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'TURN: Washington's Spies' recap: General haunted by agonizing choice
'TURN: Washington's Spies' recap: General haunted by agonizing choice

Driven to near-insanity by an agonizing decision he must make, Gen. George Washington (Ian Kahn) enlists the aid of his trusted servant Billy Lee (Gentry White) on “Valley Forge,” Episode 207 of AMC’s “TURN: Washington’s Spies.” Billy summons a physician after Washington experiences a terrible hallucination supposedly caused by “acute melancholia.” “It is brought on by a deep moral conflict within the soul,” Dr. James Thacher (Scott Poythress) explains. “In the most extreme cases, the patient succumbs to madness.” “You are to spare me no quarter,” Washington orders Billy once they’re alone....

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