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->'''Portrayed by:''' Creator/JRBourne, Sean Maguire

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->'''Portrayed by:''' JR Bourne, Sean Maguire

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->'''Portrayed by:''' Tattiawna Jones, Chelah Horsdal, [[spoiler:Creator/PaigeTurco]]

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->'''Portrayed by:''' Tattiawna Jones, Chelah Horsdal, Creator/ChelahHorsdal, [[spoiler:Creator/PaigeTurco]]


->'''Portrayed by:''' Tattiawna Jones, Chelah Horsdal, [[spoiler:Paige Turco]]

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->'''Portrayed by:''' Tattiawna Jones, Chelah Horsdal, [[spoiler:Paige Turco]][[spoiler:Creator/PaigeTurco]]



->'''Portrayed by:''' Sara Thompson, Skylar Radzion, Gwynyth Walsh, [[spoiler:Eliza Taylor]]

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->'''Portrayed by:''' Sara Thompson, Skylar Radzion, Gwynyth Walsh, [[spoiler:Eliza Taylor]][[spoiler:Creator/ElizaTaylor]]



->'''Portrayed by:''' Ian Pala, Chuku Modu]]

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->'''Portrayed by:''' Ian Pala, Chuku Modu]]Modu



->'''Portrayed by:''' Ashleigh [=LaThorp=]

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->'''Portrayed by:''' Greyston HoltCreator/GreystonHolt


* YourCheatingHeart: Even though Miranda was married she had been sleeping with a non-nightblood until they were both killed by Madi. It is unknown if Miranda's husband was aware of Miranda having a lover.



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* LastOfHisKind: Although Ryker and Priya Desai are technically still alive [[labelnote:Note]]Their host bodies are dead but their mind drives are still intact albeit dormant[[/labelnote]] as of the season 6 finale, Russell and Gabriel are the last living Primes after Clarke blew the rest of the out an airlock. [[spoiler:Russell's consciousness is erased in the season 7 premiere, leaving Gabriel the last active Prime.]]
* IDidWhatIHadToDo: Murdering Clarke to bring Joesphine back, although he expressed remorse for doing so, and he was perfectly willing to transfer Josie's mind drive to another host after it's revealed that Clarke's mind is still alive.
* MadnessMantra: While going batshit insane and killing his family during the first eclispe: "Sanctum is mine!"

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* LastOfHisKind: Although Ryker and Priya Desai are technically still alive [[labelnote:Note]]Their host bodies are dead but their mind drives are still intact albeit dormant[[/labelnote]] as of the season Season 6 finale, Russell and Gabriel are the last living Primes after Clarke blew the rest of the out an airlock. [[spoiler:Russell's consciousness is erased in the season Season 7 premiere, leaving Gabriel the last active Prime.]]
* IDidWhatIHadToDo: Murdering Clarke to bring Joesphine Josephine back, although he expressed remorse for doing so, and he was perfectly willing to transfer Josie's mind drive to another host after it's revealed that Clarke's mind is still alive.
* MadnessMantra: While going batshit insane and killing his family during the first eclispe: eclipse: "Sanctum is mine!"



* SuddenSequelDeathSyndrome: [[spoiler:Gets his consciousnesses destroyed by Sheidheda at the end of the season 7 premiere]].

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* SuddenSequelDeathSyndrome: [[spoiler:Gets his consciousnesses destroyed by Sheidheda at the end of the season Season 7 premiere]].




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* TookALevelInJerkass: In the flashbacks we get to see of Simone while still living in her original body she doesn't seem to be the complete sociopath she is during the events of season 6.

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* TookALevelInJerkass: In the flashbacks we get to see of Simone while still living in her original body she doesn't seem to be the complete sociopath she is during the events of season Season 6.




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* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: After enacting the Adjustment Protocol, the remaining Primes planned to hijack the ''Elegius IV'' to start again on a new world, with the ship's crew as their new devoted followers.

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* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: After enacting the Adjustment Protocol, the remaining Primes planned to hijack the ''Elegius IV'' to start again on a new world, with the ship's mindwiped crew as their new devoted followers.



* LastOfHisKind: Although Ryker and Priya Desai are technically still alive [[labelnote:Note]]Their host bodies are dead but their mind drives are still intact albeit dormant[[/labelnote]] as of the season 6 finale, Russell and Gabriel are the last living Primes after Clarke blew the rest of the out an airlock.

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* LastOfHisKind: Although Ryker and Priya Desai are technically still alive [[labelnote:Note]]Their host bodies are dead but their mind drives are still intact albeit dormant[[/labelnote]] as of the season 6 finale, Russell and Gabriel are the last living Primes after Clarke blew the rest of the out an airlock. [[spoiler:Russell's consciousness is erased in the season 7 premiere, leaving Gabriel the last active Prime.]]



* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Josephine doesn't do that great a job while she is impersonating Clarke, and plenty of Clarke's friends and family noticed the inconsistencies. Gaia questions the wisdom of letting Madi go to school despite the risk of being outed as a nightblood, Abby almost figures it out after noticing she was writing with her right hand, since Clarke is left-handed, and Bellamy and Murphy figured it out almost straight away that Clarke was not Clarke anymore, Murphy only keeping the secret to pursue his own agenda.

