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* Episode 17: Charlie's been sulking because if both Judith and Alan died, some distant relatives of Charlie and Alan's would get Jake because Alan feels Charlie wouldn't be responsible as a parent. Jake hurts himself and starts bleeding from the head, Charlie's devotion and determination to make sure Jake's okay is truly heartwarming and shows that Charlie had a HiddenHeartofGold in the earlier seasons.

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* Episode 17: Charlie's been sulking because if both Judith and Alan died, some distant relatives of Charlie and Alan's would get Jake because Alan feels Charlie wouldn't be responsible as a parent. Jake hurts himself and starts bleeding from the head, Charlie's devotion and determination to make sure Jake's okay is truly heartwarming and shows that Charlie had a HiddenHeartofGold HiddenHeartOfGold in the earlier seasons.


* Though peppered with humor, Alan bids a poignant goodbye to Charlie's cremated remains.
* The quality of Season 9 is a case of YMMV, but the episode where Alan's reading Charlie's journal and reading the parts about him and Jake and that Charlie loved them is heartwarming.

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* Though peppered with humor, Alan bids a poignant goodbye and Evelyn are the only people to say nice things about Charlie at his funeral. Evelyn proclaims that she is devastated by what's happened to him.
* After the funeral, the family goes back to the beach house and Berta praises Charlie as the best boss she ever had.
* When Alan receives
Charlie's cremated remains.
ashes, he opens the package containing the urn and quietly stares at it for a moment. Though he has a subtle smile - his sadness is very evident.
* Alan bids a poignant, but humorous, goodbye to the ashes.
* The quality of Season 9 is a case of YMMV, but the episode where Alan's reading Charlie's journal and reading the parts about him and Jake and that Charlie loved them is heartwarming.



* Walden meeting up with his gorilla "half brother".

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* Walden meeting up with his gorilla "half brother".brother", and earlier in the same episode, where Alan consoles Walden because he knows how painful it is to lose a brother.
*The episode "Why We Gave Up Women" features a subplot involving Charlie's [[spoiler: return, in the form of a ghost]]. Although it's [[spoiler: Kathy Bates instead of Charlie Sheen playing the role]], just to [[spoiler: see the character Charlie Harper one more time]] is touching for the fans.


* Though peppered with humor, Alan bids a poignant goodbye to Charlie's cremated remains that borders on [[TearJerker]].

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* Though peppered with humor, Alan bids a poignant goodbye to Charlie's cremated remains that borders on [[TearJerker]].remains.

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*Though peppered with humor, Alan bids a poignant goodbye to Charlie's cremated remains that borders on [[TearJerker]].


* Episode 17: Charlie's been sulking because if both Judith and Alan died, some distant relatives of Charlie and Alan's would get Jake because Alan feels Charlie wouldn't be responsible as a parent. Jake hurts himself and starts bleeding from the head, Charlie's devotion and determination to make sure Jake's ok is truly heartwarming and shows that Charlie had a HiddenHeartofGold in the earlier seasons.

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* Episode 17: Charlie's been sulking because if both Judith and Alan died, some distant relatives of Charlie and Alan's would get Jake because Alan feels Charlie wouldn't be responsible as a parent. Jake hurts himself and starts bleeding from the head, Charlie's devotion and determination to make sure Jake's ok okay is truly heartwarming and shows that Charlie had a HiddenHeartofGold in the earlier seasons.



* Episode 23: When Jake accidently quotes a sexist quote in front of Judith and her support group, she bans Jake from going to Charlie's house, Charlie goes over to Judith's and shows that how devoted he is to Jake and that he truly loves his nephew.

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* Episode 23: When Jake accidently quotes accidentally repeats a sexist quote in front of Judith and her support group, she bans Jake from going to Charlie's house, house. Charlie goes over to Judith's and shows that how devoted he is to Jake and that he truly loves his nephew.



** Being genuinely remorseful that he didn't help Alan when he was a kid and apologising.

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** Being genuinely remorseful that he didn't help Alan when he was a kid and apologising.apologizing.



** Jake telling Alan that he misses Charlie and that he learnt that he doesn't want to be alone like Charlie was.

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** Jake telling Alan that he misses Charlie and that he learnt learned that he doesn't want to be alone like Charlie was.



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* Alan's helping Jake study for a history exam and when Charlie shows up drunk, he helps by turning the study session into a quiz show which Jake wins and Alan helps him realize he knows all the knowledge he needs for the exam. Jake's smile when he realizes and thanks Alan sells the scene.


* Charlie is a huge JerkAss in Season 8, but at the end of Skunk, Dog Crap and Ketchup, he is sincerely trying to convince Alan's ex to return to his brother, because she's all the poor brother has. It is pretty much one of the blink-and-you'll-miss-it moments where Charlie genuinely shows compassion to Alan.

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* Charlie's speech to the woman he's dating about how her 20 year old daughter is at the age where she needs to make her own mistakes and learn from them and that she needs to be there for her daughter when it goes south.
* Charlie is a huge JerkAss {{jerkass}} in Season 8, but at the end of Skunk, Dog Crap and Ketchup, he is sincerely trying to convince Alan's ex to return to his brother, because she's all the poor brother has. It is pretty much one of the blink-and-you'll-miss-it moments where Charlie genuinely shows compassion to Alan.

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* Episode 22: Charlie going out of his way to help Alan stop sleepwalking and 'acting weird' is pretty nice, even if he does go about it in a regular Charlie way.


