This week on Buffy and the Art of Story – Enemies (Season 3 Episode 17 of Buffy the Vampire Slayer), where Buffy engages in a dangerous charade to expose Faith.
(1) Does the episode play fair with the audience – or not?
(2) Escalating conflict between Buffy and Angel; and
(3) What makes Faith, as an antagonist, complex and compelling?
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Episode Transcript for Enemies
Coming Soon. (I promise, as Buffy might say.