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* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Josephine doesn't do that great a job while she is impersonating Clarke, and plenty of Clarke's friends and family noticed the inconsistencies. Gaia questions the wisdom of letting Madi go to school despite the risk of being outed as a nightblood, Abby almost figures it out after noticing she was writing with her right hand, since Clarke is left-handed, and Bellamy and Murphy figured it out almost straight away after one too many hints that Clarke was not Clarke anymore, Murphy only keeping the secret to pursue his own agenda.agenda. The deception only lasted as long as it did because most of them were still angry at Clarke over the events of the previous season, and weren't inclined to look at the oddities too closely.

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* GrandTheftMe: He and Simone inflict this to Clarke after they discover she has nightblood, so they can bring their daughter back from the dead.

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* GrandTheftMe: He and Simone inflict this to Clarke after they discover she has nightblood, so they can bring their daughter back from the dead. [[spoiler:Ironically, he becomes a victim of this himself after his mind is destroyed by Sheidheda, who then takes control of his body]].


* VillainousCrush: She certainly seems to have one on John Murphy, calling him cute before revealing herself to him and recruiting him to join her in immortality. She looks annoyed every time she seems Emori, and interrupts his proposal to Emori before walking between the couple and laying her head on his shoulder.

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* VillainousCrush: She certainly seems to have one on John Murphy, calling him cute before revealing herself to him and recruiting him to join her in immortality. She looks annoyed every time she seems sees Emori, and interrupts his proposal to Emori before walking between the couple and laying her head on his shoulder.


->'''Portrayed by:''' Sara Thompson, Skylar Radzion, Gwynyth Walsh, Eliza Taylor]]

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->'''Portrayed by:''' Sara Thompson, Skylar Radzion, Gwynyth Walsh, Eliza [[spoiler:Eliza Taylor]]


->'''Portrayed by:''' Tattiawna Jones, Chelah Horsdal, Paige Turco]]

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->'''Portrayed by:''' Tattiawna Jones, Chelah Horsdal, Paige [[spoiler:Paige Turco]]


* Really700YearsOld: Simone looks like a woman who is pushing forty and later a woman in her fifties after she inhabits Abby's body]]. Chronologically she is actually closer to three-hundred.

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* Really700YearsOld: Simone looks like a woman who is pushing forty and [[spoiler:and later a woman in her fifties after she inhabits Abby's body]]. Chronologically she is actually closer to three-hundred.


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* ItsAllAboutMe: The Primes treat Clarke as basically disposable in the name of restoring Josephine, proclaiming it 'destiny' that the former Earth residents came to Sanctum as the 'darkblood' birth rate is dropping. Later on, [[spoiler:when the Earth residents turn against them, Russell and Simone only react as though it's the fault of the new arrivals that they have to resort to these extreme measures, rather than acknowledge the horror of what they've become over the centuries]].
* KillEmAll: Their Adjustment Protocol is this in mind, should their followers ever realise the truth about their gods. [[spoiler:Russell enacts the protocol after the truth is revealed, launching a toxic gas bomb into the crowd that drives them into a homicidal rage]].
* MayFlyDecemberRomance: Any relationship between a Prime and someone that is not one is basically this, because when [[spoiler:the Prime dies, they'll be resurrected in a new host, while their lover will simply be gone forever]].

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* ItsAllAboutMe: The Primes treat Clarke as basically disposable in the name of restoring Josephine, proclaiming it 'destiny' that the former Earth residents came to Sanctum as the 'darkblood' birth rate is dropping. Later on, [[spoiler:when when the Earth residents turn against them, Russell and Simone only react as though it's the fault of the new arrivals that they have to resort to these extreme measures, rather than acknowledge the horror of what they've become over the centuries]].centuries.
* KillEmAll: Their Adjustment Protocol is this in mind, should their followers ever realise the truth about their gods. [[spoiler:Russell Russell enacts the protocol after the truth is revealed, launching a toxic gas bomb into the crowd that drives them into a homicidal rage]].
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* MayFlyDecemberRomance: Any relationship between a Prime and someone that is not one is basically this, because when [[spoiler:the the Prime dies, they'll be resurrected in a new host, while their lover will simply be gone forever]].forever.



* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: [[spoiler:After enacting the Adjustment Protocol, the remaining Primes planned to hijack the ''Elegius IV'' to start again on a new world, with the ship's crew as their new devoted followers]].

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* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: [[spoiler:After After enacting the Adjustment Protocol, the remaining Primes planned to hijack the ''Elegius IV'' to start again on a new world, with the ship's crew as their new devoted followers]].followers.



* GrandTheftMe: [[spoiler: He and Simone inflict this to Clarke after they discover she has nightblood, so they can bring their daughter back from the dead.]]
* LastOfHisKind: [[spoiler:Although Ryker and Priya Desai are technically still alive [[labelnote:Note]]Their host bodies are dead but their mind drives are still intact albeit dormant[[/labelnote]], Russell and Gabriel are the last living Primes after Clarke blew the rest of the out an airlock]].
* IDidWhatIHadToDo: [[spoiler: Murdering Clarke to bring Joesphine back]], although he expressed remorse for doing so, and he was perfectly willing to transfer Josie's mind drive to another host after it's revealed that [[spoiler:Clarke's mind is still alive]].
* MadnessMantra: [[spoiler:While going batshit insane and killing his family during the first eclispe:]] "Sanctum is mine!"
* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: [[spoiler: The first time he went through the eclipse-induced psychosis, he killed his wife and daughter. He then spent the next twenty-five years trying to bring them back from the dead until he finally succeeded by resurrecting Josephine.]]
* Really700YearsOld: Russell looks like a man who is pushing fifty [[labelnote:Note]]JR Bourne is 49 as of 2019[[/labelnote]]. [[spoiler:Chronologically he is actually closer to three-hundred.]]
* TookALevelInJerkass: Despite his actions, Russell is shown to be a kind man who is sympathetic to what the people from Earth have gone through, and is willing to right some of the wrongs he did in the interest of peace. That goes right out the window after [[spoiler: Simone is assassinated]], and he becomes willing to burn people at the stake to get justice.
* WouldHurtAChild: One of the hosts Russell used to try and resurrect Josephine was a baby, [[spoiler:and after Simone and the rest of the Primes are killed by Clarke he is willing to kill Madi in revenge]].

