In which Dawn, unlike about 85% of Buffy fans, remembers what happened at the end of Season 6.
Dawn Summers: BAMF. Will set you on fire in your sleep.
And remember, Dawn was the one who always liked Spike. She had a crush on him. She thought he was the coolest. She liked that he had time for her.
My feelings about Spike are complicated, but my feelings about Dawn are simple. Yes to the bold.