Covert Affairs “Loving The Alien” Review – Love Makes us do Remarkable Things

In this episode of Covert Affairs, called "Loving the Alien," Annie travels to Cuba and finds out just how far she has dug herself into her mission with Simon.

A couple episodes back I wondered about Annie’s mindset when she called up Simon; worried that maybe she’d started to have feelings for him. But in this episode it turns out to be Simon who has the feelings. He takes Annie to Cuba with him and ends up risking both of their lives when his handler disapproves. When Hector challenged Simon it made me wonder what on earth Simon was thinking by taking Annie along for the trip. That’s when I realized he wasn’t thinking. Simon is so smitten at this point that all he wanted was to have his girlfriend with him and try to enjoy some time with her in between all of his "business meetings." It’s something any guy would do and the moment he killed his own handler to protect her, and then gave her a postcard just like her dad used to, I really started liking him. Read More... 


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