September 9th, 2010

Season 8 - The Chain

The Long Way Home, Part One

There's a reason I've been a fan of the Buffyverse for thirteen years now. There's a reason I can rewatch episodes again and again and still find new meaning within. There's a reason why I've stuck with the comics for over three years now.

When you finally get the big picture, when the story begins to reveal itself, when it all just clicks, when you have that epiphany you can go back to the beginning and see the great care and precision of the storytelling.

In light of my recent essay on the overall meaning of Season 8, I'm going back to the beginning.  Here's my close reading of...

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