For her upcoming 18th birthday, Buffy declines the Scooby gang's offer of a big party, hoping to celebrate with quiet reflection and a traditional trip to the ice show with her father. But Buffy doesn't know that preparations are being made for a life-threatening rite of passage that drains the slayer of her powers and then entraps her with a powerful and psychotic vampire foe. Written by
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David Fury, who created the character of Quentin Travers, says in the DVD commentary that he wanted a "very British" name, and combined the names of Quentin Crisp and P.L. Travers
(author of "Mary Poppins"). See more
At approximately 2:49 into the episode, when Buffy is fighting the vamp on the playground, as she is about to say "Okay, so let's try it again," a boom mic dips down from the upper left-hand corner. See more
Wow, that was really funny-lookin'. Could you do it again?
I'll kill you for that.
For that? What were you trying to kill me for before?
Referenced in Angel: Spin the Bottle
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Theme
Written by Nerf Herder
Performed by Brandon K. Verrett See more