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14th Aug '17 12:54:59 PM nighttrainfm
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-->'''Castiel''': I just want you to understand... the ''only'' thing you're gonna see out there is [[ArchangelMichael Michael]] killing your brother.\\

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-->'''Castiel''': I just want you to understand... the ''only'' thing that you're gonna see out there is [[ArchangelMichael Michael]] killing your brother.\\
14th Aug '17 12:50:49 PM nighttrainfm
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-->'''Castiel''': I want you to understand that the only thing you're gonna see out there is [[ArchangelMichael Michael]] killing your brother.\\
'''Dean''': Well then I ain't gonna let him die alone.

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-->'''Castiel''': I just want you to understand that understand... the only ''only'' thing you're gonna see out there is [[ArchangelMichael Michael]] killing your brother.\\
'''Dean''': Well Well, then I ain't gonna let him die alone.
31st Jul '17 10:47:09 PM TheNerevarine
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** After Olly deals the fatal blow, Jon is ultimately left to die alone in the snow by the mutineers.

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** After Olly deals the fatal blow, Jon is ultimately left to die alone in the snow by the mutineers. [[BackFromTheDead He gets better]].
** Olenna Tyrell's ultimate fate. She dies alone sitting on a chamber shortly after ingesting poison given by Jaime Lannister. She doesn't mind since she managed to FaceDeathWithDignity by doing one last act of spite towards her enemies.
7th Jul '17 12:37:14 PM HeroGal2347
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* ''Series/{{Voyagers}}'': Robin Hood attempts to invoke this after being wounded during a fight with Prince John's men. He decided to crawl off by himself to die so his men wouldn't see their leader weakened.
26th Jun '17 8:55:32 PM The12thDoctor
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26th Jun '17 8:55:30 PM The12thDoctor
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** [[Recap/DoctorWhoS19E6Earthshock "Earthshock"]]: [[AlasPoorScrappy Adric.]] On a crashing spaceship. Thinking he just ''failed to save the world.'' That is all.

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** [[Recap/DoctorWhoS19E6Earthshock "Earthshock"]]: [[AlasPoorScrappy Adric.]] On a crashing spaceship. Thinking he just ''failed to save the world.world, when in reality, the crashing spaceship killed the dinosaurs and paved the path to human evolution.'' That is all.


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** Seemingly the fate of the Twelfth Doctor, who is alone as he begins to regenerate in the [[TheTeaser pre-credits scene]] for "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS36E11WorldEnoughAndTime World Enough and Time]]", which is also a FlashForward and HowWeGotHere. And to make matters worse, he's not even regenerating inside the TARDIS this time, who could ostensibly be considered sentient, and has his back turned to the police box, so he really '''is''' dying alone.
23rd May '17 1:39:07 PM AthenaBlue
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* In ''Film/StarTrekVTheFinalFrontier'', Kirk says that he's always known that he'll die alone (not just alone physically but "alone" as in forgotten by history). ''Film/StarTrekGenerations'' gives him the chance to avoid the trope. Not only does he live long enough to "make a difference" in one last heroic mission, but he dies in the company of Captain Picard, who pays him DueToTheDead by burying him nearby and then holding vigil.
** Parodied by ''Website/SFDebris'' who changes Kirk's line to "Or with a bald Frenchman. Which is basically the same thing if he's a waiter."
** Although considering he was with [[TheSpock Spock]] and [[TheMcCoy McCoy]] when he said it, it's possible he meant dying without either of them there.
*** Shatner, who directed the film, went into greater detail in his Kirk novels.
** Because everyone present assumed Kirk was killed when he first encountered the Nexus Ribbon, for decades all Kirk's friends believed he ''had'' died alone--until Picard found him alive in the Nexus.

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* In ''Film/StarTrekVTheFinalFrontier'', Kirk says What drives Literature/BridgetJones to get out of her funk and do something is her fear that he's always known that he'll she will die alone (not just alone physically but "alone" as in forgotten and her corpse will be eaten by history). ''Film/StarTrekGenerations'' gives him wild Alsatians.
* Charles Foster Kane at
the chance to avoid the trope. Not only does he live long enough to "make a difference" in one last heroic mission, but he dies in the company beginning of Captain Picard, who pays him DueToTheDead by burying him nearby and then holding vigil.
** Parodied by ''Website/SFDebris'' who changes Kirk's line to "Or with a bald Frenchman. Which is basically the same thing if he's a waiter."
** Although considering he was with [[TheSpock Spock]] and [[TheMcCoy McCoy]] when he said it, it's possible he meant dying without either of them there.
*** Shatner, who directed the film, went into greater detail in his Kirk novels.
** Because everyone present assumed Kirk was killed when he first encountered the Nexus Ribbon, for decades all Kirk's friends believed he ''had'' died alone--until Picard found him alive in the Nexus.
''Film/CitizenKane''.



* Michael Corleone by the end of ''Film/TheGodfatherPartIII'', in contrast to his father, who died while playing with his grandson in his own tomato garden.
* Franchise/{{Godzilla}} at the end of ''Film/GodzillaVsDestoroyah''.



* What drives Literature/BridgetJones to get out of her funk and do something is her fear that she will die alone and her corpse will be eaten by wild Alsatians.

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* What drives Literature/BridgetJones to get out This is the fate of her funk and do something is her fear Doyle in ''Film/OnlyTheLonely''. In addition, only three people show up at his funeral. When Danny (played by Creator/JohnCandy) asks if they should wait for other mourners, he's told by Nick (played by AnthonyQuinn) that she will there isn't anybody else.
* In ''Film/SawVI'', William must decide between killing a young, healthy man with no family or friends but a hard worker in his insurance firm, or his older, faltering secretary who has a husband, children and tons of friends. He decides to kill the young man after much agonizing because his loss wouldn't be felt as much as the secretary, and despite the secretary and William near him as he's killed he gets angry at them both for deciding he is worth less than them and stays emotionally cut off until the rather nasty end.
* Tony Montana by the end of ''Film/{{Scarface 1983}}''.
* In ''Film/StarTrekVTheFinalFrontier'', Kirk says that he's always known that he'll
die alone (not just alone physically but "alone" as in forgotten by history). ''Film/StarTrekGenerations'' gives him the chance to avoid the trope. Not only does he live long enough to "make a difference" in one last heroic mission, but he dies in the company of Captain Picard, who pays him DueToTheDead by burying him nearby and her corpse will be eaten then holding vigil.
** Parodied
by wild Alsatians.''Website/SFDebris'' who changes Kirk's line to "Or with a bald Frenchman. Which is basically the same thing if he's a waiter."
** Although considering he was with [[TheSpock Spock]] and [[TheMcCoy McCoy]] when he said it, it's possible he meant dying without either of them there.
*** Shatner, who directed the film, went into greater detail in his Kirk novels.
** Because everyone present assumed Kirk was killed when he first encountered the Nexus Ribbon, for decades all Kirk's friends believed he ''had'' died alone--until Picard found him alive in the Nexus.



--->'''Doc Holliday:''' What did you ever want?
--->'''Wyatt Earp:''' Just to live a normal life.
--->'''Doc Holliday:''' There's no normal life, Wyatt, it's just life. Get on with it.
--->'''Wyatt Earp:''' Don't know how.
--->'''Doc Holliday:''' Sure you do. Say goodbye to me. Go grab that spirited actress and make her your own. Take that beauty from it, don't look back. Live every second. Live right on to the end. Live, Wyatt. Live for me. Wyatt, if you were ever my friend - if ya ever had even the slightest of feelin' for me, leave now. Leave now... Please.
--->'''Wyatt Earp:''' ...Thanks for always being there, Doc. ''(Gets up and leaves)''
* In ''Film/SawVI'', William must decide between killing a young, healthy man with no family or friends but a hard worker in his insurance firm, or his older, faltering secretary who has a husband, children and tons of friends. He decides to kill the young man after much agonising because his loss wouldn't be felt as much as the secretary, and despite the secretary and William near him as he's killed he gets angry at them both for deciding he is worth less than them and stays emotionally cut off until the rather nasty end.
* Michael Corleone by the end of ''Film/TheGodfatherPartIII'', in contrast to his father, who died while playing with his grandson in his own tomato garden.
* Charles Foster Kane at the beginning of ''Film/CitizenKane''.
* Franchise/{{Godzilla}} at the end of ''Film/GodzillaVsDestoroyah''.
* Tony Montana by the end of ''Film/{{Scarface 1983}}''.
* This is the fate of Doyle in ''Film/OnlyTheLonely''. In addition, only three people show up at his funeral. When Danny (played by Creator/JohnCandy) asks if they should wait for other mourners, he's told by Nick (played by AnthonyQuinn) that there isn't anybody else.

