Once Upon a Time... is the second of twelve episodes in Season Six of DEXTER, and the sixty-second overall episode of the series. It first aired 9 October 2011 on Showtime.

The estimated number of viewers for the episode during its original airing was 1.71 million.


To solve a mysterious and macabre murder, Homicide brings in Brother Sam, a minister with a criminal past whom Dexter recognizes as a fellow killer that might have found a cover as a local hero. Debra is surprised by two life-changing proposals - a marriage proposal from Joey Quinn and a promotion to Lieutenant by Tom Matthews. She accepts the second one, but not the first one.

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