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-->'''Darkwing''': [[ParentalLoveSong Rest your head, little girl blue, come paint your dreams on your pillow. I'll be near to chase away fear, so sleep now and dream till tomorrow.]]

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-->'''Darkwing''': -->'''Darkwing:''' [[ParentalLoveSong Rest your head, little girl blue, come paint your dreams on your pillow. I'll be near to chase away fear, so sleep now and dream till tomorrow.]]



* DW doesn't even hesitate to go and [[spoiler: save Launchpad when he discovers his friend has been kidnapped.]]

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* DW doesn't even hesitate to go and [[spoiler: save Launchpad when he discovers his friend has been kidnapped.]]
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'''Gosalyn''': He is not! I mean... you can't be poor... if you have friends.

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'''Gosalyn''': '''Gosalyn:''' He is not! I mean... you can't be poor... if you have friends.



* In the final scene, after experiencing the BadFuture where Darkwing has become the WellIntentionedExtremist Darkwarrior Duck, Gosalyn, Megavolt, and Quackerjack [[spoiler:return to the present, and even though Darkwing [[YouAreGrounded grounds Gosalyn for a month]] for disobeying his instructions to stay in the Ratcatcher, she is so happy to see him back to normal that she accepts the punishment without argument and hugs him. Darkwing is so surprised that she's not bothering to argue that he trails off mid-sentence and simply hugs her back]].

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* In the final scene, after experiencing the BadFuture where Darkwing has become the WellIntentionedExtremist Darkwarrior Duck, Gosalyn, Megavolt, and Quackerjack [[spoiler:return return to the present, and even though Darkwing [[YouAreGrounded grounds Gosalyn for a month]] for disobeying his instructions to stay in the Ratcatcher, she is so happy to see him back to normal that she accepts the punishment without argument and hugs him. Darkwing is so surprised that she's not bothering to argue that he trails off mid-sentence and simply hugs her back]].
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* When Launchpad is [[spoiler:"captured" by the aliens]] D.W. runs after them ordering the aliens to release his sidekick.
* Later, when Gosalyn and Drake have seemingly [[spoiler:forgotten about Launchpad due to the Aliens erasing their memories, Drake remembers Launchpad when he finds Launchpad’s Teddy bear,]] which in itself is adorable.

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* When Launchpad is [[spoiler:"captured" "captured" by the aliens]] aliens, D.W. runs after them ordering the aliens to release his sidekick.
* Later, when Gosalyn and Drake have seemingly [[spoiler:forgotten forgotten about Launchpad due to the Aliens erasing their memories, Drake remembers Launchpad when he finds Launchpad’s Teddy bear,]] bear, which in itself is adorable.



-->'''Gosalyn''': You ''never'' treated me like a hero! You just treat me like your baby girl!\\
'''Darkwing''': (softly) Because you ''are''.

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-->'''Gosalyn''': -->'''Gosalyn:''' You ''never'' treated me like a hero! You just treat me like your baby girl!\\
'''Darkwing''': '''Darkwing:''' (softly) Because you ''are''.



* At the end of the first comic, Quackwerks is handed over to [[spoiler: Scrooge]] who puts [[spoiler: Launchpad]] in charge of it, after saying how much he trusts him.

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* At the end of the first comic, Quackwerks is handed over to [[spoiler: Scrooge]] Scrooge who puts [[spoiler: Launchpad]] Launchpad in charge of it, after saying how much he trusts him.



* Darkwing trying to break the brainwashing on the catatonic Morgana in issue 5 of the comic. [[spoiler: He succeeds, taking the entire issue to do so, also revealing that without Darkwing, Drake is a duck without a driving purpose. In the end, just about to give up, he tearfully says to her that if he never quit, she would never have suffered. The tear breaks her out of it.]]
* From the end of the "Crisis on Infinite Darkwings" arc: as the hundreds of assembled Darkwings attempt to battle [[spoiler: Paddywhack]], they're not doing much damage. Then Gosalyn shows up, and as ''every single Darkwing'' catches sight of her, this produces a massive flood of love and positive emotion, that [[spoiler: Morgana is able to channel to defeat and imprison Paddywhack effortlessly.]]

