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* HeroicSuicide: Gadreel kills himself to give Castiel a chance to get out of angel prison and prove to Hannah that he's doing this for better reasons than his past.
* HoistByHisOwnPetard: Invoked by Castiel when he states that Metatron learned how to tell a good story, as Castiel uses his new knowledge to trick Metatron into an EngineeredPublicConfession.


-->'''Crowley:''' You have to believe me. When I suggested you take on the Mark of Cain, I didn't know this was going to happen. Not really. I mean, I might not have told you the entire truth. But I never lied. I never lied, Dean. That's important. It's fundamental. But...there is one story about Cain that I might have...forgotten to tell you.

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-->'''Crowley:''' You have to believe me. When I suggested you take on the Mark of Cain, I didn't know this was going to happen. Not really. I mean, I might not have told you the entire truth. But I never lied. I never lied, Dean. That's important. It's fundamental. But... there is one story about Cain that I might have...have... forgotten to tell you.


* DrivenToSuicide: Cain in the story Crowley "forgot" to mention. Killed himself with the First Blade to escape its influence...which turned him into a demon.

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* DramaticIrony: Crowley muses to himself that "[m]aybe miracles do come true"... in that he finally had proof that Dean was in the process of becoming a demon.
* DrivenToSuicide: Cain in the story Crowley "forgot" to mention. Killed himself with the First Blade to escape its influence... which turned him into a demon.



* ExactWords: "When I suggested you take on the Mark of Cain, I didn't know this was going to happen. Not really. I mean, I might not have told you the entire truth. But I never lied. I never lied, Dean."
* {{Foreshadowing}}: Dean refusing to eat his cheeseburger was the telltale sign for Crowley about what was happening to Dean...



* WhamShot: Dean's eyes opening, revealing that they've turned [[BlackEyesOfEvil black]].

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* WhamShot: Dean's eyes opening, revealing that they've turned [[BlackEyesOfEvil black]].black]].
* WhatYouAreInTheDark: At the end of the episode, we see Sam faced with the exact same situation Dean was in at the start of the season: his brother is dead. And [[Recap/SupernaturalS09E13ThePurge unlike what he told Dean]], he ''isn't'' willing to have him die; he goes straight down to the dungeon, where Dean had set up a means to contact Crowley... [[YouWouldDoTheSameForMe and kneels]].
-->'''Sam''': (chocking back anger) Damn it, Crowley... You got him into this mess. (kneels) You will get him out... or so help me, God. (grabs a box of matches)
* YouWouldDoTheSameForMe: Faced with the prospect of Dean being dead, Sam [[Recap/SupernaturalS09E13ThePurge isn't willing to put his money where is mouth is]].

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For the series so far = At least 1109 angels, 1044 humans (of which 8 were witches), 167 demons, 58 vampires, 49 ghosts, 36 Jefferson Starships, 21 gods, 19 zombies, 10 hellhounds, 9 werewolves, 7 skinwalkers, 6 changelings, 6 shapeshifters, 5 djinn, 5 reapers, 4 dogs, 4 ghouls, 4 Leviathan, 2 Amazons, 2 arachnes, 2 kitsunes, 2 rugarus, 2 Thule, 2 vetalas, 1 cat, 1 crocotta, 1 deer, 1 dragon, 1 fairy, 1 familiar, 1 Khan worm, 1 lamia, the Mother of All, 1 okami, 1 phoenix, 1 pishtaco, 1 Purgatory creature, 1 rakshasa, 1 rawhead, 1 shojo, 1 shtriga, 1 siren, 1 Titan, 1 wendigo, 1 whore of Babylon, 1 wicked witch, and 1 wraith.

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For the series so far = At least 1109 angels, 1044 1043 humans (of which 8 were witches), 167 demons, 58 vampires, 49 ghosts, 36 Jefferson Starships, 21 gods, 19 zombies, 10 hellhounds, 9 werewolves, 7 skinwalkers, 6 changelings, 6 shapeshifters, 5 djinn, 5 reapers, 4 dogs, 4 ghouls, 4 Leviathan, 2 Amazons, 2 arachnes, 2 kitsunes, 2 rugarus, 2 Thule, 2 vetalas, 1 cat, 1 crocotta, 1 deer, 1 dragon, 1 fairy, 1 familiar, 1 Khan worm, 1 lamia, the Mother of All, 1 okami, 1 phoenix, 1 pishtaco, 1 Purgatory creature, 1 rakshasa, 1 rawhead, 1 shojo, 1 shtriga, 1 siren, 1 Titan, 1 wendigo, 1 whore of Babylon, 1 wicked witch, and 1 wraith.


!!Body Count:

For this episode: 2 angels and 3 humans.

