Originally Posted by ElderBoss
I had two main gripes with the final episode:
1. The implausibility of Vernon taking the boat. It just doesn't make sense. Vernon's group was secure, stocked with food and medicine and no longer under the threat of Crawford. He understood Lee's plight, having lost his own daughter. WHY would Vernon dismiss all of this to risk Lee and Clem's lives, while at the same time leaving his safe haven for the risks presented by the boat? Far-fetched.
Agreed. Especially considering Vernon explicitly said hopping on a boat without a clear destination was a stupid idea. The only thing I can figure is he was a much better liar than anyone gave him credit for.