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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Kaeloo}}'':
** Kaeloo is highly dependent on her friends, especially Mr. Cat, and her entire life revolves around them. In one episode, all the characters play a VR game, and when everyone else quits and Kaeloo continues to play the game without them, she goes insane without their company and even tries to make ReplacementGoldfish for them.
** Mr. Cat feels the same way about Kaeloo, as his ideal version of the world is one where he and Kaeloo are the only ones who exist, her opinion of him matters to him more than anyone else's, and he once even claims that he "thinks about her day and night".



** [[PosthumousCharacter Rose Quartz]], Steven's mother, was this for the rest of the team, who even twelve years later are still very distraught about her "[[OnlyMostlyDead death]]."

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** [[PosthumousCharacter Rose Quartz]], Steven's mother, was this for the rest of the team, who even twelve years fourteenyears later are still very distraught about her "[[OnlyMostlyDead death]]."


** [[RedOniBlueOni Ruby and Sapphire]] initially come across as this. Ruby is especially distraught when forcibly separated from Sapphire, but both of them are simply determined to get back together and fuse back into Garnet. It's only much later in the show's run that they separate for a while in order to re-contextualize their relationship and they cease being this.

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** [[RedOniBlueOni Ruby and Sapphire]] initially come across as this. Ruby is especially distraught when forcibly separated from Sapphire, but both of them are simply determined to get back together and fuse back into Garnet. It's only much later in the show's run that they separate for a while in order to re-contextualize their relationship and they cease being this.decide to try ceasing as this, but how much they’ve improved has yet to be seen.

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* ''WesternAnimation/SheRaAndThePrincessesOfPower'': Since Catra's steady SanitySlippage begins accelerating after Adora leaves her and the Horde in the opening two-parter, we can probably infer that this was the case. Scorpia takes over later, but is significantly less effective, with her presence not doing much to stave off Catra's third-season VillainousBreakdown. [[spoiler:And her departure setting off Catra's fourth-season VillainousBreakdown.]]


* In ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'' season seven premiere, "Bonnie and Neddy", Princess Bubblegum is revealed to be this to her brother, Neddy. Neddy is a reclusive [[OurDragonsAreDifferent candy dragon]] who is extremely sensitive and lives in fear of everything that isn't his sister ever since his birth. His only source of security is suckling on candy roots, and when he is deprived of secreting juice, she is the only one who can comfort him.

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* In ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'' ''WesternAnimation/AdventureTime'''s season seven premiere, "Bonnie and Neddy", Princess Bubblegum is revealed to be this to her brother, Neddy. Neddy is a reclusive [[OurDragonsAreDifferent candy dragon]] who is extremely sensitive and lives in fear of everything that isn't his sister ever since his birth. His only source of security is suckling on candy roots, and when he is deprived of secreting juice, she is the only one who can comfort him.


** Another deconstructed example is Peridot as Lapis Lazuli's crutch. Peridot makes it her job to keep Lapis happy no matter what happens, but this arrangement means Peridot's own feelings have gone ignored, Lapis's issues haven't actually been addressed, and when they finally have a major disagreement they lack any ability to communicate about it.

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** Another deconstructed example is Peridot as Lapis Lazuli's crutch. Peridot makes it her job to keep Lapis happy no matter what happens, but this arrangement means Peridot's own feelings have gone ignored, Lapis's issues haven't actually been addressed, and when they finally have a major disagreement disagreement, they lack any ability to communicate about it.



** It becomes very clear throughout the show that despite their dismissive attitude towards her, Pink was this to the other Diamonds. In fact, it's coded thoroughly into her character visually as well: Pink is the bottom of the Diamond symbol, Pink's ship is what holds up the others on the combined Mecha ship, Pink's actual brilliant-cut Gem is positioned on her body in profile, appearing triangularly with the flat side facing down, a shape that literally symbolizes stability. When Pink ceases to be around to bear their emotional burdens, the other three diamonds' stability deteriorates rapidly, each manifesting this decline in different ways.

