Fitz Helps Abby Forgive Herself
Abby (Darby Stanchfield) has a power struggle with the President (Tony Goldwyn) after he goes against her Air Force One wishes. Abby tells Fitz he can't blame her for Olivia killing Andrew Nichols. After all, Abby was just doing her job. She runs the Oval, the President runs the country. Fitz sees the turmoil Andrew's death and crossing Olivia is causing her and encourages his chief of staff to find a way to forgive herself and climb out of the darkness. From Season 5, Episode 19, "Buckle Up" of Scandal, which airs THURSDAYS 9|8c on ABC.