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* GrandTheftMe: [[spoiler: He DeathByIrony: [[spoiler:He's the leader of a group of body snatchers, and Simone inflict this to Clarke after they discover she has nightblood, so they can bring their daughter back from the dead.ultimately dies when Sheidheda steals his body.]]
* GrandTheftMe: He and Simone inflict this to Clarke after they discover she has nightblood, so they can bring their daughter back from the dead.
* LastOfHisKind: [[spoiler:Although Although Ryker and Priya Desai are technically still alive [[labelnote:Note]]Their host bodies are dead but their mind drives are still intact albeit dormant[[/labelnote]], dormant[[/labelnote]] as of the season 6 finale, Russell and Gabriel are the last living Primes after Clarke blew the rest of the out an airlock]].
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* IDidWhatIHadToDo: [[spoiler: IDidWhatIHadToDo: Murdering Clarke to bring Joesphine back]], back, although he expressed remorse for doing so, and he was perfectly willing to transfer Josie's mind drive to another host after it's revealed that [[spoiler:Clarke's Clarke's mind is still alive]].
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* MadnessMantra: [[spoiler:While While going batshit insane and killing his family during the first eclispe:]] eclispe: "Sanctum is mine!"
* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: [[spoiler: MyGodWhatHaveIDone: The first time he went through the eclipse-induced psychosis, he killed his wife and daughter. He then spent the next twenty-five years trying to bring them back from the dead until he finally succeeded by resurrecting Josephine.]]
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* Really700YearsOld: Russell looks like a man who is pushing fifty [[labelnote:Note]]JR Bourne is 49 as of 2019[[/labelnote]]. [[spoiler:Chronologically Chronologically he is actually closer to three-hundred.]]
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* SuddenSequelDeathSyndrome: [[spoiler:Gets his consciousnesses destroyed by Sheidheda at the end of the season 7 premiere]].
* TookALevelInJerkass: Despite his actions, Russell is shown to be a kind man who is sympathetic to what the people from Earth have gone through, and is willing to right some of the wrongs he did in the interest of peace. That goes right out the window after [[spoiler: after Simone is assassinated]], assassinated, and he becomes willing to burn people at the stake to get justice.
* WouldHurtAChild: One of the hosts Russell used to try and resurrect Josephine was a baby, [[spoiler:and and after Simone and the rest of the Primes are killed by Clarke he is willing to kill Madi in revenge]].
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->'''Portrayed by:''' Tattiawna Jones, Chelah Horsdal, [[spoiler:Paige Turco]]

* BluffTheImposter: "What's my father's name?" [[spoiler:Simone's failure to answer that proves fatal]].
* DislikesTheNewGuy: Instantly distrusts the new arrivals from Earth and wanted them to leave the safety of the village. [[spoiler: She changes her mind after it's discovered that some of them possessed nightblood]].
* RaceLift: In-universe. [[spoiler: Simone is a black woman that used to be a white redhead two-hundred years ago. She gets another race lift when she is placed in Abby's body.]]
* Really700YearsOld: Simone looks like a woman who is pushing forty [[spoiler:and later a woman in her fifties after she inhabits Abby's body]]. [[spoiler:Chronologically she is actually closer to three-hundred.]]
* ThrownOutTheAirlock: Which is how she and most of the remaining Primes meet their [[spoiler:final death]].
* TookALevelInJerkass: In the flashbacks we get to see of Simone while still living in [[spoiler:her original body]] she doesn't seem to be the complete sociopath she is during the events of season 6.

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->'''Portrayed by:''' Tattiawna Jones, Chelah Horsdal, [[spoiler:Paige Paige Turco]]

* BluffTheImposter: "What's my father's name?" [[spoiler:Simone's Simone's failure to answer that proves fatal]].
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* DislikesTheNewGuy: Instantly distrusts the new arrivals from Earth and wanted them to leave the safety of the village. [[spoiler: She changes her mind after it's discovered that some of them possessed nightblood]].
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* RaceLift: In-universe. [[spoiler: Simone is a black woman that used to be a white redhead two-hundred years ago. She gets another race lift when she is placed in Abby's body.]]
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* Really700YearsOld: Simone looks like a woman who is pushing forty [[spoiler:and and later a woman in her fifties after she inhabits Abby's body]]. [[spoiler:Chronologically Chronologically she is actually closer to three-hundred.]]
three-hundred.
* ThrownOutTheAirlock: Which is how she and most of the remaining Primes meet their [[spoiler:final death]].
final death.
* TookALevelInJerkass: In the flashbacks we get to see of Simone while still living in [[spoiler:her her original body]] body she doesn't seem to be the complete sociopath she is during the events of season 6.



