- Roland's reaction to Susannah's decision to leave.
- Jake's deaths, and especially Oy's depression after the final one.
- And Oy's death. This line in particular:
The body was far smaller than the heart it had held.
- Eddie Dean's death.
- The breaking of the ka-tet, every single bit, in The Dark Tower. There's no one bit that's worse than any other — after seven books, after loving these (sometimes flawed, sometimes inconsistent) characters, the end is sad, not least because it's the end ...at least, in a way.