either that or he turns all Lord of the Flies with them...
I think it will be more on this end then him going back to being a kid.
After shooting your own mom, you pretty much never go back to being a kid.
I do hope though that he sees that there are OTHER kids that are around, he's not the only kid in this sea of adults.
The writer's pretty much gave themselves a clean slate as far as "where will this all go"
There is no current outside force that will over run the prison - but they can make one.
There is currently no one going bat shit crazy - but they can make one.
There is currently no one missing or in need of rescue..
see my point.
The writers have given the viewers a rare chance to inhale and exhale before the next marathon season comes up....will be interested in seeing where they take it.