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"Inner Beauty" is the twentieth episode of Season Eleven and the 253rd overall of Criminal Minds.


The BAU searches for a serial killer who is intentionally disfiguring victims. Also, Rossi finds himself in an awkward reunion with his ex-wife, Hayden Montgomery, who kept his daughter, Joy, a secret from him for nearly thirty years.

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Bookend Quotes[]

  • David Rossi: "I imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, they will be forced to deal with pain." — James Baldwin
  • David Rossi: "Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul." — St. Augustine

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