In a new clip from "A.W.O.L.", the next episode of "Arrow," Felicity learns to adjust to her new way of life, even as she confronts the ghosts of her past.
"The wheelchair is the beginning of Felicity's story this year, not the end of it," executive producer Marc Guggenheim explained to Entertainment Weekly. "I read online people saying, 'Oh, lighter season my ass.' I would argue that for 'Arrow,' this is lighter. What's particularly lighter is Felicity's reaction to her injury and the way she handles it."
According to the official episode description, "Diggle (David Ramsey) must learn to trust his brother Andy (guest star Eugene Byrd) when an enemy of their wartime past, an agent of the criminal organization Shadowspire, pays a visit to Star City. However, Diggle learns more than he bargained for about their shared time at war. Meanwhile, Oliver (Stephen Amell) has to learn a whole new way of life. Charlotte Brandstrom directed the episode."