- Moral Event Horizon: After spending all of the Left Hand of Destiny duology dancing around it, Gothmara crosses it after mutating her own son into a Hur'q.
- Nightmare Fuel: The Kurlan Takers of Gist.
- Tear Jerker: Shar and his zhavey reconciling in Worlds of Deep Space Nine: Andor:
"it is not in our people's nature to be alone".
- Thriss' suicide.
- Stessie dying, and her final goodbye with Glessin.
- Garak: "There is no home anymore! Can't you see, it's gone!"
- Taran'atar altering his Badass Creed before his Heroic Sacrifice. "I am dead. I go into battle to reclaim my life. This, I do gladly, for I am Jem'Hadar. This, I do gladly...for my friend Kira Nerys."
- The Woobie: Quite possibly Taran'atar, of all people. Also, things often go badly for Kira. But she keeps on trucking: an Iron Woobie.