Characters: Buffy, Giles.
Written For: Challenge 2: The King Must Die at drabblesoup.
Spoilers/Setting: Somewhere in Season Two.
Summary: Buffy is a little confused about what her mission is this time.
Disclaimer: I don’t own BtVS, or the characters. They belong to the wonderful Joss Whedon.
“The king must die, Buffy, otherwise his minions will keep on coming,” Giles said with impressive calm.
“Didn’t I do this already with the Master?”
“Completely different circumstances. We’re not talking about vampires but demons; they’re a very different kettle of fish.”
“So they’re fish demons?”
Giles shoved a hand through his hair, somewhat flustered. “Well, yes, I suppose they are in a manner of speaking, or perhaps more reptilian in nature, but that’s beside the point. The king controls them all, and will continue creating more servants until he himself is killed.”
“This king; does he wear a crown?”