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** It becomes very clear throughout the show season five that despite their dismissive attitude towards her, Pink Diamond was this to the other Diamonds. In fact, it's coded thoroughly into her character visually as well: Pink is the bottom of the Diamond symbol, Pink's ship is what holds up the others on the combined Mecha ship, Pink's actual brilliant-cut Gem is positioned on her body in profile, appearing triangularly with the flat side facing down, a shape that literally symbolizes stability. When Pink ceases to be around to bear their emotional burdens, the other three diamonds' Diamonds' stability deteriorates rapidly, each manifesting this decline in different ways.ways. However, it's made clear that Pink has been suffering in her attempts to keep their relationship with each other stable and everything she did for them amounted to nothing. [[spoiler: It's only they realize that their abuse was one of the reasons she betrayed the Authority and admit how toxic their dysfunction is before her demise that they make an effort to better themselves and establish healthier lives without her]].


** It becomes very clear throughout the show that despite their dismissive attitude towards her, Pink was this to the other Diamonds. Without her to act as their emotional support and foundation, each of them fall apart in different ways.

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** It becomes very clear throughout the show that despite their dismissive attitude towards her, Pink was this to the other Diamonds. Without In fact, it's coded thoroughly into her character visually as well: Pink is the bottom of the Diamond symbol, Pink's ship is what holds up the others on the combined Mecha ship, Pink's actual brilliant-cut Gem is positioned on her body in profile, appearing triangularly with the flat side facing down, a shape that literally symbolizes stability. When Pink ceases to act as be around to bear their emotional support and foundation, burdens, the other three diamonds' stability deteriorates rapidly, each of them fall apart manifesting this decline in different ways.


** [[RedOniBlueOni Ruby and Sapphire]] initially come across as this. Ruby is especially distraught when forcibly separated from Sapphire, but both of them are simply determined to get back together and fuse back into Garnet. It's only much later in the show's run that they separate for a while in order to re-contextualize their relationship and they cease being this.

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** [[RedOniBlueOni Ruby and Sapphire]] initially come across as this. Ruby is especially distraught when forcibly separated from Sapphire, but both of them are simply determined to get back together and fuse back into Garnet. It's only much later in the show's run that they separate for a while in order to re-contextualize their relationship and they cease being this.this.
** It becomes very clear throughout the show that despite their dismissive attitude towards her, Pink was this to the other Diamonds. Without her to act as their emotional support and foundation, each of them fall apart in different ways.


* Fry to Bender in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}''. It's to the point where Bender is no longer able to live alone and quickly [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness stops drinking]] ([[DrowningMySorrows the robot equivalent of getting blind drunk]], since they're fueled by alcohol) if Fry pushes him aside.



** [[RedOniBlueOni Ruby and Sapphire]] initially come across as this. Ruby is especially distraught when forcibly separated from Sapphire, but both of them are simply determined to get back together and fuse back into Garnet. It's only much later in the show's run that they separate for a while in order to re-contextualize their relationship and they cease being this.
* Fry to Bender in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}''. It's to the point where Bender is no longer able to live alone and quickly [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness stops drinking]] ([[DrowningMySorrows the robot equivalent of getting blind drunk]], since they're fueled by alcohol) if Fry pushes him aside.

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** [[RedOniBlueOni Ruby and Sapphire]] initially come across as this. Ruby is especially distraught when forcibly separated from Sapphire, but both of them are simply determined to get back together and fuse back into Garnet. It's only much later in the show's run that they separate for a while in order to re-contextualize their relationship and they cease being this. \n* Fry to Bender in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}''. It's to the point where Bender is no longer able to live alone and quickly [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness stops drinking]] ([[DrowningMySorrows the robot equivalent of getting blind drunk]], since they're fueled by alcohol) if Fry pushes him aside.


* Fry to Bender in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}''. It's to the point where Bender is no longer able to live alone and quickly [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness stops drinking]] ([[DrowningMySorrows the robot equivalent of getting blind drunk]], since they're fueled by alcohol) if Fry pushes him aside. Fry did prevent him from killing himself when they first met.
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* Fry to Bender in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}''. It's to the point where Bender is no longer able to live alone and quickly [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness stops drinking]] ([[DrowningMySorrows the robot equivalent of getting blind drunk]], since they're fueled by alcohol) if Fry pushes him aside. Fry did prevent him from killing himself when they first met. \n----


* Fry to Bender in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'', whom he befriended after [[HappilyFailedSuicide rescuing him from a suicide booth]]. It's to the point where Bender is no longer able to live alone and quickly [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness stops drinking]] ([[DrowningMySorrows the robot equivalent of getting blind drunk]], since they're fueled by alcohol) if Fry pushes him aside.

