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After seeing the last episode "Providence," one thing that seems sure is that Agent Ward is not a triple agent working for Coulson. His only loyalty lies with Garret, and that loyalty runs deep. There are many theories saying that he is brainwashed but I don't think thats the case .

Many of us want the show to redeem Ward.

What little we know about Ward's background is that he had a troubled childhood.
He told Reina that Garret pulled him out of hell , Garret saved him, he owes him everything. So maybe if we think about Why is Garret so important to him. What if Garret is not as bad as we think he is. What if he has his reasons for doing what he is is doing . What if its not all black, but its all gray. Like Winter Soldier in CA:TWS.

Now what do we know about Garret:
- Garret has a metal plate on his side/gut
- Garret did something for Ward, which made Ward loyal to Garret for life. He owes him everything. Maybe he got mortally injured trying to save ward, resulting in that metal plate on his side).
- Garret doesn't give a shit about Hydra, in this episode he even made fun of guy doing "Hail Hydra." Ward doesn't care about Hydra either.
- Since the start of the series, Garret/Clairvoyant is interested in only one thing, what happened after Coulson died. He ran projects like Centipede / Deathlock, giving the person superhuman abilities and giving them advanced prosthetics.

I have not read comics, but I read somewhere that Garret in comics is not Hydra, he is a SHIELD agent with questionable ways and morals, and doesn't know where the line is. AND HE IS A CYBORG

SO HERE IS MY THEORY:

Garret got mortally wounded trying to save Ward. He got treated at shield, but that was not enough, he knew he was dying. SHIELD was not able to help him much and it dint wanna waste its resources just to save him. That's when Hydra approached him, promising him that they could cure him if he worked for them. He had no choice. Ward owes him everything and he will be there for him and with him no matter what. He doesn't care about SHIELD or HYDRA, all he cares about is Garret .

So Garret with resources of hydra started projects which can save his life along with helping Hydra , the whole super soldier program and Deathlock and his search for Miracle Drug, its all connected to his own survival. Deathlock will be able to provide him replacements for the body parts of him which are dying (making him cyborg as in comics, miracle drug will be able to fully regenerate his dying tissues and organs).
So it's all about survival, he is just using Hydra for his own survival.

Ward feels responsible for Garret's condition, so he is gonna do everything to save him .

So that way both of characters are redeemable .
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I'm wondering how long it will take Ward to turn on Garrett. I mean, Garrett did almost kill his 'pet' in order to get Skye to unlock the harddrive. Ward's not stupid. Though I think he killed way to many people to ever get any redemption from Skye or Coulson, he will eventually see that he's been played by Garrett all along (being his replacable pet) and turn on him.
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My view is that it's precisely what Ward says it is: he is loyal to Garrett for the same reason most of the rest of the team (particularly Skye) is loyal to Coulson, and Coulson is loyal to Fury: because Garrett is the one that gave him a "home." I don't think it's anything more or less than that... he was a very troubled kid, and Garrett saved him from that life. I don't think it was a literal saving of his life... it was more important, and runs deeper, than that.

I do think, though, that he's a lot more conflicted than he's letting on, even to himself. He even acknowledged to Raina that he does owe Coulson... it's just that he owes Garrett more.

I do think that, for Ward, it's all personal loyalty to the man who, he feels, gave his life a purpose. Nothing more, nothing less.
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I think maybe Garrett is Ward's older brother--the abusive one, who we now know forced Ward to abuse his younger brother in turn. So that would mean Garrett has brainwashed Ward since he was a kid.

In any case, they had better redeem Ward in some way--and not by killing him off!
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Garrett is much older than Ward they couldn't be brothers
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We don't know how old Garrett is, or how much older Ward's big brother was.
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I think Ward has personal "demons" that he hasn't learned to deal with, what with having Garret as a mentor and role model. The problem is that he's seen a better role model in action, Coulson, and that hasn't really made a dent in his choice of moral path. And the whole "Skye as a true love" is not going to be enough to fix those "demons". Ward may have to travel over a long redemptive path to earn his way back into the group, once Coulson and company figure out what's going on with him. But that assumes that he is even willing to travel that path...and right now I don't buy that.
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I don't see Ward as Darth Vader, but someone who believed in what Hydra sold in the lattest Captain America movie: just liks the S.T.R.I.K.E. unit, Ward seeks control in order to protect people.

It isn't personal, he's not enjoying this. It's a means to end just as it is for Garret.
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Ward may somewhat redeem himself. Most fans think he'll do a Darth Vader, in the 11th hour to save Skye. Though doesn't absolve him, from murdering his fellow agents. Nothing can redeem Garret, i don't care what his issues are (though i look forward to seeing them). Garret is responsible for too much death and destruction. Though i see real life as mostly black and white, with few gray areas; i like my fiction as mostly gray, with few black and white areas.
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I like what you've got going here. Yes I believe Ward is redeemable, but Garrett not so much. In either case Coulson will have a tough time trusting anyone or forgiving them. I'm a huge Bill Paxton fan so if course I want him to stick around as long as possible!
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