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** The aftermath of her death. After Sikes makes one last return to Fagin's hideout, the latter notices him bloodied and shaken, and asks where Nancy is. Though Sikes doesn't answer, Fagin quickly catches on and [[EvenEvilHasStandards screams mortified for him to get out of his sight]].

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** The aftermath of her death. After Sikes makes one last return to Fagin's hideout, the latter notices him bloodied and shaken, and asks where Nancy is. Though Sikes doesn't answer, Fagin quickly catches this exchange happens.
-->'''Fagin:''' Sikes... what did you do? ''What did you do?'' \\
'''Bill:''' She won't peach
on and [[EvenEvilHasStandards screams mortified nobody no more. \\
'''Fagin:''' ''(winces)'' You... shouldn't have done that! She peached? You sure? \\
'''Bill:''' But she must have done, mustn't she? She was handin the boy over to Brownlow on the bridge. He was there waiting
for him to get out of his sight]].her. \\
'''Fagin:''' ''([[EvenEvilHasStandards horrified]])'' Then what did you come here for?! ''Get out!!'' ''You hear me?!'' '''''[[GetOut GET OUT!!]]'''''

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!!The stage musical


** Making it worse is the fact that Nancy was only in a position to be killed by him because she turned down Mr. Brownlow's offer to go to the police. Even with her HeelFaceTurn, she still loved Sykes enough to keep him out of prison; and the heartless wretch ends up killing her because of it.

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** Making it worse is the fact that Nancy was only in a position to be killed by him because she turned down Mr. Brownlow's offer to go to the police. Even with her HeelFaceTurn, she still loved Sykes Sikes enough to keep him out of prison; and the heartless wretch ends up killing her because of it.



** Why does she stay with a man who not only beats her up but ends up killing her when she tries to save an innocent child, and she knows he isn't good enough for her? "If you are lonely, then you will know. When someone needs you, you love them so." Given the hell of a life she's had, she wants to feel needed and appreciated...and it's that desire that [[KickTheDog Sykes exploits]].

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** Why does she stay with a man who not only beats her up but ends up killing her when she tries to save an innocent child, and she knows he isn't good enough for her? "If you are lonely, then you will know. When someone needs you, you love them so." Given the hell of a life she's had, she wants to feel needed and appreciated...and it's that desire that [[KickTheDog Sykes Sikes exploits]].


** Why does she stay with a man who not only beats her up but ends up killing her when she tries to save an innocent child, and she knows he isn't good enough for her? "When you are lonely, then you will know. When someone needs you, you love them so." Given the hell of a life she's had, she wants to feel needed and appreciated...and it's that desire that [[KickTheDog Sykes exploits]].

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** Why does she stay with a man who not only beats her up but ends up killing her when she tries to save an innocent child, and she knows he isn't good enough for her? "When "If you are lonely, then you will know. When someone needs you, you love them so." Given the hell of a life she's had, she wants to feel needed and appreciated...and it's that desire that [[KickTheDog Sykes exploits]].


** The aftermath of her death. After Sikes makes one last return to Fagin's hideout, the latter notices him bloodied and shaken, and asks where Nancy is. Though Sikes doesn't answer, Fagin quickly catches on and screams mortified for him to get out of his sight.

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** The aftermath of her death. After Sikes makes one last return to Fagin's hideout, the latter notices him bloodied and shaken, and asks where Nancy is. Though Sikes doesn't answer, Fagin quickly catches on and [[EvenEvilHasStandards screams mortified for him to get out of his sight.sight]].

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** The aftermath of her death. After Sikes makes one last return to Fagin's hideout, the latter notices him bloodied and shaken, and asks where Nancy is. Though Sikes doesn't answer, Fagin quickly catches on and screams mortified for him to get out of his sight.


* The ''first'' version of "Reviewing the Situation" both on the stage and in the movie, as Fagin pleads his case partially to the audience and partially to himself: "A man's got a heart, hasn't he? All joking apart, hasn't he?" Then he lays out for us how he's screwed if he tries to reform in any way, and he's screwed if he ''doesn't'' reform too. While he's admittedly got only himself to blame for getting himself into such a sticky situation with his life of crime, one feels rather inclined to [[SympathyForTheDevil shed some tears for this poor devil]].



** Making it worse is the fact that Nancy was only in a position to be killed by him because she turned down Mr. Brownlow's offer to go to the police. Even with her HeelFaceTurn, she still loved Sikes enough to keep him out of prison. And the bastard ends up killing her because of it.
** Also the fact that she gave Oliver one last hug before she dies is gut wrenching.
** Why does she stay with a man who not only beats her up but ends up killing her when she tries to save an innocent child and she knows isn't good enough for her? "When you are lonely, then you will know. When someone needs you, you love them so." Given the hell of a life she's had, she wants to feel needed and appreciated...and it's that desire that [[KickTheDog Sykes takes advantage of]].

