doesn't realize that Agent Frank Lundy has ordered a Surveillance watch on all the marines.