* After the dog gets killed, his owner [[ReasonYouSuckSpeech rants to the other tenants about how even though they don't seem to care for each other, she still can't believe any of them would strangle "The only thing in this whole neighborhood who liked anybody!"]]
* The plight of "Miss Lonelyhearts". Luckily, things are looking up for her at the end, but until then, what we see of her life is pretty depressing.