The Core, Part Four was the twenty-fourth issue of the Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season Nine comic book series. Joss Whedon is the executive producer.
In a last-ditch effort to save Dawn, the heroic trio of Buffy, Willow, and Xander must split up and tackle their own demons, real and imagined. As the season's Big Bads – Severin and Simone – threaten to turn back time, the mystical council partner with Koh and Illyria to prevent a tragic tear in the fabric of time!
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|Buffy: "Get off."
|Simone: "I would have turned a lot sooner. Just took me too long to find a vampire whose blood had more kick than that weak sauce upstairs."
|Xander: "You used me. You said we could undo all this."
|Simone: "Did you really think I was going to save...who was it? You can't even remember who you came down here to save can you?"
|Xander: "Yes. I. Can."
|Simone: "You can't win."
|Buffy: "I don't need to win. I just need to keep you busy while my friends do the winning for me."
|Illyria: "You must live."
|Willow: "Gotta say, not what I expected from someone with the last name 'The Merciless'."
|Illyria: "It is not what I expected either. Now go."