Re: Firefly first-time/rewatch (NO SPOILERS, please)
I was also a tad confused because I was convinced Inara was non-human. It's not just the superficial exotic thing either. Something about her character...Although that might also be my subconscious desire to see Baccarin play a Vulcan, Rommie or vampire.
"Anál nathrach, orth’ bháis’s bethad, do chél dénmha"