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--->'''Doc -->'''Doc Holliday:''' What did you ever want?
--->'''Wyatt
want?\\
'''Wyatt
Earp:''' Just to live a normal life.
--->'''Doc
life.\\
'''Doc
Holliday:''' There's no normal life, Wyatt, it's just life. Get on with it.
--->'''Wyatt
it.\\
'''Wyatt
Earp:''' Don't know how.
--->'''Doc
how.\\
'''Doc
Holliday:''' Sure you do. Say goodbye to me. Go grab that spirited actress and make her your own. Take that beauty from it, don't look back. Live every second. Live right on to the end. Live, Wyatt. Live for me. Wyatt, if you were ever my friend - if ya ever had even the slightest of feelin' for me, leave now. Leave now... Please.
--->'''Wyatt
Please.\\
'''Wyatt
Earp:''' ...Thanks for always being there, Doc. ''(Gets up and leaves)''
* In ''Film/SawVI'', William must decide between killing a young, healthy man with no family or friends but a hard worker in his insurance firm, or his older, faltering secretary who has a husband, children and tons of friends. He decides to kill the young man after much agonising because his loss wouldn't be felt as much as the secretary, and despite the secretary and William near him as he's killed he gets angry at them both for deciding he is worth less than them and stays emotionally cut off until the rather nasty end.
* Michael Corleone by the end of ''Film/TheGodfatherPartIII'', in contrast to his father, who died while playing with his grandson in his own tomato garden.
* Charles Foster Kane at the beginning of ''Film/CitizenKane''.
* Franchise/{{Godzilla}} at the end of ''Film/GodzillaVsDestoroyah''.
* Tony Montana by the end of ''Film/{{Scarface 1983}}''.
* This is the fate of Doyle in ''Film/OnlyTheLonely''. In addition, only three people show up at his funeral. When Danny (played by Creator/JohnCandy) asks if they should wait for other mourners, he's told by Nick (played by AnthonyQuinn) that there isn't anybody else.
leaves)''



* In Aarom Dembski-Bowden's ''Literature/NightLords'' novel ''Void Stalker'' Talos Valcoran allows his brother Cyrion to die in his arms after Cyrion is fatally wounded and blinded by Jain Zar, and upholds Cyrion's final wish to not have his gene-seed harvested so that he can rest from the Eternal War.
* Weaponized in Literature/JohnDiesAtTheEnd. Occasionally, Dave, the narrator of the story, will go on nihilistic, cynical rants about how the true horror of living on Earth is dying alone, and dying slow, with no one to help you - either because they don't know you're dying, don't care, or don't know you existed in the first place, and dying can happen to anyone at anytime - just as simple as taking the wrong turn in your car. It turns out this is a worldview utilized by [[TheHeartless The Shadow Men]], nihilistic multidimensional conquerors who spread misery and hate to add to their ranks.
* In Creator/GrahamMcNeill's TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} Literature/{{Ultramarines}} novel ''Dead Sky Black Sun'', the grieving Leonid laments that after he suffered so much, Ellard died alone; Uriel offers what consolation there was with Leonid's having been with him.
** Later, when Leonid realizes the woman the daemon freed is a member of his own regiment, he observes that [[BecauseDestinySaysSo may have happened]] so that he can die with his friends. Uriel looks at his fellow SpaceMarine and agrees that it is best not to die alone. When she [[DyingAsYourself shows some self-awareness]] and approval, it gives him the strength to make a HeroicSacrifice.
** In ''The Killing Ground'', Uriel kneels by the gravely wounded Lord of the Unfleshed and comforts him before [[MercyKill shooting him]].
* In Creator/LoisMcMasterBujold's ''Literature/{{Memory}}'', Miles tells Elli Quinn that Taura will die soon and asks her to get him the news so that he can be with her.
* In John Barnes's ''Literature/OneForTheMorningGlory'', the Duke remembers kneeling beside men he had just mortally wounded and holding their hands and assuring them in their last moments.
* In the ''Literature/ForgottenRealms'' novel ''Spellfire'', Elminster says "If it falls within thy power, let no creature die alone.''
* In Charles Dickens's ''Literature/ATaleOfTwoCities'', Sydney Carton talks with a seamstress on the tumbrel, confides the truth, and encourages her in facing death. He succeeds.
--->''"I mind nothing while I hold your hand. I shall mind nothing when I let it go, if they are rapid."\\
"They will be rapid. Fear not!"''
** In ''Literature/AChristmasCarol'', this is the threatened culmination of Scrooge's life.
* In ''Literature/WatershipDown'', this is subverted, as rabbits will usually vanish before dying, so they can die alone.
* A villain in the ''Literature/XWingSeries'', Kirtan Loor, observes as he is dying that his most hated rival Corran Horn was right- there is nothing worse than dying alone.
** The series is one in which AnyoneCanDie, and anytime one of the good guys die - well, any time when they can see it coming, which isn't always possible in a dogfight - his or her wingmates are there, desperately trying to prevent it, and it's always seen as tragic and heroic. Kell's effort to save Jesmin Ackbar earn him one of the highest awards in the New Republic, the Kalidor Crescent, which he sees as a MedalOfDishonor because, well, he failed. When Phanan is shot down over a planet in enemy territory and Face follows and refuses to leave his dying friend, abandoning the others despite leading a mission at the time, it's not seen as HonorBeforeReason. And WordOfGod holds that Phanan died in part because he felt that [[CyberneticsEatYourSoul cybernetics ate his future]], and he had no one.
* In ''Literature/LukeSkywalkerAndTheShadowsOfMindor'', the BigBad has enslaved some bizarrely inhuman aliens and used their bodies to [[SlaveMooks enslave]] and make puppets out of his Mook soldiers, lacing their brains so their minds are destroyed and they just try to berserker kill everything, screaming. Freeing the inhuman aliens triggers the deadman interlocks, killing the mooks. By going into the BigBad's mind Luke can and does free all of the aliens - and he feels all of the mooks in the Force. None of them had signed up for this, had gone along with it, had even cooperated - it had been done to them with callous disregard, and so Luke stays with all of them, thousands, to feel them die, so they won't be alone - because it's all he can do for them.
* ''[[StarWarsExpandedUniverse Rebel Force]]'' has Ferus Olin left mortally wounded by Darth Vader. Leia comes across him and holds his hand as he dies - and he has a vision of a long-dead friend [[HoYay/StarWarsExpandedUniverse and partner]] coming to him, and it's not until Ferus sees Roan and feels him holding his hand that he is ready to go.
--> "[[YouAreNotAlone Did you really think I would leave you here alone?]]"

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* In Aarom Dembski-Bowden's ''Literature/NightLords'' novel ''Void Stalker'' Talos Valcoran allows his brother Cyrion to die in his arms after Cyrion is fatally wounded and blinded by Jain Zar, and upholds Cyrion's final wish to not have his gene-seed harvested so that he can rest from the Eternal War.
* Weaponized in Literature/JohnDiesAtTheEnd. Occasionally, Dave, the narrator of the story, will go on nihilistic, cynical rants about how the true horror of living on Earth is dying alone, and dying slow, with no one to help you - either because they don't know you're dying, don't care, or don't know you existed in the first place, and dying can happen to anyone at anytime - just as simple as taking the wrong turn in your car. It turns out this is a worldview utilized by [[TheHeartless The Shadow Men]], nihilistic multidimensional conquerors who spread misery and hate to add to their ranks.
* In Creator/GrahamMcNeill's TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} Literature/{{Ultramarines}} novel ''Dead Sky Black Sun'', the grieving Leonid laments that after he suffered so much, Ellard died alone; Uriel offers what consolation there was with Leonid's having been with him.
** Later, when Leonid realizes the woman the daemon freed is a member of his own regiment, he observes that [[BecauseDestinySaysSo may have happened]] so that he can die with his friends. Uriel looks at his fellow SpaceMarine and agrees that it is best not to die alone. When she [[DyingAsYourself shows some self-awareness]] and approval, it gives him the strength to make a HeroicSacrifice.
**
Eoin Colfer's ''Literature/ArtemisFowl'': In ''The Killing Ground'', Uriel kneels by Lost Colony'', Captain Holly Short dies alone, but is only dead briefly (Hey, the gravely wounded Lord author is the first person to point out [through Artemis] that time-related words are flexible in a time field). Soon though, Artemis finds a way to use the chaotic nature of the Unfleshed time distortion around them to fix it.
* Given how often death comes in a setting where men
and comforts him before [[MercyKill shooting him]].
women pilot giant war machines, often in single combat, it is no surprise that the ''Franchise/BattleTechExpandedUniverse'' has this happen to many of its characters; for instance, it seems all too appropriate that this is the fate of selfish schemers like Pavel Ridzik and Aldo Lestrade in during the ''Warrior'' trilogy. However, this is also done in a heartwrenching fashion during ''The Dying Time'' to Lori Carlyle and ''The Hunters'' to Morgan Hasek-Davion.
* In Creator/LoisMcMasterBujold's ''Literature/{{Memory}}'', Miles tells Elli Quinn that Taura will die soon and asks ''Literature/CharlottesWeb'', Charlotte is too weak, after making her egg sac, to get him make the news so that he can be trip from the Fair back to the farm. Wilbur takes her eggs back with her.
* In John Barnes's ''Literature/OneForTheMorningGlory'',
him, helping to raise her children the Duke remembers kneeling beside men he had just mortally wounded next spring.
-->''Next day, as the Ferris wheel was taken apart
and holding the race horses were being loaded into vans and the entertainers were packing up their hands belongings and assuring them driving away in their last moments.
* In
trailers, Charlotte died. The Fair Grounds were soon deserted. The sheds and buildings were empty and forlorn. The infield was littered with bottles and trash. Nobody, of all the ''Literature/ForgottenRealms'' novel ''Spellfire'', Elminster says "If it falls within thy power, let no creature die alone.hundreds of people that had visited the fair, knew that a grey spider had played the most important part of all. No one was with her when she died.''
* In Charles Dickens's ''Literature/ATaleOfTwoCities'', Sydney Carton talks with a seamstress on ** However, it is subverted in the tumbrel, confides the truth, and encourages her in facing death. He succeeds.
--->''"I mind nothing while I hold your hand. I shall mind nothing
1973 film version, when I let it go, if they are rapid."\\
"They will be rapid. Fear not!"''
** In ''Literature/AChristmasCarol'', this is the threatened culmination of Scrooge's life.
* In ''Literature/WatershipDown'', this is subverted, as rabbits will usually vanish
Wilbur stays long enough to watch her pass away before dying, so they can die alone.
[[TearJerker he cries]].
* ''Literature/{{Dragonlance}}'': A villain mark of Raistlin's cruelty in the ''Literature/XWingSeries'', Kirtan Loor, observes as he is dying that his most hated rival Corran Horn was right- there is nothing worse than dying alone.
** The series is one in which AnyoneCanDie, and anytime one
''The Test of the good guys die - well, any time when they can see it coming, which isn't always possible in a dogfight - Twins'' is his or her wingmates are there, desperately trying to prevent it, and it's always seen as tragic and heroic. Kell's effort to save Jesmin Ackbar earn him one of the highest awards in the New Republic, the Kalidor Crescent, which he sees as a MedalOfDishonor because, well, he failed. When Phanan is shot down over a planet in enemy territory and Face follows and refuses threat to leave his dying friend, abandoning the others despite leading a mission at the time, it's not seen as HonorBeforeReason. And WordOfGod holds that Phanan died in part because he felt that [[CyberneticsEatYourSoul cybernetics ate his future]], and he had no one.
* In ''Literature/LukeSkywalkerAndTheShadowsOfMindor'', the BigBad has enslaved some bizarrely inhuman aliens and used their bodies
Crysania to [[SlaveMooks enslave]] and make puppets out of his Mook soldiers, lacing their brains so their minds are destroyed and they just try to berserker kill everything, screaming. Freeing the inhuman aliens triggers the deadman interlocks, killing the mooks. By going into the BigBad's mind Luke can and does free all of the aliens - and he feels all of the mooks die alone in the Force. None of them had signed up for this, had gone along Abyss and actually going through with it, had even cooperated - it had been done to them with callous disregard, and so Luke stays with all of them, thousands, to feel them die, so they won't be alone - because it's all he can do for them.
* ''[[StarWarsExpandedUniverse Rebel Force]]'' has Ferus Olin left mortally wounded by Darth Vader. Leia comes across him and holds his hand as he dies - and he has a vision of a long-dead friend [[HoYay/StarWarsExpandedUniverse and partner]] coming to him, and it's not until Ferus sees Roan and feels him holding his hand that he is ready to go.
--> "[[YouAreNotAlone Did you really think I would leave you here alone?]]"
it.



