A wounded Eric plays Sookie for a sucker, to Bill's dismay. Lafayette and Lettie Mae try to figure out a way to pry Tara from Maryann's clutches. Hoyt and Jessica lunch with Maxine. Jailed by Bud along with a group of Bon Temps revelers, Sam finds a novel way to escape his cell. In Dallas, Eric and the vampires defend their recent actions to Nan Flanagan.