Emily suggests that they don't have this conversation here and that they go home first. It is eventually revealed that when Emily punched Sara, her hands hit an electrical wire, seriously impairing the use of them. At the end of the episode, Sara runs away again and runs over to Emily's house. She pulls it off and it is revealed to be Alison. In retrospect, Spencer believes Alison to have been referring to her own family situation and thinks that Alison had gone to Georgia in order to try and get her grandmother to cut Jason out of the will. However, before Emily can fully explain herself, the duo spot a shadow that looks like the hooded figure cast upon the brick wall that is facing them. It is later revealed that Alison was threatening Toby to take responsibility for the fire, but he had told her that he will make sure she takes responsibility.
Since they have both been through a lot, Emily suggests they should take some time to think about what they really want. She kisses Ian and thanks Ian for meeting her, revealing Ian did not kill Alison. The two giggle and they continue having a good time together,forgetting their worries for a moment. Although, it should be noted that Sara doesn't pull away when Emily hugs her later. Back at the dessert place, Claire and Sara enjoy talking to each other.
She says she was just thinking about her grandma. She had a way of using people's secrets against them. She called it disgusting and basically called Spencer a skank to boot, implying Alison's jealousy. At the funeral, the girls saw an anonymous woman dressed head to toe in black. She is beautiful, manipulative, secretive, devilish and vindictive.
Sara then suggests that Emily gets a small one in a place her mother will never have the opportunity to see it. The girls headed to Radley, and figured out the passcode via the date every year that Sara recieved a cupcake. When he caught sight of the stick, he grabbed it from her and then threatened to hit her and Spencer let out a warning cry. Later in the episode, Emily and Sara go for a night swim in the community pool. But she died at the end of Book 4, and now there's supposedly a new 'A'.
Emily hears Alison's laugh and sees a blonde sitting on the floor, a book on the shelf covering her face. Caleb says that won't be enough. They found what definitely looked like the lair of a terrifying mastermind, complete with red glowing circles and holographic screens. Later in the episode, Pam tells Emily that she went looking for Sara everywhere and then she found Sara on their roof. Spencer then returns to tell the other girls that she looked for Ali everywhere and thinks she heard her scream. Difficulty in choosing a dress and setbacks on the love front. Caleb and Sara are sitting in his office and he tells her what she's going to need to know.
Ironically, the girls had spoken about immortality and the fantasy of living in this moment forever. She replies that it's the Japanese word for courage. When she wakes up, she's inside the dollhouse. Emily tells Sara, she doesn't have to meet Claire right now, if she's not ready, but Sara wants to go, even though she isn't sure what to say to her old friend. She never had a close relationship with her brother, , and they often fought. She says that she misses her the most, and that Emily was always her favorite.
. Finally, Spencer's recitation of her favorite poem provides the answer. In turn, he replies her that he did so and that's he knows how hard it is to go through the process. Spencer refused, but Alison warned that Melissa would find out the next day, whether Spencer told her or not. While being held in captivity, Sara became somewhat broken and vulnerable. Later, Sara sees Aria's photo and text on Emily's phone which wonders if A is a girl.
This is also supported by the fact that A also uses Sara's close proximity to the Liars to stop them from telling Dr. Since and onwards, Alison's personality has changed significantly. Her friends are annoyed and betrayed by Alison's crying wolf, but are silent. I'm not a big fan of scary drama, but I was addicted from episode one. The bike was recovered by the police, but Sara was not. Spencer has a flashback of a time Emily was sleeping over at her house. Sara hesitatingly answers that she babysat for her neighbor's kids once.
Alison scared them by sneaking up on them in the barn doorway, causing them all to laugh. Surprised, Spencer had turned around to face him, and this, too, ended in a series of mouth kisses. She hit her head, or someone hit her, she doesn't know. She smiles at Hanna and asks if she misses her. We later learn in that someone grabbed her hand, trying to help her out. The Liars lunch with Ali's mother, , as per her request. Meredith also states the earring is not hers, further proving Alison planted it.