This week, the agents are running out of time in their efforts to get out of the Framework. Jemma is finally reunited with Fitz but in the worst way, and HYDRAida’s dreams of being real may become reality.
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Skye finally meets her father, while SHIELD and HYDRA battle for control of the mysterious alien obelisk. When its true power is revealed, the destinies of at least one agent will be changed.
The battle over the Diviner heats up as Coulson gets closer to the location of a temple that may reveal more about its origins. HYDRA, though, tries to kidnap Raina, but she gets rescued by SHIELD. She uses this chance to tell Skye how the Diviner could affect her destiny.
Things that were buried get unearthed in this week’s episode. Whitehall’s secret to youth is shown, and it’s connected to someone in SHIELD. Grant Ward confronts his senator brother over what really happened at the Well. Coulson tries to find the hidden city with the help of a button, a watch and Fitz, and finally meets Skye’s father.
The meaning of those strange alien markings Coulson’s been carving is finally revealed. Meanwhile, Ward leads the SHIELD crew on a merry chase that ends in a meeting with HYDRA, with a surprising result.
Both HYDRA and SHIELD use some fancy moves to get a 500 year old painting that has some interesting alien markings, while Fitz has to stop an attempt to destroy SHIELD’s bus…if he can only explain how it can be done.
What happened to Gemma Simmons? She’s joined HYDRA, and is recruited to find a familiar face with a very cold touch. SHIELD finds out about it, and it’s from who you’d expect.
SHIELD continues its search for the alien obelisk and Carl Creel, but someone tries to convince an agent to betray Coulson. A familiar face returns to join in the search for the obelisk.
SHIELD isn’t what it used to be, but Director Coulson is determined to help save the world, even without its trust. The crew is looking for a deadly 0-8-4 that’s also being sought by a criminal who can absorb any material. There’s also a cameo by someone from World War II.