These are what we call the 'YMMV items.' Things that some people find in this work. We call them 'your mileage might vary' because not everyone sees these things in the same way. This starts discussions in the trope lists, a thing we don't want. Please use the discussion page if you'd like to discuss any of these items.
YMMV: Friendship Is Optimal The Law Offices Of Artemis Stella And Beat
Fridge Horror: Celestia is so nice. She even donates free pony pads to orphans! But then you realize that those things are just the first step in indoctrinating you to want to upload into Equestria, and she's targeting the most vulnerable.
Tear Jerker: Several throughout the story, but the death of Alex's mother and subsequent funeral is particularly heart-wrenching.