->'''Portrayed by:''' Sara Thompson, Skylar Radzion, Gwynyth Walsh, [[spoiler:Eliza Taylor]]

* ActuallyIAmHim: After reading Josephine's book on Oblation, Abby concludes that she was a monster. She is completely unaware that said monster is actually in the same room as her, currently [[spoiler:inhabiting her daughter's body]].

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->'''Portrayed by:''' Sara Thompson, Skylar Radzion, Gwynyth Walsh, [[spoiler:Eliza Eliza Taylor]]

* ActuallyIAmHim: After reading Josephine's book on Oblation, Abby concludes that she was a monster. She is completely unaware that said monster is actually in the same room as her, currently [[spoiler:inhabiting inhabiting her daughter's body]].body.



* BackFromTheDead: Before being [[spoiler:uploaded into Clarke's body, Josephine had been dead for around six years. And she would have stayed dead for years more if Clarke hadn't arrived to Sanctum aboard ''Eligius IV'']].

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* BackFromTheDead: Before being [[spoiler:uploaded uploaded into Clarke's body, Josephine had been dead for around six years. And she would have stayed dead for years more if Clarke hadn't arrived to Sanctum aboard ''Eligius IV'']].IV''.



* DestinationDefenestration: [[spoiler:How her seventh host was killed]].

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* DestinationDefenestration: [[spoiler:How How her seventh host was killed]].killed.



* EvilIsPetty: Given the choice of [[spoiler:killing Clarke after she discovers her mind is still alive or waking up in a new, willing host made possible thanks to the blackblood serum]] and moving on in the interest of peace? She would rather [[spoiler:kill Clarke and keep her body]].
* EvilutionaryBiologist: Was originally a biologist [[spoiler: before she died the first time.]] [[spoiler:She then eventually began to promote a eugenics program to purify the so-called "royal" bloodline and provide the Primes with a steady supply of viable hosts]].
* FantasticRacism: Seems to have a hatred toward "Nulls" [[labelnote:Note]]Those citizens of Sanctum who not only have red blood, thus making them non-viable as hosts, but also aren't hereditary carriers. They are banned from having children, and are considered only good enough to clean toilets and guard the Primes, etc.[[/labelnote]], and even goes so far as to call them less than useless. And as shown in [=S06E07=] [[spoiler:Josephine's proposed eugenics program involved killing them off so that only those that were useful to her and the other Primes were left]].

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* EvilIsPetty: Given the choice of [[spoiler:killing killing Clarke after she discovers her mind is still alive or waking up in a new, willing host made possible thanks to the blackblood serum]] serum and moving on in the interest of peace? She would rather [[spoiler:kill kill Clarke and keep her body]].
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* EvilutionaryBiologist: Was originally a biologist [[spoiler: biologist before she died the first time.]] [[spoiler:She time. She then eventually began to promote a eugenics program to purify the so-called "royal" bloodline and provide the Primes with a steady supply of viable hosts]].
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* FantasticRacism: Seems to have a hatred toward "Nulls" [[labelnote:Note]]Those citizens of Sanctum who not only have red blood, thus making them non-viable as hosts, but also aren't hereditary carriers. They are banned from having children, and are considered only good enough to clean toilets and guard the Primes, etc.[[/labelnote]], and even goes so far as to call them less than useless. And as shown in [=S06E07=] [[spoiler:Josephine's Josephine's proposed eugenics program involved killing them off so that only those that were useful to her and the other Primes were left]].left.



* ImmortalityImmorality: One of the first things she does after [[spoiler:coming back from the dead? She kills her best friend, Kaylee, because Kaylee killed her last host for murdering someone else]]. It's implied that she had been pretty immoral for a while, given her philosophy concerning [[spoiler:eugenics, in order to create more hosts]].
* ItsAllAboutMe: Arguably the absolute most selfish person the show has seen thus far, seeing nothing wrong with killing innocent people and [[spoiler:keeping control of Clarke's body even when she could have taken another host]].
* KilledOffForReal: [[spoiler:Clarke destroys her mind in order to regain control of her body.]]

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* ImmortalityImmorality: One of the first things she does after [[spoiler:coming coming back from the dead? She kills her best friend, Kaylee, because Kaylee killed her last host for murdering someone else]]. else. It's implied that she had been pretty immoral for a while, given her philosophy concerning [[spoiler:eugenics, eugenics, in order to create more hosts]].
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* ItsAllAboutMe: Arguably the absolute most selfish person the show has seen thus far, seeing nothing wrong with killing innocent people and [[spoiler:keeping keeping control of Clarke's body even when she could have taken another host]].host.
* KilledOffForReal: [[spoiler:Clarke Clarke destroys her mind in order to regain control of her body.]]



