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A Little Slice of Kevin: Once you get going…

“Once you get going, it’s really hard to stop.” Crowley:  The King of Hell;  The artisan of obsession. Obsession:  the domination of one’s thoughts or feelings by a persistent idea, image, desire, etc. Linda Tran is obsessed with freeing her son, so she hires a witch.  She has no idea that witches are controlled by demons. Kevin Tran is obsessed with saving his mother, and then the world.  He had no idea that his immediate concerns create a map to his decimation as a productive force.] Sam Winchester is obsessed with banishing the demons and sealing the gates to hell so that he can resume ‘normal’. Dean Winchester is obsessed.  It’s all he’s ever known. Sam and Dean know, but refuse to turn away because of their obsession with the hope for mankind.  Dean is not shaken, even after he is shown that he did not know the truth.  Sam takes it in stride, waiting for the next revelation. Castiel is obsessed with following the Will of God, regardless of his understanding or ability to determine its definition or origin. Once you get going, it’s hard to stop. Hard to stop trusting a witch.  Hard to stop trusting your mother.  Hard to stop trusting an Angel.  Hard to stop listening to Heaven. Hard to stop.  Because you can’t. To stop trusting is to give up all hope, and hope is all that is left. Hope, and dare we say Faith?  How exactly DID Cas get out of Purgatory? He clearly told us that he stayed because he needed to do his penance. Yet somehow, he is here, out of purgatory, in the world, and rescued by some unknown force, presenting itself in the form of an entity named Naomi, to “Help the Winchesters.  Come when they call.” “And yes, I’m with you, if that’s alright.”  Castiel says to the Winchesters, after clearly stating that he will not obey Naomi. “Oh,...

Supernatural Recap & Review: A Little Slice of Kevin

Dean is haunted by Castiel, and Linda Tran is possessed by controlling her surroundings. Dean sees Castiel, walking by the roadside, while Linda hires a witch to gather the ingredients for her Demon Obliviator by hiring a witch.  Too bad Linda doesn’t know that witches are beholden to demons.  Too bad Dean doesn’t know that Castiel was the one who decided not to leave Purgatory.  Castiel doesn’t know how he escaped Purgatory, and Crowley doesn’t know what’s on the tablet. But they find out.  Linda and Kevin are betrayed by the witch and handed to Crowley.  Crowley has assemble the entire body ofpotential prophets, waiting to take Kevin’s place, should he die.  Crowley has leverage, as the King of Hell always will, and Linda is powerless.  It is up to Kevin, who is in advanced placement after all, to hold out against the powers of Hell in protecting the Word of God.  The Word of God that can seal the gates of hell, and also contains a cryptic message from the Angel Metatron Dean finds out.  He finds out that he had no power over Castiel’s refusal to leave Purgatory.  And everything isn’t his responsibility.  Castiel needed to serve his penance, and would not allow Dean to pull him out. Castiel begins to find out.  He was pulled from Purgatory to serve Naomi, whom he clearly defies in favor of the Winchesters. Crowley finds out that there is a game changer.  There is a way to seal the gates of hell.  And the archangel Metatron has taken his leave of his Master in this world.  And there is a compendium of tablets.    ...