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* Mayhew's death. Getting the smoker's equivalent of a HollywoodHeartAttack while driving on a stormy night, falling off his seat and getting run over by his own carriage -- and [[BadBoss his passengers]] don't even notice him die. In a way, the fact that he is noticeably more relaxed and at ease in the underworld than while alive makes it even worse: his life clearly wasn't a particularly happy one.

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* Mayhew's death. Getting the smoker's equivalent of a HollywoodHeartAttack while driving on a stormy gloomy night, falling off his seat and getting run over by his own carriage -- carriage... and [[BadBoss his passengers]] don't even notice him die. In a way, the fact that he is noticeably more relaxed and at ease in the underworld than while alive makes it even worse: worse -- his life clearly wasn't a particularly happy one.


* Victoria's arranged marriage to Barkis instead of Victor.

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* Victoria's arranged marriage to Barkis instead of Victor. Happiness was ''that'' close, and now...



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* Mayhew's death. Getting the smoker's equivalent of a HollywoodHeartAttack while driving on a stormy night, falling off his seat and getting run over by his own carriage -- and [[BadBoss his passengers]] don't even notice him die. In a way, the fact that he is noticeably more relaxed and at ease in the underworld than while alive makes it even worse: his life clearly wasn't a particularly happy one.

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-->'''Barkis:''' But first, a toast, to Emily! Always the bridesmaid, ''[[KickTheDog never]]'' the bride! Tell me my dear; [[ArmorPiercingQuestion can a heart still break once it's stopped beating]]?

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-->'''Barkis:''' But first, a toast, to Emily! Always the bridesmaid, ''[[KickTheDog never]]'' the bride! Tell me my dear; [[ArmorPiercingQuestion can a heart still break once it's stopped beating]]?
beating?]]


* The scene where Barkis taunts Emily after it's revealed that he was the one who killed her. The look on her face is heart-wrenching. And it makes [[FateWorseThanDeath what happens to Barkis]] [[LaserGuidedKarma literally seconds after]] all the more [[SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome satisfying]], because the asshole more than deserved it.

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* The scene where Barkis taunts Emily after it's revealed that he was the one who killed her. The look on her face is heart-wrenching. And it makes [[FateWorseThanDeath what happens to Barkis]] him]] [[LaserGuidedKarma literally seconds after]] all the more [[SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome satisfying]], because the asshole more than deserved it.


* The scene where Barkis taunts Emily after it's revealed that he was the one who killed her. The look on her face is heart-wrenching. And it makes [[FateWorseThanDeath what happens to Barkis]] literally seconds after all the more [[SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome satisfying]], because the asshole more than deserved it.

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* The scene where Barkis taunts Emily after it's revealed that he was the one who killed her. The look on her face is heart-wrenching. And it makes [[FateWorseThanDeath what happens to Barkis]] [[LaserGuidedKarma literally seconds after after]] all the more [[SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome satisfying]], because the asshole more than deserved it.


'''Emily:''' ''This'' is wrong. I was a bride. My dreams were taken from me. Well, now... ''now I've stolen them from someone else''. I love you, Victor... but you're not mine.

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'''Emily:''' ''This'' is wrong. I was a bride. My dreams were taken from me. Well, now... (''with tears in her eyes'') ''now I've stolen them from someone else''. I love you, Victor... but you're not mine.


-->'''Barkis:''' But first, a toast, to Emily! Always the bridesmaid, ''[[KickTheDog never]]'' the bride! Tell me my dear; [[ArmorPiercingQuestion can a heart still break once it's stopped beating]]?

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-->'''Barkis:''' But first, a toast, to Emily! Always the bridesmaid, ''[[KickTheDog never]]'' the bride! Tell me my dear; [[ArmorPiercingQuestion can a heart still break once it's stopped beating]]?beating]]?

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-->'''Elder Gutknecht''': [clears throat] She's got a point.

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-->'''Elder Gutknecht''': Gutknecht:''' [clears throat] She's got a point.


** The context of her sleeping in a coffin in the streets in the Land of the Dead. It's implied that in life, she was from a wealthy family, at least before her mystery lover killed and robbed her blind. Now on both levels, she's fallen so far in wealth, if not in [[{{Pollyanna}} spirit]]. By the time she sings "Tears to Shed", [[BreakTheCutie she's lost her spirit too]].

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** The context of her sleeping in a coffin in the streets in the Land of the Dead. It's implied that in life, she was from a wealthy family, at least before her mystery lover killed and robbed her blind. Now on both levels, levels (financially and as a living person), she's fallen so far in wealth, if not in [[{{Pollyanna}} spirit]]. By the time she sings "Tears to Shed", [[BreakTheCutie she's lost her spirit too]].



-->'''Barkis:''' But first, a toast, to Emily! Always the bridesmaid, ''never'' the bride! Tell me my dear; can a heart still break once it's stopped beating?

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-->'''Barkis:''' But first, a toast, to Emily! Always the bridesmaid, ''never'' ''[[KickTheDog never]]'' the bride! Tell me my dear; [[ArmorPiercingQuestion can a heart still break once it's stopped beating?beating]]?


'''Emily:''' ''This'' is wrong. I was a bride. My dreams were taken from me. And now... ''now I've stolen them from someone else''. I love you, Victor... but you're not mine.

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'''Emily:''' ''This'' is wrong. I was a bride. My dreams were taken from me. And Well, now... ''now I've stolen them from someone else''. I love you, Victor... but you're not mine.


* The scene where Barkis taunts Emily after it's revealed that he was the one who killed her. The look on her face is heart-wrenching. And it makes [[FateWorseThanDeath what happens to Barkis]] literally seconds after all the more [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome satisfying]], because the asshole more than deserved it.

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* The scene where Barkis taunts Emily after it's revealed that he was the one who killed her. The look on her face is heart-wrenching. And it makes [[FateWorseThanDeath what happens to Barkis]] literally seconds after all the more [[CrowningMomentOfAwesome [[SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome satisfying]], because the asshole more than deserved it.

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