In the series finale, Angel reveals that his questionable moral behavior has been part of a bigger plan: to destroy The Circle of the Black Thorn and show the Senior Partners that the power of good can still make a difference. Wesley struggles with helping Illyria adapt to the world, scolding her for her attempts to take on Fred's form. As Gunn continues his quest of self-discovery, Lorne becomes more aware of the lack of happiness in the world. Harmony attempts to seduce Marcus Hamilton for information, Lindsey makes an important decision regarding his alliance, and Eve continues to deal with being mortal. As Spike comes closer to understanding the nature of heroism, Angel pays a visit to the one person he truly loves. On Angel's bidding, the gang goes out and spends each day as if it were their last... Written by
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Aside from Buffy guest stars the only regular/recurring characters to survive from the first season to the end of the fifth are Angel, a dying Gunn and non-regulars Kate Lochley and David Nabbit. The only characters to feature in the opening story of Buffy; TS (Welcome to the Hellmouth/The Harvest) and the final story of the Angel; TS are Angel and Harmony Kendall, both appearing in the first and last episodes of the Buffy/Angel verse. See more
During the exchange between Angel and Harmony near the beginning of the episode, Angel says that he doesn't recall what it is like to be human. Technically, he should remember, as he was human back in Season One's "I Will Remember You". See more
[performing in a pub at a poetry slam
My soul is wrapped in harsh repose / Midnight descends in raven-colored clothes / But soft. Behold! A sunlight beam / Cutting a swath of glimmering gleam / My heart expands, 'tis grown a bulge in it / Inspired by your beauty... effulgent.
Yeah! That was great, man!
Thank you. That was for Cecily. All right. This next one's called "The Wanton Folly of Me Mum".
The WB added a short "thank you" to the credits, thanking the creators for their work on the series. This angered many fans, who blame the WB for canceling the series. See more