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* AntagonistInMourning: Nelson admits to Ned Flanders he misses Edna Krabappel.



* AntagonistInMourning: Nelson admits to Ned Flanders he misses Edna Krabappel.


* FatherIWantToMarryMyBrother: Rod and Todd Flanders believe they'll marry each other. Ned is unphased by this.

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* FatherIWantToMarryMyBrother: Rod and Todd Flanders Flanders' signing of the abstinence pledge doesn't mean much as they're so clueless they believe they'll marry each other. other when they grow up. Ned is unphased unfazed by this.


* FatherIWanttoMarryMyBrother: Rod and Todd Flanders believe they'll marry each other. Ned is unphased by this.

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* FatherIWanttoMarryMyBrother: FatherIWantToMarryMyBrother: Rod and Todd Flanders believe they'll marry each other. Ned is unphased by this.

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* FatherIWanttoMarryMyBrother: Rod and Todd Flanders believe they'll marry each other. Ned is unphased by this.


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* LeaningOnTheFourthWall:
-->'''Marge:''' I just wish I could connect with those teenagers, [[NotAllowedToGrowUp since it seems like we'll never have any]].

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** A humorous one elsewhere in the episode, when Marge fails in her demonstration in sex abstinence with finger puppets Kearney asks to take one of her finger puppets home, promising not to do anything with it. Later, he [[ImagineSpot sees Homer and Marge as finger puppets touching each other]] and signs the pledge, but he is later seen looting a finger puppet store in frustration.


* BrickJoke: A heartwarming one, given the. When convincing Marge to go along with the sex talk, Ned Flanders says Edna Krabappel signed them both up for tango dance classes, and remarks that Rod and Todd's skipping lessons have paid off. In the tag scene, both Ned and Edna attend a tango event and after Edna remarks how she let him pay for the boys' skipping lessons, he pulls off an impressive tango charm on Edna.

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* BrickJoke: A heartwarming one, given the.the real-life circumstances. When convincing Marge to go along with the sex talk, Ned Flanders says Edna Krabappel signed them both up for tango dance classes, and remarks that Rod and Todd's skipping lessons have paid off. In the tag scene, both Ned and Edna attend a tango event and after Edna remarks how she let him pay for the boys' skipping lessons, he pulls off an impressive tango charm on Edna.Edna.
** This turns out to be a FlashbackEpisode, with Ned [[KilledOffScreen commenting on how he misses her]] and Nelson showing at the window saying he misses her too. Apart from the brief conversation above, the episode hadn't featured either character until this last bit. This was a form of InMemoriam, Marcia Wallace had died some months previously (the Chalkboard Gag for "[[Recap/TheSimpsonsS25E3FourRegrettingsAndAFuneral Four Regrettings and a Funeral]]" simply said 'We'll miss you, Mrs. K') and this was the last episode Edna appeared and Wallace's last performance for the character, so they gave her an energetic dance scene wearing a stunning red dress.



* NonSequitur: The last scene is a FlashbackEpisode by Ned Flanders of him dancing with Edna Krabappel, [[KilledOffScreen commenting on how he misses her]] and Nelson showing at the window saying he misses her too. The episode hadn't featured either character until this last bit. This was a form of InMemoriam, Marcia Wallace had died some months previously (the Chalkboard Gag for "[[Recap/TheSimpsonsS25E3FourRegrettingsAndAFuneral Four Regrettings and a Funeral]]" simply said 'We'll miss you, Mrs. K') and this was the last episode Edna appeared and Wallace's last performance for the character, so they gave her an energetic dance scene wearing a stunning red dress.


* AntagonistInMourning: Nelson admits to Flanders he misses Mrs. Krabappel.

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* AntagonistInMourning: Nelson admits to Ned Flanders he misses Mrs. Edna Krabappel.



* BrickJoke: A heartwarming one, given the. When convincing Marge to go along with the sex talk, Ned Flanders says Edna Krabappel signed them both up for tango dance classes, and remarks that Rod and Todd's skipping lessons have paid off. In the tag scene, both Ned and Edna attend a tango event and after Edna remarks how she let him pay for the boys' skipping lessons, he pulls off an impressive tango charm on Edna.



* NonSequitur: The last scene is a random ImagineSpot by Flanders of him dancing with Edna Krabappel, [[KilledOffScreen commenting on how he misses her]] and Nelson showing at the window saying he misses her too. The episode hadn't featured either character until this last bit. This was a form of InMemoriam, Marcia Wallace had died some months previously (the Chalkboard Gag for "[[Recap/TheSimpsonsS25E3FourRegrettingsAndAFuneral Four Regrettings and a Funeral]]" simply said 'We'll miss you, Mrs. K') and this was the last episode Edna appeared and Wallace's last performance for the character, so they gave her an energetic dance scene wearing a stunning red dress.

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* NonSequitur: The last scene is a random ImagineSpot FlashbackEpisode by Ned Flanders of him dancing with Edna Krabappel, [[KilledOffScreen commenting on how he misses her]] and Nelson showing at the window saying he misses her too. The episode hadn't featured either character until this last bit. This was a form of InMemoriam, Marcia Wallace had died some months previously (the Chalkboard Gag for "[[Recap/TheSimpsonsS25E3FourRegrettingsAndAFuneral Four Regrettings and a Funeral]]" simply said 'We'll miss you, Mrs. K') and this was the last episode Edna appeared and Wallace's last performance for the character, so they gave her an energetic dance scene wearing a stunning red dress.


* NauseaFuel: The teens Marge is trying to pitch abstinence to consider her sleeping with Homer to be this.

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* NauseaFuel: The teens Marge is trying to pitch abstinence to consider her sleeping with Homer to be this.this InUniverse.

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* NonSequitur: The last scene is a random ImagineSpot by Flanders of him dancing with Edna Krabappel, [[KilledOffScreen commenting on how he misses her]] and Nelson showing at the window saying he misses her too. The episode hadn't featured either character until this last bit. This was a form of InMemoriam, Marcia Wallace had died some months previously (the Chalkboard Gag for "[[Recap/TheSimpsonsS25E3FourRegrettingsAndAFuneral Four Regrettings and a Funeral]]" simply said 'We'll miss you, Mrs. K') and this was the last episode Edna appeared and Wallace's last performance for the character, so they gave her an energetic dance scene wearing a stunning red dress.


* NauseaFuel: The teens Marge is trying to pitch abstinence too consider her sleeping with Homer to be this.

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* NauseaFuel: The teens Marge is trying to pitch abstinence too to consider her sleeping with Homer to be this.


* AntagonistInMourning: Nelson admits to Flanders he misses Miss Krabappel.

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* AntagonistInMourning: Nelson admits to Flanders he misses Miss Mrs. Krabappel.

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* SinisterMinister: Reverend Brogan, Lovejoy’s predecessor who was arrested in the past, which led to finger puppets being removed from the Church

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* NauseaFuel: The teens Marge is trying to pitch abstinence too consider her sleeping with Homer to be this.


* TheCharacterDiedWithHim: Edna Krabappel was killed off after Marcia Wallace's death.



* InMemoriam: This episode is dedicated to the memory of Marcia Wallace.

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* PlayAlongPrisoner: Thanks to his genetic modifications, Sideshow Bob can break himself free from the prison's chain and block anytime he wants and he can kick the block away like it's a regular ball.
* ShoutOut: To ''[[Film/Titanic1997 "Titanic"]]'' when Willie sacrifices himself to save his CompanionCube.

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