David Rosen (Josh Malina) tries to explain himself to Susan Ross (Artemis Pebdani) after she finds out he lied AGAIN. He loves her. He thinks she’s amazing. Susan knows this. She just doesn’t want to be with someone who doesn’t truly believe in her. So she dumps him. From Season 5, Episode 20, "Trump Card" of Scandal, which airs THURSDAYS 9|8c on ABC.