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* Fry to Bender in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'', whom he befriended after [[HappilyFailedSuicide rescuing him from a suicide booth]].''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}''. It's to the point where Bender is no longer able to live alone and quickly [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness stops drinking]] ([[DrowningMySorrows the robot equivalent of getting blind drunk]], since they're fueled by alcohol) if Fry pushes him aside. Fry did prevent him from killing himself when they first met.


* Fry to Bender in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'', whom he befriended after [[HappilyFailedSuicide rescuing him from a suicide booth]]. It's to the point where Bender is unable to live alone and quickly [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness stops drinking]] ([[DrowningMySorrows the robot equivalent of getting blind drunk]], since they're fueled by alcohol) if Fry pushes him aside.

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* Fry to Bender in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'', whom he befriended after [[HappilyFailedSuicide rescuing him from a suicide booth]]. It's to the point where Bender is unable no longer able to live alone and quickly [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness stops drinking]] ([[DrowningMySorrows the robot equivalent of getting blind drunk]], since they're fueled by alcohol) if Fry pushes him aside.


* Fry to Bender in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'', whom he befriended after [[HappilyFailedSuicide rescuing him from a suicide booth]]. It's to the point where Bender quickly [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness stops drinking]] ([[DrowningMySorrows the robot equivalent of getting blind drunk]], since they're fueled by alcohol) if Fry pushes him aside.

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* Fry to Bender in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'', whom he befriended after [[HappilyFailedSuicide rescuing him from a suicide booth]]. It's to the point where Bender is unable to live alone and quickly [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness stops drinking]] ([[DrowningMySorrows the robot equivalent of getting blind drunk]], since they're fueled by alcohol) if Fry pushes him aside.


* Fry to Bender in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'', whom he befriended after [[HappilyFailedSuicide rescuing from a suicide booth]]. It's to the point where Bender quickly [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness stops drinking]] ([[DrowningMySorrows the robot equivalent of getting blind drunk]], since they're fueled by alcohol) if Fry pushes him aside.

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* Fry to Bender in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'', whom he befriended after [[HappilyFailedSuicide rescuing him from a suicide booth]]. It's to the point where Bender quickly [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness stops drinking]] ([[DrowningMySorrows the robot equivalent of getting blind drunk]], since they're fueled by alcohol) if Fry pushes him aside.

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* Fry to Bender in ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'', whom he befriended after [[HappilyFailedSuicide rescuing from a suicide booth]]. It's to the point where Bender quickly [[OOCIsSeriousBusiness stops drinking]] ([[DrowningMySorrows the robot equivalent of getting blind drunk]], since they're fueled by alcohol) if Fry pushes him aside.


* In ''WesternAnimation/EdEddNEddy'', the Eds are this to each other, possibly due to the neighbor kids' [[AllOfTheOtherReindeer neglect of them]] and all three of them having [[DysfunctionalFamily dysfunctional home lives]]. This is especially evident in TheMovie: [[BrokenBird Eddy]] ''shatters completely'' and [[TearJerker begins to cry for the first time in the series]] when Edd decides to leave him; [[{{Adorkable}} Edd]] breaks apart when he thinks the other two died in quicksand (even putting aside his NeatFreak tendencies at that moment [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming just to save them)]] and [[CloudCuckooLander Ed]]'s worst nightmare is [[FateWorseThanDeath all three of them falling apart]]. Really, [[ThePowerOfFriendship they mean the world to each other]].

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* In ''WesternAnimation/EdEddNEddy'', the Eds are this to each other, possibly due to the neighbor kids' [[AllOfTheOtherReindeer neglect of them]] and all three of them having [[DysfunctionalFamily dysfunctional home lives]]. This is especially evident in TheMovie: [[BrokenBird Eddy]] ''shatters completely'' and [[TearJerker begins to cry for the first time in the series]] when Edd decides to leave him; [[{{Adorkable}} Edd]] breaks apart when he thinks the other two died in quicksand (even putting aside his NeatFreak tendencies at that moment [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming just to save them)]] them) and [[CloudCuckooLander Ed]]'s worst nightmare is [[FateWorseThanDeath all three of them falling apart]]. Really, [[ThePowerOfFriendship they mean the world to each other]].

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