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--> [[ChildrenAreInnocent He was finishing the map that must have been his idea for my birthday present]]. I found myself strangely hoping that he hadn't been taken while expanding it ''as if that would somehow matter now''.

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--> [[ChildrenAreInnocent He was finishing the map - that must have been his idea for my birthday present]]. I found myself strangely hoping that he hadn't been taken while expanding it  ''as if that would somehow matter now''.


* Dathan's horrified reaction to realizing [[spoiler: Boxes wasn't under his bed...]]
* Dathan's reaction to finding out what happened to [[spoiler: Mrs. Maggie when she let "her husband" into the house and her fate]].
* "Screens" has the depressing ending of [[spoiler: Dathan learning that Veronica, Josh's sister, died after being run over by the stalker]].

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'''As a Moments subpage, all spoilers are unmarked [[Administrivia/SpoilersOff as per policy.]] Administrivia/YouHaveBeenWarned.'''
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* Dathan's horrified reaction to realizing [[spoiler: Boxes wasn't under his bed...]]
bed...
* Dathan's reaction to finding out what happened to [[spoiler: Mrs. Maggie when she let "her husband" into the house and her fate]].
fate.
* "Screens" has the depressing ending of [[spoiler: Dathan learning that Veronica, Josh's sister, died after being run over by the stalker]].stalker.



*** Dathan's sadness when he learns that [[spoiler: Josh "ran away", considering his plans to reconnect with him. Even more sad that earlier, Veronica's talk with him gave the implication Josh was getting into trouble]].

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*** Dathan's sadness when he learns that [[spoiler: Josh "ran away", considering his plans to reconnect with him. Even more sad that earlier, Veronica's talk with him gave the implication Josh was getting into trouble]].trouble.



** Josh telling Dathan he has a surprise for him when he becomes 13 becomes more depressing when [[spoiler: in the final chapter, while his father looks through his jeans after being found in the box, that Josh ''completed the map from the "Maps" chapter, as a gift to Dathan]]. You can get tissues, even worse from the chapter itself...
--> [[spoiler: [[ChildrenAreInnocent He was finishing the map that must have been his idea for my birthday present]]. I found myself strangely hoping that he hadn't been taken while expanding it ''as if that would somehow matter now''.]]
* [[spoiler: Josh]]'s fate. Made worse when his father breaks down after realizing he was the one who killed his son...unknowingly.
* The narrator's reaction [[spoiler: to the end. Everyone he's ever known (besides his mother) have ''died'' because of a '''[[CouldHaveAvoidedThisPlot kindergarten school experiment]]'''. His kind neighbor, his potential girlfriend, ''his cat'', and then his best friend, ''all dead'' because he was stalked by an insane man who took his best friend due to their similar appearances]]. Poor Dathan...
* [[spoiler: The last lines]].
--> [[spoiler: I miss you, Josh. I'm sorry you chose me, but I'll always cherish my memories of you.]]

--> [[spoiler: We were explorers.]]

--> [[spoiler: We were adventurers.]]

--> [[spoiler: We were ''friends''.]]
** The ending is just ''heartbreaking'', as [[spoiler: Dathan mourns how he wish Josh were alive, wishes Josh ''never chose him as a friend'', and the pain that there ''would never be'' any justice served..]].
* One can only imagine how Dathan's mother must have felt through the whole ordeal. She ''knew'' what was happening and did everything in her power to protect her only son. [[spoiler: When she learned that Josh and the stalker were both dead, she chose to hide the truth from [[ChildrenAreInnocent Dathan]]. She kept the reality behind all these tragic events- a deranged pedophile, the murder of their cat, the fate of her son's best friend- to herself for '''years''' just to protect her son. And it's heavily implied that their relationship will be severely strained as a result.]]

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** Josh telling Dathan he has a surprise for him when he becomes 13 becomes more depressing when [[spoiler: in the final chapter, while his father looks through his jeans after being found in the box, that Josh ''completed the map from the "Maps" chapter, as a gift to Dathan]].Dathan. You can get tissues, even worse from the chapter itself...
--> [[spoiler: [[ChildrenAreInnocent He was finishing the map that must have been his idea for my birthday present]]. I found myself strangely hoping that he hadn't been taken while expanding it ''as if that would somehow matter now''.]]
now''.
* [[spoiler: Josh]]'s Josh's fate. Made worse when his father breaks down after realizing he was the one who killed his son...unknowingly.
* The narrator's reaction [[spoiler: to the end. Everyone he's ever known (besides his mother) have ''died'' because of a '''[[CouldHaveAvoidedThisPlot kindergarten school experiment]]'''. His kind neighbor, his potential girlfriend, ''his cat'', and then his best friend, ''all dead'' because he was stalked by an insane man who took his best friend due to their similar appearances]].appearances. Poor Dathan...
* [[spoiler: The last lines]].
lines.
--> [[spoiler: I miss you, Josh. I'm sorry you chose me, but I'll always cherish my memories of you.]]

--> [[spoiler:


-->
We were explorers.]]

explorers.

--> [[spoiler: We were adventurers.]]

adventurers.

--> [[spoiler: We were ''friends''.]]
''friends''.
** The ending is just ''heartbreaking'', as [[spoiler: Dathan mourns how he wish Josh were alive, wishes Josh ''never chose him as a friend'', and the pain that there ''would never be'' any justice served..]].
served...
* One can only imagine how Dathan's mother must have felt through the whole ordeal. She ''knew'' what was happening and did everything in her power to protect her only son. [[spoiler: When she learned that Josh and the stalker were both dead, she chose to hide the truth from [[ChildrenAreInnocent Dathan]]. She kept the reality behind all these tragic events- a deranged pedophile, the murder of their cat, the fate of her son's best friend- to herself for '''years''' just to protect her son. And it's heavily implied that their relationship will be severely strained as a result.]]

