Tear Jerker / The Necromantic Mysteries of Kyle Murchison Booth

  • This troper literally just teared up on a public bus over the last story in Sarah Monette's The Bone Key. (The line that did it: "It's all right, Mr. Booth. I hear him. I hear him just fine.")

  • The end of "Elegy for a Demon Lover" is utterly heartbreaking.