BUFFY: I don’t know what to do!
ANGEL: Then let me decide for you. I can face this thing.
BUFFY: You can’t.
ANGEL: Look I… I can at least buy you enough time for Willow’s spell to bind it. Buffy, this is worse than anything we’ve ever faced. It’s the only way.
BUFFY: I can’t watch you die again.
ANGEL: I love you.
BUFFY: I love you.
ANGEL: Nothing can change that. Not even death.
BUFFY: Don’t talk to me like that! You may be ready to go, but I am not ready to loose you. Okay, this is my fight, and if you won’t do it my way, then you’re…
Buffy the Vampire Slayer 3.13 - “The Zeppo”