** Later in ''Literature/TurnCoat'', Harry is with the dying Morgan and assures Luccio that he was there.
** Later in ''Literature/{{Changes}}'', Harry dies alone. [[OnlyMostlyDead Mostly.]]
* In Creator/BenCounter's ''Galaxy In Flames'', Tarvitz hunts for his battle brothers, the Emperor's Children, in battle -- partly in hopes of getting the battle back together, but partly so that he will not die alone but with battle brothers, in defiance of [[UnfriendlyFire Horus's treachery]]. It succeeds; he reflects when he gathers with the last handful, whether Emperor's Children, Luna Wolves, or World-Eaters, that he knew their names now, men who had just been grime-streaked faces were now his [[FireForgedFriends brothers]].
* In Lee Lightner's TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} Literature/SpaceWolf novel ''Wolf's Honour'', Ragnar stays by the dying Haegr, holding his hand.
* In Creator/GrahamMcNeill's TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} Literature/HorusHeresy novel ''False Gods'', when [[DyingAsYourself the Chaos taint leaves the mortally wounded Temba]], his [[ManlyTears tears]] convince Horus of his sincerity, and so Horus kneels by him and tries to comfort him (and cries himself after Temba's death).
* In Creator/GrahamMcNeill's ''Fulgrim'', Lucius walks away from the dying Captain Solomon Demeter, but in a complete inversion, Solomon is glad of it, finding it "peace", because he had [[TurnCoat betrayed them]] and tricked Solomon into [[FriendOrFoe killing men on his own side]]. On the other hand, the [[CueTheSun sun is setting]], and he feels as if [[EmpathicEnvironment the world marked his passing]].

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** Later in In ''Literature/TurnCoat'', Harry is with the dying Morgan and assures Luccio that he was there.
** Later in In ''Literature/{{Changes}}'', Harry dies alone. [[OnlyMostlyDead Mostly.]]
* Following an argument with his brother, Robert in ''Literature/TheEmigrants'' novels walks out into the woods and lies down by a stream, sick with yellow fever. He dies before anyone can find him.
* In Creator/BenCounter's ''Galaxy In Flames'', Tarvitz hunts for his battle brothers, the Emperor's Children, in battle -- partly in hopes of getting the battle back together, but partly so that he will not ''Literature/ForgottenRealms'' novel ''Spellfire'', Elminster says "If it falls within thy power, let no creature die alone."
* The protagonist of ''Literature/{{ghostgirl}}'', Charlotte, was
alone but with battle brothers, in defiance of [[UnfriendlyFire Horus's treachery]]. It succeeds; he reflects a classroom when he gathers with she died. She was choking on a gummy bear when the last handful, whether Emperor's Children, Luna Wolves, or World-Eaters, that he knew their names now, men door was shut in her face. This caused the gummy bear to lodge itself even deeper into her throat. No one noticed her still in the classroom besides her crush, who had just been grime-streaked faces were now his [[FireForgedFriends brothers]].
thought she was waving at him.
* In Lee Lightner's TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} Literature/SpaceWolf novel ''Wolf's Honour'', Ragnar stays by the dying Haegr, holding his hand.
* In Creator/GrahamMcNeill's TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} Literature/HorusHeresy novel ''False Gods'', when [[DyingAsYourself the Chaos taint leaves the mortally wounded Temba]], his [[ManlyTears tears]] convince Horus of his sincerity, and so Horus kneels by him and tries to comfort him (and cries himself after Temba's death).
* In Creator/GrahamMcNeill's ''Fulgrim'', Lucius walks
''[[Creator/SimonRGreen The God Killer]]'', a sorcerer sneaks away from his work to provide company to a dying deity, whose church became extinct many generations ago. He claims that even a god shouldn't be left to die alone. When the sorcerer is mortally wounded, the ephemeral god expends the last of its dwindling energy to join him, allowing both of them to avert this trope.
* Defied in Suzanne Collins' ''Literature/TheHungerGames'', when Katniss stays with Rue and sings her a song for her LastRequest.
** Played straight with Foxface.
* Referenced by Eragon and Glaedr in ''Eldest'', the second book of ''Literature/InheritanceCycle''. While tutoring Eragon in the ways of dragons and riders, Glaedr warns him against taking his partner's soul into his body, "as this will result in both your deaths." Eragon comments "How terrible, to die alone, separate from the one who is closest to you." To this, Glaedr responds "Everyone dies alone, Eragon. Whether you are a king on a battlefield or a lowly peasant lying in bed among your family, no one can accompany you into the void..."
* Weaponized in ''Literature/JohnDiesAtTheEnd''. Occasionally, Dave, the narrator of the story, will go on nihilistic, cynical rants about how the true horror of living on Earth is dying alone, and dying slow, with no one to help you - either because they don't know you're dying, don't care, or don't know you existed in the first place, and dying can happen to anyone at anytime - just as simple as taking the wrong turn in your car. It turns out this is a worldview utilized by [[TheHeartless The Shadow Men]], nihilistic multidimensional conquerors who spread misery and hate to add to their ranks.
* From "The Lay of the Last Minstrel" by Sir Walter Scott, the fate of "The wretch, concentred all in self":
-->Living, shall forfeit fair reknown,\\
And doubly dying, shall go down\\
To the vile dust, from whence he sprung,\\
Unwept, unhonoured and unsung.
* In Creator/RobertAHeinlein's ''Literature/TheLongWatch'', Interplanetary Patrol Lieutenant John Dahlquist, after a superior attempts to recruit him into a coup attempt, [[RebelliousRebel instead]] makes a ''HeroicSacrifice'' by barricading himself in the nuclear armory and manually disabling all the nuclear weapons, taking a fatal dose of radiation in the process. He dies alone, sitting by the door he barricaded. Radiation levels are so high that robots have to be used to recover his body for [[DueToTheDead a hero's funeral]].
-->''He was not alone; there were comrades with him—the boy with his finger in the dike, Colonel Bowie, too ill to move but insisting that he be carried across the line,
the dying Captain Solomon Demeter, but in a complete inversion, Solomon is glad of it, finding it "peace", because he had [[TurnCoat betrayed them]] and tricked Solomon into [[FriendOrFoe killing men the Chesapeake still with deathless challenge on his own side]]. On lips, Rodger Young peering into the other hand, the [[CueTheSun sun is setting]], and he feels as if [[EmpathicEnvironment the world marked his passing]].gloom.''



