This is the third part of the first panel of a G/S story, focusing on sixth moments of their relationship. I tried to give the whole story a pictural quality. It can be read as a standalone and focuses on Giles. You can have a look at part I-1 and part I-2 of Dyptich too, to have a whole survey of the first panel of the story and better understand where the characters do come from.
Canon : I use it in my own way
Characters : we all know to whom they belong. Not us, alas. But at least J Whedon let us the right to play with them.
Length : around 7710 characters
Rating : this part PG
Beta: the lovely </a></b></a>shapinglight without whom this story wouldn't have looked like anything in proper English.
Summary : what makes a person?
Diptych I-3: here