“Inmates” is the tenth episode of the fourth season of the post-apocalyptic horror television series The Walking Dead; it aired on AMC on February 16, 2014. In this episode — written by Matthew Negrete and Channing Powell and directed by Tricia Brock, which follows the episode focusing on Rick, Carl, and Michonne — the other survivors of the prison assault deal with recent losses and decide whether or not to try reuniting with each other. This episode marks the return of Carol Peletier (Melissa McBride), who has been absent since the fourth episode of Season 4. Scott Wilson and David Morrissey are no longer featured in the opening titles. Upon airing, the episode was watched by 13.34 million viewers, and received an 18-49 rating of 6.8.