It's Thanksgiving, and Buffy pushes Giles to host the gang 'as a real American'. Ankya finds her lover Xander particularly sexy in his new construction laborer's job, digging a deep hole during the ceremony for the newly built Cultural Center at UC Sunnydale, but he falls badly into an Indian grave inside the ancient mission, and thus releases the revengeful spirit of the Chumash warrior Hus, who can transform himself into green smoke or various animals, and starts by killing the curator with an 19 century ceremonial Chumash stone knife. The fact that Xander gets the very diseases (sick he seems as erotic to Ankya as sweating bare-chested) the Chumash contracted while virtually enslaved in the colonial era, and the choice of Hus's victims make Willow, who feels very guilty for the plight of the natives, and Giles, who insists Hus's victims are innocent, realize he must be after historical vengeance. Meanwhile Riley Finn's military Initiative commandos team continues implants rendering... Written by
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A crossover with Buffy and Angel. Angel's next episode "I Will Remember You" will feature Buffy. See more
Due to standards concerning cultural resource management a site survey would have been performed by archaeologists prior to ground breaking making it unlikely that the mission would have gone unnoticed before Xander started digging considering it is only a few inches beneath. See more
Wasn't exactly a perfect Thanksgiving.
I don't know, seemed kind of right to me. A bunch of anticipation, a big fight, and now we're all sleepy.
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