Episode 264 – You Take the Thirty Thousand On the Left

Episode discussed: Angel 5×22 Not Fade Away

Not Fade Away

Written by Joss Whedon & Jeffrey Bell; Directed by Jeffrey Bell

Angel and friends make their move against The Circle of the Black Thorn. Discussion points include:

  • The end of all things
  • The fate of Angel’s soul
  • Harmony’s turn
  • Tolkien’s “long defeat” or not?
  • Lonely battles
  • Wesley’s end and Lorne’s exit
  • The fight’s just beginning
  • Further adventures in the comics
  • Cultural impacts
  • Favorite arcs and episodes

About Katherine Sas

Graduate of Messiah College and Signum University with degrees in literature. I'm a student of the imaginative literature, TV, and film, particularly Tolkien and the Inklings, Doctor Who, and the fairy tale tradition.

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