Mayans M.C. Season 2 Episode 1: Xbalanque
The season two premiere of Mayans M.C. was full of excitement and had fans rejoicing its return. Kurt Sutter’s biker drama (he did officially step away from production) started with two teens defacing a metal wall with graffiti. They run into a cemetery. E.Z. is driving a school bus filled with children of various ages. Coco is smoking in the back.
A cop pulls up behind with lights and sirens wailing. After a suspenseful moment the cop speeds past the bus. Audible sighs are heard from E.Z. and Coco.
The boys are on their way to a secret drug manufacturing facility making heroin. The bricks will be placed in backpacks belonging to the children on the bus to be distributed to buyers at a later time.
Angel is helping Luisa (formerly known as Adelita) and the rebels to a farmhouse. Luisa is five or six months pregnant.
Emily and Miguel are at the charred ruins of a building destroyed by wildfire. Emily will be handling the renovation.
Bishop is in the meeting with the elders of the M.C. they are discussing drug drops at the school and prison in Tempe and Tucson Arizona. The Mayans branch there will handle it from there.
Coco and E.Z. will travel to Morocco. Alvarez is working for Galindo who has turned against Potter. The Mayans pretend to join forces with mercenaries Potter has hired to take out the rebels. In reality the M.C. has placed the lowest of the low as decoys. The Mayans and mercs burst in killing and destroying data.
Unfortunately for Luisa her spy gets caught. The child is a mute and the mercs plan on torturing or killing her. The Mayans instead trick the mercs. Bishop says his men dropped a phone while looking for it Coco shoots one. Bishop stabs another through the neck and E.Z. strangles a third with jumper cables. They take the girl back to Luisa.
Potter pays Felipe a visit at his father’s shop. He lets Felipe know he wants to reminisce about his past and to expect future visitations.
Emily’s mother in law has cancer. Despite being nice to Emily she disapproves of her as a mother. The scene cuts to Potter sharing bad habit stories with his female colleague.
Happy and Chucky are at the scrapyard. Guns are being hid in a metal barrel resembling a keg. After Jax’s death Samcro is still into gun running. The Mayans are to help the Sons to not get caught by the feds.
Emily gives Miguel an ultimatum be home by 4. She refuses to take Miguel’s mother to the doctor. She has a meeting with investors.
E.Z. asks for background information on Happy. In a earlier scene Happy meets Felipe when he goes to the yard to talk to E.Z. Happy is nervous Felipe will ID him.He leaves quickly to avoid running into the Reyes boys.
There is another meeting in the chapel. The Tucson branch claims the heroin was stolen. Bishop calls E.Z. who confirms the package was tempered with. Taza tests the heroin it turns blue from a chemical reaction. Its not pure but already cut with a substance such as flour or powdered sugar just to name a few. Cutting allows the pure to be diluted and sold at the same price as pure but less product.
They take the Tucson member responsible for the pick up to get his just dues for tampering and stealing the product.
The merc who’s men died at the hands of the Mayans wants Luisa dead. Potter begins to smell a rat. Instead of taking his mother to the doctor Miguel and Alvarez move Luisa they know her and the unborn baby’s life is in danger.
Bishop,Coco,and Taza tell E.Z. he must make peace with Angel their feud is affecting the M.C.
Emily confronts Miguel. The tension is high but instead of having the fight she wants ,she tells him to go to bed. As she starts to go upstairs she asks Miguel who fathered Luisa’s child. He replies he doesn’t know.
Happy rummages through a trunk filled with weapons and pulls out a wanted poster of sorts for Felipe and his wife. Last season its revealed Happy killed Angel and E.Z.’s mother. As the episode closes E.Z. goes to Angels house and reveals he knows who killed their mother.
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