One Tree Hill: Season 2, Episode 23

The Leavers Dance (24 May 2005)

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Brooke claims she's not upset Lucas kept amorous mementos of Peyton, as she wants friendship, not romance, with him, but he considers declaring she's his true love. Nathan justly mistrusts ... See full summary »



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Brooke claims she's not upset Lucas kept amorous mementos of Peyton, as she wants friendship, not romance, with him, but he considers declaring she's his true love. Nathan justly mistrusts whether Lucas is finished trapping Dan when he sees him in the office. Deb is welcomed home by Dan announcing they're a family again now Nathan moves back in, but later she tells Nathan she wants him to go to Highflyers as coach advises, she didn't get on pills because he moved out, and they decide to walk out together, for good. Lucas tells Karen she shouldn't mind him and go to Andy in New Zealand alone. Peyton discovers she was interviewed by a phony reporter Ellie. Lucas shows Deb he has enough on his black money to bring Dan down, but when she announces Dan she's leaving, he points out the business is in her name, so she would risk the same jail term; she gets back on pills and asks Nathan to wait, he shows Lucas it was all faked as a test which he failed and is therefore thrown out, without ... Written by KGF Vissers

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Brooke: Lucas was my gangrene-infected, amputated limb.
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Karen makes the decision to go to New Zealand, Brooke leaves for the Summer, and Dan Confronts Lucas.
28 October 2006 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This seasons finale has a few surprises in store for the inhabitants of One Tree Hill. Deb returns from rehab with a new found determination to leave Dan. Lucas finally finds what he has been looking for on his quest to bring down Dan. Peyton has an unexpected visitor with a secret to share. Karen is missing Andy and decides to go to New Zealand. After finding out that Lucas lied to him about Hayley and Dan he lets him know that hes no longer his brother. A bad day for Lucas he's Confronted by Dan, Disowned by his brother and when he finally builds up the courage to explain his feelings to Brooke, she leaves for the summer.

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