Scars Revealed

In episode 102 Castle Leoch of the Outlander series on Starz, Claire continues to tend to Jamie’s wounds. As part of the You Need Not Be Scared Of Me preview scene, his scars are revealed to Claire as she takes removes his plaid.

Quite a moving moment. I was horrified by the images having only envisioned the scars in my mind’s eye since 1991. They are much more, just more on screen than I could ever have conjured.

As a nurse with service experience Claire is well versed in physical effects of war. The affect upon her with Jamie is obvious and the tenderness exudes



As Jamie explains the how he came to be flogged twice in a week. She listens intently. Inserting humor as Jamie is want to that part of the scene closes.

Captain Randall made no friends this day.

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