That Awkward Moment when Leon walks in on Merlin and Mordred making Osgar's grave and Merlin gives his poetry excuse.
That Awkward Moment when Leon and the knights gossip over Merdred.
That Awkward Moment when Arthur seems to have forgotten that Mordred isn't a little kid anymore.
That Awkward Moment when all the Knights go riding back to front wearing their breeches inside out because Merlin told them to.
That Awkward Moment when Mordred is so naive and innocent that he doesn't realise that the Knights are playing a trick on him and he continues to ride back to front for the rest of the quest.
That Awkward Moment when that's the reason why Mordred kills Arthur.
That Awkward Moment when it turns out that it isn't Mordred killing Arthur but Morgana disguised as Mordred.
That Awkward Moment when Mordred finds out that Merlin tried to kill him - Stephy-Lou Clark-Weasley

That awkward moment when Merlin says "I'm not sure that there's a great deal to smile about." and you know Arthur's thinking "He'd smile if I hugged him."
That awkward moment when you were waiting for the aforementioned hug and it never happened.
That awkward moment when Arthur lifts Mordred up at the end of the episode and you notice where he put his hands. -georgieporgiepuddingandpie

That awkward moment when Merlin realizes whenever someone shows him the future he freaks out and makes it happen.
That awkward moment when people stop showing Merlin the future because he can't handled it.
That awkward moment when Gwaine got knocked out several times this episode but doesn't get brain damage.
That awkward moment when you realize he must be filling the shows knocked out knight quota this episode.
That awkward moment when Arthur and Gwen seem like they've been married 33 years not 3, and not in a good way.-TheHaloFreak

That awkward moment when Merlin fails to recognize that protecting Arthur (from Mordred or otherwise) would be easier if magic was permitted and he didn't have to use it secretly.
That awkward moment when Merlin only gave that answer because keeping secrets makes him feel cooler.
That awkward moment when Merlin goes up to Arthur and gets ignored because Arthur is too busy talking to Mordred.
That awkward moment when Gwen is suddenly wearing a new dress and your first thought is that now she's a water type.
That awkward moment when Mordred and Arthur are acting like father and son and Arthur looks questionably young for such things.
That awkward moment when Mordred betrays Camelot because all the knights were teasing him too much.
That awkward moment when every dramatic aspect of this episode's plot was done better in previous episodes and you flail angrily at your television because you hoped that by now someone would have grown a brain cell.
That awkward moment when Arthur refuses to trust Merlin's judgment about respecting a sacred shrine, but asks him to decide the fate of Camelot's stance on magic.
That awkward moment when Merlin claims that he's just a lowly servant after Arthur has already asked and followed his advice on matters before, repeatedly.
That awkward moment when you think Merlin is about to start a magic fight with Mordred because he approached the sorcerer's grave.
That awkward moment when you suddenly dislike Gwaine.
That awkward moment when you see the next episode's previews and wonder if Elyan will be getting a personality now.
That awkward moment when an episode leaves you wanting to slap everyone in Camelot.
That awkward moment when you feel like the Disir and Uther should get together and have Autocratic Jerk-themed tea parties.
That awkward moment when the Disir calls Merlin sorcerer/Emrys in front of Arthur because they're mad he's letting Arthur condemn himself.
That awkward moment when you actually believed Merlin's magic might be revealed and then told yourself it was much too early in the season for excitement. -Meiu san

That awkward moment when you honestly belive that Arthur's going to call Merlin out when he appeares to be crying/having a great internal debate within himself and when Arthur doesn't, you get angry at him.
That awkward moment when you realize that it's futile to be angry at Arthur because it really shouldn't have come as a shock.
That awkward moment when you really have to pee, but you just can't tear yourself away form watching the episodes. -Katerina Riley

That awkward moment when 'riding at dawn' looks more like 'riding at noon'.
That awkward moment when 'within the hour' means 3 hours later.
That awkward moment where chainmail makes even the most buff knights appear to have gained a few pounds.
That awkward moment when Merlin starts marking graves on untouched land.
-Spamalot

That awkward moment when Mordred can ride better backwards than the rest of the knights put together
That awkward moment when the three Soothsayers are really just three Camelot knights that go left behind and played a prank because they were so annoyed, and the Osgar they found was actually just some random hobo
That awkward moment when Arthur tries to lift Mordred up but realises he's not strong enough/Mordred is too heavy
That awkward moment when Arthur keeps trying to set Merlin and Mordred up
That awkward moment when he thinks its actually working
That awkward moment when his Merdred dreams shatter after Merlin condemns Mordred to death
That awkward moment when he tells Leon, and then Leon tells him his theory of them being long-lost brothers - Guest

That awkward moment when Arthur complains that Merlin doesn't laugh at his jokes, and your first thought is that the marriage has gone stale. - Elensaa

The awkward moment when with the three scary women and self-fulfilling prophecy you suspect the writers may have ripped off Macbeth
The awkward moment when Arthur talks about undoing his father's work but forgets that he's knighted a druid. - Quickaremylife

That awkward moment when Arthur says Merlin hasn't smiled for days, and you realize he hasn't actually done so since the beginning of the season.
That awkward moment when your opinion of Merlin switched from "I love him" to "I'll KILL him"
That awkward moment when manly friendship demonstration go a little too far between Mordred and Arthur.
That awkward moment when Merlin realizes that as long as magic is banned in Camelot, sorcerers will keep on trying to destroy Arthur in order to bring it back, meaning pushing Arthur into banning him won't help protect Camelot at all, it will even make it more in danger.
That awkward moment when you couldn't concentrate on a scene because Gaius's nightdress was just too much.
That awkward moment when you start wondering if the Reveal will actually take place.
That awkward moment when Kilgharrah realizes it's his fault if all the bad people became bad people.
That awkward moment when the part with Morgana telling Gwen "I thought we could play a little game" was actually in the preview for 5x02.-Noemix

That awkward moment when Arthur's dressing screen is now in the middle of the room, thus blocking nothing from anyone who cares to look.
That awkward moment when everyone cares to look.
That awkward moment when Mordred kills Arthur due to embarrassment suffered during his initiation.
That awkward moment when Mordred looks to see if his breeches are on inside-out.
That awkward moment when Merlin doesn't block the spear sent after him.
That awkward moment when Kilgarrah tells Merlin he was wrong to summon him.
That awkward moment when everyone hears the dramatic music as Mordred appears alive. - caldera32


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