Btvs The subject of this article is a recurring theme in the Buffyverse, and is told, either partially or completely, from a real-world perspective.
"There's always time for redemption. Isn't that your whole thing?"
Lindsey McDonald to Angel[src]

Redemption is a common theme in the Buffyverse. Several individuals have committed bad deeds in the past, and now seek to redeem themselves for it.