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* BittersweetEnding: For all of this story's darkness compared to the original, it ''does'' end on a high note, as [[spoiler:even though Kousei ended his life, 20 years later, it shows that Kaori endured and pulled through with Kousei's father, Takahiko, remarrying and Kaori marries Takahiko's stepson; they also have a son named Hikaru; on top of this, the fictional World Young Orchestra Foundation (which organized Kousei's memorial concert) has set up a scholarship called ''Kousei's Wish''..]]

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* BittersweetEnding: For all of this story's darkness compared to the original, it ''does'' end on a high note, as [[spoiler:even though Kousei ended his life, 20 years later, it shows that Kaori endured and pulled through with Kousei's father, Takahiko, remarrying and Kaori marries Takahiko's stepson; they also have a son named Hikaru; on top of this, the fictional World Young Orchestra Foundation (which organized Kousei's memorial concert) has set up a scholarship called ''Kousei's Wish''..Wish''.]]


* BittersweetEnding: For all of this story's darkness compared to the original, it ''does'' end on a high note, as [[spoiler:even though Kousei ended his life, 20 years later, it shows that Kaori endured and pulled through with Kousei's father, Takahiko, remarrying and Kaori marries Takahiko's stepson; they also have a son named Hikaru.]]

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* BittersweetEnding: For all of this story's darkness compared to the original, it ''does'' end on a high note, as [[spoiler:even though Kousei ended his life, 20 years later, it shows that Kaori endured and pulled through with Kousei's father, Takahiko, remarrying and Kaori marries Takahiko's stepson; they also have a son named Hikaru.Hikaru; on top of this, the fictional World Young Orchestra Foundation (which organized Kousei's memorial concert) has set up a scholarship called ''Kousei's Wish''..]]


* TheWoobie: Kousei, as a whole. [[spoiler:All three of the accidents that Kousei gets into which leads to his eventual suicide by overdose involved vehicles (his left foot gets crushed as he gets hit by a car in the first accident, and he hits his head on a metal lamp post, the second one had him riding his bicycle and losing his balance before hitting his head (another) metal lamp post, like the first accident, and the third and final one, the most fatal one, had him getting struck by a bus, which results in him being tossed a few feet into the air, and hitting his head hard on a concrete curb; all these accidents render his brain severely damaged; he becomes an amputee, near deaf, his speech slurred, and just about clinically depressed; a seizure after the third blow leads to his emergency operation).]]

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* TheWoobie: Kousei, as a whole. [[spoiler:All three of the accidents that Kousei gets into which leads to his eventual suicide by overdose involved vehicles (his left foot gets crushed as he gets hit by a car in the first accident, and he hits his head on a metal lamp post, the second one had him riding his bicycle and losing his balance before hitting his head on (another) metal lamp post, like the first accident, and the third and final one, the most fatal one, had him getting struck by a bus, which results in him being tossed a few feet into the air, and hitting his head hard on a concrete curb; all these accidents render his brain severely damaged; he becomes an amputee, near deaf, his speech slurred, and just about clinically depressed; a seizure after the third blow leads to his emergency operation).]]


* TheWoobie: Kousei, as a whole. [[spoiler:All three of the accidents that lead to his eventual suicide involved vehicles (his left foot gets crushed as he gets hit by a car in the first accident, and he hits his head on a metal lamp post, the second one had him riding his bicycle and losing his balance before hitting his head (another) metal lamp post, like the first accident, like the first accident, and the third and final one, the most fatal one, had him getting struck by a bus, which results in him being tossed a few feet into the air, and hitting his head hard on a concrete curb; all these accidents render his brain severely damaged; he becomes an amputee, near deaf, his speech slurred, and just about clinically depressed).]]

