Deconstructing Moya

A Farscape Re-watch Project

Episode [4.18] – “Prayer”

Today, on Farscape

“I’ve got a hum in my head. I’m going to follow it.”
“Well, you’ve got something in there. It’s not a brain.”

As Aeryn is tortured under Scarran hands for the knowledge she possesses, Crichton searches throughout the multiverse for any clues for her location.
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Episode [4.17] – “A Constellation Of Doubt”

Today, on Farscape

“Sikozu Shanu?”
“No.”
“Nothing?”
“A reasonable interpretation of the word ‘no’.”
“Katratzi. It’s the name of a place, the place where they took Aeryn.”
“As stupid as you must think them, the Scarrans have managed to build one of the most extensive empires in the galaxy in part, and I shall repeat this because it does not seem to sink in, by not advertising the location of their secret bases.”

In which the crew tries in vain to locate Aeryn Sun, and Crichton watches TV.
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Episode [4.16] – “Bringing Home the Beacon”

Today, on Farscape

“Luxans are warriors, not diplomats. They are a liability to our peace efforts.”
“So you would just abandon them?”
“Yes. For the greater good.”

In which Ladies Night Out is crashed by the Peacekeepers and the Scarrans. The hangover is head-splitting.
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Episode [4.15] – “Mental As Anything”

Today, on Farscape

“He’s trapped in a coma with his own nightmares. Killing him would have been merciful. I’m not that enlightened.”

In order to find out more about the Mantis Lady that accompanied them to Earth, Scorpius schedules a Boys’ Night Out. This goes over about as well as expected.
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Episode [4.14] – “Twice Shy”

Today, on Farscape

“I know you can see me. Bad guys always see me. My plans suck. People die. It’s always a mess.”

In the unglorious return to Tormented Space, Our Heroes barter for some maps to survive… and an extra, unexpected purchase, as well.
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Episode [4.13] – “Terra Firma”

Happy Birthday, Noel!

Today, on Farscape

“Hark! The hee rawld angles seen guh! Glowry to the nude bored keen guh!”
“Nude…”
“Peach on Erp and murkey mill ed, gode and signers reek n sill ed!”
“Murkey… Sill ed…”

Moya arrives at Earth, and John is faced with the decision of what to do from there. Meanwhile, Grayza’s assassin attempts to hunt him down and take him alive.
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Episode [4.12] – “Kansas”

Today, on Farscape

“Remember nothing.”
“…except for Karen Shaw in the four-wheel drive.”

In which Dorothy returns to Kansas, but accidentally kills Auntie Em in the process. Now she’s striving to right what once went wrong, and hoping that her next leap will be the leap home.
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Episode [4.11] – “Unrealized Reality”

Today, on Farscape

“Time.”
“…”
“Time.”
“Is up?”
“Time.”
“Flies.”
“Time.”
“Bandits.”
“Time.”
“Wounds all heels.”
“Time?”
“Rosemary and thyme.”
Time!
Is up!

While on a spacewalk to experience the opening of a wormhole up close, John is sucked into the vortex where he’s confronted by an interdimensional being who wants to kill him to prevent wormhole knowledge from being misused.
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Episode [4.10] – “Coup By Clam”

Today, on Farscape

“Excuse me, ladies, can I have your attention? Does any of you have one of THESE under your skirt?”
*rapid gunfire*
“Yeah! Girl Power!”

When a mechanic is found that can upgrade Moya to survive in Tormented Space, things are looking up – until an opportunistic doctor infects everyone with a fatal disease. He’s willing to trade the antidote for large bags of money, but Crichton and Company must move quickly, because anyone caught with similar symptoms will be shot on sight…
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Episode [4.09] – “A Prefect Murder”

Today, on Farscape

“I’m not sure I have the strength to miss next time.”
“I think… I’m just a bad shot.”

After Moya stops to rest over a feudalistic society, everyone gets caught up in clan warfare. But when a recent murder is linked to Our Heroes, things start taking a nasty turn…
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