Despite David Tennant’s neck beard (dear God, why?!) and the nasal whine that occasionally creeps into his best attempt at an American accent, I am on pins and needles waiting to find out not just who killed the boy but why.
But when he’s not pissing off the populace and cutting down his coworkers, we see that Carver’s secrets may be about to spill out. What is the medical condition that causes him to spill coffee and sprint to the restroom for a discreet injection? And how long before the enterprising reporter from San Francisco tells the good citizens of Gracepoint everything she knows about his past?
Why is the Danny’s skateboard squirreled away in the closet of Susan’s trailer?
What sort of history does the seemingly well-meaning priest have with Danny’s mother?
Where was Danny’s father the night of the murder, or is he actually the one who killed the boy - as the secret diary seems to imply?
What about the cash and the cocaine found when police searched the Solano house?