- Dean misses Cas terribly, and is being plagued by nightmares about him.
- Dean's drinking is getting worse, with some drinking on the job, a big hunter no-no.
- Dean and Sam are on better terms than they've been in a while, but Dean is still not opening up to Sam. Dean is getting tired of the job, and Sam knows something's wrong and wants to help.
- The witches in Friday's episode will be using lots of good--and gross-- spells, one of which involves bleeding cupcakes. Ewww...and, cool!!