Spoiler warning: This article contains spoilers for Season 9 Episode 10 of The Walking Dead.
The Whisperers have proven themselves to be one of the most terrifying threats in The Walking Dead, and learning more about them has only made them scarier.
In Sunday night’s episode of The Walking Dead, “Omega,” the mysterious origin of the Whisperers began to unravel as the captured Whisperer Lydia recalls the early days of her and her family surviving after the zombie outbreak first began.
In flashbacks and conversations with Henry and Daryl, Lydia recalls how her mother handled the crisis unfolding in the South, how quickly she turned into a compassion-less person who would do anything she could to survive, even killing her own husband. …