The Cat's Pajamas
‘Captain, I have orders from Starfleet Command. We’re to put back to spacedock immediately, to be decommissioned.’
Buffy: Is that why you’re always cleaning your glasses? So you won’t have to see what we’re doing?
Giles: Tell no one.
Her experience with the Master must have been extremely traumatic… I don’t think she’s dealt with that on a conscious level.
Return of the Colonies by David A Hardy (1981)