I recently posted a slightly different version of this on Mark Field's excellent blog running through Buffy episodes and interpreting them. His interpretations are very strongly Buffy-centric, which is why I think I disagree with him on aspects of his assessment of Two to Go/Grave, and which led me to write this. He suggested I post it somewhere else, so, uh, here I am!
Because of pressing personal and fandom issues, I would request that commenters be kind (there is a lot of relate-y material here). I also may not respond to comments due to said issues or the like.
TW: uh, suicide, depression, family dysfunction, addiction, that type of thing.
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