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* CombatHaircomb: Aquamarine's bow lends to her looking like an innocent lost child, though her actual demeanor is far less cute. When she whips the ribbon off her head, it turns into a wand that projects a TractorBeam.



* HairDecorations: Aquamarine's bow lends to her looking like an innocent lost child, though her actual demeanor is far less cute. When she whips the ribbon off her head, it turns into a wand that projects a TractorBeam.

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* HypocriticalHumor: Pearl indulges into a little SelfDeprecation pretending not being able to draw when she produces the best drawing of the four (albeit not a very accurate one):
-->'''Pearl:''' Honestly, I can't even draw a circle.

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* FreezeFrameBonus: As the Topaz fusion splits apart, you can see the package Jamie was delivering drop and Lars' [[TearsOfFear panicked crying]].


* CallBack: Onion hasn't been seen since [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E21DougOut "Doug Out"]], and Lars and Sadie are also missing after the previous evening's [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E22TheNewLars party]], because of Topaz and Aquamarine.

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* CallBack: Onion hasn't been seen since [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E21DougOut "Doug Out"]], and Lars and Sadie are also missing after the previous evening's [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E22TheNewLars [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E22TheGoodLars party]], because of Topaz and Aquamarine.


* CompoundTitle: With the following episode, [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E24IAmMyMon "I Am My Mom"]].
* CrossReferencedTitles: With the following episode, [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E24IAmMyMon "I Am My Mom"]].

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* CompoundTitle: With the following episode, [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E24IAmMyMon [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E24IAmMyMom "I Am My Mom"]].
* CrossReferencedTitles: With the following episode, [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E24IAmMyMon [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E24IAmMyMom "I Am My Mom"]].


Steven tries to discover why people are disappearing from Beach City.

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Steven is waiting for a package delivery while Garnet and Pearl build a sandcastle and Amethyst drinks cans of beans, but is worried when the usually-punctual Jamie fails to show. He eventually heads for the Big Donut when Amethyst agrees to wait for the mail with him, only to find Sour Cream handing out missing person flyers for Onion, who's been gone for a couple days, and the Big Donut closed. Steven goes around to the back, wondering if Lars and Sadie are secretly watching scary movies in the staff room, only to find Barb, who was just dropping off Sadie's lunch and confirms she hasn't seen Sadie since yesterday. Talking, Steven reveals that Sadie meant to come home last night, and Barb is worried both by this and that Jamie never reached Steven's house after she personally sent him off with the package. They head out to search for the missing people.

Searching the arcade, Steven confirms that Onion is not in the vending machine, only to run into a small blue Gem who asks him, "Are you my dad?" Startled and confused, Steven replies in the negative, and the Gem flies off. Back at his house, Steven describes her to the Crystal Gems and Connie, who are trying to draw her. Garnet drew herself instead, and Steven judges Connie's manga-style drawing the best, to Pearl's irritation. The group splits up and heads out to try and find the Gem. Connie speculates to Steven that the Gem may have been adopted by a human, since Gems don't usually have parents.

Searching the woods near where Onion likes to play with his friends, Connie encounters the Gem while Steven gets stuck in a hollow log. When the Gem repeats her question, Connie offers to help her find her dad if she wants. The Gem reiterates that she's not looking for "''your'' dad" but "''my'' dad". She gets interested when she hears Steven address Connie by name, though, and upon getting confirmation of the girl's identity, yells for someone named Topaz. The ground shakes as an enormous fused Gem appears, with all of the missing people contained within her body, all of them save [[TheUnintelligible Onion]] with their mouths blocked so they can't call for help. Connie draws her sword, but is captured when the Topazes unfuse and ensnare her. Steven manages to get free of the log and
tries to discover why people are disappearing rescue his friends, but the small Gem pulls a wand from Beach City.her head and uses it to immobilize him before throwing him against a tree. As he falls unconscious, he hears the small Gem talking about all they have to do is find "my dad" and they'll be done, telling Topaz that she wonders why Homeworld even sent an Aquamarine when Topaz could have done it herself.



