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'Mad Men' recap: 'The Quality of Mercy'

'Mad Men' recap: 'The Quality of Mercy'

"The quality of mercy is not strained.”

The title for this episode comes from Shakespeare’s “Merchant of Venice.” On this Father’s Day, Don could use mercy from his daughter and himself. Instead we find him curled up in a fetal position on his couch, ready to admit defeat.

The penultimate episode didn’t pull any last-second twists, like Sally walking in on Don and Sylvia. That is, except for the fact that Bob Benson is not who we think he is …