CASTLE "Pretty Dead" Season 3 Episode 23 – Tonight’s episode was about the murder of a beautyqueen, well at least that’s what the main story was about. As for me, I was finding a lot more hidden meaning and messages in the story about Alexis and Ashley.
Alexis is struggling with the fact that her boyfriend is ready to go off to college, but also wants to stay in New York for her. So her solution is to break up with him, which brings Castle to advising his daughter that maybe she shouldn’t look at love with such practical eyes and instead follow her heart. He tells her that by concentrating on one thing, she might be missing the whole picture, and then later advises Ashley to keep showing up.
Now is it just me or could Castle have used all of the advice he was doling out to Alexis and Ashley on himself? A few times there it seemed like he got the irony of it all, especially when Beckett happened to show up at just the right moment to make a point. Read More...