This Sorrowful Life
The Walking Dead Season 3 Episode 15 (03/24/13)
On this week's The Walking Dead…
Rick plans to hand over Michonne to the Governor. He invites Merle to join the inner circle.
Rick decides to not go through with the plan, but unbeknownst to Merle, he decides to follow through and bring Michonne to the Governor.
Daryl learns that Merle has left and follows him.
Rick tells the group about the Governor's deal and how he wants to fight instead.
Merle brings a bunch of walkers to the meeting ground and a fight with the Governor's group ensures. The Governor shoots Merle.
Daryl catches up and discovers Merle is a walker. He stabs him and kills him in a painful anguish.