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TITLE: By Any Other Name
CONTENT: torture(suggested), mild language
SUMMARY: Giles is being interrogated. Done for giles_shorts prompt 'Angel'.
SPOILERS: Season 2 BtVS
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Length: 122 words.
"I'm not telling you a thing, Angel," Giles said wearily. "So go find someone else to torture and just kill me already."
"It's Angelus," Angelus snarled.
"Angel, Angelus, same thing. The soul only made you insufferably broody and self-righteous. You were still just the same, deep down. A rose by any other name would still wither and die..."
"Somebody find me a chainsaw! I think it's time for the Watcher to watch as I separate his limbs from his body."
"He's right, you know, Angelus. I could always tell it was you even with the soul on top. It's like lavender spray in the bog, everything just smells like shit and lavender," Spike said.
"No one asked you, cripple," Angelus said. "Chainsaw!"