* ManipulativeBastard: [[spoiler:In order to shake Clarke's resolve and find out how her mind is still alive, Josephine shows a fake memory of Bellamy agreeing to her GrandTheftMe, which works. Even after admitting it was a fake, she delivers such a brutal BreakThemByTalking speech arguing that [[{{Determinator}} Clarke]] genuinely gives up fighting her]].
* NotSoDifferent: Often uses this to [[spoiler:convince Clarke that they're each just doing what has to be done to protect their people, ignoring how Clarke kills to deal with a direct threat where Josephine kills to eliminate ''potential'' threats]].
* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Josephine doesn't do that great a job while she is [[spoiler: impersonating Clarke]], and plenty of [[spoiler:Clarke's]] friends and family noticed the inconsistencies. [[spoiler:Gaia questions the wisdom of letting Madi go to school despite the risk of being outed as a nightblood, Abby almost figures it out after noticing she was writing with her right hand, since Clarke is left-handed]], and Bellamy and Murphy figured it out almost straight away that [[spoiler:Clarke was not Clarke anymore]], Murphy only keeping the secret to pursue his own agenda.
* Really700YearsOld: Josephine looks to be around twenty-four [[spoiler:after being uploaded into Clarke's body]] but is really over two centuries (although she may not have been conscious for all of that).
* VillainousCrush: She certainly seems to have one on John Murphy, calling him cute before revealing herself to him and recruiting him to join her in immortality. She looks annoyed every time she seems Emori, and interrupts his [[spoiler: proposal to Emori]] before walking between the couple and laying her head on his shoulder.

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* ManipulativeBastard: [[spoiler:In In order to shake Clarke's resolve and find out how her mind is still alive, Josephine shows a fake memory of Bellamy agreeing to her GrandTheftMe, which works. Even after admitting it was a fake, she delivers such a brutal BreakThemByTalking speech arguing that [[{{Determinator}} Clarke]] genuinely gives up fighting her]].
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* NotSoDifferent: Often uses this to [[spoiler:convince convince Clarke that they're each just doing what has to be done to protect their people, ignoring how Clarke kills to deal with a direct threat where Josephine kills to eliminate ''potential'' threats]].threats.
* OOCIsSeriousBusiness: Josephine doesn't do that great a job while she is [[spoiler: is impersonating Clarke]], Clarke, and plenty of [[spoiler:Clarke's]] Clarke's friends and family noticed the inconsistencies. [[spoiler:Gaia Gaia questions the wisdom of letting Madi go to school despite the risk of being outed as a nightblood, Abby almost figures it out after noticing she was writing with her right hand, since Clarke is left-handed]], left-handed, and Bellamy and Murphy figured it out almost straight away that [[spoiler:Clarke Clarke was not Clarke anymore]], anymore, Murphy only keeping the secret to pursue his own agenda.
* Really700YearsOld: Josephine looks to be around twenty-four [[spoiler:after after being uploaded into Clarke's body]] body but is really over two centuries (although she may not have been conscious for all of that).
* VillainousCrush: She certainly seems to have one on John Murphy, calling him cute before revealing herself to him and recruiting him to join her in immortality. She looks annoyed every time she seems Emori, and interrupts his [[spoiler: his proposal to Emori]] Emori before walking between the couple and laying her head on his shoulder.



* DeadPersonImpersonation: Ends up being impersonated by [[spoiler:Emori, as part of Murphy's deal with the Primes]], after her [[spoiler:mind drive is wiped for Emori's use]]. Suffice to say, neither Murphy or Emori do a very convincing job.
* KilledOffForReal: After Josephine pressured her mother into [[spoiler:erasing Kaylee and the rest of her family from their mind drives]].
* RaceLift: In universe: Kaylee's [[spoiler:original body]] was that of a Chinese girl, but [[spoiler:her current host]] is white.
* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: Kaylee and the rest of her family attempt (and fail) to hijack the ''Elegius IV'' to escape the red sun eclipse. It's also implied that they did so because Kaylee had [[spoiler:murdered Josephine]] and wanted to escape before her [[spoiler: eventual resurrection]].

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* DeadPersonImpersonation: Ends up being impersonated by [[spoiler:Emori, Emori, as part of Murphy's deal with the Primes]], Primes, after her [[spoiler:mind mind drive is wiped for Emori's use]].use. Suffice to say, neither Murphy or Emori do a very convincing job.
* EvenEvilHasStandards: Although she has no problem with body snatching, she is against the Adjustment Protocol.
* KilledOffForReal: After Josephine pressured her mother into [[spoiler:erasing erasing Kaylee and the rest of her family from their mind drives]].
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* RaceLift: In universe: Kaylee's [[spoiler:original body]] original body was that of a Chinese girl, but [[spoiler:her her current host]] host is white.
* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: Kaylee and the rest of her family attempt (and fail) to hijack the ''Elegius IV'' to escape the red sun eclipse. It's also implied that they did so because Kaylee had [[spoiler:murdered Josephine]] murdered Josephine and wanted to escape before her [[spoiler: her eventual resurrection]].
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* DeadPersonImpersonation: Ends up being impersonated by [[spoiler:John Murphy, as part of his deal with the Primes]], after his [[spoiler:mind drive is wiped for Murphy's use]]. Suffice to say, neither Murphy or Emori do a very convincing job.
* KilledOffForReal: After Josephine pressured her mother into [[spoiler:erasing Daniel and the rest of his family from their mind drives]].
* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: Daniel and the rest of his family attempt (and fail) to hijack the ''Elegius IV'' to escape the red sun eclipse. It's also implied that they did so because his sister Kaylee had [[spoiler:murdered Josephine]] and wanted to escape before her [[spoiler: eventual resurrection]].

