I think The Answer should have been a two parter, or at least have a follow up episode focusing on garnet.
When garnet meets rose and talks about herself you could tell it was about her reflecting on her sexuality (one of her lines: How I feel? I feel… uh, lost… and scared… and happy. W-why am I so sure that I’d rather be this than everything I was supposed to be, and that I’d rather do this than anything I was supposed to do).
I would’ve loved to see garnet become more confident and comfortable with who she is and develop her more stoic and imposing nature. I mean she went from being terrified of Pearl and incredibly self conscious and apologetic to totally willing to talk about how great it is being her