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-->'''Fusco:''' [[CrowningMomentOfFunny Hope that guy has health insurance]].

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-->'''Fusco:''' [[CrowningMomentOfFunny [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments Hope that guy has health insurance]].


* ElevatorActionSequence

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* ElevatorActionSequenceElevatorActionSequence: Shaw gets in an elevator to save Maria from the Legionnaire who's planning on chloroforming her in it.


* DangerouslyGenreSavvy: Greer, as per usual. For every method the Machine has of tracking him - security camera, audio analysis, GPS - Greer has a counter. So Root borrows Bear and tracks him by scent. Sadly, [[CrazyPrepared Greer has a counter for that, too]].


* BrainUploading: In an easy-to-miss line, Greer seems to offer Root the ability to do this and [[SplitPersonalityMerge merge with Samaritan as part of his WeCanRuleTogether offer.]]

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* BrainUploading: In an easy-to-miss line, Greer seems to offer Root the ability to do this and [[SplitPersonalityMerge merge with Samaritan Samaritan]] as part of his WeCanRuleTogether offer.]]


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* VillainTeleportation: Greer's bodyguards sneak up for a ClickHello without Bear noticing.


** Having lost her chance to intercept the chip, Root appears to be going to assassinate Greer.



* NotSoDifferent: Greer tries this approach with Root when they finally meet. He points out that she understands what is coming, pointing out that he believes that she isn't crazy. Given her motives, who knows what she would choose.

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* NotSoDifferent: Greer tries this approach with Root when they finally meet. He points out that she understands what is coming, pointing out that he believes that she isn't crazy. Given her motives, who knows what she would choose.



* WeWillMeetAgain: Rather than have his men shoot Root, and risk being shot in turn, Greer declares a draw and leaves, telling her to consider his offer.

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* WeWillMeetAgain: Rather than have his men shoot Root, and risk being shot in turn, Greer declares a draw and leaves, telling her to consider his offer. She doesn't.



* YouHaveFailedMe and/or YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness: Greer has the man who stole the generators he needs to power Samaritan killed after delivering them. It could be because he's no longer necessary, or it could be because the fact that the generators were stolen and part of the route by which they were shipped to Greer was exposed, allowing them to potentially be tracked. Take your pick.

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* YouHaveFailedMe and/or YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness: Greer has the man who stole the generators he needs to power Samaritan killed after delivering them. It could be because he's no longer necessary, or it could be because the fact that the generators were stolen and part of the route by which they were shipped to Greer was exposed, allowing them to potentially be tracked. Take your pick.


* DangerouslyGenreSavvy: Greer, as per usual. For every method the Machine has of tracking him - security camera, audio analysis, GPS - Greer has a counter. So Root borrows Bear and tracks him by scent.

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* DangerouslyGenreSavvy: Greer, as per usual. For every method the Machine has of tracking him - security camera, audio analysis, GPS - Greer has a counter. So Root borrows Bear and tracks him by scent. Sadly, [[CrazyPrepared Greer has a counter for that, too]].



-->'''Fusco:''' [[CrowningMomentOfFunny Hope that guy has health insurance]].



* FiveFingerDiscount: Shaw gets access to a UN event by deftly removing a ticket from someone stopping at the cloakroom.

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* FiveFingerDiscount: Shaw name-drops this trope on seeing Maria sneak out one of her company's GPS trackers to plant on Lapointe's car. Later, she herself gets access to a UN event by deftly removing a ticket from someone stopping at the cloakroom.



* HijackedByGanon: The case of the week seems like a standalone story, until a scene near the end reveals that Davis was working for Greer and Decima the whole time.

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* HijackedByGanon: The case of the week seems like a standalone story, until a scene near the end reveals that Davis was working for Greer and Decima the whole time. The surprise may have been spoiled, however, for anyone who saw [[{{Foreshadowing}} Maria's name come up]] in the chart of threats The Machine generated at the end of the [[Recap/PersonOfInterestS03E17 previous episode]] regarding Samaritan's development.


* BookEnds: Root starts and finishes the episode tracking Greer in the subway. [[spoiler: But at the ending he is waiting for her.]]
* BrainUploading: In an easy-to-miss line, [[spoiler:Greer seems to offer Root the ability to do this and [[SplitPersonalityMerge merge with Samaritan]] as part of his WeCanRuleTogether offer.]]
* ChekhovsSkill: Bear's tracking abilities. [[spoiler: After all of The Machine's high tech tools are thwarted, Root uses Bear to find Greer in the subway.]]
* DangerouslyGenreSavvy: Greer, as per usual. [[spoiler: For every method the Machine has of tracking him - security camera, audio analysis, GPS - Greer has a counter. So Root borrows Bear and tracks him by scent.]]

