Each week William Lee and Nina Metz recap and discuss the first season of “The Chi,” which airs 9 p.m. Sundays on Showtime.
Note: Spoilers ahead
Nina Metz: A theme emerged this episode: Who can you talk to? The men (and boy) of “The Chi” aren’t talking about what’s going on — what’s really going on — to anyone, especially the women in their lives. And this leaves them emotionally isolated and carrying everything inside.
Ronnie (Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine) blew off his home-cooked dinner with Tracy (Tai’isha Davis) because he’s drowning in the realization that he shot the wrong kid. That leaves Tracy hurt and...