Even by Sunnydale standards, pupils and teachers have disturbing illusions which make them do crazy things. Giles soon realizes that is a poltergeist, and insists it must be his Jenny, but Willow's research in her PC -preparing to take over her computing classes- points to the 1955 incident Buffy witnesses in a vision, when student James Stanley shot dead his teacher and lover Grace Newman, one of them is the ghost stuck in reliving the fatal tragedy, especially as its anniversary is on the high school's annual, now approaching Sadie Hawkins Dance with gender role reversal. Willow plans an elaborate exorcism, but the ghost plays dirty. Angelus' appearance changes everything... Written by
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About ten minutes into the episode, after Buffy has had the vision in class, a reflection of the boom mic as Buffy and Xander walk through a doorway, is clearly visible. See more
He killed a person and killed himself. Those are pretty much two of the dumbest things you could do.
I know, but... Well, don't you feel kind of bad for them?
Sure I feel lousy. For her. He's a murderer and he should pay for it.
With his life?
No, he should be doing sixty years in a prison, breaking rocks and making special friends with Roscoe the Weightlifter.
Yikes. The quality of mercy is not Buffy.
I Only Have Eyes for You
Music by Harry Warren
Lyrics by Al Dubin
Performed by The Flamingos See more