* CallBack: The Crystal Gems point out that Navy stole back the Roaming Eye in "Room for Ruby", so if the Homeworld Gems take the humans off planet, there will be no way to reach them as a team.

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* CallBack: The Crystal Gems point out that Navy stole back Onion hasn't been seen since [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E21DougOut "Doug Out"]], and Lars and Sadie are also missing after the Roaming Eye in "Room for Ruby", so if the Homeworld Gems take the humans off planet, there will be no way to reach them as a team.previous evening's [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E22TheNewLars party]], because of Topaz and Aquamarine.



** Steven asks Sour Cream if he'd checked for Onion in the place where he met his friends in "Onion Gang" or Onion's hidden room from "Onion Friend" (which Sour Cream calls Onion's "office").

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** Steven asks Sour Cream if he'd checked for Onion in the place where he met his friends in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E7OnionGang "Onion Gang" Gang"]] or Onion's hidden room from [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E16OnionFriend "Onion Friend" Friend"]] (which Sour Cream calls Onion's "office")."office").
** Barb came into the Big Donut to deliver [[Recap/StevenUniverseS1E35Lion3StraightToVideo Sadie's lunch]].



* CompoundTitle: With the following episode, "I Am My Mom".
* CrossReferencedTitles: With the following episode, "I Am My Mom".
* DeliberatelyCuteChild: Aquamarine [[TheAgeless isn't actually a child]], but takes advantage of looking like one. Due to being small and having PuppyDogEyes, she can pass among people innocently. This allows her to find the humans' names without much suspicion.
* FaceOnAMilkCarton: Sour Cream passes out "missing" fliers for Onion, who disappeared after the events of "Doug Out". They're repurposed "WANTED" posters.

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* CompoundTitle: With the following episode, [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E24IAmMyMon "I Am My Mom".
Mom"]].
* CrossReferencedTitles: With the following episode, [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E24IAmMyMon "I Am My Mom".
Mom"]].
* DeliberatelyCuteChild: Aquamarine [[TheAgeless isn't actually a child]], but takes advantage of looking like one. Due to being small and having PuppyDogEyes, she can pass among people innocently. This allows her to find out the humans' names without much suspicion.
* FaceOnAMilkCarton: Sour Cream passes out "missing" fliers for Onion, who disappeared after the events of [[Recap/StevenUniverseS4E21DougOut "Doug Out".Out"]]. They're repurposed "WANTED" posters.



-->'''Connie''': I think I made one eye bigger than the other.\\
'''Amethyst''': I was going for a feeling.\\
'''Pearl''': Honestly, I can't even draw a circle.\\
'''Steven''': OK, Garnet, you just drew yourself.\\
'''Garnet''': Uh, I like me.
* FailedASpotCheck: Aquamarine and Topaz fail to realize the significance of a human summoning a pink shield out of thin air. Connie's sword can be explained, but not the shield.

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-->'''Connie''': -->'''Connie:''' I think I made one eye bigger than the other.\\
'''Amethyst''': '''Amethyst:''' I was going for a feeling.\\
'''Pearl''': '''Pearl:''' Honestly, I can't even draw a circle.\\
'''Steven''': '''Steven:''' OK, Garnet, you just drew yourself.\\
'''Garnet''': '''Garnet:''' Uh, I like me.
* FailedASpotCheck: Aquamarine and Topaz fail to realize the significance of a human summoning a pink shield out of thin air. Connie's sword can be explained, but not the shield.



* OhCrap: Connie when she realizes that her sword does nothing to defend her from the Topazes.

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* OhCrap: Connie Connie, when she realizes that her sword does nothing to defend her from the Topazes.



* TractorBeam: Aquamarine has a wand which can fire an immobilizing beam, similar to Syndrome's zero-point energy gauntlets in ''WesternAnimation/TheIncredibles'' and the one that Peridot used on Pearl in "Catch and Release".

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* TractorBeam: Aquamarine has a wand which can fire an immobilizing beam, similar to Syndrome's zero-point energy gauntlets in ''WesternAnimation/TheIncredibles'' and the one that Peridot used on Pearl in [[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E21CatchAndRelease "Catch and Release".Release"]].


