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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Angel and Giles suggest that the Chumash spirit, Hus, is seeking the strongest warrior. Dean Guerrero is briefly considered to be the one who is sought; guerrero is the Spanish word for warrior. See more
When Xander falls into the hole whole digging there is one brief shot when he on laying on the ground, his shirt has gone from gray to black (probably the stunt guy). See more
First Thanksgiving on my own, and we all got through it.
And you know what? I think my syphilis is clearin' right up.
And they say romance is dead. Or maybe they just wish it.
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