Episode 8 of “Dexter” season 7 – “Argentina” – went back to that strange, foster-sibling love territory when Deb finally realized that Dexter manipulated the evidence in the Hannah McKay case because he’s been sleeping with her, not because he’s saving her for his table. When that revelation stirred up some jealous feelings, Deb finally confessed to Dexter that she’s in love with him. Read the full recap after the jump.
Dexter doesn’t go as far as introducing his new girlfriend to Astor and Cody, however, who are visiting for the week. Because Isaak is hunting Dexter, Deb agrees to keep them at her house, along with Harrison. Seeing his family on the beach, Hannah is reminded again of the normal life — including children — she also wanted. Also, Astor gives Dex an opportunity to obliquely wonder how he would’ve grown up without Harry’s tutelage.
After trying to gun Dexter down at a donut shop, Isaak meets Dexter at a gay bar — where he learns that Viktor was his lover.
LaGuerta continued her investigation into Dexter’s boat, and tracked down his old harbor records to discover that he started docking it in a different harbor while the original Bay Harbor investigation was unfolding.