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** DramaticIrony kicks in when you realize that Ariel keeping Melody from the sea is [[GenerationXerox almost exactly the same as Triton keeping]] her from the surface world]]. And just like back then, [[HistoryRepeats it led to a young girl getting tricked by a sea witch into giving them something they want]].

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** DramaticIrony kicks in when you realize that Ariel keeping Melody from the sea is [[GenerationXerox almost exactly the same as Triton keeping]] her keeping Ariel from the surface world]]. And just like back then, [[HistoryRepeats it led to a young girl getting tricked by a sea witch into giving them something they want]].


** DramaticIrony kicks in when you realize that Ariel keeping Melody from the sea is almost exactly the same as Triton keeping ''her'' from the surface world. And just like back then, [[HistoryRepeats it led to a young girl getting tricked by a sea witch into giving them something they want]].

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** DramaticIrony kicks in when you realize that Ariel keeping Melody from the sea is [[GenerationXerox almost exactly the same as Triton keeping ''her'' keeping]] her from the surface world.world]]. And just like back then, [[HistoryRepeats it led to a young girl getting tricked by a sea witch into giving them something they want]].

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** DramaticIrony kicks in when you realize that Ariel keeping Melody from the sea is almost exactly the same as Triton keeping ''her'' from the surface world. And just like back then, [[HistoryRepeats it led to a young girl getting tricked by a sea witch into giving them something they want]].


* This may be a YMMV TearJerker, but it's pretty sad to to hear about Morgana's [[TheUnfavorite unfavorite status with her own mother]].

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* This may be a YMMV TearJerker, but it's It's pretty sad to to hear about Morgana's [[TheUnfavorite unfavorite status with her own mother]].



* Ariel finding out Melody ran away.
* The image of Melody being changed back into a human while in the cave and nearly drowning as a result.

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* Ariel finding out Melody ran away.
away, and her realizing it's her fault for doing so.
* The image of Melody being changed back into a human while in the cave and nearly drowning as a result.result.
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** Also poor Triton as this meant that he is going to have to avoid his own granddaughter and his daughter for his granddaughter's safety.


* The entire emotional ordeal (and dismal failure) for Melody at her own 12th birthday party. She's already considered strange by her peers, and her parents' encouragement before the party eases her worries and [[HopeSpot helps her to believe that everything will be alright.]] But disaster strikes (through no fault of her own), she's utterly humiliated, everyone laughs at her and she flees the ballroom in tears. Seeing her crying alone in her bedroom afterwards is difficult to watch.

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* The entire emotional ordeal (and dismal failure) for Melody at her own 12th birthday party. She's already considered strange by her peers, and her parents' encouragement before the party eases her worries and [[HopeSpot helps her to believe that everything will be alright.]] But disaster strikes (through no fault of her own), she's utterly humiliated, [[TheFreelanceShameSquad everyone laughs at her her]] and she flees the ballroom in tears. Seeing her crying alone in her bedroom afterwards is difficult to watch.



-->'''Ariel:''' ''(sadly)'' Oh, nothing's wrong with you--

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-->'''Ariel:''' ''(sadly)'' Oh, nothing's Nothing's wrong with you--


* The entire emotional ordeal (and dismal failure) for Melody at her own 12th birthday party. She's already considered strange by her peers, and her parents' encouragement before the party eases her worries and [[HopeSpot helps her to believe that it will be alright.]] But disaster strikes (through no fault of her own), she's utterly humiliated and everyone laughs at her. Seeing her crying in her bedroom afterwards is difficult to watch.

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* The entire emotional ordeal (and dismal failure) for Melody at her own 12th birthday party. She's already considered strange by her peers, and her parents' encouragement before the party eases her worries and [[HopeSpot helps her to believe that it everything will be alright.]] But disaster strikes (through no fault of her own), she's utterly humiliated and humiliated, everyone laughs at her. her and she flees the ballroom in tears. Seeing her crying alone in her bedroom afterwards is difficult to watch.



-->'''Melody:''' (''sobbing'') Mom, I'm the Princess of ''Disaster!''

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-->'''Melody:''' (''sobbing'') ''(crying)'' What's wrong with me?
-->'''Ariel:''' ''(sadly)'' Oh, nothing's wrong with you--
-->'''Melody:'''
Mom, I'm the Princess princess of ''Disaster!''''disaster!''


* The entire emotional ordeal (and dismal failure) for Melody at her own 12th birthday party.
* Ariel trying so hard to console Melody, but to no avail.
-->'''Melody''' [sobbing]: Mom, I'm the Princess of ''Disaster!''

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* The entire emotional ordeal (and dismal failure) for Melody at her own 12th birthday party.
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party. She's already considered strange by her peers, and her parents' encouragement before the party eases her worries and [[HopeSpot helps her to believe that it will be alright.]] But disaster strikes (through no fault of her own), she's utterly humiliated and everyone laughs at her. Seeing her crying in her bedroom afterwards is difficult to watch.
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Ariel trying so hard to console Melody, but to no avail.
-->'''Melody''' [sobbing]: -->'''Melody:''' (''sobbing'') Mom, I'm the Princess of ''Disaster!''


* At the beginning, when Ariel decides it's best for Melody's safety to not know anything about the sea. Possibly more tearjerking is that keeping Melody ignorant is exactly what leads her into trouble. Imagine that as a parent: [[AdultFear you do what you think is best for your child and your actions turn out to be more harmful than helpful.]]

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* At the beginning, when Ariel decides it's best for Melody's safety to not know anything about the sea. Possibly more tearjerking is that keeping Melody ignorant is exactly what leads her into trouble. Imagine that as a parent: [[AdultFear you do what you think is best for your child and your actions turn out to be more harmful than helpful.]]]]
* Ariel finding out Melody ran away.
* The image of Melody being changed back into a human while in the cave and nearly drowning as a result.

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-->'''Morgana:''' (''to the sky after besting Triton'') See that, ma!? WHO'S YOUR FAVORITE NOW!?

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* At the beginning, when Ariel decides it's best for Melody's safety to not know anything about the sea. Possibly more tearjerking is that keeping Melody ignorant is exactly what leads her into trouble. Imagine that as a parent: you do what you think is best for your child and your actions turn out to be more harmful than helpful.

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* At the beginning, when Ariel decides it's best for Melody's safety to not know anything about the sea. Possibly more tearjerking is that keeping Melody ignorant is exactly what leads her into trouble. Imagine that as a parent: [[AdultFear you do what you think is best for your child and your actions turn out to be more harmful than helpful.]]

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-->'''Melody''' [sobbing]: Mom, I'm the Princess of ''Disaster!''

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* At the beginning, when Ariel decides it's best for Melody's safety to not know anything about the sea. Possibly more tearjerking is that keeping Melody ignorant is exactly what leads her into trouble. Imagine that as a parent: you do what you think is best for your child and your actions turn out to be more harmful than helpful.


* This may be a YMMV TearJerker, but it's pretty sad to sad to hear about Morgana's [[TheUnfavorite unfavorite status with her own mother]].

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* This may be a YMMV TearJerker, but it's pretty sad to sad to hear about Morgana's [[TheUnfavorite unfavorite status with her own mother]].

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