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* DeadPersonImpersonation: Ends up being impersonated by [[spoiler:John John Murphy, as part of his deal with the Primes]], Primes, after his [[spoiler:mind mind drive is wiped for Murphy's use]].use. Suffice to say, neither Murphy or Emori do a very convincing job.
* KilledOffForReal: After Josephine pressured her mother into [[spoiler:erasing erasing Daniel and the rest of his family from their mind drives]].
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* ScrewThisImOuttaHere: Daniel and the rest of his family attempt (and fail) to hijack the ''Elegius IV'' to escape the red sun eclipse. It's also implied that they did so because his sister Kaylee had [[spoiler:murdered Josephine]] murdered Josephine and wanted to escape before her [[spoiler: her eventual resurrection]].resurrection.



* ArmorPiercingQuestion: From Raven: "Is this your last [[spoiler:body]]?" The fact that Ryker doesn't answer her says a lot about him. [[spoiler:Turns out it is his last body, assuming Ryker isn't placed in another host]].
* CreepySouvenir: He keeps mementos of [[spoiler: his previous hosts]], as well as gifts from them such as a music box that [[spoiler:his second host]] had made. Raven thinks it's profane.

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* ArmorPiercingQuestion: From Raven: "Is this your last [[spoiler:body]]?" body?" The fact that Ryker doesn't answer her says a lot about him. [[spoiler:Turns Turns out it is his last body, assuming Ryker isn't placed in another host]].
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* CreepySouvenir: He keeps mementos of [[spoiler: of his previous hosts]], hosts, as well as gifts from them such as a music box that [[spoiler:his his second host]] host had made. Raven thinks it's profane.



-->'''Raven:''' "News flash: keeping a gift from somebody whose [[spoiler:body you stole]] ''is'' profane."
* DefectorFromDecadence: Slightly downplayed, in that he disagrees with what the Primes are doing and even tries to distance himself from them, choosing to live in a machine shop instead of the palace, but aside from [[spoiler:helping Gabriel escape from Sanctum]] decades ago, Ryker doesn't actually ''do'' anything about it. [[spoiler:Fully subverted when he stops Echo from killing Russell, then turns her in and nearly wipes her mind.]]

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-->'''Raven:''' "News flash: keeping a gift from somebody whose [[spoiler:body body you stole]] stole ''is'' profane."
* DefectorFromDecadence: Slightly downplayed, in that he disagrees with what the Primes are doing and even tries to distance himself from them, choosing to live in a machine shop instead of the palace, but aside from [[spoiler:helping helping Gabriel escape from Sanctum]] Sanctum decades ago, Ryker doesn't actually ''do'' anything about it. [[spoiler:Fully Fully subverted when he stops Echo from killing Russell, then turns her in and nearly wipes her mind.]]



* {{Hypocrite}}: He doesn't agree with the Prime's practice of [[spoiler:wiping hosts' minds and taking over their bodies as a form of immortality]] and he is quick to protest that he never asked to be [[spoiler: resurrected]], but such words run pretty hollow when one is [[spoiler:over two-hundred years old and is already on his ninth host]].

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* {{Hypocrite}}: He doesn't agree with the Prime's practice of [[spoiler:wiping wiping hosts' minds and taking over their bodies as a form of immortality]] immortality and he is quick to protest that he never asked to be [[spoiler: resurrected]], be resurrected, but such words run pretty hollow when one is [[spoiler:over over two-hundred years old and is already on his ninth host]].host.



* PetTheDog: Of all the Primes, Ryker is the only one who honours [[spoiler:his hosts]]. He even used to visit his [[spoiler:sixth host's]] mother every month to celebrate his life. However, Raven considers this disgusting and cowardly, since it lets him escape from the guilt without having to do anything about [[spoiler:hosts being taken in the first place]].
* RaceLift: In universe: Ryker's [[spoiler:original body]] was that of an Indian boy, but [[spoiler:his current host]] is white.

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* PetTheDog: Of all the Primes, Ryker is the only one who honours [[spoiler:his hosts]]. his hosts. He even used to visit his [[spoiler:sixth host's]] sixth host's mother every month to celebrate his life. However, Raven considers this disgusting and cowardly, since it lets him escape from the guilt without having to do anything about [[spoiler:hosts hosts being taken in the first place]].
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* RaceLift: In universe: Ryker's [[spoiler:original body]] original body was that of an Indian boy, but [[spoiler:his his current host]] host is white.



* RaceLift: In universe: Priya's [[spoiler:original body]] was that of an Indian woman, but [[spoiler:her current host, Delilah Workman,]] is black.

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* RaceLift: In universe: Priya's [[spoiler:original body]] original body was that of an Indian woman, but [[spoiler:her her current host, Delilah Workman,]] Workman, is black.



* ThrownOutTheAirlock: Which is how she and most of the remaining Primes meet their [[spoiler:final death]].

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* ThrownOutTheAirlock: Which is how she and most of the remaining Primes meet their [[spoiler:final death]].final death.



* KilledOffForReal: [[spoiler: Courtesy of Clarke]].
* ThrownOutTheAirlock: [[spoiler: Along with her parents and Simone Lightbourne]].
* WeHardlyKnewYe: We don't get to see much of Jasmine's character as she [[spoiler:is floated by Clarke along with the rest of her family shortly after her resurrection]].

