There was a lot to be said for reincarnation. In her new form Buffy knew complete peace. She did not remember her former life, as many of the concepts associated with humanity did not transfer over, but she was conscious of a permanent sense of relief. There was no need to fight any more.
All was gentleness and tranquillity as she approached the human girl. Something about the red-haired figure was familiar and conveyed a message of ‘friend’.
Buffy trotted up to the girl, opened her large eyes wide, and nuzzled at the human’s hand.
Then Willow cut her throat.