Blue Bloods with its Season 12 finale welcomed a brand new face to household dinner (as is nearly an annual custom), however that was removed from the one factor resembling a shock.
The episode “Silver Linings” discovered Frank warring publicly with DA Kimberly Crawford, over her workplace’s coverage to not prosecute non-violent crimes — a lot to Erin’s chagrin, particularly when her boss referred to as her on the carpet about her loyalties.
In the meantime on the streets, Danny and Maria tried to assist a younger lady, Elena, who was in WITSEC however had sneaked dwelling to verify on her mother. Nervous that dangerous guys had been after Elena, Danny and Maria raced to her mom’s dwelling, solely to observe the very pregnant lady set off a bomb connected to an out of doors door. Elena died from her accidents, however the docs had been in a position to save the newborn she had but to ship.
Danny and Maria’s ensuing pursuit of those that focused and killed Elena wound up crossing their path with that of Jamie and Joe, who had partnered to discover a trafficker of undocumented teenage women. The 4 tracked down the trafficker’s newest goal, a teen named Soli, and after rigorously defusing a bomb that had been strapped to her, reunited her together with her frightened mom.
As soon as all the mud settled, Danny met up with Maria on the hospital, the place his accomplice was giving Elena’s child a feeding. After sharing how Elena’s loss of life in that blast reminded him of one thing very related he witnessed throughout his time with the Marines, Danny famous that he’d heard that nobody in Elena’s household got here ahead to say the new child woman — and that one of many detectives “who caught the man who killed her mommy did come ahead to undertake that stunning child.”
“I by no means thought that I needed youngsters,” Maria stated, “however after seeing her, I couldn’t cease enthusiastic about her.”
Danny expressed his certainty that Maria will likely be an incredible mother, then provided: “For those who want something, ever, I’m right here for you.”
Later, at household dinner, each Joe and first-timer Anthony had been in attendance — the latter invited partly as a result of earlier he had chided Erin and her “Woe is the Reagan” pity events, sharing how as a fatherless child he was fortunate to share dinner along with his overworked mother.
However extra importantly, Erin stated that she needed Anthony available as she introduced to everybody that she has determined to run for DA! Having beforehand informed her father that she wasn’t afraid of profitable, however of dropping, she informed everybody that “I feel that if I’ve your love and help, I’ll be unbeatable.”
What did you consider the season finale, Baez’s maternal transfer, and Erin’s massive determination?