The human I know is a real giver. More than anyone around campus he gives of himself, to you, even when the going has been exhaustingly rough.
When a 14 hour day has finished, and the sweat and grime has covered his aching posture from a hot afternoon of creating the greatest survivor story ever told, Norman pulls over in his Jeep to give you a hug and take photos…
—  April 19, 2015 - Robert K Maxfield 

[Seeing Carl almost raped and the experience with the claimers] will not be glossed over. This is not a show that introduces things like that into a character’s past and then doesn’t deal with them. It will be very much at the forefront when it comes to Rick, Carl and even Daryl’s character as we move forward. - Robert Kirkman (x)