The Master: Welcome. Buffy: Thanks for having me. You know, you really ought to talk to your contractor. Looks like you’ve got some water damage. The Master: Oh, good. The feeble banter portion of the fight. Why don’t we just cut to the... [She shoots her crossbow and he catches the arrow] The Master: Nice shot.
Buffy: So that's it, huh? I remember the drill: one slayer dies, the next one's called. I wonder who she is. Will you train her or will they send someone else? Giles: Buffy, I... Buffy: Does it say how he's gonna kill me? Do you think it'll hurt? [Angel walks to her and she moves] Buffy: Don't touch me! Were you even gonna tell me? Giles: I was hoping I wouldn't have to, that there was some way around it. Buffy: I've got a way around it: I quit. Giles: It's not that simple. Buffy: I'm making it that simple! I quit! I resign! I'm fired! You can find someone else to stop The Master from taking over. Giles: I'm not sure that anyone else can. All the signs indicate... Buffy: Signs? [She throws books at him] Buffy: Read me the signs! Tell me my fortune! You're so useful, sitting here with all of your books! You're really a lot of help! Giles: No, I don't suppose I am. Angel: I know this is hard. Buffy: What do you know about this? You're never gonna die. Angel: You think I want anything to happen to you? Do you think I could stand it? We just gotta figure out a way... Buffy: I already did. I quit, remember? Pay attention. Giles: Buffy, if The Master rises... Buffy: I don't care! I don't care. Giles, I'm 16 years old. I don't wanna die.