Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Season 2 Episode 19

I Only Have Eyes For You

Aired Tuesday 8:00 PM Apr 28, 1998 on The WB

Episode Recap

"margin: 0in 0in 10pt;">The Sadie Hawkins dance is approaching, but Buffy isn't in a romantic mood, and goes to the library to see if there's any slaying to be done. There she stops a boy from killing his girlfriend with a phantom gun. The next day, Xander is attacked by a disembodied arm in his locker, Giles sees another couple fight in exactly the same way as Buffy did, only this time the man shoots the woman, and the cafeteria is infested with snakes. The gang decides a poltergeist is to blame, and tries to exorcise it, but the ghost brings on a horde of wasps. The ghost is that of a Sunnydale student who killed his lover, who was a teacher in the school, then killed himself out of guilt. Later, the ghost lures Buffy into the school and Angelus goes to kill her; however, he becomes possessed by the teacher's personality, while Buffy becomes the boy. She shoots Angelus (which doesn't kill him, of course) and he forgives Buffy / the ghost, which finally allows the ghost peace. Meanwhile, Spike has secretly recovered from his spinal injury