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** This is only reinforced by the ending; [[spoiler: even after Jorgen is killed and Wolff sacrifices themselves, the survivors have a very narrow escape, and nothing really saves them beyond luck.]]


** Haddock crying for himself (and his mother). The poor man's a wreck at the start of the story, and while you could see he's an irresponsible drunk, he's also a good, honorable man who's been taken advantage of for a long time. The fact that he considers [[SmugSnake Alan]] a friend says a lot.

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** * Haddock crying for himself (and his mother). The poor man's a wreck at the start of the story, and while you could see he's an irresponsible drunk, he's also a good, honorable man who's been taken advantage of for a long time. The fact that he considers [[SmugSnake Alan]] a friend says a lot.



** While Tintin departs to investigate the meteor, Snowy is left behind on the Aurora howling, inconsolable, and refusing to eat. He promptly joins Tintin at the first opportunity though.

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** * While Tintin departs to investigate the meteor, Snowy is left behind on the Aurora howling, inconsolable, and refusing to eat. He promptly joins Tintin at the first opportunity though.



** Wolff, overcome with guilt at betraying the others, leaving the rocket and marooning himself in space in the hope that it will give the others more oxygen; even Captain Haddock, who moments ago thought Wolff had actually tried to commit sabotage, is moved to tears by this.
** When Snowy is beaten by Jorgen. Snowy had gotten into perilous situations before, but to see him so beat up in that manner, and how casually Jorgen threw him through the compartment, just made you realize that behind the sassy comments and awesome feats, he was just a poor little dog defending his master.
** There's this air of dread throughout the whole book, from characters constantly saying how they fear they won't survive the Moon expedition, to all the perils that occur once they're in outer space. You feel a big sense of fear in this adventure more than any other.

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** * Wolff, overcome with guilt at betraying the others, leaving the rocket and marooning himself in space in the hope that it will give the others more oxygen; even Captain Haddock, who moments ago thought Wolff had actually tried to commit sabotage, is moved to tears by this.
** * When Snowy is beaten by Jorgen. Snowy had gotten into perilous situations before, but to see him so beat up in that manner, and how casually Jorgen threw him through the compartment, just made you realize that behind the sassy comments and awesome feats, he was just a poor little dog defending his master.
** * There's this air of dread throughout the whole book, from characters constantly saying how they fear they won't survive the Moon expedition, to all the perils that occur once they're in outer space. You feel a big sense of fear in this adventure more than any other.



** The Yeti's grief when Chang leaves.

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** * The Yeti's grief when Chang leaves.



** There's also the Captain trying to [[HeroicSacrifice sacrifice himself]] to save Tintin, along with Tintin's reaction to his plan.

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** * There's also the Captain trying to [[HeroicSacrifice sacrifice himself]] to save Tintin, along with Tintin's reaction to his plan.



** Another one, when they arrive at the crashed airplane. The scene is already sad. And then Tintin finds a teddy bear... Thanks to FridgeHorror, we may easily guess what it means.
** Tintin crying when he hears of Chang's death and also when he finds him. We almost never see Tintin cry, so to see our hero showing such a human, vulnerable moment takes us with him as well.
** The book overall is the most depressing of the whole Tintin series bar the Moon books. There's this air of melancholy and lost hope throughout the whole story. And when you consider that Herge wrote it after suffering from an existential crisis himself...

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** * Another one, when they arrive at the crashed airplane. The scene is already sad. And then Tintin finds a teddy bear... Thanks to FridgeHorror, we may easily guess what it means.
** * Tintin crying when he hears of Chang's death and also when he finds him. We almost never see Tintin cry, so to see our hero showing such a human, vulnerable moment takes us with him as well.
** * The book overall is the most depressing of the whole Tintin series bar the Moon books. There's this air of melancholy and lost hope throughout the whole story. And when you consider that Herge wrote it after suffering from an existential crisis himself...

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[[folder:''Crab with the Golden Claws'']]
* Haddock crying for himself (and his mother). The poor man's a wreck at the start of the story, and while you could see he's an irresponsible drunk, he's also a good, honorable man who's been taken advantage of for a long time. The fact that he considers [[SmugSnake Alan]] a friend says a lot.

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[[folder:''Crab [[folder:'' The Crab with the Golden Claws'']]
* ** Haddock crying for himself (and his mother). The poor man's a wreck at the start of the story, and while you could see he's an irresponsible drunk, he's also a good, honorable man who's been taken advantage of for a long time. The fact that he considers [[SmugSnake Alan]] a friend says a lot.


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[[folder: "Cigars ''Cigars of the Pharaoh"]]Pharaoh'']]




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[[folder: ''The Shooting Star'']]
** While Tintin departs to investigate the meteor, Snowy is left behind on the Aurora howling, inconsolable, and refusing to eat. He promptly joins Tintin at the first opportunity though.

