Ward becomes exposed to a piece of an Asgardian staff, which causes his worst memory to resurface.
Did You Know?
In the flashback/dream sequence at the end when Coulson is getting the massage in Tahiti he asks the masseuse "Did I fall asleep?" to which she replies "For a little while." This was the question and answer response for all of the "Dolls" when they had undergone programming in Joss Whedon's Dollhouse. See more
Simmons tells Ward she's going to give him 10cc of benzodiazepine to relieve his symptoms. Problem is, there's no such individual drug. Benzodiazepine refers to an entire class of psychoactive drugs (including Valium, Ativan, Klonopin, et al.) commonly prescribed for their sedative/anxiolytic properties. The writers probably were worried about brand trademark infringement, but they could have used a generic version. See more
Professor Elliot Randolph
It was just a chance to uncover something the gods brought down from the heavens.
Aliens brought it. From space.
Features Thor: The Dark World
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Theme Song
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