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    25 "Snowfall" Season 4 Finale Tweets That Will Have You Reliving The Episode All Over Again

    My Wednesdays will never be the same.

    Welcome back to another Snowfall recap! Last night was the SEASON FINALE, and it kept me on my toes all night, so let's get into it!


    But don't worry, Snowfall has already been renewed for a fifth season.

    Here's a quick rundown of what happened in Season 4, Episode 10 — "Fight or Flight." 🚨SPOILERS AHEAD.🚨If you haven't watched it yet, you might not want to keep scrolling.

    The episode starts with a flashback of Alton when he was an active Black Panther.


    The memory showed Alton being called to Franklin's school to address why he refused to stand for the pledge of allegiance. Without hesitation, Alton let the teachers know he told Franklin not to stand for the flag and then assured them Franklin would not be returning to school. The flashback concluded with Alton telling Franklin that he'd always love him and support him, no matter what.

    Fast-forward to present day: Franklin is desperately trying to find Alton before Reed does. While asking his mom about Alton's whereabouts, she reiterates the same sentiments Alton told Franklin years ago.

    But Franklin wasn't the only one desperate. After Skully found out about Khadijah's death, all he saw was red.

    Skully holding a long gun

    Skully dropped the "holier than thou" act and reverted back to his gang-banging ways after both his daughter and girlfriend were murdered at the hands of Franklin and his crew. So, now he'll stop at nothing until someone pays.

    Meanwhile, Alton refused to back down from the CIA or Franklin, but his crusade for justice only made things worse.


    Alton went on the radio to reveal more information about the CIA, even going as far as releasing Teddy's alias (Reed Thompson). Reed, of course, was listening and he LOST IT! Reed called Franklin to get his father under control, but knowing Reed's temper, it would only be a matter of time before he took matters into his own hands.

    Franklin still couldn't locate Alton, so he decided to shut down his shelter until people started talking.

    Well, Franklin finally got ahold of Alton and they decided to meet. The conversation soon led to bloodshed.


    Alton said he wouldn't stop until Franklin set up a meeting for him with Reed. His purpose? To kill Reed and hopefully put a stop to the drugs that were tearing his neighborhood apart. Franklin refused, because he believed it would only cause more drama with the CIA. Their conversation is cut short when Skully breaks in looking for Franklin. Alton ends up shooting Skully — Skully shoots him back, then makes his escape.

    Franklin offers to take Alton to the hospital, but he refuses. Alton then tries to explain that all this bloodshed has become too normal for Franklin, saying that Franklin doesn't truly understand what has happened to not only him, but the community he's serving. Franklin ignores it, so Alton hits him over the head, renders him unconscious, and steals Franklin's pager to get Reed's info.

    Alton is just as hardheaded as his son, so he finally got in touch with Reed and met up with him anyway.


    When Alton finally came face-to-face with Reed, he went on a rant explaining how this entire situation is Reed's fault and part of the underlying plan for "the man" to keep Black people oppressed. Reed countered the argument, revealing that it was Franklin's idea to sell the drugs in the first place.

    Next thing you know, Franklin shows up with his mom. He tries to play peacemaker, but neither Alton nor Reed are listening. After Alton, Reed, and now Franklin draw their guns on each other, Cissy jumps in the middle to talk everyone down. She eventually convinces Alton that she'll run away with him to Cuba if he stops this and tells Reed he'll never have to see them again if he lets them go.

    And if you thought Skully was going to give up that're wrong. Still looking for Franklin, Skully decided to show up at the hospital where Louie was recovering from her gunshot wound.

    Skully pointing a gun at Louie in the hospital room

    Skully threatened to kill Louie if she or Jerome didn't give up Franklin's whereabouts. While he was doing this, Louie talked Skully down, admitting that killing them wouldn't end the cycle, it would just cause more bloodshed between their families. He started to lower his gun, and Jerome took that as a sign to tackle him to the ground. Jerome noticed Skully was already a little weak, because he was bleeding out from being previously shot by Alton. Skully ultimately dies on the hospital floor.

    So shoutout to the women (Cissy and Louie) for keeping these intense situations under control!!

    Meanwhile, Alton and Cissy didn't waste any time hopping on a plane to Cuba.


    Alton tried one last time to tell Franklin how much he loves him and how he's trying to do what's best, but Franklin was still feeling bitter about Alton's choices. Saying goodbye to his mom was the hardest for him, because she's been his rock from the beginning. But after shedding a few tears, they said their goodbyes, and Cissy headed off to Cuba with Alton.

    Back in Gustavo's neck of the woods, he found out he's about to be introduced to a few changes as well.

    Photographs on a table next to drugs

    If you remember, Reed was fired after news about his CIA involvement and the drug-pushing went public. Reed told Franklin he'd be set up with a replacement soon. His replacement would also be working with Gustavo. Reed's former CIA colleague came to inform Gustavo about the replacement, as well as give him an update on Lucia. They finally tracked her down, making me hopeful that she might return for Season 5.

