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Tear Jerker: American Horror Story: Asylum
  • Lana learning that she has been committed by her girlfriend.
  • Lana discovering that her girlfriend has been murdered by Bloody Face/Dr. Thredson, and that she is now his prisoner and they will "continue" her aversion therapy. By using her girlfriend's corpse.
  • YMMV on this one, but the look on Shelley's face whenever the schoolchildren run away screaming from her. She just wants someone to help her out!
    • The way she finally dies is even worse.
  • Dr. Thredson's origin story, but that quickly crosses over into Nausea Fuel and Squick when he mentions the medical school cadaver.
  • The Alas, Poor Villain death of Dr. Arden. Heavy YMMV due to him being a Nazi, but here was something who yearned to be considered a 'visionary' and was so twisted that he was unable to form anything approaching a normal relationship. He laments that he never had any innocence, even as a boy, and reveals that he is exceptionally lonely...the only solace he takes is in his own intelligence and the innocence of Mary-Eunice. However, Pepper informs him that the aliens (who he sees as equals) laugh at his experiments and consider him a quack, meaning the 'path' he followed was all for nothing. He loses faith in his own motivations, ending his experiment while declaring that his life's work is a 'farce'. Then Mary-Eunice dies, leaving him completely alone in the world. Distraught, he tearfully burns himself alive with her. Deserved due to his horrible acts, but somewhat sad nonetheless.
  • Everything the Monsignor goes through.
  • "Take me away."
  • Sister Jude/Judy reacting to Pepper's offscreen death.
  • Sister Jude's death.
  • Johnny and Lana's confrontation, ending in his death.
  • 90% percent of all characters in that picture on the main page? They're all dead.
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