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[[folder: ''Explorers on the Moon'']]
** Wolff, overcome with guilt at betraying the others, leaving the rocket and marooning himself in space in the hope that it will give the others more oxygen; even Captain Haddock, who moments ago thought Wolff had actually tried to commit sabotage, is moved to tears by this.
** When Snowy is beaten by Jorgen. Snowy had gotten into perilous situations before, but to see him so beat up in that manner, and how casually Jorgen threw him through the compartment, just made you realize that behind the sassy comments and awesome feats, he was just a poor little dog defending his master.
** There's this air of dread throughout the whole book, from characters constantly saying how they fear they won't survive the Moon expedition, to all the perils that occur once they're in outer space. You feel a big sense of fear in this adventure more than any other.

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[[folder: ''Explorers on "Cigars of the Moon'']]
** Wolff, overcome with guilt at betraying the others, leaving the rocket and marooning himself in space in the hope
Pharaoh"]]
* Snowy's reaction to Tintin being supposedly killed by firing squad. He's so upset
that it will give the others more oxygen; even Captain Haddock, who moments ago thought Wolff had actually tried he decides to commit sabotage, is moved to tears by this.
** When Snowy is beaten by Jorgen. Snowy had gotten into perilous situations before, but to see him so beat up in
lie down and die on Tintin's grave. Thankfully, he learns that manner, and how casually Jorgen threw him through the compartment, just made you realize that behind the sassy comments and awesome feats, he was just a poor little dog defending his master.
** There's this air of dread throughout the whole book, from characters constantly saying how they fear they won't survive the Moon expedition, to all the perils that occur once they're in outer space. You feel a big sense of fear in this adventure more than any other.
Tintin's still alive.



[[folder: ''Tintin in Tibet'']]
** The Yeti's grief when Chang leaves.
--> '''Chang''': People treat him like an animal, but I believe he has the soul of a man.
** There's also the Captain trying to [[HeroicSacrifice sacrifice himself]] to save Tintin, along with Tintin's reaction to his plan.
--> '''Captain Haddock''': "You can at least save yourself. You must cut the rope, it's the only answer!"
--> '''Tintin:''' "Never! Either we're both saved, or we die together!"
** Another one, when they arrive at the crashed airplane. The scene is already sad. And then Tintin finds a teddy bear... Thanks to FridgeHorror, we may easily guess what it means.
** Tintin crying when he hears of Chang's death and also when he finds him. We almost never see Tintin cry, so to see our hero showing such a human, vulnerable moment takes us with him as well.
** The book overall is the most depressing of the whole Tintin series bar the Moon books. There's this air of melancholy and lost hope throughout the whole story. And when you consider that Herge wrote it after suffering from an existential crisis himself...

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[[folder: "Cigars of the Pharaoh"]]
* Snowy's reaction to Tintin being supposedly killed by firing squad. He's so upset that he decides to lie down and die on Tintin's grave. Thankfully, he learns that Tintin's still alive.

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[[folder:''Flight 714'']]
* Moments after a dangerous landing, Snowy goes into hysterics and runs off howling. Rastapopoulos' thugs immediately open fire on the poor dog, [[ImperialStormtrooperMarksmanshipAcademy though they don't even come close]] to hitting him, prompting Tintin [[BewareTheNiceOnes to attack them in rage.]] Even though Snowy escapes, there is a moment where Tintin tears up thinking he may never see him again.


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[[folder: ''Explorers on the Moon'']]
** Wolff, overcome with guilt at betraying the others, leaving the rocket and marooning himself in space in the hope that it will give the others more oxygen; even Captain Haddock, who moments ago thought Wolff had actually tried to commit sabotage, is moved to tears by this.
** When Snowy is beaten by Jorgen. Snowy had gotten into perilous situations before, but to see him so beat up in that manner, and how casually Jorgen threw him through the compartment, just made you realize that behind the sassy comments and awesome feats, he was just a poor little dog defending his master.
** There's this air of dread throughout the whole book, from characters constantly saying how they fear they won't survive the Moon expedition, to all the perils that occur once they're in outer space. You feel a big sense of fear in this adventure more than any other.

[[/folder]]

[[folder: ''Tintin in Tibet'']]
** The Yeti's grief when Chang leaves.
--> '''Chang''': People treat him like an animal, but I believe he has the soul of a man.
** There's also the Captain trying to [[HeroicSacrifice sacrifice himself]] to save Tintin, along with Tintin's reaction to his plan.
--> '''Captain Haddock''': "You can at least save yourself. You must cut the rope, it's the only answer!"
--> '''Tintin:''' "Never! Either we're both saved, or we die together!"
** Another one, when they arrive at the crashed airplane. The scene is already sad. And then Tintin finds a teddy bear... Thanks to FridgeHorror, we may easily guess what it means.
** Tintin crying when he hears of Chang's death and also when he finds him. We almost never see Tintin cry, so to see our hero showing such a human, vulnerable moment takes us with him as well.
** The book overall is the most depressing of the whole Tintin series bar the Moon books. There's this air of melancholy and lost hope throughout the whole story. And when you consider that Herge wrote it after suffering from an existential crisis himself...

