Bill faced the fact he wasn't human anymore, we met Queen Sophie-Anne and the Cleopatra life she lead, Jason joined the Fellowship of the Sun and Eric forced Sookie to drink his blood, drawing them together in dreams and in real life when his maker, Godric made the ultimate sacrifice. Even Maryann couldn't kill the momentum. Season 2 encompassed the best of everything, which is why it leads the pack.
I don't know what it is about me that makes people think I want to hear their problems. Maybe I smile too much. Maybe I wear too much pink. But please remember I can rip your throat out if I need to. And also know that I am not a hooker. That was a long, long time ago