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* BookEnds: Root starts and finishes the episode tracking Greer in the subway. [[spoiler: But at the ending he is waiting for her.]]
her.
* BrainUploading: In an easy-to-miss line, [[spoiler:Greer Greer seems to offer Root the ability to do this and [[SplitPersonalityMerge merge with Samaritan]] Samaritan as part of his WeCanRuleTogether offer.]]
* ChekhovsSkill: Bear's tracking abilities. [[spoiler: After all of The Machine's high tech tools are thwarted, Root uses Bear to find Greer in the subway.]]
subway.
* DangerouslyGenreSavvy: Greer, as per usual. [[spoiler: For every method the Machine has of tracking him - security camera, audio analysis, GPS - Greer has a counter. So Root borrows Bear and tracks him by scent.]]



* EvilAllAlong: Lapointe. [[spoiler: And Davis. Sevon, too.]]

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* EvilAllAlong: Lapointe. [[spoiler: And Davis. Sevon, too.]]



* HaveYouToldAnyoneElse: [[spoiler: Sevon]] to Maria.

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* HaveYouToldAnyoneElse: [[spoiler: Sevon]] Sevon to Maria.



* HijackedByGanon: The case of the week seems like a standalone story, until a scene near the end reveals that Davis was working for [[spoiler:Greer and Decima]] the whole time.

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* HijackedByGanon: The case of the week seems like a standalone story, until a scene near the end reveals that Davis was working for [[spoiler:Greer Greer and Decima]] Decima the whole time.



** How does Root finally foil all of Greer's counter-surveillance tricks and find Greer? [[spoiler:She uses Bear to track him by scent.]]

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** How does Root finally foil all of Greer's counter-surveillance tricks and find Greer? [[spoiler:She She uses Bear to track him by scent.]]



* NotSoDifferent: Greer tries this approach with Root when they finally meet. [[spoiler:He points out that she understands what is coming, pointing out that he believes that she isn't crazy. Given her motives, who knows what she would choose.]]

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* NotSoDifferent: Greer tries this approach with Root when they finally meet. [[spoiler:He He points out that she understands what is coming, pointing out that he believes that she isn't crazy. Given her motives, who knows what she would choose.]]



* TheSingularity: What [[spoiler:Greer]] hints will happen.

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* TheSingularity: What [[spoiler:Greer]] Greer hints will happen.



* WorkingTheSameCase: [[spoiler: It turns out that this week's Number and Root's pursuit of Greer and Samaritan are connected; Maria's boss stole the generators and delivered them to Greer, who's using them to power Samaritan.]]

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* WorkingTheSameCase: [[spoiler: It turns out that this week's Number and Root's pursuit of Greer and Samaritan are connected; Maria's boss stole the generators and delivered them to Greer, who's using them to power Samaritan.]]


->''I have an idea.--but it's going to require a smoke screen and a big-ass truck.''
-->'''-Reese'''

->'' You have some things that don't belong to you-- two hard drives, a superconducting chip, and six generators. Which means, either you're planning to bring Samaritan on line or you're the world's most ambitious gamer.''
-->'''-Root,''' confronting Greer

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->''I have an idea.--but it's going to require a smoke screen and a big-ass truck.''
-->'''-Reese'''

->'' You

->''"You
have some things that don't belong to you-- two hard drives, a superconducting chip, and six generators. Which means, either you're planning to bring Samaritan on line or you're the world's most ambitious gamer.''
-->'''-Root,'''
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-->-- '''Root'''
confronting Greer


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!!Tropes present in this episode include

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* OddCouple: Shaw and Fusco.


* MadeOfIron: Reese walks away from a CarCushion. The man he landed on top of? Not so lucky.

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* MadeOfIron: Reese walks away from smashes through a window while fighting a mook and falls four stories onto a CarCushion. Reese walks away. The man he landed on top of? Not so lucky.

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* AnAxeToGrind: Fusco hurls a fire axe into the wall as a warning shot.


* NewEraSpeech: Greer decides to forego this, as he believes Root holds the same ideals.

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* NewEraSpeech: Greer decides to forego this, as he believes Root holds the same ideals.ideals, or at least the [[DeusEstMachina same view of the endgame]].

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* DiplomaticImpunity: Which tends to get revoked when you shoot another diplomat.


* HiddenDepths: Fusco buys Shaw a drink for Persian New Year.

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* HiddenDepths: After claiming ignorance of anything outside the US, Fusco buys Shaw a drink for Persian New Year.

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* NewEraSpeech: Greer decides to forego this, as he believes Root holds the same ideals.

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