T hings are receiving intense on Outlander, and also by “things, ” I mean Claire Randall’s heaving bosom, which can be literally begging to be unleashed all around the Highlands’ verdant pastures. The other day, Claire’s want to return to the long run failed whenever she ended up being made a formal prisoner of castle Leoch, and also this week she invested the majority of her time finger-wagging, being wistful, and facing down resistant to the wicked demons whom wander Scotland.
But before parsing through Claire’s life as being a sexually charged sassenach, Outlander‘s 3rd episode gift suggestions us with a flash into the future, wherein Claire’s historian spouse bids her farewell as she departs when it comes to front lines. Because yes, it’s Claire — not Frank — whom occupied the trenches during World War II, and also this reversal of old-fashioned roles sets the audience up for Claire’s insistence on challenging sex norms in eighteenth century Scotland. You realize, where she enjoys life as a witch-doctor that is glorified professional groper of shirtless man-breasts.
While Claire spends a lot of this episode faithfully asserting her feminist philosophy (and having to understand an totally various model of feminism), we’re additionally re-introduced towards the supernatural that is omnipresent which — unlike nearly every male with this show — could be an adversary that Claire can’t outwit. Continue reading “Outlander Recap: Claire Discovers the Folkloric Key to Her Escape”