From Heather M of The Televixen:
Link: Jane Maggs and Adrienne Mitchell talk Bellevue S1 and the season finale
“Originally, and it might have been my own bleakness, I felt like Annie needed to let him go and run away, even though he’s done these terrible things. Despite that, she understands him. In another version, he needed to go away and get some help, but the cleaner version is that he has to die.” Continue reading.