How Casey’s ‘Chicago Fireplace’ Return Left the Door Open for Brettsey
[Warning: The below contains MAJOR spoilers for Chicago Fire Season 11 Episode 18 “Danger Is All Around.”]
A activity pressure could have introduced firefighter Matt Casey (Jesse Spencer) again to Chicago, nevertheless it’s rekindling a previous relationship that will get him to remain. The most recent Chicago Fire sees exes Casey and paramedic Sylvie Brett (Kara Killmer) cross paths in-person for the primary time since breaking apart, and to say it’s awkward can be an understatement.
In truth, everybody’s welcoming Casey again to 51, he’s joking round with the others, it’s like he by no means left… after which Brett walks in, shocked to see him on the firehouse. She needs she’d been in a position to mentally put together, she later tells Violet (Hanako Greensmith). When she leaves, he follows, and the 2 trade some small speak close to the ambulance (how are the boys? how has she been?) earlier than she reveals she’s seeing somebody. He tries to play it cool, telling her that he is aware of what it means to maneuver on and he’s seeing somebody, too. It’s not severe, nevertheless it’s getting there he provides. When he invitations her to catch up at Molly’s, she places it off (resulting from plans with Dylan) however says she’ll attempt to cease by. She doesn’t.
And so Casey as a substitute talks to Kidd (Miranda Rae Mayo) about realizing all about Dylan… and the truth that he lied about having somebody in his life. “I’m on the market however nothing actually sticks,” he explains. As for why that’s, “why do you assume?” he asks.
It’s at Cindy’s (Robyn Coffin) farewell most cancers occasion — the place she and Casey dance, a pleasant second provided that Herrmann (David Eigenberg) had talked about he’d been calling to verify in within the earlier episode — that the exes say goodbye. Brett’s not there lengthy, with plans (once more) with Dylan, and with a hug, she leaves … then will get emotional as she walks down the road. One thing tells us Brettsey’s love story is way from over, not less than of their hearts.
So do Brett and Casey have a future collectively? “Brett and Casey had wrapped up that relationship as a result of it didn’t make sense, however now with the potential of his job winding down in Oregon, it’s again on the desk. And so he’s attempting to determine if that’s a risk, for positive,” Spencer tells TV Insider.
About that job winding down in Oregon… Chicago “remains to be residence in a variety of methods,” Casey tells Boden (Eamonn Walker) once they get an opportunity to speak. “So when are you coming again?” Boden needs to know. With Ben off to varsity subsequent 12 months — Casey had moved to deal with his late good friend’s youngsters — he’d like to return, however, he notes, some issues need to fall into place first. Like? A name, for which Casey tags alongside, interrupts earlier than they’ll end the dialog.
“He’s attempting to determine if Brett will take him again after they’d moved on emotionally. Is it potential to rekindle an previous flame when you’ve wrapped it up? As a result of it will get onerous to bounce forwards and backwards. When it’s on off, on off, that’s not good for anyone,” Spencer says. “However the motive they broke up wasn’t as a result of they fell out of affection. The rationale they broke up was as a result of Casey needed to go and assist anyone else, his late good friend’s youngsters. So it needs to be potential to rekindle it in the event that they’re each on the proper level, if she hasn’t discovered somebody who she’s actually severe about and he hasn’t.”
So for now, all we are able to do is maintain out hope that the stars do align for Brettsey sooner or later.
Chicago Fireplace, Wednesdays, 9/8c, NBC
-With reporting by Ileane Rudolph