Mal and his crew goes to a planet and they party with the locals. When the Serenity leaves the planet, Mal finds a beautiful woman called saffron sneaking in the ship and she tells that she is his wife. Shepherd recalls the party and concludes that Mal has married with Saffron in accordance with the costumes of the planet. While the crew is entertaining with the situation, Mal plans to leave Saffron on the next planet. But out of the blue, he is attacked by Saffron that also attacks Washburne. Who might be the mysterious Mrs. Reynolds?
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This is the only episode in which River does not speak. She had lines in the original shooting script, but they were cut before the episode made it to air. See more
Wash's position in the doorway, after Saffron hits him
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[Wash being seduced by Saffron
I wish I was somebody else right now, somebody not... married, not madly in love with a beautiful woman who can kill me with her pinky.
The Ballad of Serenity
Written by Joss Whedon
Performed by Sonny Rhodes See more