"You could have told me," Rose pointed out.
"I wanted to protect you," Willow said, and then sighed. "I know you're right, but in my mind I had to keep you separate from all the slaying stuff."
"I think I get it, it just... hurts," Rose admitted.
"I understand that. I guess I was so caught up in the secret and how much things were changing that I wanted at least one thing to stay the same."
"But I deserved to know the truth."
"You did. And I promise... I won't lie to you again," Willow said.
"You better not."