For the series so far = At least 1109 angels, 1044 humans (of which 8 were witches), 167 demons, 58 vampires, 49 ghosts, 36 Jefferson Starships, 21 gods, 19 zombies, 10 hellhounds, 9 werewolves, 7 skinwalkers, 6 changelings, 6 shapeshifters, 5 djinn, 5 reapers, 4 dogs, 4 ghouls, 4 Leviathan, 2 Amazons, 2 arachnes, 2 kitsunes, 2 rugarus, 2 Thule, 2 vetalas, 1 cat, 1 crocotta, 1 deer, 1 dragon, 1 fairy, 1 familiar, 1 Khan worm, 1 lamia, the Mother of All, 1 okami, 1 phoenix, 1 pishtaco, 1 Purgatory creature, 1 rakshasa, 1 rawhead, 1 shojo, 1 shtriga, 1 siren, 1 Titan, 1 wendigo, 1 whore of Babylon, 1 wicked witch, and 1 wraith.



* WhamShot: Dean's eyes opening, revealing that they've turned [[BlackEyesOfEvil black]].

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* WhamShot: Dean's eyes opening, revealing that they've turned [[BlackEyesOfEvil black]].


* AllMythsAreTrue: There's a story that Cain turned into a demon after dying under the influence of the First Blade. Crowley wasn't sure about it, but it turns out to be true.

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* AllMythsAreTrue: There's a story that Cain turned into a demon after dying under the influence of the First Blade.Mark of Cain. Crowley wasn't sure about it, but it turns out to be true.


* DyingAsYourself: Dean is relieved to be dying because the Blade "was turning me into something I don't wanna be". Too bad for him that dying is the final step in turning him into that.

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* DyingAsYourself: Dean is relieved to be dying because the Blade "was turning me into something I don't wanna be". Too bad for him that dying is the final step in turning him into exactly that.



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[[caption-width-right:350:'''Metatron''' Here's a tip - next time, try to be powered by the word of God.]]

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* BlackEyesOfEvil: Dean.


* AllMythsAreTrue: There's a myth that Cain turned into a demon after dying under the influence of the First Blade. Crowley wasn't sure about it, but it turns out to be true.

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* TheAlcoholic: George the homeless guy, apparently.
* AllMythsAreTrue: There's a myth story that Cain turned into a demon after dying under the influence of the First Blade. Crowley wasn't sure about it, but it turns out to be true.



** Knowing Metatron, the presence of a holdout angel among this group of homeless is almost certainly why he chose them to grace with his presence.

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** Knowing Metatron, the presence of a holdout angel among this group of homeless is almost certainly why he chose them to grace with his presence.presence in the first place.



* DealWithTheDevil: Sam immediately attempts to summon Crowley so that he can make a deal to save Dean. Crowley ignores him, as he'd much rather have demon!Dean at his disposal.

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* DealWithTheDevil: Sam immediately attempts to summon Crowley so that he can make a deal to him save Dean. Crowley ignores him, as he'd much rather have demon!Dean at his disposal.disposal.
* DrivenToSuicide: Cain in the story Crowley "forgot" to mention. Killed himself with the First Blade to escape its influence...which turned him into a demon.



* ILied: Sam lied about being okay with Dean dying and that [[Recap/SupernaturalS09E13ThePurge he would have done the same as Dean]] did at [[Recap/SupernaturalS09E01IThinkImGonnaLikeItHere the beginning of the season]].

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* ILied: Sam lied about being okay with Dean dying and that [[Recap/SupernaturalS09E13ThePurge he would wouldn't have done the same as thing Dean]] did at [[Recap/SupernaturalS09E01IThinkImGonnaLikeItHere the beginning of the season]].



* PercussivePrevention: Dean knocks Sam unconscious with one Mark-powered punch to ensure his younger brother doesn't follow him into battle.

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* PercussivePrevention: Dean knocks Sam unconscious with one Mark-powered punch to ensure his younger brother doesn't follow him into battle. Sam follows him anyway when he wakes up.



-->'''Metatron:''' An angel? Okay. Somebody's been drinking out of George's canteen.

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-->'''Metatron:''' An angel? Okay. Somebody's been drinking out of George's [[TheAlcoholic George]]'s canteen.



-->'''Metatron:''' As I will you, brother, if you don't--


* ILied: Sam lied about being okay with Dean dying and that [[Recap/SupernaturalS09E13ThePurge he would have done the same as Dean]] did at [[Recap/SupernaturalS09E01IThinkImGonnaLikeItHere the beginning of the season]].
-->'''Dean:''' Ain't that a bitch.



* NoHoldsBarredBeatdown: Metatron is able to give one to Dean before Castiel breaks the tablet.

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* NoHoldsBarredBeatdown: Metatron is able to give gives one to Dean before Castiel breaks the tablet.


