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Season Six got a definite bad rap. It's darker, more sinister than the previous seasons, and nearly a letdown after the glorious - bad pun - Season Five. First, I'll get my gripes out, then concentrate on the lighter parts.
From the point of view of my pro-Spike and pro-Buffy/Spike relationshippingness, Buffy's using of Spike turned out to be a disappointment. Joss should have never left the writers on their own for this season, and maybe even Marti shouldn't have co-produced the show along with him. At the end of S5, Spike was being treated like a man. This all goes down the drain in S6, especially in "Dead Things". Also, the near-rape scene in "Seeing Red". Not fun. Not IC for Spike… Read more