Plus, it moves the story forward, incrementally but believably, to the couple adopting an older child.
Her bailing on the auction is another stretch, as there’s barely a good reason for her to do it.
Sure, but it bogs down the story more than it adds to her character.
Though the cut to black after Jack closed the door was a little much, Rebecca making him come home felt like the right step.
The line, an inverse of the show’s title, defines the couple — and the show — as one not built on disconnect, but intimate understanding, acceptance, and honesty.