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* Darkwing trying to break the brainwashing on the catatonic Morgana in issue 5 of the comic. [[spoiler: He succeeds, taking the entire issue to do so, also revealing that without Darkwing, Drake is a duck without a driving purpose. In the end, just about to give up, he tearfully says to her that if he never quit, she would never have suffered. The tear breaks her out of it.]]
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* From the end of the "Crisis on Infinite Darkwings" arc: as the hundreds of assembled Darkwings attempt to battle [[spoiler: Paddywhack]], Paddywhack, they're not doing much damage. Then Gosalyn shows up, and as ''every single Darkwing'' catches sight of her, this produces a massive flood of love and positive emotion, that [[spoiler: Morgana is able to channel to defeat and imprison Paddywhack effortlessly.]]



* Also in the first comic, Gosalyn hears some troubling news on the radio and her first response? Instead of going headlong into it herself like she usually would, she sets out to get Launchpad despite the fact that [[spoiler: they haven't seen each other in a year!]] Given that Gosalyn is the one who brings up Launchpad first in the comic, she may have simply taken this as an opportunity to [[spoiler: get her family back together.]]
* Later when we see him next, Launchpad [[spoiler:crashes into a building to save Darkwing and for a moment it's just like old times until D.W.'s look reminds L.P. of the rift and even that is quickly mended.]]
* In the new revised omnibus edition of the comics, [[spoiler: the removal of the Dangerous Currency arc means Morgana is still missing until the new series. All the same, it's clear in the added epilogue that Darkwing misses her and knows she did the right thing. Doubles as a Tearjerker.]]
-->'''Darkwing:''' [[spoiler: I don't know if you can hear me, Morgana...but I miss you. I've blamed my self for your disappearance, but I know that you made a choice to save me. To save the entire world. To save my ''daughter''. I have to respect that choice, and ''believe'' in you...the way you've always believed in ''me''.]]
** The same epilogue ends with [[spoiler: Morgana's pets Eek, Squeak, and Archie looking happily at a glowing crystal ball]], so it's clear that Morgana may return eventually.

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* Also in the first comic, Gosalyn hears some troubling news on the radio and her first response? Instead of going headlong into it herself like she usually would, she sets out to get Launchpad despite the fact that [[spoiler: they haven't seen each other in a year!]] year! Given that Gosalyn is the one who brings up Launchpad first in the comic, she may have simply taken this as an opportunity to [[spoiler: get her family back together.]]
together.
* Later when we see him next, Launchpad [[spoiler:crashes crashes into a building to save Darkwing and for a moment it's just like old times until D.W.'s look reminds L.P. of the rift and even that is quickly mended.]]
mended.
* In the new revised omnibus edition of the comics, [[spoiler: the removal of the Dangerous Currency arc means Morgana is still missing until the new series. All the same, it's clear in the added epilogue that Darkwing misses her and knows she did the right thing. Doubles as a Tearjerker.]]
Tearjerker.
-->'''Darkwing:''' [[spoiler: I don't know if you can hear me, Morgana...but I miss you. I've blamed my self for your disappearance, but I know that you made a choice to save me. To save the entire world. To save my ''daughter''. I have to respect that choice, and ''believe'' in you...the way you've always believed in ''me''.]]
''me''.
** The same epilogue ends with [[spoiler: Morgana's pets Eek, Squeak, and Archie looking happily at a glowing crystal ball]], ball, so it's clear that Morgana may return eventually.



* In issue #8 of the Joe Books run, after Bushroot is forced to [[spoiler: kill Posey by his own hand after another destructive potato zombie rampage and despite his best efforts to talk her down, Darkwing comes to sit next to him as things are dying down to talk, even admitting that he wishes things didn't have to come to that.]]

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* In issue #8 of the Joe Books run, after Bushroot is forced to [[spoiler: kill Posey by his own hand after another destructive potato zombie rampage and despite his best efforts to talk her down, Darkwing comes to sit next to him as things are dying down to talk, even admitting that he wishes things didn't have to come to that.]]