[[/folder]]

[[folder:''Flight 714'']]
* Moments after a dangerous landing, Snowy goes into hysterics and runs off howling. Rastapopoulos' thugs immediately open fire on the poor dog, [[ImperialStormtrooperMarksmanshipAcademy though they don't even come close]] to hitting him, prompting Tintin [[BewareTheNiceOnes to attack them in rage.]] Even though Snowy escapes, there is a moment where Tintin tears up thinking he may never see him again.

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* Haddock crying for himself (and his mother) in ''Crab with the Golden Claws''. The poor man's a wreck at the start of the story, and while you could see he's an irresponsible drunk, he's also a good, honorable man who's been taken advantage of for a long time. The fact that he considers [[SmugSnake Alan]] a friend says a lot.
* In ''Flight 714'' moments after a dangerous landing, Snowy goes into hysterics and runs off howling. Rastapopoulos' thugs immediately open fire on the poor dog, [[ImperialStormtrooperMarksmanshipAcademy though they don't even come close]] to hitting him, prompting Tintin [[BewareTheNiceOnes to attack them in rage.]] Even though Snowy escapes, there is a moment where Tintin tears up thinking he may never see him again.

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[[folder:''Crab with the Golden Claws'']]
* Haddock crying for himself (and his mother) in ''Crab with the Golden Claws''.mother). The poor man's a wreck at the start of the story, and while you could see he's an irresponsible drunk, he's also a good, honorable man who's been taken advantage of for a long time. The fact that he considers [[SmugSnake Alan]] a friend says a lot.
lot.

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[[folder:''Flight 714'']]
* In ''Flight 714'' moments Moments after a dangerous landing, Snowy goes into hysterics and runs off howling. Rastapopoulos' thugs immediately open fire on the poor dog, [[ImperialStormtrooperMarksmanshipAcademy though they don't even come close]] to hitting him, prompting Tintin [[BewareTheNiceOnes to attack them in rage.]] Even though Snowy escapes, there is a moment where Tintin tears up thinking he may never see him again.
again.

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* Snowy's reaction to Tintin being supposedly killed by firing squad in "Cigars of the Pharaoh". He's so upset that he decides to lie down and die on Tintin's grave. Thankfully, he learns that Tintin's still alive.

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[[folder: "Cigars of the Pharaoh"]]
* Snowy's reaction to Tintin being supposedly killed by firing squad in "Cigars of the Pharaoh". squad. He's so upset that he decides to lie down and die on Tintin's grave. Thankfully, he learns that Tintin's still alive.
alive.

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[[''Tintin in Tibet'']]

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[[''Tintin [[folder: ''Tintin in Tibet'']]


* ''Tintin in Tibet'': The Yeti's grief when Chang leaves.

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* ''Tintin [[''Tintin in Tibet'': Tibet'']]
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The Yeti's grief when Chang leaves.


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* Mrs. Wang crying for her son Didi's mental health in ''The Blue Lotus''. This is so emotional it makes Tintin cry as well.

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[[folder:''The Blue Lotus'']]
* Mrs. Wang crying for her son Didi's mental health in ''The Blue Lotus''.in. This is so emotional it makes Tintin cry as well.


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* ''Explorers on the Moon'': Wolff, overcome with guilt at betraying the others, leaving the rocket and marooning himself in space in the hope that it will give the others more oxygen; even Captain Haddock, who moments ago thought Wolff had actually tried to commit sabotage, is moved to tears by this.

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* [[folder: ''Explorers on the Moon'': Moon'']]
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Wolff, overcome with guilt at betraying the others, leaving the rocket and marooning himself in space in the hope that it will give the others more oxygen; even Captain Haddock, who moments ago thought Wolff had actually tried to commit sabotage, is moved to tears by this.


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--> '''Chang''': People treat him like an animal, but I belive he has the soul of a man

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--> '''Chang''': People treat him like an animal, but I belive believe he has the soul of a manman.



** Tintin crying when he hears of Tchang's death and also when he finds him. We almost never see Tintin cry, so to see our hero showing such a human, vulnerable moment takes us with him as well.

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** Tintin crying when he hears of Tchang's Chang's death and also when he finds him. We almost never see Tintin cry, so to see our hero showing such a human, vulnerable moment takes us with him as well.



* Mrs Wang crying for her son Didi's mental health in ''The Blue Lotus''. This is so emotional it makes Tintin cry as well.
** Tintin saying goodbye to Tchang at the end, and the two of them crying over it. It's notable to point out that Tintin is rarely seen crying.

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* Mrs Mrs. Wang crying for her son Didi's mental health in ''The Blue Lotus''. This is so emotional it makes Tintin cry as well.
** Tintin saying goodbye to Tchang Chang at the end, and the two of them crying over it. It's notable to point out that Tintin is rarely seen crying.

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