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* TheWoobie: Kousei, as a whole. [[spoiler:All three of the accidents that lead Kousei gets into which leads to his eventual suicide by overdose involved vehicles (his left foot gets crushed as he gets hit by a car in the first accident, and he hits his head on a metal lamp post, the second one had him riding his bicycle and losing his balance before hitting his head (another) metal lamp post, like the first accident, like the first accident, and the third and final one, the most fatal one, had him getting struck by a bus, which results in him being tossed a few feet into the air, and hitting his head hard on a concrete curb; all these accidents render his brain severely damaged; he becomes an amputee, near deaf, his speech slurred, and just about clinically depressed).depressed; a seizure after the third blow leads to his emergency operation).]]


** Notably, Kousei is accidentally seen naked (but only from the waist-up) in his residence by his three friends after a bath in which he accidentally sleeps in his tub, which prompts him to throw every toiletry he can, to which he admonishes them by calling them ''Film/TheThreeStooges'' after Kaori, Watari and Tsubaki go out for some donuts and coffee.

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** Notably, Kousei is accidentally seen naked (but only from the waist-up) in his residence by his three friends after a bath in which he accidentally sleeps in his tub, which prompts him to throw every toiletry he can, to which he admonishes them by calling them ''Film/TheThreeStooges'' after Kaori, Watari and Tsubaki go out for some donuts and coffee.coffee to get their mind off what they saw.


* TheWoobie: Kousei, as a whole. [[spoiler:All three of the accidents that lead to his eventual suicide involved vehicles (his left foot gets crushed as he gets hit by a car in the first accident, and he hits his head on a metal lamp post, the second one had him riding his bicycle and losing his balance before hitting his head on a metal lamp post, like the first accident, and the third and final one, the most fatal one, had him getting struck by a bus, which results in him being tossed a few feet into the air, and hitting his head hard on a concrete curb; all these accidents render his brain severely damaged; he becomes an amputee, near deaf, his speech slurred, and just about clinically depressed).]]

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* TheWoobie: Kousei, as a whole. [[spoiler:All three of the accidents that lead to his eventual suicide involved vehicles (his left foot gets crushed as he gets hit by a car in the first accident, and he hits his head on a metal lamp post, the second one had him riding his bicycle and losing his balance before hitting his head on a (another) metal lamp post, like the first accident, like the first accident, and the third and final one, the most fatal one, had him getting struck by a bus, which results in him being tossed a few feet into the air, and hitting his head hard on a concrete curb; all these accidents render his brain severely damaged; he becomes an amputee, near deaf, his speech slurred, and just about clinically depressed).]]


* TheWoobie: Kousei, as a whole. [[spoiler:All three of the accidents that lead to his eventual suicide involved vehicles (his left foot gets crushed as he gets hit by a car in the first accident, and he hits his head on a metal lamp post, the second one had him riding his bicycle and losing his balance before hitting his head on a metal lamp post, like the first accident, and the third and final one, the most fatal one, had him getting struck by a bus, which results in him being tossed a few feet into the air, and hitting his head hard on a concrete curb; all these accidents render him an amputee, near deaf, his speech slurred, and just about clinically depressed).]]

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* TheWoobie: Kousei, as a whole. [[spoiler:All three of the accidents that lead to his eventual suicide involved vehicles (his left foot gets crushed as he gets hit by a car in the first accident, and he hits his head on a metal lamp post, the second one had him riding his bicycle and losing his balance before hitting his head on a metal lamp post, like the first accident, and the third and final one, the most fatal one, had him getting struck by a bus, which results in him being tossed a few feet into the air, and hitting his head hard on a concrete curb; all these accidents render him his brain severely damaged; he becomes an amputee, near deaf, his speech slurred, and just about clinically depressed).]]


* TheWoobie: Kousei, as a whole. [[spoiler:All three of the accidents that lead to his eventual suicide involved vehicles (his left foot gets crushed as he gets hit by a car in the first accident, and he hits his head on a metal lamp post, the second one had him riding his bicycle and losing his balance before hitting his head on a metal lamp post, like the first accident, and the third and final one, the most fatal one, had him getting struck by a bus, which results in him being tossed a few feet into the air, and hitting his head hard on a concrete curb).]]

