Sookie contemplates being a normal human, Russell spreads his terror among humans and Ruby Jean confronts Tara.
After being in a hideout since he was released from his cement grave, Russell Edgington is back to bring fear to Bon Temps in the next episode of "True Blood". Feeling to have been born again and gaining his power back, he no longer hesitates to show up in public.
Being taken into prison again, Eric and Bill believe they were used to deliver Roman's killer right to the leader of the Vampire Authority. Eric suggests that his sister Nora might have something to do with this trap.
Amidst the betrayal among the vampire community, Salome shows where her true allegiances lie. Sookie considers life without faerie powers and begins draining her power, Alcide braces for a fight and Ruby Jean confronts Tara only to get threatened back.
Lafayette visits Jesus' grandfather and searches for Jesus' body, Sam locates the shooters, while Hoyt finds a new group of friends.
"In the Beginning" will air Sunday, July 22 at 9 P.M. ET on HBO.