Xena is asked to come to the far kingdom of Chin to kill a person. She decides to do it, although Gabrielle doesn't understand why Xena is going to give up the last years she has dedicated to the Greater Good and become a murderer again. While they're travelling, Xena tells Gabrielle a story of her past which would explain what she is going to do. Written by
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The "new" Xena kills less often than then "old" Xena, but still quite often. In this episode, in the opening fight, Xena kills the Chinese sword-master with her chakram. The "new" Xena's body-count after this episode is 78. Gabrielle's body-count after this episode remains at 1. See more
Heaven endures and the Earth lasts a long time because they do not live for themselves.
Therefore, she who would live a long time, should live for others, serve others.
No Frock Tarts were killed during the production of this motion picture, although they wish they had been. See more
References Raiders of the Lost Ark