"CARVER: People go ‘away’, to Hell or whatever, and then in the writer’s room you’re sort of like ‘well we’re not really going to show it.’ And this year we’re showing [Purgatory]. We spend a lot of time, a lot of time, telling almost three separate stories. What happened with each of them when they were separate from each other, and each [with] a very specific, strong story. INTERVIEWER: That’s Sam, Dean and Cas? CARVER: Yeah."
— Jeremy Carver re: SPN season 8 [x
] (via maevel