In the most talked about scene from AMC’s Fear The Walking Dead season 3 episode 14 titled ‘El Matadero’, Daniel finally sees Ofelia again.
Ever since learning that Daniel Salazar was not dead from the fire on the Abigail plantation, fans of Fear The Walking Dead have been waiting to see a reunion between him and his daughter on the popular AMC zombie drama series.
That moment was all lined up to happen in season 3 episode 14 titled ‘El Matadero’, but the discovery that Ofelia had been bitten by a walker in the ventilation system of the bunker cut the window of opportunity short.
Still, that moment (sort of) came in episode 314 as shared in this Talked About Scene titled ‘Daniel’s Reunion w/ Ofelia’ from the official YouTube channel of AMC:
After Madison helped Ofelia outside the bazaar to meet with her father, she and Madison waited for the group from the dam to arrive with the water.
Ofelia kept going in and out of consciousness as she attempted to fight off her inevitable fate from her bite. Meanwhile, Madison continued to root for Ofelia to stay with them, at least until she saw her father again.
Just as the truck was pulling up, Madison thought the reunion would happen. Telling Ofelia that he has arrived, she realized that she was motionless and lifeless. In sadness and panic, she did her best to bring her back but failed.
Off-screen, the door to the water truck could be heard opening and closing. Daniel approached the two. Madison attempted to stop him to explain the situation, but he continued to Ofelia, finding her dead body waiting for him.
Daniel said her name a few times, but she was unresponsive. In anger, he pointed a gun at Madison and demanded to know what happened. After telling him. Madison walked away while Daniel put a bullet in Ofelia’s head.
What did you think of this scene from Fear The Walking Dead episode 314? Were you hoping to see Daniel and Ofelia reunite in ‘El Matadero’? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.