“Buffy stares at him, his words hitting home. She looks exhausted, and terribly sad. She shuts her eyes. He lunges, shooting his arm out, the sword straight at her face. Without opening her eyes she slams her palms together over the blade, stopping it an inch from her face. She opens her eyes, meets his gaze, and realizes what she has is herself.”
From now on, we won’t just face our worst fears, we will seek them out. We will find them, and cut out their hearts one by one. There is only one thing on this earth more powerful than evil, and that’s us.