* AlienAbduction: Homeworld Gems kidnap Connie, Sadie, Lars, Jamie, and Onion, and are planning to head back to Homeworld once they find "My Dad" (i.e., Greg).

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* AlienAbduction: Homeworld Gems kidnap Connie, Sadie, Lars, Jamie, and Onion, and are planning to head back to Homeworld once they find "My Dad" (i.e., Greg).Dad".



* DeliberatelyCuteChild: Aquamarine can pull off this act, though she isn't a child by human standards. Due to being small and having PuppyDogEyes, she can pass among people innocently. This allows her to find the humans' names without much suspicion.

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* DeliberatelyCuteChild: Aquamarine can pull off this act, though she [[TheAgeless isn't actually a child by human standards.child]], but takes advantage of looking like one. Due to being small and having PuppyDogEyes, she can pass among people innocently. This allows her to find the humans' names without much suspicion.



* {{Foreshadowing}}: Connie tells Aquamarine she'll help find "your dad." Aquamarine replies she doesn't care about "''your'' dad," just "''my'' dad," indicating that the exact phrase is more important than it would seem.


* CagedInsideAMonster: Topaz holds the humans she and Aquamarine are looking for in her body.



* CagedInsideAMonster: Topaz holds the humans she and Aquamarine are looking for in her body.


* CagedInsideAMonster: Topaz holds the humans she and Aquamarine are looking for in her body.



* PersonOfHolding: Topaz holds the humans she and Aquamarine are looking for in her body.


* TractorBeam: Aquamarine has a wand which can fire an immobilizing beam, similar to Syndrome's zero-point energy gauntlets in ''Film/TheIncredibles'' and the one that Peridot used on Pearl in "Catch and Release".

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* TractorBeam: Aquamarine has a wand which can fire an immobilizing beam, similar to Syndrome's zero-point energy gauntlets in ''Film/TheIncredibles'' ''WesternAnimation/TheIncredibles'' and the one that Peridot used on Pearl in "Catch and Release".

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[[caption-width-right:350:"Are you my dad? I need to find my dad."]]

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* FacialCompositeFailure: Steven gives a description of Aquamarine that Garnet, Amethyst, Pearl, and Connie each use to make a sketch. Connie makes a very anime-style drawing that's so outside of the show's (and especially Aquamarine's) artstyle that the clothes and teardrop gem are the only clear resemblance. [[TerribleArtist Amethyst drew what looks like a dog (with wings and a teardrop gem).]] Pearl drew an adult-sized crying angel wearing ballerina shoes. [[ComicallyMissingThePoint Garnet drew a self-portrait.]]
-->'''Connie''': I think I made one eye bigger than the other.\\
'''Amethyst''': I was going for a feeling.\\
'''Pearl''': Honestly, I can't even draw a circle.\\
'''Steven''': OK, Garnet, you just drew yourself.\\
'''Garnet''': Uh, I like me.


* OrphanedPunchline: Amethyst drinks a can of ''beans'' because "they're good for the heart", part of the playground saying where the other half is "the more you eat, [[ToiletHumor the more you fart]]".

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* OrphanedPunchline: Amethyst drinks a can of ''beans'' because "they're good for the heart", part of the playground saying where the other half is "the more you eat, [[ToiletHumor [[{{Gasshole}} the more you fart]]".

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** Steven sings [[Recap/StevenUniverseS1E3CheeseburgerBackpack "Hey, Mr. Postman"]] again while waiting for a package.


* TractorBeam: Aquamarine has a wand which can fire an immobilizing beam, similar to Syndrome's zero-point energy gauntlets in ''Film/TheIncredibles'' and the one that Peridot used on Steven in "Catch and Release".

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* TractorBeam: Aquamarine has a wand which can fire an immobilizing beam, similar to Syndrome's zero-point energy gauntlets in ''Film/TheIncredibles'' and the one that Peridot used on Steven Pearl in "Catch and Release".

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