Season: 1 / Episode: 7
Truth or Dare
Date: November 6, 2011
This Television Episode plays Break It To Me Gently performed by Brenda Lee
This song plays at the end of the episode as Kate says goodbye to Niko in the airport.
The crew has been assigned to shuttle U.S. Navy sailors belonging to a submarine crew from Madrid-Barajas to Idlewild. While waiting for the sailors to arrive, Maggie, Bridget, Laura, and Kate sit in the back of the plane and play a game of Truth or Dare. During the game, Laura reveals she posed nude for the Life magazine photographer, upsetting Kate. Once airborne, the sailors held an impromptu bachelor party during which a Black sailor (Gaius Charles) from Mississippi toasts the groom, producing a warm smile from Laura. After landing, Maggie invites the sailor to spend the night on a couch in the apartment she now shares with Laura. The following day, he and Laura tour New York City until his train departs for Mississippi that evening. In the train station, the sailor is the victim of a racial assault. Laura takes him back to the apartment where she tends to his wounds; the two share a passionate kiss. Kate and Niko spend the night together; afterward, Kate is upset when Niko is forceably taken away from her apartment for a CIA interview. After realizing Kate has been working to recruit him as an operative, Niko becomes angry with her, accusing her of lying to him in regard to the true nature of their relationship. At the end of the episode, Niko and Kate work out their differences in the Worldport before she boards Flight 2, a flight around-the-world.