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-->'''Angel:''' He's a fraud!
-->'''Metatron:''' I'm afraid I don't know what you mean, good sir. How can one be a fraud when one offers nothing? A little love, a little hope, the occasional miracle--nothing more.
-->'''Angel:''' You know exactly what I mean...Metatron.
-->'''Metatron:''' Excuse me?
-->'''Angel:''' His name is Metatron. And much as he'd like you to think...he's not one of you. He's an angel. We both are.
-->'''Metatron:''' An angel? Okay. Somebody's been drinking out of George's canteen.
-->'''Angel:''' So, you deny you're the former Scribe of God...
-->'''Metatron:''' Sir.
-->'''Angel:''' ...a petty, unliked, unloved angel...
-->'''Metatron:''' These people don't want to hear--
-->'''Angel:''' ...driven by the relentless pursuit of power and nothing more...
-->'''Metatron:''' This has really gone too far.
-->'''Angel:''' ...who's already brought the rest of the angels under his iron thumb.
-->'''Metatron:''' As I will you, brother, if you don't--


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* VillainsNeverLie: Crowley, purportedly.
-->'''Crowley:''' You have to believe me. When I suggested you take on the Mark of Cain, I didn't know this was going to happen. Not really. I mean, I might not have told you the entire truth. But I never lied. I never lied, Dean. That's important. It's fundamental. But...there is one story about Cain that I might have...forgotten to tell you.


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'''[[Recap/{{Supernatural}} Recap]] of ''Series/{{Supernatural}}'''''\\
'''Season 9, Episode 23'''

!Do You Believe in Miracles?

Written by Jeremy Carver.

Directed by Thomas J. Wright.

Air Date: May 20, 2014.









* [[AndThenJohnWasAZombie And Then Dean Was A Demon]]: He's been NotQuiteHuman for some time, but dying allowed him to finally cross the line.

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* [[AndThenJohnWasAZombie And Then Dean Was A Demon]]: He's been NotQuiteHuman for some time, but dying allowed him to finally fully cross the line.



* BloodFromTheMouth: Dean, due to holding the Mark of Cain without killing anything for a while.
* CameBackWrong: Dean resurrects... as a demon.
* DealWithTheDevil: Sam immediately attempts to summon Crowley so that he can make a deal to save Dean. Crowley ignores him, as he'd much rather have Demon!Dean at his disposal.
* DrowningMySorrows: Sam hits the Scotch after bringing Dean home to die.
* DyingAsYourself: Dean is relieved to be dying because the Blade "was turning me into something I don't wanna be." Too bad for him that dying is the final step in turning him into that.

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* BloodFromTheMouth: Dean, due to holding the Mark of Cain and First Blade without killing anything for a while.
* CameBackWrong: Dean resurrects... resurrects as a demon.
* DealWithTheDevil: Sam immediately attempts to summon Crowley so that he can make a deal to save Dean. Crowley ignores him, as he'd much rather have Demon!Dean demon!Dean at his disposal.
* DrowningMySorrows: Sam hits the Scotch scotch after bringing Dean home to die.
* DyingAsYourself: Dean is relieved to be dying because the Blade "was turning me into something I don't wanna be." be". Too bad for him that dying is the final step in turning him into that.



* EyeAwaken: The final shot of the episode is the dead Dean opening his eyes to reveal BlackEyesOfEvil, signifying that the Mark of Cain has [[CameBackWrong resurrected him as a demon]].
* TheNeedless: Dean is no longer hungry. This is what made Crowley realize that he's turning into a demon.

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* EyeAwaken: The final shot of the episode is the dead Dean opening his eyes to reveal BlackEyesOfEvil, signifying that the Mark of Cain has [[CameBackWrong resurrected him as a demon]].
* TheNeedless: Dean [[BigEater Dean]] is no longer hungry. This is what made Crowley realize that he's turning into a demon.



* PercussivePrevention: Dean knocks Sam unconscious with one mark-powered punch in order to ensure his younger brother doesn't follow him into battle.

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* PercussivePrevention: Dean knocks Sam unconscious with one mark-powered Mark-powered punch in order to ensure his younger brother doesn't follow him into battle.



* TrojanPrisoner: How Castiel gets into heaven, complete with ''Franchise/StarWars'' ShoutOut. Unfortunately, the angels see through the ruse.
* WhamShot: Dean's eyes opening, revealing that they've turned black.

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* TrojanPrisoner: How Castiel gets into heaven, Heaven, complete with ''Franchise/StarWars'' ShoutOut. Unfortunately, the angels see through the ruse.
* WhamShot: Dean's eyes opening, revealing that they've turned black.[[BlackEyesOfEvil black]].

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* EyeAwaken: The final shot of the episode is the dead Dean opening his eyes to reveal BlackEyesOfEvil, signifying that the Mark of Cain has [[CameBackWrong resurrected him as a demon]].


* CameBackWrong: Dean resurects...as a demon.

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* CameBackWrong: Dean resurects...resurrects... as a demon.demon.
* DealWithTheDevil: Sam immediately attempts to summon Crowley so that he can make a deal to save Dean. Crowley ignores him, as he'd much rather have Demon!Dean at his disposal.



* DyingAsYourself: Dean is relieved to be dying because the Blade "was turning me into something I don't wanna be." Of course he only thinks it's done.

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* DyingAsYourself: Dean is relieved to be dying because the Blade "was turning me into something I don't wanna be." Of course he only thinks it's done.Too bad for him that dying is the final step in turning him into that.

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