It now appears that Cole has gladly stepped up to take over the role, and we could see their romance blossom in the coming weeks.
Next episode, ‘Find Me’, sees Daryl (Norman Reedus) and Carol (Melissa McBride) investigating an old cabin that stirs up memories from Daryl’s past.
Season 10C will also return to Negan’s (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) life in the early days of the apocalypse.
Now Lauren Cohan is once again a principal member of the cast, her story is expected to continue in the 11th and final season, which could be building towards a happy ending with Cole.
The Walking Dead season 10 continues Sunday, March 7 on AMC and the following Monday on Fox.