After so many near misses, (a suicide vest, a possible CIA assassination attempt, the bombing in Langley) we really wondered if Brody could avoid the grim reaper once again. But a tragic life led to a tragic death as it all ended with a betrayal and a public hanging. After all of that suffering, we hope Nicholas rests in peace at last.
CARRIE: The only way to bring down Dar is by prosecuting the breach in the Berlin station under the Espionage Act. SAUL: The breach itself was me. I was in the middle of it. I was the one involved with a Russian spy. […] Everything I’ve done. My entire career will be wiped out. All anyone will remember is that. CARRIE: Keane is not ungrateful; she promised you a pardon. SAUL: What about the Agency? CARRIE: The Agency has survived worse. SAUL: Not when the president wants it gone, which Keane does. You’re aware of that, right? CARRIE: Maybe you shouldn’t have been fucking a Russian mole. SAUL: Well, coming from someone who fucked a guy in a suicide vest, that means a lot.