-->'''Bushroot:''' I'm not. [[spoiler: I can feel her in the vines. In every sprout, every leaf. She was hurting before, but now she's at peace. She's ''happy.'' And oddly enough, that makes ''me'' happy.]]
-->'''Darkwing:''' [[spoiler: That's true love. When something is so important to you, you'd sacrifice ''anything'' for it.]]

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-->'''Bushroot:''' I'm not. [[spoiler: I can feel her in the vines. In every sprout, every leaf. She was hurting before, but now she's at peace. She's ''happy.'' And oddly enough, that makes ''me'' happy.]]
happy.
-->'''Darkwing:''' [[spoiler: That's true love. When something is so important to you, you'd sacrifice ''anything'' for it.]]


* DW and Launchpad's relationship can be counted as Heartwarming as well. Darkwing, despite having an ego the sixe of Pluto or Mercury, he puts both Launchpad and Gosalyn's safety before him. This is why DW and Lp are best friends, for that reason

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* DW and Launchpad's relationship can be counted as Heartwarming as well. Darkwing, despite having an ego the sixe size of Pluto or Mercury, he puts both Launchpad and Gosalyn's safety before him. This is why DW and Lp LP are best friends, for that reason reason.

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*DW and Launchpad's relationship can be counted as Heartwarming as well. Darkwing, despite having an ego the sixe of Pluto or Mercury, he puts both Launchpad and Gosalyn's safety before him. This is why DW and Lp are best friends, for that reason

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* The Darkwing Annual had a story where Quackerjack's former girlfriend bought his Mr. Banana Brain doll, in the hopes of bringing "Jacky" back to his senses. She tells Darkwing, after offering him snacks, that she knows Jacky was once a good guy who wanted to bring joy to others. Darkwing is so touched that he promises that, after stopping the jester's plot, that he will try to reason with Quackerjack. Sadly it segues into TearJerker in that just as he's about to try, Quackerjack has vanished. It turns out Jacky when to his girlfriend's house and was debating on going inside. The look on his face speaks volumes of how he loved her before he turns himself into a doll for her, with a DearJohn letter saying this is the best version of him.


* [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9g-oTvfrFn8 Gosalyn teaching Darkwing the lullaby her grandfather used to sing to her]], and Darkwing making up extra lyrics for it as he tucks her in. All together now: awwwwwww <3

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* [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9g-oTvfrFn8 Gosalyn teaching Darkwing the lullaby her grandfather used to sing to her]], and Darkwing making up extra lyrics for it as he tucks her in. All together now: awwwwwww Awwwwwww! <3


-->'''Bushroot:''' It felt good to be the hero for a change. Now I know why you work so obnoxiously hard at it. Hey, maybe I've [[HeelFaceTurn turned over a ''new leaf.'']] Get it?

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-->'''Bushroot:''' It felt good to be the hero for a change. Now I know why you work so obnoxiously hard at it. Hey, maybe I've [[HeelFaceTurn turned over a ''new a]] [[IncrediblyLamePun new leaf.'']] ]] Get it?



-->{{Beat}}

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-->{{Beat}}-->({{Beat}})


'''Darkwing:''' Gos, before you, I didn't have a life worth risking. ''(They hug)''

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'''Darkwing:''' Gos, before you, I didn't have a life worth risking. ''(They hug)''hug.)''


'''Nega-Bushroot''': Gosalyn's guardian is...[[AbusiveParents Negaduck.]]\\
'''Darkwing''': ''(already instinctively hugging Nega-Gosalyn back)'' In the Negaverse, there's never been a Darkwing Duck to guard the city... ''(gulp)'' Or a Drake Mallard to be a father. For you, Gosalyn, I'll stay.

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'''Nega-Bushroot''': Gosalyn's guardian is...is [[AbusiveParents Negaduck.]]\\
'''Darkwing''': ''(already instinctively hugging Nega-Gosalyn back)'' Oh. In the Negaverse, there's never been a Darkwing Duck to guard the city... ''(gulp)'' Or a Drake Mallard to be a father. For you, Gosalyn, I'll stay.


