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"A Good Husband" is the twelfth episode of Season Twelve and the 267th overall of Criminal Minds.


The BAU is called to Palm Springs, California, to investigate the discovery of heavily damaged male bodies. Meanwhile, Reid struggles with juggling between the demands of his job and caring for his mother.

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  • "On Top" by Johnny Ruffo

Bookend Quotes[]

  • David Rossi: "A good husband makes a good wife." – John Florio
  • Emily Prentiss: "Nothing is more sad than the death of an illusion." – Arthur Koestler

Criminal Minds Episodes