* In ''Literature/CharlottesWeb'', Charlotte is too weak, after making her egg sac, to make the trip from the Fair back to the farm. Wilbur takes her eggs back with him, helping to raise her children the next spring.
-->''Next day, as the Ferris wheel was taken apart and the race horses were being loaded into vans and the entertainers were packing up their belongings and driving away in their trailers, Charlotte died. The Fair Grounds were soon deserted. The sheds and buildings were empty and forlorn. The infield was littered with bottles and trash. Nobody, of all the hundreds of people that had visited the fair, knew that a grey spider had played the most important part of all. No one was with her when she died.''
** However, it is subverted in the 1973 film version, when Wilbur stays long enough to watch her pass away before [[TearJerker he cries]].
* In Creator/JamesSwallow's TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} Literature/BloodAngels novel ''Deus Encarmine'', Rafen hurries to the dying Koris on hearing he is asking for him. When Turcio pulls back -- many Blood Angels fear that the Black Rage is contagious -- Rafen is disgusted.
** [[{{Irony}} Ironically enough]], Koris had originally rejected Rafen for his failures at teamwork, and accepted him after Rafen had expressed his [[AnAesop lesson]] as "He who fights alone dies alone, but those [[FireForgedFriends who battle as brothers]] will live forever" -- but in the course of the duology, Rafen finds himself fighting and nearly dying alone and isolated.
* In Creator/RobertAHeinlein's ''Literature/TheLongWatch'', Interplanetary Patrol Lieutenant John Dahlquist, after a superior attempts to recruit him into a coup attempt, [[RebelliousRebel instead]] makes a ''HeroicSacrifice'' by barricading himself in the nuclear armory and manually disabling all the nuclear weapons, taking a fatal dose of radiation in the process. He dies alone, sitting by the door he barricaded. Radiation levels are so high that robots have to be used to recover his body for [[DueToTheDead a hero's funeral]].
-->''He was not alone; there were comrades with him—the boy with his finger in the dike, Colonel Bowie, too ill to move but insisting that he be carried across the line, the dying Captain of the Chesapeake still with deathless challenge on his lips, Rodger Young peering into the gloom.''
* In Creator/DanAbnett's Literature/GauntsGhosts novel ''Blood Pact'', Gaunt muses on why Ayatani Zweil is their chaplain; a big reason is his care for the dying and [[DueToTheDead the dead]].
* A mark of Raistlin's cruelty in [[Literature/{{Dragonlance}} The Test of the Twins]] is his threat to leave Crysania to die alone in the Abyss and actually going through with it.

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* In ''Literature/CharlottesWeb'', Charlotte ''Literature/NeverWipeTearsWithoutGloves'', Reine is one of the first people in Sweden to die of AIDS. He doesn't tell his family that he's sick nor does he tell most of his friends. The one friend he does tell rarely visits him as he lays dying, on Reine's own request. He's too weak, ashamed of having the disease to want people around to see him in that state.
* In Aarom Dembski-Bowden's ''Literature/NightLords'' novel ''Void Stalker'' Talos Valcoran allows his brother Cyrion to die in his arms
after making her egg sac, Cyrion is fatally wounded and blinded by Jain Zar, and upholds Cyrion's final wish to make the trip not have his gene-seed harvested so that he can rest from the Fair back to Eternal War.
* In John Barnes's ''Literature/OneForTheMorningGlory'',
the farm. Wilbur takes her eggs back with him, helping to raise her children the next spring.
-->''Next day, as the Ferris wheel was taken apart
Duke remembers kneeling beside men he had just mortally wounded and the race horses were being loaded into vans and the entertainers were packing up holding their belongings hands and driving away assuring them in their trailers, Charlotte died. The Fair Grounds last moments.
* In ''Literature/ThePaleKing'', Frederick Blumquist dies of a heart attack at his desk at an IRS office. He passes away on Tuesday, but no one noticed until Saturday evening when a janitor finds him sitting in the dark. It took over four days for any of 25 other employees in the room to realize that they
were soon deserted. The sheds and buildings were empty and forlorn. The infield was littered working with bottles a corpse. Since he was a quiet person and trash. Nobody, of all the hundreds of people that had visited the fair, knew that a grey spider had played the most important part of all. No one died in his typical sitting position, everyone just assumed he was with her really absorbed in his work. His personality doesn't change when he comes back as a ghost.
* Inverted in ''Literature/{{Perfume}}'', where Madame Gaillard, who runs a boarding house, collects money so
she died.''
**
could die alone in her own home, instead of a public hospital. However, it is subverted she doesn't die soon enough, in the 1973 film version, when Wilbur stays long enough to watch French Revolution her pass away before [[TearJerker he cries]].
* In Creator/JamesSwallow's TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} Literature/BloodAngels novel ''Deus Encarmine'', Rafen hurries to the dying Koris on hearing he is asking for him. When Turcio pulls back -- many Blood Angels fear that the Black Rage is contagious -- Rafen is disgusted.
** [[{{Irony}} Ironically enough]], Koris had originally rejected Rafen for his failures at teamwork,
money becomes worthless, and accepted him after Rafen had expressed his [[AnAesop lesson]] as "He who fights alone she dies alone, but those [[FireForgedFriends who battle as brothers]] will live forever" -- but in the course of the duology, Rafen finds himself fighting and nearly dying alone and isolated.
way she was trying to avoid in her whole life.
* In Creator/RobertAHeinlein's ''Literature/TheLongWatch'', Interplanetary Patrol Lieutenant John Dahlquist, after Charles Logan's 1975 science-fiction novel ''Shipwreck'', there is only one character, Isidore Tansis: well, only one human character at least: there is a superior attempts to recruit him into a coup attempt, [[RebelliousRebel instead]] makes a ''HeroicSacrifice'' by barricading himself in nearly-intelligent computer without consciousness, and also alien creatures of unknown intelligence. Tansis is the sole survivor of a spaceship nuclear armory and manually disabling all the nuclear weapons, taking a fatal dose power disaster (a few fellow survivors are mentioned briefly as having died of radiation sickness before the novel starts). He manages to escape in a scout craft and land on a nearby planet, where he has to figure out his own survival for years to come, as there is no hope of anyone coming to rescue him (no other ships are within many light-years, and the story is set in a universe with no faster-than-light travel). This is very difficult, as the planet is not quite hostile to human life, but rather inhospitable, and the struggle to survive gets harder and harder over some years, and his health eventually starts to fail. It is hardly a spoiler that, at the end, Tansis dies, since it is the inevitable outcome of the situation right from page 1; but what is not quite so clear is whether he is in fact dying alone when in the process. He dies alone, sitting by the door he barricaded. Radiation levels are so high that robots have to be used to recover his body for [[DueToTheDead a hero's funeral]].
-->''He was not alone; there were comrades
company of several seal-like sea creatures with him—the boy with his finger in the dike, Colonel Bowie, too ill to move but insisting that whom he be carried across the line, the dying Captain of the Chesapeake still with deathless challenge on his lips, Rodger Young peering into the gloom.''
* In Creator/DanAbnett's Literature/GauntsGhosts novel ''Blood Pact'', Gaunt muses on why Ayatani Zweil is
cannot communicate, because they speak only by dilating their chaplain; a big reason is his care for the dying and [[DueToTheDead the dead]].
* A mark of Raistlin's cruelty
eye pupils in [[Literature/{{Dragonlance}} The Test of the Twins]] is his threat to leave Crysania to die alone in the Abyss and actually going through complex patterns, but with it.whom he somehow feels a mystical union.



* Inverted in ''Literature/{{Perfume}}'', where Madame Gaillard, who runs a boarding house collects money so she could die alone in her own home, instead of a public hospital. However, she doesn't die soon enough, in the French Revolution her money becomes worthless, and she dies in the way she was trying to avoid in her whole life.
* Referenced by Eragon and Glaedr in ''Eldest'', the second book of ''Literature/InheritanceCycle''. While tutoring Eragon in the ways of dragons and riders, Glaedr warns him against taking his partner's soul into his body, "as this will result in both your deaths." Eragon comments "How terrible, to die alone, separate from the one who is closest to you." To this, Glaedr responds "Everyone dies alone, Eragon. Whether you are a king on a battlefield or a lowly peasant lying in bed among your family, no one can accompany you into the void..."
* Defied in Suzanne Collins's ''Literature/TheHungerGames'', when Katniss stays with Rue and sings her a song for her LastRequest.
** Played straight with Foxface.
* In Eoin Colfer's "Literature/ArtemisFowl: The Lost Colony", Captain Holly Short dies alone, but is only dead briefly (Hey, the author is the first person to point out (Through Artemis) that time-related words are flexible in a time field). Soon though, Artemis finds a way to use the chaotic nature of the time distortion around them to fix it.
* From "The Lay of the Last Minstrel" by Sir Walter Scott, the fate of "The wretch, concentred all in self":
--->''''Living, shall forfeit fair reknown,\\
And doubly dying, shall go down\\
To the vile dust, from whence he sprung,\\
Unwept, unhonoured and unsung.
* Following an argument with his brother, Robert in ''Literature/TheEmigrants'' novels walks out into the woods and lies down by a stream, sick with yellow fever. He dies before anyone can find him.



