2x09 I Will Rise Up
First Aired: Aug. 16, 2009 on HBO
Summary: Vampires and humans clean up in the aftermath of the explosion. Eric tricks Sookie into drinking some of his blood, much to Bill's dismay. As a result of the lapse in security, Godric's leadership falls under review but his response surprises everyone, especially Eric, who begs him not to…
Main Characters in this Episode
Sookie Stackhouse: Yes.
Godric: If you're right, how will they punish me?
Sookie Stackhouse: God doesn't punish, God forgives.
Godric: I don't deserve it, but I hope for it.
Sookie Stackhouse: We all do.
Eric Northman: Stan went to the church on his own. None of us knew anything about it.
Nan Flanagan: Oh really? Because everyone who met Stan in the last three-hundred years knew that he had a kink about slaughtering humans. But you, his nest-mates, his sherrif has no clue.
Isabel: And how were we supposed to know that this time he meant it?
Nan Flanagan: Not my problem. Yours.
Eric Northman: [seething] Don't talk to him like way.
Nan Flanagan: [to Eric] Don't talk to me that way!
Nan Flanagan: Lets get to the point, sheriff. How'd they manage to abduct you?
Godric: They would've taken one of us sooner or later. I offered myself.
Nan Flanagan: Why?
Godric: Why not?
Nan Flanagan: [pinched] They wanted you to meet the sun and you were willing?
Godric: What do you think?
Nan Flanagan: I think you're out of you mind and than I hear about a traitor?
Godric: Irrelevant. Only a rumor. I'll take full responsibility.
Nan Flanagan: You bet your ass you will!