Doakes ends up in stand-off against one of his old special ops colleagues, after he murders his own wife. Dexter decides that he'll escape the law by convincing others that Doakes is the butcher. At the meeting, Dexter meets a mysterious and flirtatious woman named Lila , who volunteers to be his sponsor. Debra investigates Lila's past and discovers that she is an. Doakes remains convinced that Dexter has something sinister to hide. She confronts him about the future of their relationship.
So even though he smart enough to become a top doctor he chooses to become a forensic scientist and work for the police. After seeing chainsawed to pieces, they were then left in the cargo container for two days. Debra and Dexter struggle to overcome memories of the encounter with Brian that led to his death. Batista interprets and says that her son was killed by someone named and that she wants Dexter to kill him like a dog. Lila admits her actions to Dexter and reaches out to him. Dexter puts his guilt over Brian behind him and returns to killing. She tries to resume a normal lifestyle, but finds herself under scrutiny from the public.
His policewoman sister and his cop co-workers have no idea Dexter lives a double life; however, adoptive father Harry knows his secret, and does, in fact, help Dexter hone his skills. It's always a good idea to quit when you're on top but I was disappointed that Dexter had to end but at least it didn't suffer a slow and lingering death with main characters bailing as the end becomes clearer and clearer. Taking place a month after the first-season finale, Dexter has been unable to kill anyone due to Sgt. Cause Dexter along with his brother Brian witnessed the brutal murder of their mother in a cargo container at a very early age. To ensure he's not identified as the Bay Harbor Butcher, Dexter finds a new dumping area with current that leads to the Atlantic Ocean. After finding Dexter's collection of blood slides, Doakes seeks the advice of an old friend in Haiti to analyze them. Seeing Doakes' reaction to his actions reminds Dexter of something Harry said days before he died.
Debra starts dating Gabriel Dave Baez , whom she met at the gym. While in this recovery, though, Dexter meets a sexy, mysterious woman named Lila. Help Tips: If the video stops:Refresh the page and play where it stopped. When he starts having sex with his sponsor, , his relationship with Rita temporarily ends. He's very intelligent but how's he going to get the information he needs so he can be sure he's targeting a real bad guy who deserves what's coming to him or her? Dexter subdues Doakes and locks him in a makeshift cell within the cabin, admitting to the sergeant that he is indeed the Bay Harbor Butcher.
Divers accidentally stumble upon Dexter's underwater burial ground, discovering the many bags containing the body parts of his victims. He pretends that he wants to run away with Lila, but she realizes the truth and kidnaps Rita's children Astor and Cody. There, he meets Lila Tournay, who offers to be his sponsor. One is dead, one is in jail and one, a drug dealer named Jimenez, is alive. After Lila attempts to kill him, Dexter follows her to Paris and kills her. The season concludes with Dexter tracking down Lila to Paris and killing her, avenging Doakes and ensuring that no one alive knows his secret life as a serial killer. Lila is furious and begins to track Dexter's movements, while also dating Detective Angel Batista.
Debra arrives just as Dexter has gotten to safety and decides to remain in Miami after all. First season consulting producer took a staff position as co-executive producer for the second season. Doakes almost discovers the truth about Dexter's past, which forces Dexter to devise a plan to get him suspended from the police force. In fact, he's a serial killer, but he only kills the guilty, so he feels justified with his lifestyle choices. Lieutenant LaGuerta attempts to vouch for the innocence of her former partner, but Lundy refuses to consider her evidence after he learns that she didn't report previous contact with Doakes during the period he was a fugitive, because of their personal relationship.
When Lila threatens Rita's children, Dexter realizes that he needs to find a solution to Lila's obsession with him. Over time, Debra and Lundy become romantically involved. An emotionally unstable Debra returns to work in the Homicide Department. Cody starts having nightmares about the Bay Harbor Butcher. If you check the discussions you'll see a number of people who watched all seasons of the show in a binge approach of viewing all episodes one after the other. He apologizes to Rita, admitting that his affair with Lila was a mistake, but she is still hesitant to forgive him, as Lila retaliates by pursuing Angel. Dexter later learns that his biological mother died because she was a criminal working as a confidential informant for Harry and had an affair with him.
Rita incorrectly concludes that Dexter is, like Paul, a drug addict and that this explains his occasional absences and odd behavior. Christian Camargo appears as Rudy Cooper and is a recurring character until the end of the season. The second season of Dexter premiered on September 30, 2007, and ended on December 16, 2007. Realizing he is developing genuine connection to Rita and her children Astor and Cody, Dexter returns to them. She finds Doakes, who explains that he is a prisoner of Dexter Morgan, the Bay Harbor Butcher, and needs help. First season executive producers , and all returned for the second season.