* In ''Literature/ThePaleKing'', Frederick Blumquist dies of a heart attack at his desk at an IRS office. He passes away on Tuesday, but no one noticed until Saturday evening when a janitor finds him sitting in the dark. It took over four days for any of 25 other employees in the room to realize that they were working with a corpse. Since he was a quiet person and died in his typical sitting position, everyone just assumed he was really absorbed in his work. His personality doesn't change when he comes back as a ghost.
* In ''[[Creator/SimonRGreen The God Killer]]'', a sorcerer sneaks away from his work to provide company to a dying deity, whose church became extinct many generations ago. He claims that even a god shouldn't be left to die alone. When the sorcerer is mortally wounded, the ephemeral god expends the last of its dwindling energy to join him, allowing both of them to avert this trope.
* According to Literature/TheBible, this is what happened to Jesus at his death. Not only is he betrayed by one of his disciples, but the others -- who truly respect him -- are unable to be with him as he enters his final hours. As he is praying in preparation for his eventual fate, the three disciples who he takes to wait with him fall asleep. Peter, one of his closest followers, denies he even knew Jesus in order to save his own skin. The whole atmosphere of alienation is a contrast to the traditional pictures of a triumphant messiah entering into glory. The worst of it? This abandonment by those nearest to him was a ''necessary'' part of his unglamorous death. No wonder even Jesus was apprehensive of what his end would entail.
** Moses dies alone as well. "Then Moses climbed Mount Nebo from the plains of Moab to the top of Pisgah, across from Jericho. There the Lord showed him the whole land...And Moses the servant of the Lord died there in Moab, as the Lord had said. He buried him[a] in Moab, in the valley opposite Beth Peor, but to this day no one knows where his grave is." (Deut 34:1-6)
* In Series/NeverWipeTearsWithoutGloves Reine is one of the first people in Sweden to die of AIDS. He doesn't tell his family that he's sick nor does he tell most of his friends. The one friend he does tell rarely visits him as he lays dying, on Reine's own request. He's too ashamed of having the disease to want people around to see him in that state.
* Given how often death comes in a setting where men and women pilot giant war machines, often in single combat, it is no surprise that the ''Franchise/BattleTechExpandedUniverse'' has this happen to many of its characters; for instance, it seems all too appropriate that this is the fate of selfish schemers like Pavel Ridzik and Aldo Lestrade in during the ''Warrior'' trilogy. However, this is also done in a heartwrenching fashion during ''The Dying Time'' to Lori Carlyle and ''The Hunters'' to Morgan Hasek-Davion.
* In Charles Logan's 1975 science-fiction novel ''Shipwreck'', there is only one character, Isidore Tansis: well, only one human character at least: there is a nearly-intelligent computer without consciousness, and also alien creatures of unknown intelligence. Tansis is the sole survivor of a spaceship nuclear power disaster (a few fellow survivors are mentioned briefly as having died of radiation sickness before the novel starts). He manages to escape in a scout craft and land on a nearby planet, where he has to figure out his own survival for years to come, as there is no hope of anyone coming to rescue him (no other ships are within many light-years, and the story is set in a universe with no faster-than-light travel). This is very difficult, as the planet is not quite hostile to human life, but rather inhospitable, and the struggle to survive gets harder and harder over some years, and his health eventually starts to fail. It is hardly a spoiler that, at the end, Tansis dies, since it is the inevitable outcome of the situation right from page 1; but what is not quite so clear is whether he is in fact dying alone when in the company of several seal-like sea creatures with whom he cannot communicate, because they speak only by dilating their eye pupils in complex patterns, but with whom he somehow feels a mystical union.

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* In ''Literature/ThePaleKing'', Frederick Blumquist dies of a heart attack at his desk at an IRS office. He passes away on Tuesday, but no one noticed until Saturday evening when a janitor finds him sitting ''Franchise/StarWarsLegends'':
** A villain
in the dark. It took over four days for ''Literature/XWingSeries'', Kirtan Loor, observes as he is dying that his most hated rival Corran Horn was right -- there is nothing worse than dying alone.
*** The series is one in which AnyoneCanDie, and anytime one of the good guys die - well,
any time when they can see it coming, which isn't always possible in a dogfight - his or her wingmates are there, desperately trying to prevent it, and it's always seen as tragic and heroic. Kell's effort to save Jesmin Ackbar earn him one of 25 other employees the highest awards in the room to realize that they were working with a corpse. Since New Republic, the Kalidor Crescent, which he was a quiet person and died in his typical sitting position, everyone just assumed he was really absorbed in his work. His personality doesn't change when he comes back sees as a ghost.
* In ''[[Creator/SimonRGreen The God Killer]]'',
MedalOfDishonor because, well, he failed. When Phanan is shot down over a sorcerer sneaks away from planet in enemy territory and Face follows and refuses to leave his work to provide company to a dying deity, whose church became extinct many generations ago. He claims that even a god shouldn't be left to die alone. When the sorcerer is mortally wounded, the ephemeral god expends the last of its dwindling energy to join him, allowing both of them to avert this trope.
* According to Literature/TheBible, this is what happened to Jesus at his death. Not only is he betrayed by one of his disciples, but
friend, abandoning the others -- who truly respect him -- are unable to be with him despite leading a mission at the time, it's not seen as HonorBeforeReason. And WordOfGod holds that Phanan died in part because he enters felt that [[CyberneticsEatYourSoul cybernetics ate his final hours. As future]], and he is praying in preparation for his eventual fate, had no one.
** In ''Literature/LukeSkywalkerAndTheShadowsOfMindor'',
the three disciples who he takes BigBad has enslaved some bizarrely inhuman aliens and used their bodies to wait with him fall asleep. Peter, one [[SlaveMooks enslave]] and make puppets out of his closest followers, denies Mook soldiers, lacing their brains so their minds are destroyed and they just try to berserker kill everything, screaming. Freeing the inhuman aliens triggers the deadman interlocks, killing the mooks. By going into the BigBad's mind Luke can and does free all of the aliens -- and he feels all of the mooks in the Force. None of them had signed up for this, had gone along with it, had even knew Jesus in order cooperated -- it had been done to save his own skin. The whole atmosphere them with callous disregard, and so Luke stays with all of alienation is a contrast them, thousands, to the traditional pictures of a triumphant messiah entering into glory. The worst of it? This abandonment by those nearest to him was a ''necessary'' part of his unglamorous death. No wonder even Jesus was apprehensive of what his end would entail.
** Moses dies
feel them die, so they won't be alone as well. "Then Moses climbed Mount Nebo from the plains of Moab to the top of Pisgah, -- because it's all he can do for them.
** ''Rebel Force'' has Ferus Olin left mortally wounded by Darth Vader. Leia comes
across from Jericho. There the Lord showed him the whole land...And Moses the servant of the Lord died there in Moab, as the Lord had said. He buried him[a] in Moab, in the valley opposite Beth Peor, but to this day no one knows where and holds his grave is." (Deut 34:1-6)
* In Series/NeverWipeTearsWithoutGloves Reine is one
hand as he dies -- and he has a vision of the first people in Sweden to die of AIDS. He doesn't tell his family that he's sick nor does he tell most of his friends. The one a long-dead friend he does tell rarely visits him as he lays dying, on Reine's own request. He's too ashamed of having the disease to want people around to see him in that state.
* Given how often death comes in a setting where men
[[HoYay/StarWarsLegends and women pilot giant war machines, often in single combat, it is no surprise that the ''Franchise/BattleTechExpandedUniverse'' has this happen to many of its characters; for instance, it seems all too appropriate that this is the fate of selfish schemers like Pavel Ridzik and Aldo Lestrade in during the ''Warrior'' trilogy. However, this is also done in a heartwrenching fashion during ''The Dying Time'' to Lori Carlyle and ''The Hunters'' to Morgan Hasek-Davion.
* In Charles Logan's 1975 science-fiction novel ''Shipwreck'', there is only one character, Isidore Tansis: well, only one human character at least: there is a nearly-intelligent computer without consciousness, and also alien creatures of unknown intelligence. Tansis is the sole survivor of a spaceship nuclear power disaster (a few fellow survivors are mentioned briefly as having died of radiation sickness before the novel starts). He manages to escape in a scout craft and land on a nearby planet, where he has to figure out his own survival for years to come, as there is no hope of anyone
partner]] coming to rescue him, and it's not until Ferus sees Roan and feels him (no other ships are within many light-years, and the story is set in a universe with no faster-than-light travel). This is very difficult, as the planet is not quite hostile to human life, but rather inhospitable, and the struggle to survive gets harder and harder over some years, and holding his health eventually starts to fail. It is hardly a spoiler that, at the end, Tansis dies, since it is the inevitable outcome of the situation right from page 1; but what is not quite so clear is whether hand that he is in fact dying alone when in the company of several seal-like sea creatures with whom he cannot communicate, because they speak only by dilating their eye pupils in complex patterns, but with whom he somehow feels a mystical union.ready to go.
--->"[[YouAreNotAlone Did you really think I would leave you here alone?]]"



* The protagonist of ''Literature/{{ghostgirl}}'', Charlotte, was alone in a classroom when she died. She was choking on a gummy bear when the door was shut in her face. This caused the gummy bear to lodge itself even deeper into her throat. No one noticed her still in the classroom besides her crush, who thought she was waving at him.

