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Heart of Gold 

A Companion-trained friend of Inara's who runs a brothel on a remote planet calls for help from Serenity when a local reveals his intentions to take the baby from a woman he impregnated.

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Nandi
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Chari
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Rance Burgess (as Fredric Lane)
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Petaline (as Tracy Leah Ryan)
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Angie Hart ...
Lucy
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Inara receives a distress call from her old friend Nandi, who owns a brothel on a moon. Mal and his crew heads to the place and they learn that the leader of the town Rance Burgess has an infertile wife and the prostitute Petaline is pregnant of him. Now he wants the baby to raise with his family. Mal and his crew decide to help Nandi, Petaline and the other girls, defending the brothel from Rance Burgess. Meanwhile Mal an Nandi feel attracted for each other hurting the feelings of Inara. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Trivia

This episode was nominated for a Hugo Award for Dramatic Presentation: Short Form. See more »

Goofs

Baby Jonah is a fake baby doll when Rance Burgess comes out of the room after abducting it, then it turns back in to a real baby. See more »

Quotes

Inara Serra: How many babies have you actually delivered?
Simon: As the primary? This would be the first. You?
Inara Serra: My first too.
River: Mine too.
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Connections

References Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) See more »

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The Ballad of Serenity (Instrumental)
Written by Joss Whedon
Performed by Sonny Rhodes
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True Feelings
2 November 2016 | by (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – See all my reviews

Inara receives a distress call from her old friend Nandi, who owns a brothel on a moon. Mal and his crew heads to the place and they learn that the leader of the town Rance Burgess has an infertile wife and the prostitute Petaline is pregnant of him. Now he wants the baby to raise with his family. Mal and his crew decide to help Nandi, Petaline and the other girls, defending the brothel from Rance Burgess. Meanwhile Mal an Nandi feel attracted for each other hurting the feelings of Inara.

"Heart of Gold" is an episode of "Firefly" full of action and feelings. Inara shows her feelings for Mal but does not disclose to him. My vote is eight.

Title (Brazil): "Heart of Gold"


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