Joyce faints while at home, and while the gang is at the hospital, Dawn discovers that Riley's heartbeat is off the charts, but Riley ignores it. When Buffy enlists the Initiative's help, Riley gets angry and runs, and he eventually admits to Buffy that he's afraid they'll make him a normal guy, causing her to lose interest in him. She manages to get him to the Initiative doctor, only to find that Spike has forced the doctor to remove his chip... Written by
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When Marcie sits in a class full of invisible students, she opens a textbook to the chapter "Assassination and Infiltration". The actual text below it, however, is the lyrics to the Beatles' "Happiness is a Warm Gun" (with the edit 'Joy is a hot revolver'). See more
Spike, I just saw you taste your own nose blood. You know what? I'm too grossed out to hear anything you have to say. Go home.
It's blood. That's what I do.
References Dawson's Creek
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Theme
Written by Nerf Herder
Performed by Brandon K. Verrett See more