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* '''Exaggerated''': Bob's corpse is still smiling, even after he decayed that his skeleton can now be seen, a smile can still be seen.

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* '''Exaggerated''': Bob's corpse is still smiling, even after he decayed decomposed so much that his skeleton can now be seen, a smile can still be seen.


%% * '''Exaggerated'''

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%% * '''Exaggerated''''''Exaggerated''': Bob's corpse is still smiling, even after he decayed that his skeleton can now be seen, a smile can still be seen.



%% * '''Exploited''': ???

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%% * '''Exploited''': ???


** Bob is a SepfordSmiler to the very end.

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** Bob is a SepfordSmiler StepfordSmiler to the very end.


* '''Exaggerated''': Bob's corpse is smiling as well.

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%% * '''Exaggerated''': Bob's corpse is smiling as well.'''Exaggerated'''

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** Bob is a SepfordSmiler to the very end.


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** Bob breaks down crying as he dies.


%% * '''Exaggerated''':

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%% * '''Exaggerated''':'''Exaggerated''': Bob's corpse is smiling as well.


* '''Exaggerated''': DieLaughing.

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%% * '''Exaggerated''': DieLaughing.'''Exaggerated''':


%% * '''Exaggerated''':

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%% * '''Exaggerated''':'''Exaggerated''': DieLaughing.


* '''Parodied''': "What are you smiling at?" "[[LateToThePunchline I just got]] that [[PreMortermOneLiner witty remark]]... good one!" ''[dies]''

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* '''Parodied''': "What are you smiling at?" "[[LateToThePunchline I just got]] that [[PreMortermOneLiner [[PreMortemOneLiner witty remark]]... good one!" ''[dies]''


* '''Parodied''': "What are you smiling at?" "[[LateToThePunchline I just got]] that BondOneLiner... good one!" ''[dies]''

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* '''Parodied''': "What are you smiling at?" "[[LateToThePunchline I just got]] that BondOneLiner...[[PreMortermOneLiner witty remark]]... good one!" ''[dies]''


* '''Invoked''': Bob knows that smiling at Alice will comfort her and show her that she was not to blame for his death.
* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Invoked''': Charlie's friend Bob knows is dying and he hopes that Bob smiling at his wife Alice will comfort her and show her that she was she's not to blame for his death.
death. Before Alice comes to the hospital room, Charlie asks Bob to smile at Alice.
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* '''Exploited''': ???



* '''Discussed''': "Should I be seconds from death, I'd try to cheer others. What harm can it do to me? I'm dying anyway!"

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* '''Discussed''': "Should I be seconds from death, I'd try to cheer smile at others. What harm can I hope I won't be in too much pain. Otherwise I might not be able to pull it do to me? I'm dying anyway!"off."


'''Basic Trope''': A dying character smiles at another as they die.

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'''Basic Trope''': A dying character smiles at another as they die.die, indicating that they die happy or at peace.


* '''Implied''': Bob's face isn't visible, but he can be heard laughing as he dies.

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* '''Implied''': Bob's Bob is dying but his face isn't visible, but Alice says tearfully, "I can't smile at you back, it's too hard for me." Viewers think he can be heard laughing as he dies.smiled at her.


* '''Straight''': Bob smiles at Alice as he dies.

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* '''Straight''': Bob tearfully smiles at Alice as he dies.dies, remembering their big love and their life together. He wants to encourage her during this difficult time.



** Alternatively, it's obvious that Bob's smile is forced... He's in excruciating pain and might never see Alice again, but he forces himself to smile, for her sake.
** WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds

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** Alternatively, it's It's obvious that Bob's smile is forced... He's in excruciating pain and might never see Alice again, but he forces himself to smile, for her sake.
** WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds
sake.


* '''Parodied''':
** "What are you smiling at?" "[[LateToThePunchline I just got]] that BondOneLiner... good one!" ''[dies]''
** Bob is dying from a lethal botox overdose, forcing his lips into a grotesque grin.

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* '''Parodied''':
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'''Parodied''': "What are you smiling at?" "[[LateToThePunchline I just got]] that BondOneLiner... good one!" ''[dies]''
** Bob is dying from a lethal botox overdose, forcing his lips into a grotesque grin.
''[dies]''

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