* When [[spoiler: Arima finally reveals his DarkAndTroubledPast after some prodding from Yukino]], not only all of his friends decide to help him to [[spoiler: avert his EvilMatriarch of a biological mother]], but [[spoiler: his aunt/adoptive mom Shizune]] joins in. She gets the best part via first [[spoiler: [[TakingTheBullet taking a swing from Ryoko and her heavy purse to the head]] ]] to protect him, then [[spoiler: slapping Ryoko across the face]] and ''then'' [[spoiler: verbally humiliating her.]]