Tara is still on the loose and threatening her other friends, while Bill and Eric try to convince the Vampire Authority that they will help find Russell in return of their lives.
Alcide gets a visit from Debbie's parents in the next episode of "True Blood". As Gordon (Steve Rankin) and Barbara Pelt (Linda Purl) are searching for their daughter, they question the werewolf hunk who was believed to be the last one with her. On the other hand, Alcide feels that Sookie is hiding something from him and presses her to tell the truth.
Elsewhere, Bill and Eric try to dodge the execution by telling the Authority Chancellors and their leader that they can help find Russell. Seeing Russell's return as a huge disaster, Roman and Salome are likely to accept the offer. In the meantime, Nora has to endure the torture.
Meanwhile, Tara is still on the loose and goes on hunting, threatening the lives of her other former co-workers. Sookie goes to Fangtasia to ask for help from Pam, who is still caught up in her memories of Eric and the strange murders at the Comstock Brothel, but her request is denied.
Andy's alliance with Holly (Lauren Bowles) comes back to bite him in the butt. Jason bumps into an old high school teacher, but their reunion brings up conflicting feelings. Hoyt shows his other and wilder side, while Jessica meets someone who grows her appetite.
Titled "Whatever I Am, You Made Me", the third episode of "True Blood" season 5 will air Sunday, June 24 at 9/8c on HBO.