AND SO IT BEGINS — Hope (Danielle Rose Russell) finds herself in a race against the clock as the threat of the prophecy looms and the pressure to rescue the Saltzmans grows.  Meanwhile, Alaric’s (Matthew Davis) attempt to keep his family safe leads him to make a difficult decision.  Aria Shahghasemi, Kaylee Bryant, Jenny Boyd, Peyton Alex Smith, Quincy Fouse and Chris Lee also star.  Jeff Hunt directed the episode written by Brett Matthews & Thomas Brandon (#213). Original airdate 2/13/2020