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* KilledOffForReal: [[spoiler: KilledOffForReal: Courtesy of Clarke]].
Clarke.
* ThrownOutTheAirlock: [[spoiler: ThrownOutTheAirlock: Along with her parents and Simone Lightbourne]].
Lightbourne.
* WeHardlyKnewYe: We don't get to see much of Jasmine's character as she [[spoiler:is is floated by Clarke along with the rest of her family shortly after her resurrection]].
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* KilledOffForReal: [[spoiler: Courtesy of Clarke]].
* ThrownOutTheAirlock: [[spoiler: Along with his wife, his daughter, and Simone Lightbourne]].
* WeHardlyKnewYe: We don't get to see much of Caleb as he [[spoiler:is floated by Clarke along with the rest of his family shortly after his resurrection]].

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* KilledOffForReal: [[spoiler: KilledOffForReal: Courtesy of Clarke]].
Clarke.
* ThrownOutTheAirlock: [[spoiler: ThrownOutTheAirlock: Along with his wife, his daughter, and Simone Lightbourne]].
Lightbourne.
* WeHardlyKnewYe: We don't get to see much of Caleb as he [[spoiler:is is floated by Clarke along with the rest of his family shortly after his resurrection]].
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* BrokenPedestal: [[spoiler:Their faith in Gabriel is shattered when they find out he's inhabiting Xavier's body.]]

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* BrokenPedestal: [[spoiler:Their Their faith in Gabriel is shattered when they find out he's inhabiting Xavier's body.]]



->'''Portrayed by:''' Ian Pala, [[spoiler:Chuku Modu]]

* BerserkButton: In a rage, Gabriel killed the man who [[spoiler:resurrected him in Xavier's body]] against his wishes.
* {{Irony}}: He fully intended to die, but the moment a viable host was available he was brought back against his wishes in [[spoiler:Xavier's]] body.

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->'''Portrayed by:''' Ian Pala, [[spoiler:Chuku Chuku Modu]]

* BerserkButton: In a rage, Gabriel killed the man who [[spoiler:resurrected resurrected him in Xavier's body]] body against his wishes.
* {{Irony}}: He fully intended to die, but the moment a viable host was available he was brought back against his wishes in [[spoiler:Xavier's]] Xavier's body.



* LastOfHisKind: [[spoiler:Although Ryker and Priya Desai are technically still alive [[labelnote:Note]]Their host bodies are dead but their mind drives are still intact albeit dormant[[/labelnote]], Russell and Gabriel are the last living Primes after Clarke blew the rest of the out an airlock]].
* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: When he helped Russell Lightbourne [[spoiler:develop virtual immortality via the mind drives and open up a door to generations of innocent people living under the thumb of false gods and countless deaths in the name of said immortality,]] the Old Man had a "moral awakening" and founded the Children of Gabriel in order to fight the Primes.

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* LastOfHisKind: [[spoiler:Although Although Ryker and Priya Desai are technically still alive [[labelnote:Note]]Their host bodies are dead but their mind drives are still intact albeit dormant[[/labelnote]], Russell and Gabriel are the last living Primes after Clarke blew the rest of the out an airlock]].
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* MyGodWhatHaveIDone: When he helped Russell Lightbourne [[spoiler:develop develop virtual immortality via the mind drives and open up a door to generations of innocent people living under the thumb of false gods and countless deaths in the name of said immortality,]] immortality, the Old Man had a "moral awakening" and founded the Children of Gabriel in order to fight the Primes.



* RaceLift: In universe: Gabriel's [[spoiler:original body]] was that of a hispanic man, however, [[spoiler:his current host]] is black, and in [[spoiler:Josephine's memories]] is shown that [[spoiler:his first host]] was of asian ancestry.
* Really700YearsOld: The Old Man is said to be over a hundred years old. [[spoiler:As a former Prime, Gabriel is actually closer to ''three'' hundred]].

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* RaceLift: In universe: Gabriel's [[spoiler:original body]] original body was that of a hispanic man, however, [[spoiler:his his current host]] host is black, and in [[spoiler:Josephine's memories]] Josephine's memories is shown that [[spoiler:his his first host]] host was of asian ancestry.
* Really700YearsOld: The Old Man is said to be over a hundred years old. [[spoiler:As As a former Prime, Gabriel is actually closer to ''three'' hundred]].hundred.



* TheUnseen: In universe. The Children of Gabriel hasn't seen the Old Man for quite some time, leading some to theorize that he has either died or abandoned them. [[spoiler:It turns out he was Xavier all along]].
* UnwantedRevival: [[spoiler:Gabriel was so enraged upon waking up in Xavier's body that he killed Eduardo, his adoptive son, for resurrecting him.]]

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* TheUnseen: In universe. The Children of Gabriel hasn't seen the Old Man for quite some time, leading some to theorize that he has either died or abandoned them. [[spoiler:It It turns out he was Xavier all along]].
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* UnwantedRevival: [[spoiler:Gabriel Gabriel was so enraged upon waking up in Xavier's body that he killed Eduardo, his adoptive son, for resurrecting him.]]
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* ActuallyIAmHim: Whenever anyone speaks of [[spoiler:the Old Man]] in Xavier's presence, completely unaware they are actually speaking about him.

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* ActuallyIAmHim: Whenever anyone speaks of [[spoiler:the the Old Man]] Man in Xavier's presence, completely unaware they are actually speaking about him.



