When it looks like Leo will be caught up in a DC sex scandal, Abby believes her own career is over. She begins typing her resignation letter and explains all the reasons why to Leo. She stands at the most powerful podium in the world, but that doesn?t stop the press from reporting on her appearance and her love life. It?s like being Leo?s girlfriend validates her or gives her an identity, despite her work, accomplishment and awards. Watch this scene from Scandal Season 4, Episode 16: It?s Good to Be Kink.