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* The protagonist Creator/LoisMcMasterBujold's ''Literature/VorkosiganSaga'': In ''Literature/{{Memory}}'', Miles tells Elli Quinn that Taura will die soon and asks her to get him the news so that he can be with her.
* In Charles Dickens' ''Literature/ATaleOfTwoCities'', Sydney Carton talks with a seamstress on the tumbrel, confides the truth, and encourages her in facing death. He succeeds.
--->''"I mind nothing while I hold your hand. I shall mind nothing when I let it go, if they are rapid."\\
"They will be rapid. Fear not!"''
** In ''Literature/AChristmasCarol'', this is the threatened culmination
of ''Literature/{{ghostgirl}}'', Charlotte, Scrooge's life.
* ''TabletopGame/Warhammer40000'':
** In Creator/GrahamMcNeill's Literature/{{Ultramarines}} novel ''Dead Sky Black Sun'', the grieving Leonid laments that after he suffered so much, Ellard died alone; Uriel offers what consolation there
was with Leonid's having been with him.
*** Later, when Leonid realizes the woman the daemon freed is a member of his own regiment, he observes that [[BecauseDestinySaysSo may have happened]] so that he can die with his friends. Uriel looks at his fellow SpaceMarine and agrees that it is best not to die alone. When she [[DyingAsYourself shows some self-awareness]] and approval, it gives him the strength to make a HeroicSacrifice.
** In ''The Killing Ground'', Uriel kneels by the gravely wounded Lord of the Unfleshed and comforts him before [[MercyKill shooting him]].
** In Creator/BenCounter's ''Galaxy In Flames'', Tarvitz hunts for his battle brothers, the Emperor's Children, in battle -- partly in hopes of getting the battle back together, but partly so that he will not die
alone but with battle brothers, in defiance of [[UnfriendlyFire Horus's treachery]]. It succeeds; he reflects when he gathers with the last handful, whether Emperor's Children, Luna Wolves, or World-Eaters, that he knew their names now, men who had just been grime-streaked faces were now his [[FireForgedFriends brothers]].
** In Lee Lightner's Literature/SpaceWolf novel ''Wolf's Honour'', Ragnar stays by the dying Haegr, holding his hand.
** In Creator/GrahamMcNeill's Literature/HorusHeresy novel ''False Gods'', when [[DyingAsYourself the Chaos taint leaves the mortally wounded Temba]], his [[ManlyTears tears]] convince Horus of his sincerity, and so Horus kneels by him and tries to comfort him (and cries himself after Temba's death).
** In Creator/GrahamMcNeill's ''Fulgrim'', Lucius walks away from the dying Captain Solomon Demeter, but
in a classroom when she died. She was choking on a gummy bear when the door was shut in her face. This caused the gummy bear to lodge itself even deeper complete inversion, Solomon is glad of it, finding it "peace", because he had [[TurnCoat betrayed them]] and tricked Solomon into her throat. No one noticed her still [[FriendOrFoe killing men on his own side]]. On the other hand, the [[CueTheSun sun is setting]], and he feels as if [[EmpathicEnvironment the world marked his passing]].
** In Creator/JamesSwallow's Literature/BloodAngels novel ''Deus Encarmine'', Rafen hurries to the dying Koris on hearing he is asking for him. When Turcio pulls back -- many Blood Angels fear that the Black Rage is contagious -- Rafen is disgusted.
*** [[{{Irony}} Ironically enough]], Koris had originally rejected Rafen for his failures at teamwork, and accepted him after Rafen had expressed his [[AnAesop lesson]] as "He who fights alone dies alone, but those [[FireForgedFriends who battle as brothers]] will live forever" -- but
in the classroom besides her crush, who thought she was waving at him.course of the duology, Rafen finds himself fighting and nearly dying alone and isolated.
** In Creator/DanAbnett's Literature/GauntsGhosts novel ''Blood Pact'', Gaunt muses on why Ayatani Zweil is their chaplain; a big reason is his care for the dying and [[DueToTheDead the dead]].
* In ''Literature/WatershipDown'', this is subverted, as rabbits will usually vanish before dying, so they can die alone.



* Cally's first words in ''Series/BlakesSeven'' are "May you die alone, and silent."



** [[Recap/DoctorWhoS19E6Earthshock "Earthshock"]]: [[AlasPoorScrappy Adric.]] On a crashing spaceship. Thinking he just ''failed to save the world.'' That is all.
** The Seventh Doctor [[Recap/DoctorWhoTVMTheTVMovie met his end]] with no familiar faces at his side.
** The Dalek in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS27E6Dalek "Dalek"]] uses this as a ploy to gain Rose's sympathy: "My race is dead. I shall die alone."



** The Dalek in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS27E6Dalek "Dalek"]] uses this as a ploy to gain Rose's sympathy: "My race is dead. I shall die alone."

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** The Dalek Ida Scott in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS27E6Dalek "Dalek"]] uses this as a ploy [[Recap/DoctorWhoS28E9TheSatanPit "The Satan Pit"]] begs the Doctor to gain Rose's sympathy: "My race is dead. I shall come back up even though that would just mean both of them running out of oxygen, because "I don't want to die alone."on my own." He saves her in the nick of time.



** The Seventh Doctor likewise met his end with no familiar faces at his side.
** [[AlasPoorScrappy Adric.]] On a crashing spaceship. Thinking he just ''failed to save the world.'' That is all.
** Ida Scott in [[Recap/DoctorWhoS28E9TheSatanPit "The Satan Pit"]] begs the Doctor to come back up even though that would just mean both of them running out of oxygen, because "I don't want to die on my own." He saves her in the nick of time.



** In [[Recap/DoctorWhoS35E11HeavenSent "Heaven Sent"]], a WhatDoTheyFearEpisode, the Doctor is completely alone, trapped in what turns out to be his own confession dial, facing the possibility of this at the hands of the voiceless monster The Veil. Because he is desperate to escape in a way that ''won't'' require him to give a final confession about The Hybrid teased all season -- which the next episode ("Hell Bent") reveals is because he's hoping to find a way to save Clara Oswald, who was recently KilledOffForReal, and needs some kind of bargaining chip to do so -- he figures out a way to escape "the long way round". It requires him to die alone ''billions of times over'', each time reactivating the teleporter that brought him there and summoning a copy of his younger self to begin the ordeal of the dial again...

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** In [[Recap/DoctorWhoS35E11HeavenSent "Heaven Sent"]], a WhatDoTheyFearEpisode, the Doctor is completely alone, trapped in what turns out to be his own confession dial, facing the possibility of this at the hands of the voiceless monster The Veil. Because he is desperate to escape in a way that ''won't'' require him to give a final confession about The the Hybrid teased all season -- which the next episode ("Hell Bent") ([[Recap/DoctorWhoS35E12HellBent "Hell Bent"]]) reveals is because he's hoping to find a way to save Clara Oswald, who was recently KilledOffForReal, and needs some kind of bargaining chip to do so -- he figures out a way to escape "the long way round". It requires him to die alone ''billions of times over'', each time reactivating the teleporter that brought him there and summoning a copy of his younger self to begin the ordeal of the dial again...



* ''Series/WalkerTexasRanger'' had a weird variation at the climax of the Chairman four-parter, where the villain arranges it so that in five minutes, Walker will have two choices: to chase him down, or stay and die with his wife. Naturally, Walker finds an alternative that involves delivering a beatdown ahead of schedule.
* Cally's first words in ''Series/BlakesSeven'' are "May you die alone, and silent."

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* ''Series/WalkerTexasRanger'' had In "Guilt" from ''Series/TheFollowing'', Ryan Hardy and his friend Tyson have a weird variation conversation about this in which Tyson says that nobody wants to die alone. Hardy replies that everyone dies alone and Tyson says that while this may be true, there's no reason to live that way.
* ''Series/GameOfThrones'':
** Pycelle in season 6. Qyburn (the one who has him killed) says he wished this could have happened in better circumstances. This happens to Lancel Lannister and Tommen Baratheon in the same episode. Lancel, paralyzed by a stab wound and alone in the tunnels beneath King's Landing, futilely tries to stop the wildfire from going off, and is its first victim. Tommen, staring
at the climax still burning ruins of the Chairman four-parter, where Great Sept, is alone when he takes off his crown and calmly steps through the villain arranges it so that in five minutes, Walker will have two choices: open window.
** After Olly deals the fatal blow, Jon is ultimately left
to chase him down, or stay and die with his wife. Naturally, Walker finds an alternative that involves delivering a beatdown ahead of schedule.
* Cally's first words
alone in ''Series/BlakesSeven'' are "May you die alone, and silent."the snow by the mutineers.



* In ''Series/KamenRiderRyuki'', a particularly cruel example occurs when Sano Mitsuru/Kamen Rider Imperer is trapped in the Mirror World, and disintegrated in it even as he's desperately trying to beg for help from his girlfriend in the real world (who can't see him).



* In ''Series/RobinHood'', Robin himself dies alone after bidding goodbye to his friends and wandering into Sherwood Forest by himself. He is apparently met by the spirit of Marian as he dies, but this could be a halluncination brought on by the poison in his system. Somewhat of a subversion considering Robin ''chooses'' to die alone, specifically telling the others "I have to do this alone."

