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Bob shows the family photo in order for the enemy soldiers to keep aiming at him, allowing his comrades to kill those enemies with ease.
Genre Savvymole Alice talks Bob into showing her a picture of his family, sealing his fate. He dies shortly afterwards.
Defied: As Bob reaches into his pocket for the photo, Alice scolds him, loudly reminding him that showing a family photo during a major crisis is extremely bad luck, especially if the crisis is nearing resolution.
Discussed: "You know, if you had shown your family photo back when we were in the war, I bet you'd be dead by now".
Deconstructed: Alice concludes that family is a distraction, and becomes unwilling to emotionally connect with others, superstituously believing it caused Bob's death.
Reconstructed: But once the world is saved, Alice opens up again; Bob's photo of his family becomes a reminder of what she was fighting for.