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* TheWoobie: Kousei, as a whole. [[spoiler:All three of the accidents that lead to his eventual suicide involved vehicles (his left foot gets crushed as he gets hit by a car in the first accident, and he hits his head on a metal lamp post, the second one had him riding his bicycle and losing his balance before hitting his head on a metal lamp post, like the first accident, and the third and final one, the most fatal one, had him getting struck by a bus, which results in him being tossed a few feet into the air, and hitting his head hard on a concrete curb).curb; all these accidents render him an amputee, near deaf, his speech slurred, and just about clinically depressed).]]

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* TheWoobie: Kousei, as a whole. [[spoiler:All three of the accidents that lead to his eventual suicide involved vehicles (his left foot gets crushed as he gets hit by a car in the first accident, and he hits his head on a metal lamp post, the second one had him riding his bicycle and losing his balance before hitting his head on a metal lamp post, like the first accident, and the third and final one, the most fatal one, had him getting struck by a bus, which results in him being tossed a few feet into the air, and hitting his head hard on a concrete curb).]]


* AnArmAndALeg: What sets [[spoiler:Kousei's path to his eventual demise is his left foot getting crushed by the weight of an oncoming car when he slips and falls on the pavement of the crosswalk in a rainstorm; he also hits his head on a signpost as he falls down; due to the severe damaged it sustained (it gets crushed pretty badly), Kousei's left foot gets amputated, and is forced to use a prosthetic left foot.]]

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* AnArmAndALeg: What sets [[spoiler:Kousei's path to his eventual demise is his left foot getting crushed by the weight of an oncoming car when he slips and falls on the pavement of the crosswalk in a rainstorm; he also hits his head on a signpost as he falls down; due to the severe damaged damage it sustained (it gets crushed pretty badly), Kousei's left foot gets amputated, and is forced to use a prosthetic left foot.]]

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* LosingYourHead: After the second blow to the head, in a deleted scene, Kousei has a nightmare where his head falls off in the middle of a concert (literally and bloodlessly), and to the horror of the crowd, he tries to get it back on, but wakes up screaming just as he puts his head back on.


* DistantFinale: 20 years after the original events, [[spoiler:Kaori marries Kousei's stepbrother (as Kousei's father, Takahiko, remarries), and she becomes a successful violinist.]]

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* DistantFinale: 20 years after the original events, [[spoiler:Kaori marries Kousei's stepbrother (as Kousei's father, Takahiko, remarries), remarries and moved on with his life after Kousei's demise; as aforementioned, the couple have a son together), and she becomes a successful violinist.]]


* DistantFinale: 20 years after the original events, [[spoiler:Kaori marries Kousei's stepbrother, and she becomes a successful violinist.]]

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* DistantFinale: 20 years after the original events, [[spoiler:Kaori marries Kousei's stepbrother, stepbrother (as Kousei's father, Takahiko, remarries), and she becomes a successful violinist.]]

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* SpoilerTitle: One of the working titles of the story was [[spoiler:''They Couldn't Save Kousei's Brain'', but was rejected as it gave away the plot too much.]]


* AnArmAndALeg: What sets [[spoiler:Kousei's path to his eventual demise is his left foot getting crushed by the weight of an oncoming car when he slips and falls on the pavement of the crosswalk in a rainstorm; he also hits his head on a signpost as he falls down; due to the severe damaged it sustained (it gets crushed pretty badly), Kousei's left foot gets amputated.]]

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* AnArmAndALeg: What sets [[spoiler:Kousei's path to his eventual demise is his left foot getting crushed by the weight of an oncoming car when he slips and falls on the pavement of the crosswalk in a rainstorm; he also hits his head on a signpost as he falls down; due to the severe damaged it sustained (it gets crushed pretty badly), Kousei's left foot gets amputated.amputated, and is forced to use a prosthetic left foot.]]

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