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* On ''Series/MyNameIsEarl'', Earl has to make up for accidentally kidnapping a man in a previous episode. Great, except it turns out he died in a MurphysBed mishap in his apartment. Earl decides to give him a decent funeral... which proves to be a challenge, since Earl did not know him, and this man apparently did not have any family or friends. At least not in RealLife; it turns out that all his friends are online.
* In ''Series/PersonOfInterest'' this theme occurs at several points. Notably it is an underlying theme in the finale, as [[BenevolentAI The Machine]] discusses how she was forced to watch millions of people die in order to fully understand human behavior. She points out that most of them die alone. Though she also points out something else: "Everyone dies alone. But if you meant something to someone, if you helped someone, or loved someone, if even a single person remembers you, then maybe you never really die. And maybe, this isn't the end at all." (The Machine, to herself; the last words of the series.)
* In ''Series/RobinHood'', Robin himself dies alone after bidding goodbye to his friends and wandering into Sherwood Forest by himself. He is apparently met by the spirit of Marian as he dies, but this could be a halluncination hallucination brought on by the poison in his system. Somewhat of a subversion considering Robin ''chooses'' to die alone, specifically telling the others "I have to do this alone.""
* ''Series/{{Smallville}}'': This is the best way to describe Tess' death in the [[GrandFinale finale]]. She spends the ''entire episode'' completely cut off from all of her friends, almost dying at the hands of [[OffingTheOffspring her own father]] before ultimately being killed by her half-brother [[ComicBook/LexLuthor Lex]].
* In ''Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine'', Kira Nerys father Kira Taban was shot by the Cardassians. Although she was by his side for most of it, she left with the rest of her resistance cell to the kill those responsible. Her father died alone, [[TearJerker calling out her name]], she only missed it by a matter of hours. It haunted her for the rest of her life. The episode that reveals this, ''Ties Of Blood and Water'', also has a Cardassian who became a surrogate father-figure to her dying. After learning of something he did during the Occupation she storms off, only to be convinced to return as "he doesn't deserve to die alone." She returns and stays with him until he dies, [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming and then buries him next to her father.]]



--> '''Castiel''': I want you to understand that the only thing you're gonna see out there is [[ArchangelMichael Michael]] killing your brother.
--> '''Dean''': Well then I ain't gonna let him die alone.

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--> '''Castiel''': -->'''Castiel''': I want you to understand that the only thing you're gonna see out there is [[ArchangelMichael Michael]] killing your brother.
-->
brother.\\
'''Dean''': Well then I ain't gonna let him die alone.



* In ''Series/StarTrekDeepSpaceNine'', Kira Nerys father Kira Taban was shot by the Cardassians. Although she was by his side for most of it, she left with the rest of her resistance cell to the kill those responsible. Her father died alone, [[TearJerker calling out her name]], she only missed it by a matter of hours. It haunted her for the rest of her life. The episode that reveals this, ''Ties Of Blood and Water'', also has a Cardassian who became a surrogate father-figure to her dying. After learning of something he did during the Occupation she storms off, only to be convinced to return as "he doesn't deserve to die alone." She returns and stays with him until he dies, [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming and then buries him next to her father.]]
* In ''Series/KamenRiderRyuki'', a particularly cruel example occurs when Sano Mitsuru/Kamen Rider Imperer is trapped in the Mirror World, and disintegrated in it even as he's desperately trying to beg for help from his girlfriend in the real world (who can't see him).



* In "Guilt" from ''Series/TheFollowing'', Ryan Hardy and his friend Tyson have a conversation about this in which Tyson says that nobody wants to die alone. Hardy replies that everyone dies alone and Tyson says that while this may be true, there's no reason to live that way.
* ''Series/{{Smallville}}'': This is the best way to describe Tess' death in the [[GrandFinale finale]]. She spends the ''entire episode'' completely cut off from all of her friends, almost dying at the hands of [[OffingTheOffspring her own father]] before ultimately being killed by her half-brother [[ComicBook/LexLuthor Lex]].
* On ''Series/MyNameIsEarl'', Earl has to make up for accidentally kidnapping a man in a previous episode. Great, except it turns out he died in a MurphysBed mishap in his apartment. Earl decides to give him a decent funeral...which proves to be a challenge, since Earl did not know him, and this man apparently did not have any family or friends. At least not in RealLife; it turns out that all his friends are online.

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* In "Guilt" from ''Series/TheFollowing'', Ryan Hardy and his friend Tyson have ''Series/WalkerTexasRanger'' had a conversation about this in which Tyson says that nobody wants to die alone. Hardy replies that everyone dies alone and Tyson says that while this may be true, there's no reason to live that way.
* ''Series/{{Smallville}}'': This is the best way to describe Tess' death in the [[GrandFinale finale]]. She spends the ''entire episode'' completely cut off from all of her friends, almost dying
weird variation at the hands climax of [[OffingTheOffspring her own father]] before ultimately being killed by her half-brother [[ComicBook/LexLuthor Lex]].
* On ''Series/MyNameIsEarl'', Earl has to make up for accidentally kidnapping a man
the Chairman four-parter, where the villain arranges it so that in a previous episode. Great, except it turns out he died in a MurphysBed mishap in his apartment. Earl decides to give him a decent funeral...which proves to be a challenge, since Earl did not know him, and this man apparently did not five minutes, Walker will have any family two choices: to chase him down, or friends. At least not in RealLife; it turns out stay and die with his wife. Naturally, Walker finds an alternative that all his friends are online.involves delivering a beatdown ahead of schedule.



* In ''Series/PersonOfInterest'' this theme occurs at several points. Notably it is an underlying theme in the finale, as [[BenevolentAI The Machine]] discusses how she was forced to watch millions of people die in order to fully understand human behavior. She points out that most of them die alone. Though she also points out something else: "Everyone dies alone. But if you meant something to someone, if you helped someone, or loved someone, if even a single person remembers you, then maybe you never really die. And maybe, this isn't the end at all." (The Machine, to herself; the last words of the series)
* ''Series/GameOfThrones'':
** Pycelle in season 6. Qyburn (the one who has him killed) says he wished this could have happened in better circumstances. This happens to Lancel Lannister and Tommen Baratheon in the same episode. Lancel, paralyzed by a stab wound and alone in the tunnels beneath King's Landing, futilely tries to stop the wildfire from going off, and is its first victim. Tommen, staring at the still burning ruins of the Great Sept, is alone when he takes off his crown and calmly steps through the open window.
** After Olly deals the fatal blow, Jon is ultimately left to die alone in the snow by the mutineers.



--> ''This is my way of saying goodbye''
--> '''Cause I can't do it face to face''
--> ''No matter what happens now''
--> ''You shouldn't be afraid''
--> ''Because I know today has been the most perfect day I've ever seen''

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--> ''This -->''This is my way of saying goodbye''
-->
goodbye''\\
'''Cause I can't do it face to face''
-->
face''\\
''No matter what happens now''
-->
now''\\
''You shouldn't be afraid''
-->
afraid''\\
''Because I know today has been the most perfect day I've ever seen''



-->''And I will die all alone''\\

* Music/FiveFingerDeathpunch "Remember Everything" music video ends this way.

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-->''And I will die all alone''\\

alone''
* Music/FiveFingerDeathpunch Music/FiveFingerDeathpunch's "Remember Everything" music video ends this way.
way.



''Alone I clench my gun''\\

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''Alone I clench my gun''\\
gun''



--> ''And the wind blows through my heart''\\

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--> ''And -->''And the wind blows through my heart''\\



''No one there''\\

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''No one there''\\
there''



[[folder:Mythology and Religion]]
* According to Literature/TheBible, this is what happened to Jesus at his death. Not only is he betrayed by one of his disciples, but the others -- who truly respect him -- are unable to be with him as he enters his final hours. As he is praying in preparation for his eventual fate, the three disciples who he takes to wait with him fall asleep. Peter, one of his closest followers, denies he even knew Jesus in order to save his own skin. The whole atmosphere of alienation is a contrast to the traditional pictures of a triumphant messiah entering into glory. The worst of it? This abandonment by those nearest to him was a ''necessary'' part of his unglamorous death. No wonder even Jesus was apprehensive of what his end would entail.
** Moses dies alone as well. "Then Moses climbed Mount Nebo from the plains of Moab to the top of Pisgah, across from Jericho. There the Lord showed him the whole land...And Moses the servant of the Lord died there in Moab, as the Lord had said. He buried him[a] in Moab, in the valley opposite Beth Peor, but to this day no one knows where his grave is." (Deut 34:1-6)
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* Timon of ''Theatre/TimonOfAthens'' starts the play surrounded by friends and servants. Over the course of the play, he casts off all his friends (to be fair, they started it) and becomes a hermit. He ends up not only dying alone, but composing his own epitaph. Ouch.
* Discussed in ''Theatre/{{Wicked}}''. At the beginning, the Ozians sing "Goodness knows, the wicked die alone!" [[FakingTheDead Elphaba isn't dead though]], she's just gone from Oz. (And she wasn't actually alone either; she met with Glinda just before "dying" and left Oz with Fiyero.)



* Even though he was likely surrounded by his men when he died, [[spoiler:John Laurens']] death in ''Theatre/{{Hamilton}}'' evokes this trope by having it be a DarkReprise of the FriendshipSong "The Story of Tonight" sung by [[spoiler:Laurens]], who is standing just to the right of the Hamiltons, looking on mournfully.



* Even though he was likely surrounded by his men when he died, [[spoiler:John Laurens's]] death in ''Theatre/{{Hamilton}}'' evokes this trope by having it be a DarkReprise of the FriendshipSong "The Story of Tonight" sung by [[spoiler:Laurens]], who is standing just to the right of the Hamiltons, looking on mournfully.

