Just outside the stone circle, Willow turned to look back. With a smile on her lips, she wiped tears off her cheek and raised a hand in farewell.
When Willow had stepped out of sight, blindingly bright wings appeared to Tara's right. "You didn't tell her?" Tara heard in her mind.
As Tara reached out her hand, an arm materialized below the wings. Tara felt a hand take hers. "If she goes dark again, we'll never be together in Heaven." Squeezing the hand as if looking for strength, she added, "I couldn't let my lack of faith tip her over."