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** Making it worse is the fact that Nancy was only in a position to be killed by him because she turned down Mr. Brownlow's offer to go to the police. Even with her HeelFaceTurn, she still loved Sikes Sykes enough to keep him out of prison. And prison; and the bastard heartless wretch ends up killing her because of it.
** Also the fact that she gave Also, her giving Oliver one last hug before she dies is gut wrenching.
** Why does she stay with a man who not only beats her up but ends up killing her when she tries to save an innocent child child, and she knows he isn't good enough for her? "When you are lonely, then you will know. When someone needs you, you love them so." Given the hell of a life she's had, she wants to feel needed and appreciated...and it's that desire that [[KickTheDog Sykes takes advantage of]].exploits]].

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** "He doesn't act as though he cares, but deep inside, I know he cares. And that is why I'm tied right by his side."


** Why does she stay with a man who not only beats her up, knows that he's total garbage but ends up killing her when she tries to save an innocent child? "When you are lonely, then you will know. When someone needs you, you love them so." Given the hell of a life she's had, she wants to feel needed and appreciated...and it's that desire that [[KickTheDog Sykes takes advantage of]].

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** Why does she stay with a man who not only beats her up, knows that he's total garbage up but ends up killing her when she tries to save an innocent child? child and she knows isn't good enough for her? "When you are lonely, then you will know. When someone needs you, you love them so." Given the hell of a life she's had, she wants to feel needed and appreciated...and it's that desire that [[KickTheDog Sykes takes advantage of]].


** Why does she stay with a man who not only beats her up, knows that he's total garbage but ends up killing her when she tries to save an innocent child? "When you're lonely, then you will know. When someone needs you, you love them so." Given the hell of a life she's had, she wants to feel needed and appreciated...and it's that desire that [[KickTheDog Sykes takes advantage of]].

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** Why does she stay with a man who not only beats her up, knows that he's total garbage but ends up killing her when she tries to save an innocent child? "When you're you are lonely, then you will know. When someone needs you, you love them so." Given the hell of a life she's had, she wants to feel needed and appreciated...and it's that desire that [[KickTheDog Sykes takes advantage of]].

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** Why does she stay with a man who not only beats her up, knows that he's total garbage but ends up killing her when she tries to save an innocent child? "When you're lonely, then you will know. When someone needs you, you love them so." Given the hell of a life she's had, she wants to feel needed and appreciated...and it's that desire that [[KickTheDog Sykes takes advantage of]].


* Nancy's death, and her situation, really. A child pickpocket who was unable to get out and stuck with an abusive boyfriend. She tries to save Oliver from what she knows will happen and ''is beaten to death!!''

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death, and her situation, really. A child pickpocket who was unable to get out and stuck with an abusive boyfriend. She tries to save Oliver from what she knows will happen and ''is beaten to death!!''



** Also the fact that she gave Oliver one last hug before she dies is gut wrenching.

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** Also the fact that she gave Oliver one last hug before she dies is gut wrenching.wrenching.
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** Making it worse is the fact that Nancy was only in a position to be killed by him because she turned down Mr. Brownlow's offer to go to the police. Even with her HeelFaceTurn, she still loved Sikes enough to keep him out of prison. And the bastard ends up killing her because of it.

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** Making it worse is the fact that Nancy was only in a position to be killed by him because she turned down Mr. Brownlow's offer to go to the police. Even with her HeelFaceTurn, she still loved Sikes enough to keep him out of prison. And the bastard ends up killing her because of it.it.
** Also the fact that she gave Oliver one last hug before she dies is gut wrenching.


* Nancy's death, and her situation, really. A child pickpocket who was unable to get out and stuck with an abusive boyfriend. She tries to save Oliver from what she knows will happen and ''is beaten to death!!''

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* Nancy's death, and her situation, really. A child pickpocket who was unable to get out and stuck with an abusive boyfriend. She tries to save Oliver from what she knows will happen and ''is beaten to death!!''death!!''
** Making it worse is the fact that Nancy was only in a position to be killed by him because she turned down Mr. Brownlow's offer to go to the police. Even with her HeelFaceTurn, she still loved Sikes enough to keep him out of prison. And the bastard ends up killing her because of it.


* "Where is Love?", "As Long As He Needs Me", the reprise of "As Long...", and the reprise of "Reviewing the Situation" (it's different in the movie) all make this troper tear up.
* This troper can pretty much take or leave ''Oliver!'', but -- "''[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eol-bDzyekI oh, hell, I've got my pride]]''." Jesus.
* Nancy's death, and her entire situation, really. A child pickpocket who was unable to get out and stuck with an [[CompleteMonster abusive boyfriend]]. She tries to save Oliver from what she knows will happen and ''is beaten to death!!''

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* "Where is Love?", "As Long As He Needs Me", the reprise of "As Long...", and the reprise of "Reviewing the Situation" (it's different in the movie) all make this troper tear up.
* This troper can pretty much take or leave ''Oliver!'', but -- "''[[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eol-bDzyekI oh, hell, I've got my pride]]''." Jesus.
movie).
* Nancy's death, and her entire situation, really. A child pickpocket who was unable to get out and stuck with an [[CompleteMonster abusive boyfriend]].boyfriend. She tries to save Oliver from what she knows will happen and ''is beaten to death!!''

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