The characters and situations herein are the property of Joss Whedon, Mutant Enemy, 20th Century Fox, etc.; they are used without permission, intent of infringement or expectation of profit. The following story is male/male slash and is rated NC17 for language and violent and sexual content. If you are underage, uninterested in homoerotic content, easily disturbed and/or my friends Rodney and Jesse, you should read no further. This episode takes place just before, during and immediately after the Season Four episode "Calvary" and contains spoilers through that point.
Constructive comments about the story are very welcome. Character-, relationship-, season-, plotline- or show-bashing are not. Err on the side of caution. Please send comments to Yahtzee63@aol.com. All thanks to those who read and gave advice: Rheanna, Corinna, Deepa and everyone at the Angel Fanfic Workshop. This is for Karen, the Fabulista, who loves ATS, calls me screaming happily after the credits roll and is in all other ways a joy.