Homepage > Joss Whedon’s Tv Series > Firefly > Reviews > Firefly : Why did the chicken cross the road ?
« Previous : Angel inspires fan film tribute called "Vangelis"
     Next : Carlos Jacott joins new Aaron Sorkin Show on NBC this fall »



Firefly : Why did the chicken cross the road ?

Friday 3 February 2006, by Webmaster

***Why did the chicken cross the road ?***

Mal: Because the other side of the road was the only place it could live life on its own terms, without being meddled with.

ZoŽ: Because that’s where the job was, Sir.

Wash: It followed a really hot girl chicken that could kill it with its pinky. Do chickens have pinkies? No? We’ll I don’t know then.

Jayne: The money was better over there. (mutters) Lousy seven percent...

Kaylee: To meet shiny new chickens and see the sights.

Simon: That’s where the Alliance was hiding its sister.

River: To get to the other side.

Inara: It just suddenly, for no apparent reason, decided to pick up and abandon the luxurious life it had on this side of the road. That’s not odd, is it?

Book: It was a pilgrimage. Wracked with guilt over the atrocities it had committed, the chicken decided to devote the remainder of its life to God in a desperate search for redemption. Just a guess.

Jubal: What did you say? Am I a road?

YoSafBrige: Because you were over there, sweetie.

The Operative: The chicken’s motivations are not my concern. Getting it across the road is.