Title: What the Watcher Saw
Prompt: relating to fire (I chose sun, warmth, light, shine)
Characters: Giles, Buffy
Setting: Post series, no comics.
Disclaimer: Just playing, no profit.
Word Count: 100
She was always meant for sunlight. At least he’d always thought so. Her hair like spun gold. Her personality vibrant. She was light and good personified, once clouded by the dark vampire lovers she’d chosen, each sucking the warmth from her, taking more than she could give. The towering redwood that was Riley Finn had shadowed her with his desire to be her everything. She’d tried. Yet through them all, she’d always found a way to shine. When she no longer bore the burden of slaying alone, she stepped into the sun without ever looking back.
And she was brilliant.