|Season 2, Episode 13|
|Series||Xena: Warrior Princess|
|Air date||3 Feb 1997|
|Written by||Steven L. Sears, Chris Manheim, R. J. Stewart, Michael Levine|
|Directed by||Michael Levine|
|Destiny||A Necessary Evil|
|Xena: Warrior Princess episodes|
Xena is dead and Gabrielle is bringing her body back to Amphipolis. Gabrielle's amazon tribe want to give Xena an amazon cremation and for Gabrielle to assume the role of amazon queen but the ambitious amazon Velasca has other plans. Meanwhile, Autolycus is persuaded to intervene.