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"The Dance of Love" is the eighteenth episode of Season Thirteen and the 295th overall of Criminal Minds.


The BAU travels to Chicago to capture an unsub who places roses alongside each victim. Also, Rossi receives a visit from one of his ex-wives.

Guest Cast

Referenced Criminals


  • "You Better Change Your Way of Lovin" by Gerald Wilson
  • "Oh Boy (You've Really Got It Made)" by Bobby Caldwell
  • "I'll Be Easy to Find" by Johnny Mathis

Bookend Quotes

  • Tara Lewis: "Perhaps when we find ourselves wanting everything, it is because we are dangerously close to wanting nothing." – Sylvia Plath
  • David Rossi: "No matter how far we travel, the memories will follow in the baggage car." – August Strindberg


Criminal Minds Episodes