[[AC: [[Recap/DarkwingDuckS3E4StarCrossedCircuits Star-Crossed Circuits]]]]
* Gosalyn has already tried to smash D-2000 purely for interfering in her mischief. However, when she's trying to convince Honker to reprogram it, her reason is that its {{job stealing|robot}} is depressing Launchpad.



* Any interaction between D.W. and Gosalyn that isn't intended to be comedic. They may be after each other like cats and dogs half the time, but no animated work captures the love between a father and his little girl like this series could. In fact, if you watched a few episodes before "Darkly Dawns the Duck", you'd think Gosalyn really was D.W.'s biological daughter, not just adopted. THAT'S how good their relationship is.

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* Any interaction between D.W. and Gosalyn that isn't intended to be comedic. They may be after each other like cats and dogs half the time, but no animated work captures the love between a father and his little girl like this series could. In fact, if you watched a few episodes before "Darkly Dawns the Duck", you'd think Gosalyn really was D.W.'s biological daughter, not just adopted. THAT'S how good their relationship is.


''Gosalyn:''' ''(wakes up coughing)'' Likewise, Dad.

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''Gosalyn:''' '''Gosalyn:''' ''(wakes up coughing)'' Likewise, Dad.


-->'''Darkwing:''' You were always ''my'' superhero....

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-->'''Darkwing:''' You were always ''my'' superhero....superhero...\\
''Gosalyn:''' ''(wakes up coughing)'' Likewise, Dad.

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[[AC: Inherit the Wimp]]
* Darkwing's ancestors telling Darkwing that he makes them proud to bear the Mallard name just before returning to their proper times in history, plus Darkwing responding that he's proud to be descended from them.


[[AC: Hush, Hush, Sweet Charlatan]]
* D.W. usually has a hard time saying no to Gosalyn.
-->'''Darkwing:''' Throw knives at me, drop nuclear warheads on me - that, I can deal with. But she gives me that little pouty beak and I'm mush.



* At the end of the first comic, [[spoiler:Quackwerks is handed over to Scrooge who puts Launchpad in charge of it, after saying how much he trusts him.]]

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* At the end of the first comic, [[spoiler:Quackwerks Quackwerks is handed over to Scrooge [[spoiler: Scrooge]] who puts Launchpad [[spoiler: Launchpad]] in charge of it, after saying how much he trusts him.]] him.



* D.W. usually has a hard time saying no to Gosalyn.
-->'''Darkwing:''' Throw knives at me, drop nuclear warheads on me - that, I can deal with. But she gives me that little pouty beak and I'm mush.


* After talking to the Friendly Four, Darkwing still has every intention of going back to his own universe without trying to help them, until he sees Nega-Gosalyn again.

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* After talking to the Friendly Four, Darkwing still has every intention of going back to his own universe without trying to help them, until he sees Nega-Gosalyn again. [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JBWStzPHTTo And almost immediately changes his mind.]]

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-->'''Darkwing:''' How ya doin', Reggie?
-->'''Bushroot:''' You've never really called me that before.
-->'''Darkwing:''' Seems fitting, today of all days. I know we've had our differences... Odds are we will again. But... I'm sorry it had to end that way.
-->'''Bushroot:''' I'm not. [[spoiler: I can feel her in the vines. In every sprout, every leaf. She was hurting before, but now she's at peace. She's ''happy.'' And oddly enough, that makes ''me'' happy.]]
-->'''Darkwing:''' [[spoiler: That's true love. When something is so important to you, you'd sacrifice ''anything'' for it.]]
-->'''Bushroot:''' It felt good to be the hero for a change. Now I know why you work so obnoxiously hard at it. Hey, maybe I've [[HeelFaceTurn turned over a ''new leaf.'']] Get it?
-->'''Darkwing:''' Yes, you certainly have ''grown.''
-->'''Bushroot:''' Terrible. Just terrible.
-->{{Beat}}
-->'''Bushroot:''' I'm still going back to ''jail,'' aren't I?
-->'''Darkwing:''' Ooooh yeah. Big time.
-->'''Bushroot:''' Oh, well... At least I won't be alone.

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