The final season of Agents of SHIELD began back in May had has already seen some exciting twists and turns. One of the most fun additions to season seven has been Enver Gjokaj, who is reprising his role as Daniel Sousa from Agent Carter. The SHIELD team rescued Sousa from his death in 1955, so he was forced to join them and leave his life behind in order to preserve the timeline. During the latest episode, "Adapt or Die," Sousa found himself in a tight Spot with Daisy Johnson (Chloe Bennet). The two were kidnapped by Nathanial Malick, who was hoping to steal Daisy's Inhuman powers. The experiment left Daisy weak and near-death, so Sousa attempted to keep her awake and alive by telling her the tale of his war injury. When he discovers she managed to steal a piece of glass during her torture, Sousa uses it get them free. After taking out some enemies, Sousa carries Daisy to safety and from there, the new Sousy ship was born.
Despite the fact that many Agent Carter fans shipped Sousa with Peggy Carter and many Agents of SHIELD fans have wanted to see Daisy come out as queer, folks couldn't help but find themselves shipping Daisy and Sousa after last night's episode. Many people have taken to Twitter to express their surprise in supporting this potential romantic duo, and some of the tweets were even liked by Bennet, which gives us hope that the romance could become canon. Considering there are only seven episodes left in the series, no one saw this last-minute ship coming, but we're now fully invested. Check out some of the tweets from new Sousy shippers below...
All aboard the Daisy/Sousa train??? 😳😳 #AgentsofSHIELD— Stephanie // art + fic, quarantine style (@eclecticmuses) July 2, 2020
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So Much Happened
Can we talk about how I cried when Daniel called Daisy her first name, and then told her his WWII story, while cradling her? And when Jemma asked if he wanted to leave and he said "I'm right where I need to be"? AND HOW DAISY KEPT MUMBLING ABOUT JIAYING??#AgentsofSHIELD— Kerah Adriana Bundy (@kerah_bundy) July 2, 2020
If It's Gotta Be A Man...
I’m not a huge daisy/Sousa fan cause she deserves a gf but hey, after this scene if she HAS to end up with a man I guess Sousa is the best man there is🤧 pic.twitter.com/oPRPjeMPB2— ʜᴇʀsʜᴇʏ | aos spoilers (@scrletdaisies) July 2, 2020
Sousa Really Is Perfect
sousa helping and comforting daisy when she’s hurt. that’s it. that’s the tweet. pic.twitter.com/EC4MdZzP1k— 𝕒𝕧𝕒𝕣𝕖𝕖𝕤.𝕞𝕒𝕣𝕧𝕖𝕝 ☾ (@AvareesM) July 2, 2020
"Hate To Say It"
i hate to say it but a small part of me was shipping daisy and sousa even though i believe in the lesbian daisy and peggysous supremacypic.twitter.com/TsAxYvhgRU— cami | kay's lovebot | JANA DAYY!! (@wyliesdaya) July 2, 2020
after tonight's episode maybe I'm not so against Sousa/Daisy pic.twitter.com/4WbxULiSmj— nick | aos spoilers! (@fitzgrayson_) July 2, 2020
So Many Feels
“i got you” 😭 pic.twitter.com/nlqzTNoYRC— shriya | DAISY’S DAY (@daisythors) July 2, 2020
"Sousa Just Hits Different"
Daisy was never starved for romantic partners, but Sousa just hits different. It hurts so much to know that things didn't work out with him & Peggy, but if it means he can still find a partner who takes him as he is &can reciprocate feelings, I'm here for it. Damn it, I ship it. https://t.co/Q7HR1JqjSd— Some call me Jay (@paragonpostcard) July 2, 2020
Are you an official member of the new Sousy ship? Tell us in the comments!
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