Having been captured by the Dharma Initiative on the island in 1977 after being mistaken for a "hostile", Sayid meets a young Ben Linus who offers to help him escape, while Sawyer and the Dharma members try to interrogate him for information. Sayid flashes back to his days as an assassin for Ben who releases him from his contract, and how Sayid later met the manipulative adult Ben in Dominica who persuaded him persuade him to return to the island, and how Sayid met Ilana, a private investigator/contract killer, who abducted him to return to Australia for his past crimes. Written by
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In the flashback at the bar, Sayid is drinking McCutcheon's, the same Scotch Charles Widmore had in his office and at his bedside, and that Charlie and Hurley used to get Desmond drunk on the island. See more
When Sayid shows up at the marina, he tells Ben "If I see you again, it'll be extremely unpleasant for us both." However, in the original episode this conversation occurred in (S5E05 - 'This Place Is Death'), the line was "And if I see you, or him, again, it'll be extremely unpleasant for all of us." See more
Who is that man?
James 'Sawyer' Ford
He's our you.
Written by J.J. Abrams See more