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* Even though he was likely Timon of ''Theatre/TimonOfAthens'' starts the play surrounded by his men when he died, [[spoiler:John Laurens's]] death in ''Theatre/{{Hamilton}}'' evokes this trope by having it be a DarkReprise friends and servants. Over the course of the FriendshipSong "The Story of Tonight" sung by [[spoiler:Laurens]], who is standing play, he casts off all his friends (to be fair, they started it) and becomes a hermit. He ends up not only dying alone, but composing his own epitaph. Ouch.
* Discussed in ''Theatre/{{Wicked}}''. At the beginning, the Ozians sing "Goodness knows, the wicked die alone!" [[FakingTheDead Elphaba isn't dead though]], she's
just to the right of the Hamiltons, looking on mournfully.gone from Oz. (And she wasn't actually alone either; she met with Glinda just before "dying" and left Oz with Fiyero.)



* Diva'ratrika of ''Webcomic/{{Drowtales}}'' had this fate inflicted on her by three of her daughters when they betrayed her in a coup, since they decided that DyingAlone was AFateWorseThanDeath as well as DramaticIrony since she'd lived much of her life in self-imposed solitude. But even though she did technically die alone, she cheated death by putting her aura in the body of her servant, Ragini, and now that she's back in control is a SpannerInTheWorks.
* ''Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}'': After Terezi stabs her to prevent her from flying off to fight Jack, [[AlasPoorVillain Vriska]] is left alone to die from her injuries.



* ''Webcomic/{{xkcd}}'': [[http://xkcd.com/625/ existential crisis, not technical insight]]
** The page image comes from [[http://xkcd.com/695/ this strip]].
* Dying alone is Barbecue Sauce's [[http://tallcomics.com/?id=10 greatest fear]] in UnwindersTallComics.
* Diva'ratrika of ''Webcomic/{{Drowtales}}'' had this fate inflicted on her by three of her daughters when they betrayed her in a coup, since they decided that DyingAlone was AFateWorseThanDeath as well as DramaticIrony since she'd lived much of her life in self-imposed solitude. But even though she did technically die alone, she cheated death by putting her aura in the body of her servant, Ragini, and now that she's back in control is a SpannerInTheWorks.

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* ''Webcomic/{{xkcd}}'': [[http://xkcd.com/625/ existential crisis, not technical insight]]
** The page image comes from [[http://xkcd.com/695/ this strip]].
* Dying alone
Played for BlackComedy in the ''Webcomic/{{Oglaf}}'' strip "Survival*"; a man lost in the woods is Barbecue Sauce's [[http://tallcomics.com/?id=10 greatest fear]] in UnwindersTallComics.
* Diva'ratrika
afraid of ''Webcomic/{{Drowtales}}'' had this fate inflicted on her by three of her daughters when they betrayed her in a coup, since they decided that DyingAlone was AFateWorseThanDeath as well as DramaticIrony since she'd lived much of her life in self-imposed solitude. But even though she did technically die dying alone, she cheated death by putting her aura in so when he finds a skeleton lying on the body of her servant, Ragini, ground, he curls and now that she's back dies in control is a SpannerInTheWorks.its' arms.



* ''Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}'': After Terezi stabs her to prevent her from flying off to fight Jack, [[AlasPoorVillain Vriska]] is left alone to die from her injuries.
* Played for BlackComedy in the ''Webcomic/{{Oglaf}}'' strip "Survival*"; a man lost in the woods is afraid of dying alone, so when he finds a skeleton lying on the ground, he curls and dies in its' arms.

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* ''Webcomic/{{Homestuck}}'': After Terezi stabs her to prevent her from flying off to fight Jack, [[AlasPoorVillain Vriska]] is left Dying alone to die is Barbecue Sauce's [[http://tallcomics.com/?id=10 greatest fear]] in ''Webcomic/UnwindersTallComics''.
* ''Webcomic/{{xkcd}}'':
** [[http://xkcd.com/625/ Existential crisis, not technical insight]]
** The page image comes
from her injuries.
* Played for BlackComedy in the ''Webcomic/{{Oglaf}}'' strip "Survival*"; a man lost in the woods is afraid of dying alone, so when he finds a skeleton lying on the ground, he curls and dies in its' arms.
[[http://xkcd.com/695/ this strip]].



* The final fate of Mr. Freeze as revealed in ''WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond'', lethally poisoned by Blight's radiation powers and suicidal over the breakdown of his clone body, Freeze seals up the doorway into the lab he's in, preventing Batman from saving him, then tears down the building on top of himself.
* Yumi was threatened with this in the ''WesternAnimation/CodeLyoko'' episode "Lost at Sea". A battle in the virtual sea had caused her craft to separate from the others, and they couldn't find her. (What made this even more horrifying is that drowning in this place doesn't result in death, but [[FateWorseThanDeath something worse]], probably even more terrifying for Yumi because she had to be rescued from it once before.) What made this more agonizing was the fact that Yumi had previously lost her temper with her younger brother and cussed him out, and all she could think about now was that they had parted company on that ''very'' bad note. (Fortunately for all involved, she survived, and [[TearJerker made up with her brother.]])



** In ''Captain Hero's Marriage Pact'', the reason Unusually Flexible Girl is so desperate to get married is this trope, due to her grandmother dying alone and her being terrified of having the same fate. She gets her wish, as she is killed at the end of the episode when Toot's potato gun backfires, but she is with Hero and Wooldor at the time and doesnt die alone.
* In the 'Epilogue' episode of ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited'', Royal Flush Gang member Ace, whose psychic powers were killing her, is a potential PersonOfMassDestruction as the fear of her imminent death is causing her to rapidly lose control of her incredible psychic powers. Amanda Waller insists a MercyKill is the only solution but Batman refuses. Instead, he braves a gauntlet of deadly terrain created by Ace's RealityWarper abilities, just to reach her side and quietly sit with her so that she wouldn't have to die alone. As a result, her final moments are peaceful and calm instead of terrified and panicked. She doesn't lose control and thus the day is saved by Batman's compassion for a scared little girl.

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** In ''Captain "Captain Hero's Marriage Pact'', Pact", the reason Unusually Flexible Girl is so desperate to get married is this trope, due to her grandmother dying alone and her being terrified of having the same fate. She gets her wish, as she is killed at the end of the episode when Toot's potato gun backfires, but she is with Hero and Wooldor at the time and doesnt doesn't die alone.
* In the 'Epilogue' "Epilogue" episode of ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueUnlimited'', Royal Flush Gang member Ace, whose psychic powers were killing her, is a potential PersonOfMassDestruction as the fear of her imminent death is causing her to rapidly lose control of her incredible psychic powers. Amanda Waller insists a MercyKill is the only solution but Batman refuses. Instead, he braves a gauntlet of deadly terrain created by Ace's RealityWarper abilities, just to reach her side and quietly sit with her so that she wouldn't have to die alone. As a result, her final moments are peaceful and calm instead of terrified and panicked. She doesn't lose control and thus the day is saved by Batman's compassion for a scared little girl.



* Yumi was threatened with this in the ''WesternAnimation/CodeLyoko'' episode "Lost at Sea". A battle in the virtual sea had caused her craft to seperated from the others, and they couldn't find her. (What made this even more horrifying is that drowning in this place doesn't result in death, but [[FateWorseThanDeath something worse]], probably even more terrifying for Yumi because she had to be rescued from it once before.) What made this more agonizing was the fact that Yumi had previously lost her temper with her younger brother and cussed him out, and all she could think about now was that they had parted company on that ''very'' bad note. (Fortunately for all involved, she survived, and [[TearJerker made up with her brother.]])
* The final fate of Mr Freeze as revealed in ''WesternAnimation/BatmanBeyond'', lethally poisoned by Blight's radiation powers and suicidal over the breakdown of his clone body, Freeze seals up the doorway into the lab he's in, preventing Batman from saving him, then tears down the building on top of himself.
13th May '17 2:10:16 AM CaptEquinox
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* According to her legend, [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacinta_and_Francisco_Marto#Illness_and_death Blessed Jacinta Marto]] said she'd die completely alone more than once, during her time as an IllGirl affected with Spanish Influenza. Her chaplain and treating doctor/nurses told her that they'd be there for her... but the kid spent her last hours pleading for Holy Communion and Last Rites, because the chaplain didn't take her seriously and said he'd come back in the morning. A couple of hours after he left, she was dead.

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* According to her legend, [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacinta_and_Francisco_Marto#Illness_and_death Blessed St. Jacinta Marto]] said she'd die completely alone more than once, during her time as an IllGirl affected with chronic purulent pleurisy brought on by Spanish Influenza. Her chaplain and treating doctor/nurses told her that they'd be there for her... but the kid spent her last hours pleading for Holy Communion and Last Rites, because [[LikeYouWouldReallyDoIt the chaplain didn't take her seriously seriously]] and said he'd come back in the morning. A couple of hours after he left, she was dead.
12th May '17 6:13:11 PM jtierney50
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* Even though he was likely surrounded by his men when he died, [[spoiler:John Laurens's]] death in ''Theatre/{{Hamilton}}'' evokes this trope by having it be a DarkReprise of the FriendshipSong "The Story of Tonight" sung by [[spoiler:Laurens]], who is standing just to the right of the Hamiltons, looking on mournfully.
16th Apr '17 2:50:36 PM nombretomado
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* In Lee Lightner's TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} SpaceWolf novel ''Wolf's Honour'', Ragnar stays by the dying Haegr, holding his hand.

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* In Lee Lightner's TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} SpaceWolf Literature/SpaceWolf novel ''Wolf's Honour'', Ragnar stays by the dying Haegr, holding his hand.
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