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Book of Shadows > Season 1  
Title: 1x04 Dead man dating  
     
Creatures: 1x04 YamaYama
Guardian of the Da Jui or Gates of Hell Yama is a Chinese spirit who captures the souls of the unwary dead, taking them to hell with a thrust of his lance. He does not differ between good or evil

 
To help the victim:
the body must be properly buried
 
     
Spells: -  
BoS image: -  
     
Background info: Yama  
     
Summary: Piper falls for the ghost of a recently murdered man who needs her help. Meanwhile, Phoebe works as a psychic to help others and make money for Prue's birthday present, and Prue walks into Andy .. and his ex wife Susan.  
     
Writer: Javier Grillo-Marxuach  
Director: Richard Compton  
     
Timeline: 20/21-10-1998, a week before Prue's birthday  
     
Trivia: Piper (reading): "A loveless world is a dead world, and always there comes an hour when one is weary of prisons, of one's work, and of devotion to duty, and all one craves for is a loved faced, the warmth and wonder of a loving heart."
Meaning:
This is a quote from "The Plague" by Albert Camus
 
     
Title reference: 'Dead Man Dating' is a play on the Susan Sarandon/Sean Penn movie title "'Dead Man Walking"  
Bloopers: yes  
Music: Secret Smile
Artist: Semisonic
Album: Feeling Strangely Fine

Sand & Water
Artist: Beth Nielsen Chapman
Album: Sand & Water

Hush, Hush, Hush
Artist: Paula Cole
Album: This Fire
 
     
Co-Starring: John Cho (Mark Chao)
Todd Newton (Tony Wong)
Patricia Harty (Mrs. Correy)
Elizabeth Sung (Mrs. Chao)
William Francis McGuire (Nick Correy)
Joe Hoe (Yama)
Sherrie Rose (Susan Trudeau)
Randelle Grenachia (Frankie)
 
     
Pictures yes  
     
Random quote: Piper: That's because I did all those things. At least tell me you've managed to buy Prue something other than your traditional birthday gift.
Phoebe: What's my traditional gift?
Piper: A card, three days late.
 
     
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