The Serenity responds to a distress call from Nandi, an old friend of Inara's, who is running a brothel on the moon of Deadwood. The unsavory leader of the moon's only town where the brothel is located has gotten Petaline, one the girls, pregnant and is demanding that he be given the baby. Nandi enlists the help of the crew of Serenity to defend the brothel and keep the baby with its mother. Written by
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This episode was nominated for a Hugo Award for Dramatic Presentation: Short Form. See more
In the final between Rance and Mal, Mal tosses away his handgun before hitting Rance the final time with his fist. In the distant shot of that scene, Mal still has the gun in his hand as Rance falls, holding it by the barrel, as if he hit Rance with it as a club. See more
Well, lady, I must say, you're my kind of stupid.
The Ballad of Serenity (Instrumental)
Written by Joss Whedon
Performed by Sonny Rhodes See more