January 16th, 2007

Nature - Frosted Maple Leaves

'The Cross of St. Antoine'

Highlander Season Three

The Cross of St. Antoine, Air Date: October 1994

Dawson has a new girlfriend, art historian Lauren Gale, and a new attitude on life. Unfortunately, Dawson arrives at Lauren's house one evening to witness her murder. We discover the murderer is Armand Thorne, benefactor of the Thorne Museum of Antiquities, who was being investigated by Lauren. MacLeod finds an ancient gold cross on display in Thorne's museum, a cross that had been stolen out from under his protection nearly two hundred years before. Armand Thorne, MacLeod discovers, is actually John Durgan, the Immortal trapper who murdered a frontier priest and stole the cross. MacLeod persuades Amanda to come out of cat-burglar retirement and help him to steal the cross from the museum in order to lure Thorne out of his heavily protected fortress. MacLeod confronts Thorne, taking his head, and finally gets fulfill his promise to return the Cross of St. Antoine. ~ recap via tv.com


Next week: Courage

Japan - Winter

Diamond Age

Apparently, they're making it into a six part mini-series for SciFi and Neal Stephenson's doing the adaption. I loved the book, and am looking forward to seeing what they make of it.