History Literature / BridgeToTerabithia

4th Jun '18 7:08:17 AM Reuknighted
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* WhamLine: "[[spoiler: We thought you were dead!,]]" ''quickly'' followed by the much more wham-ish "[[spoiler: Your friend Leslie is dead.]]"

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* WhamLine: "[[spoiler: We "[[spoiler:We thought you were dead!,]]" ''quickly'' followed by the much more wham-ish "[[spoiler: Your "[[spoiler:Your friend Leslie is dead.]]"
4th Jun '18 7:05:06 AM Reuknighted
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* AdultFear: The idea that a [[CheerfulChild cheerful, friendly, imaginative and full of life child]] suddenly dies in a freak, ''senseless'' accident ([[spoiler: best swimmer in a class drowning in creek shallow enough to ''walk'' through]]) is utterly terrifying to parents.

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* AdultFear: The idea that a [[CheerfulChild cheerful, friendly, imaginative and full of life child]] suddenly dies in a freak, ''senseless'' accident ([[spoiler: best ([[spoiler:best swimmer in a class drowning in creek shallow enough to ''walk'' through]]) is utterly terrifying to parents.
5th Apr '18 8:11:52 AM MasterFuzzy
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* PetTheDog: How Jesse's father treats him [[spoiler:after Leslie dies.]]

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* PetTheDog: How Jesse's father treats him [[spoiler:after Leslie dies.]]dies]], and Mrs. Myers comforting him about it.
6th Sep '17 2:44:08 PM Peteman
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* DudeNotFunny: Invoked so hard that the teacher doesn't even chew out Jesse for [[spoiler:punching Scott Hoager when the latter jokes that with Leslie dead, Jesse is the fastest kid in school.]]

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* DudeNotFunny: Invoked so hard that the teacher doesn't even chew out Jesse for [[spoiler:punching Scott Hoager when the latter jokes that with Leslie dead, Jesse is the fastest kid in school.]]
25th May '17 3:46:49 AM technix
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** Katherine Patterson wrote the book in memoriam of a girl with whom her son was a friend, with Jesse being the avatar of her son. The said son is David Patterson, the director of the 2007 movie. [[TearJerker We have the director reviving his own childhood best friend on screen, only to see her being killed off again.]]

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** Katherine Patterson wrote the book in memoriam of a girl with whom her son was a friend, with Jesse being the a partial avatar of her son. The said son is David Patterson, the director screenwriter of the 2007 movie. [[TearJerker We have the director screenwriter reviving his own childhood best friend on screen, only to see her being killed off again.]]
25th May '17 3:41:42 AM technix
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** Katherine Patterson wrote the book in memoriam of a girl with whom her son was a friend, with Jesse being the avatar of her son. The said son is David Patterson, the director of the 2007 movie. [[TearJerker We have the director reviving his own childhood best friend on screen, only to see her being killed off again.]]
22nd May '17 5:34:42 PM Pamina
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* CatharsisFactor: Watching Jess sending Gary the bullying-jock flying into the wall with a MegatonPunch for [[spoiler: making a disrespectful joke about Leslie's death]] was oh so satisfying.
24th Feb '17 10:53:35 PM maylove25
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* AlternativeForeignThemeSong: The Japanese theme song for the 2007 film adaptation is [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DThe9SCtfUo "To Be in Love"]] by MISIA.

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* AlternativeForeignThemeSong: The Japanese theme song for the 2007 film adaptation is [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DThe9SCtfUo com/watch?v=QB2vEYjp_3M "To Be in Love"]] by MISIA.
26th Jan '17 6:06:29 AM AbsoluteSword
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Added DiffLines:

* CatharsisFactor: Watching Jess sending Gary the bullying-jock flying into the wall with a MegatonPunch for [[spoiler: making a disrespectful joke about Leslie's death]] was oh so satisfying.


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* MegatonPunch: When Gary crossed the line mocked [[spoiler: a grieving Jess]] about [[spoiler: Leslie's death]], the latter gave a well-deserved punch that sent the bully ''flying'' into the classroom wall. [[CatharsisFactor And it was beautiful to behold.]]
3rd Jan '17 1:48:42 PM Jan_z_Michal
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* CaliforniaDoubling: New Zealand as Virginia in the 2007 film.
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