    But that wasn't the only good news. Louie was finally released from the hospital!


    Louie and Jerome returned to the club after Louie was released from the hospital. Franklin welcomed them back with smiles and open arms, but they were dancing to a different tune. Louie and Jerome told Franklin that they wanted to do business for themselves, because they didn't like what Franklin's business turned into. They were willing to still buy the product from him at a higher price, but they'd form their own crew and ultimately distribute the product themselves.

    Franklin was devastated, but Louie and Jerome wouldn't back down.

    And if that wasn't bad enough, Leon was ready to leave the game too.


    Leon hasn't been the same since he accidentally killed Khadijah's daughter. It's been weighing on him, then seeing them kill Khadijah made it even worse. Leon opened up to Franklin, admitting that he doesn't think he can be a part of this drug game anymore. Franklin refused to accept it, because he felt like Leon owed him after everything Franklin did to keep him safe/alive.

    So, he basically told Leon that that wasn't going to happen and that he would get Louie and Jerome together too, so that they could "be a family again."

    Later, we get a look at Alton and Cissy's new life in Cuba, but it isn't all rainbows and smiles.


    We see Cissy standing in the hallway, smiling from ear to ear, as she watches Alton sleep. Something about that smile felt a little too jolly to me, because next thing you know, she tells Alton she's headed into town for the next hour, and then Reed just so happened to show up. Alton was surprised, but wasn't really fazed. He put his book down and awaited his fate.

    Finally, the season ends with Franklin reuniting with his old love Mel.


    Franklin pays Mel a visit after realizing long ago that she ratted him out to Irene. He let her know that Irene was dead and that if she had anything else she wanted to get off her chest, she should do it now, because the next time he wouldn't be so nice. Mel, a little shaken, asked Franklin to admit that he killed her father, but he couldn't admit it.

    THEN, to everyone's surprise, Franklin walked away, PAUSED, placed his cane down, and WALKED OUT OF THE ROOM WITHOUT A LIMP! Looks like the cane is staying in Season 4!

    WHEW, what an incredible season! Here's what people had to say about the finale:


    Snowfall is written so good it has me rooting for the cia instead of a black panther🚶🏾‍♀️ #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @rArtemis37


    Twitter: @ClubAntt


    But...Jerome YOU killed Skully girl. And LEON killed Skully kid. And Franklin only killed Manboy to cover for... #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @jaelyndashiell


    Alton lowkey snapped with that White Supremacy speech Reed was like huh??? Me??? White oppressor??? Yeah fam YOU 😂😂 #Snowfall #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @TeeJThaRealest


    Jerome do NOT fcuk around about Louie! At all!!! #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @OhThatsAT


    I CANNOT be the only one that thought that plane was gon blow up on the background wtf #SnowfallFX #snowfall

    Twitter: @ReadTheBioNgga


    What I expect from no cane Franklin next season whenever it drop. #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @ReellyJames


    Leon about to give his life to Christ #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @ScottieBeam


    I love how well written the females of Snowfall are written. Strong, smart, black, and beautiful. Louie and Cissy are amazing to watch and the writers of #SnowfallFX haven’t dropped the ball once. Excellence in every episode, ever scene, every second. Until Season 5 🥂

    Twitter: @dvrlxx


    Not me still watching the tv waiting for previews for next SEASON 🤣🤣😂 #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @MEAN_Girl4


    How Franklin left his cane on Mel's ass. #snowfall #SnowfallFX


    Twitter: @skinny_que


    Franklin mom walked away like #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @campbelljaleel


    Snowfall cast and writers UNDERSTOOD the assignment this season, can’t wait for S5☝🏾☺️ #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @rArtemis37


    This is exactly how Franklin looked at Leon and told him “we gone be a family”😭😭😭 #Snowfallfx

    Twitter: @moonasmoons


    Mel: “Tell Me You Killed My Father & That I’m Not Crazy” #SnowfallFX Franklin:

    Twitter: @1DJFirstClass


    Franklin popped up on Mel like #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @JustMyron


    Louie made millions, Cissy made millions, Leon made millions. Jerome would tell you if he wasn’t in his feelings #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @Skip2MyLou_


    Twitter: @ALEXVNDER_


    Franklin mama left, his girl set him up, his uncle don’t fuck with him and the plug gone.... #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @dqmoore


    Franklin gained the world and lost everyone around him..... cold game. #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @HeWhoGodBlessed


    Can’t be the only one who caught this. 🔥 #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @Boaz_9


    Franklin bout to wake up in a couple weeks and remember he forgot to reopen the shelter. #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @dqmoore


    Franklin going into Season 5 like... #SnowfallFX

    Twitter: @EJacks_JetLife


    Snowfall is going down as one of the greatest shows ever made. #Snowfallfx

    Twitter: @BentleyGreen

    What was your favorite moment from Snowfall Season 4? Let me know in the comments below!

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