* [[spoiler:DeadPersonImpersonation]]: [[spoiler:After Gabriel awoke in Xavier's body against his wishes, he decided to pose as him among the Children of Gabriel. In doing so, he allowed the Children to assume that either Gabriel had died or abandoned them. Until the coming of the ''Eligius IV'', Gabriel had been posing as Xavier for ten years]].

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* [[spoiler:DeadPersonImpersonation]]: [[spoiler:After DeadPersonImpersonation: After Gabriel awoke in Xavier's body against his wishes, he decided to pose as him among the Children of Gabriel. In doing so, he allowed the Children to assume that either Gabriel had died or abandoned them. Until the coming of the ''Eligius IV'', Gabriel had been posing as Xavier for ten years]].years.



* [[spoiler:PosthumousCharacter]]: Technically. [[spoiler:His body is very much alive and well as Gabriel's host, but the original Xavier has been dead for ten years]].
* TheReveal: After seeing the [[spoiler:mind drive scar on the back of Xavier's neck]], Diyoza realises that the man who had been escorting them to see the Old Man [[spoiler: was Gabriel himself, in a new host]].

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* [[spoiler:PosthumousCharacter]]: PosthumousCharacter: Technically. [[spoiler:His His body is very much alive and well as Gabriel's host, but the original Xavier has been dead for ten years]].
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* TheReveal: After seeing the [[spoiler:mind mind drive scar on the back of Xavier's neck]], neck, Diyoza realises that the man who had been escorting them to see the Old Man [[spoiler: Man was Gabriel himself, in a new host]].
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* AlienBlood: [[spoiler: Is turned into a nightblood to serve as a host to Jasmine Mason]].
* DeathByIrony: She fails in her duty to protect Rose, the future host of Jasmine Mason, and some episodes later [[spoiler: Jade herself is turned into a nightblood in order to host Jasmine's mind]].
* DeathOfPersonality: When her body is [[spoiler:taken over by Jasmine Mason]].

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* AlienBlood: [[spoiler: AlienBlood: Is turned into a nightblood to serve as a host to Jasmine Mason]].
Mason.
* DeathByIrony: She fails in her duty to protect Rose, the future host of Jasmine Mason, and some episodes later [[spoiler: later Jade herself is turned into a nightblood in order to host Jasmine's mind]].
mind.
* DeathOfPersonality: When her body is [[spoiler:taken taken over by Jasmine Mason]].Mason.



* YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness: It's possible that Russell have thought that a guard that failed all the tasks she was given would be more useful as [[spoiler: a host for a prime]].

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* YouHaveOutlivedYourUsefulness: It's possible that Russell have thought that a guard that failed all the tasks she was given would be more useful as [[spoiler: as a host for a prime]].
prime.



* AlienBlood: She was born with black blood, [[spoiler:the reason why she is used as a host for Priya Desai]].
* DeathOfPersonality: When her body is [[spoiler:taken over by Priya Desai]].
* MauveShirt: We get to see some of her personality and she even briefly becomes Jordan's love interest before [[spoiler:her mind is wiped to become Priya Desai]].

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* AlienBlood: She was born with black blood, [[spoiler:the the reason why she is used as a host for Priya Desai]].
Desai.
* DeathOfPersonality: When her body is [[spoiler:taken taken over by Priya Desai]].
Desai.
* MauveShirt: We get to see some of her personality and she even briefly becomes Jordan's love interest before [[spoiler:her her mind is wiped to become Priya Desai]].Desai.



* OffingTheOffspring: [[spoiler:However, Blythe Ann only kills Delilah's body, as her mind has already been wiped]].

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* OffingTheOffspring: [[spoiler:However, However, Blythe Ann only kills Delilah's body, as her mind has already been wiped]].wiped.



* AlienBlood: She was born with black blood, [[spoiler:and because of this, if it wasn't for her untimely death, she was supposed to become the future host of Jasmine Mason]].
* ImprobableInfantSurvival: Dramatically averted, as Rose is [[spoiler:killed by the children of Gabriel right before Octavia is able to get her to safety]].

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* AlienBlood: She was born with black blood, [[spoiler:and and because of this, if it wasn't for her untimely death, she was supposed to become the future host of Jasmine Mason]].
Mason.
* ImprobableInfantSurvival: Dramatically averted, as Rose is [[spoiler:killed killed by the children of Gabriel right before Octavia is able to get her to safety]].safety.



* AlienBlood: [[spoiler:Is turned into a nightblood to serve as a host for Marcus Kane]].
* DeathOfPersonality: When his body is [[spoiler:used as a host to Marcus Kane's mind]].

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* AlienBlood: [[spoiler:Is Is turned into a nightblood to serve as a host for Marcus Kane]].
Kane.
* DeathOfPersonality: When his body is [[spoiler:used used as a host to Marcus Kane's mind]].mind.



* AlienBlood: [[spoiler:Is turned into a nightblood to serve as a host for Miranda Mason]].
* DeathOfPersonality: When her body is [[spoiler:used as a host to Miranda's mind]].
* WeHardlyKnewYe: We don't get to see much of her before Russell [[spoiler: wipes her mind]].


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* AlienBlood: [[spoiler:Is Is turned into a nightblood to serve as a host for Miranda Mason]].
Mason.
* DeathOfPersonality: When her body is [[spoiler:used used as a host to Miranda's mind]].
mind.
* WeHardlyKnewYe: We don't get to see much of her before Russell [[spoiler: Russell wipes her mind]].

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