** ---> '''Charlie:''' If you ever repeat this, I will deny it, but my brother is the most decent human being I know.

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** ---> --> '''Charlie:''' If you ever repeat this, I will deny it, but my brother is the most decent human being I know.


** --> Charlie: If you ever repeat this, I will deny it, but my brother is the most decent human being I know.

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** --> Charlie: ---> '''Charlie:''' If you ever repeat this, I will deny it, but my brother is the most decent human being I know.


* Charlie's speech to Jake about how it's ok for him to be upset with his mother for breaking up with her boyfriend that he liked, but he can't blame her for his mother doing what's best for her.



* Charlie's efforts to help Alan get over Kandi throwing him out, even showing genuine worry that Alan might try to commit suicide.

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* Episode 1, Charlie's efforts to help Alan get over Kandi throwing him out, even showing genuine worry that Alan might try to commit suicide.
* Episode 7, Charlie's attempt to cheer Berta up when she's crying in his bathroom over her youngest daughter being heavily pregnant due to her high hopes for her daughter.



* Charlie is a JerkAss, but at the end of Skunk, Dog Crap and Ketchup, he is sincerely trying to convince Alan's ex to return to his brother, because she's all the poor brother has. It is pretty much one of the blink-and-you'll-miss-it moments where Charlie genuinely shows compassion to Alan.

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* Charlie is a JerkAss, huge JerkAss in Season 8, but at the end of Skunk, Dog Crap and Ketchup, he is sincerely trying to convince Alan's ex to return to his brother, because she's all the poor brother has. It is pretty much one of the blink-and-you'll-miss-it moments where Charlie genuinely shows compassion to Alan.


* Episode 1: Jake and Charlie's talk after Alan plans to move to Evelyn's house.



** Episode 17: Charlie's been sulking because if both Judith and Alan died, some distant relatives of Charlie and Alan's would get Jake because Alan feels Charlie wouldn't be responsible as a parent. Jake hurts himself and starts bleeding from the head, Charlie's devotion and determination to make sure Jake's ok is truly heartwarming and shows that Charlie had a HiddenHeartofGold in the earlier seasons.

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** * Episode 17: Charlie's been sulking because if both Judith and Alan died, some distant relatives of Charlie and Alan's would get Jake because Alan feels Charlie wouldn't be responsible as a parent. Jake hurts himself and starts bleeding from the head, Charlie's devotion and determination to make sure Jake's ok is truly heartwarming and shows that Charlie had a HiddenHeartofGold in the earlier seasons.



* In Season 3, episode 8, the episode that introduces Mia, Jake gets a crush on her and when he finds Mia and Charlie together on the balcony, he ends up getting angry at Charlie and calls him an assface. Charlie knows how he feels and even though he really wants to spend the night with Mia, he refuses to do so because he cares about Jake way too much.
** He then goes to Jake's room and apologises about it and they end up having a heartwarming uncle/nephew moment.

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* In Season 3, episode 8, the episode that Episode 8 introduces Mia, Jake gets a crush on her and when he finds Mia and Charlie together on the balcony, he ends up getting angry at Charlie and calls him an assface. Charlie knows how he feels and even though he really wants to spend the night with Mia, he refuses to do so because he cares about Jake way too much.
** He then goes to Jake's room and apologises apologizes about it and they end up having a heartwarming uncle/nephew moment.



* Charlie refuses to marry Mia because he doesn't want to throw out Alan and Jake because no matter how much he complains about them, he loves them and doesn't mind taking care of them.

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* Episode 24: Charlie refuses to marry Mia because he doesn't want to throw out Alan and Jake because no matter how much he complains about them, he loves them and doesn't mind taking care of them.



* At one point, Charlie was getting pretty serious with Linda Harris, who has a son. One episode has him taking care of the kid through feeding him, helping him go to the bathroom, and playing music for him. It's a really sweet series of PetTheDog moments for Charlie.

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* At one point, Charlie was getting pretty serious with Linda Harris, who has a son. One episode has him taking care of the kid through feeding him, helping him go to the bathroom, and playing music for him. It's him and even gives him a really sweet series CD of PetTheDog moments for Charlie.
the songs.



* Doubtless Charlie is a fucking douchebag, but at the end of Skunk, Dog Crap and Ketchup, he is sincerely trying to convince Alan's ex to return to his brother, because she's all the poor brother has. It is pretty much one of the blink-and-you'll-miss-it moments where Charlie genuinely shows compassion to Alan.
** [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ap8hmr9cQQ&feature=related The end of this video.]]

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* Doubtless Charlie is a fucking douchebag, JerkAss, but at the end of Skunk, Dog Crap and Ketchup, he is sincerely trying to convince Alan's ex to return to his brother, because she's all the poor brother has. It is pretty much one of the blink-and-you'll-miss-it moments where Charlie genuinely shows compassion to Alan.
** [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ap8hmr9cQQ&feature=related The end of this video.]]
--> Charlie: If you ever repeat this, I will deny it, but my brother is the most decent human being I know.


* Walden meeting up with his gorilla "half brother".

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* Walden meeting up with his gorilla "half brother".brother".
* Hell, the entire set-up with Walden & Alan is heartwarming, when you stop & think about it - They initially bond over their recent losses (Walden's marriage ending, Charlie's death), before becoming firm friends by the end of the season.



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** [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ap8hmr9cQQ&feature=related The end of this video.]]

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* Charlie finally telling Alan that he doesn't mind that Alan lives at his house and that he's grateful for Alan trying to help him get over Chelsea. Charlie also admits that he loves his brother.

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