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* One can only imagine how Dathan's mother must have felt through the whole ordeal. She ''knew'' what was happening and did everything in her power to protect her only son. [[spoiler: When she learned that Josh and the stalker were both dead, she chose to hide the truth from [[ChildrenAreInnocent Dathan]]. She kept the reality behind all these tragic events- a deranged pedophile, the murder of their cat, the fate of her son's best friend- to herself for '''years''' just to protect her son. And it's heavily implied that their relationship will be severely strained as a result.]]

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* Dathan's horrified reaction to realizing [[spoiler: Boxes wasn't under his bed...]]
* Dathan's reaction to finding out what happened to [[spoiler: Mrs. Maggie when she let "her husband" into the house and her fate]].
* "Screens" has the depressing ending of [[spoiler: Dathan learning that Veronica, Josh's sister, died after being run over by the stalker]].
** Dathan's [[MyGodWhatHaveIDone realization that he hadn't spoken to Josh in years and is about to call his sister]].
*** Dathan's sadness when he learns that [[spoiler: Josh "ran away", considering his plans to reconnect with him. Even more sad that earlier, Veronica's talk with him gave the implication Josh was getting into trouble]].
* In the final chapter, Dathan laments how he and Josh began to see each other less and less, and when he invited him for his 12th birthday, he noticed that Josh was distant and gloomy. When Dathan finally asked what happened between him and Josh, he simply tells him: "You left".
** Josh telling Dathan he has a surprise for him when he becomes 13 becomes more depressing when [[spoiler: in the final chapter, while his father looks through his jeans after being found in the box, that Josh ''completed the map from the "Maps" chapter, as a gift to Dathan]]. You can get tissues, even worse from the chapter itself...
--> [[spoiler: [[ChildrenAreInnocent He was finishing the map that must have been his idea for my birthday present]]. I found myself strangely hoping that he hadn't been taken while expanding it ''as if that would somehow matter now''.]]


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** The ending is just ''heartbreaking'', as [[spoiler: Dathan mourns how he wish Josh were alive, wishes Josh ''never chose him as a friend'', and the pain that there ''would never be'' any justice served..]].


* The last lines.
I miss you, Josh. I'm sorry you chose me, but I'll always cherish my memories of you.

We were explorers.

We were adventurers.

We were ''friends''.

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* [[spoiler: The last lines.
lines]].
--> [[spoiler:
I miss you, Josh. I'm sorry you chose me, but I'll always cherish my memories of you. \n\n]]

--> [[spoiler:
We were explorers.

explorers.]]

--> [[spoiler:
We were adventurers.

adventurers.]]

--> [[spoiler:
We were ''friends''. ''friends''.]]


* The narrator's reaction [[spoiler: to the end. Everyone he's ever known (besides his mother) have ''died'' because of a '''[[CouldHaveAvoidedThisPlot kindergarten school experiment]]'''. His kind neighbor, his potential girlfriend, ''his cat'', and then his best friend, ''all dead'' because he was stalked by an insane man who took his best friend due to their similar appearances]]. Poor Dathan...

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* The narrator's reaction [[spoiler: to the end. Everyone he's ever known (besides his mother) have ''died'' because of a '''[[CouldHaveAvoidedThisPlot kindergarten school experiment]]'''. His kind neighbor, his potential girlfriend, ''his cat'', and then his best friend, ''all dead'' because he was stalked by an insane man who took his best friend due to their similar appearances]]. Poor Dathan...Dathan...
* The last lines.
I miss you, Josh. I'm sorry you chose me, but I'll always cherish my memories of you.

We were explorers.

We were adventurers.

We were ''friends''.


* The narrator's reaction [[spoiler: to the end. Everyone he's ever known (besides his mother) have ''died'' because of an '''[[CouldHaveAvoidedThisPlot elementary school experiment]]'''. His kind neighbor, his potential girlfriend, ''his cat'', and then his best friend, ''all dead'' because he was stalked by an insane man who took his best friend due to their similar appearances]]. Poor Dathan...

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* The narrator's reaction [[spoiler: to the end. Everyone he's ever known (besides his mother) have ''died'' because of an a '''[[CouldHaveAvoidedThisPlot elementary kindergarten school experiment]]'''. His kind neighbor, his potential girlfriend, ''his cat'', and then his best friend, ''all dead'' because he was stalked by an insane man who took his best friend due to their similar appearances]]. Poor Dathan...


* The narrator's reaction [[spoiler: to the end. Everyone he's ever known (besides his mother) have ''died'' because of an '''[[CouldHaveAvoidedThePlot elementary school experiment]]'''. His kind neighbor, his potential girlfriend, ''his cat'', and then his best friend, ''all dead'' because he was stalked by an insane man who took his best friend due to their similar appearances]]. Poor Dathan...

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* The narrator's reaction [[spoiler: to the end. Everyone he's ever known (besides his mother) have ''died'' because of an '''[[CouldHaveAvoidedThePlot '''[[CouldHaveAvoidedThisPlot elementary school experiment]]'''. His kind neighbor, his potential girlfriend, ''his cat'', and then his best friend, ''all dead'' because he was stalked by an insane man who took his best friend due to their similar appearances]]. Poor Dathan...


** [[spoiler: Josh]]'s fate. Made worse when his father breaks down after realizing he was the one who killed his son...unknowingly.

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** * [[spoiler: Josh]]'s fate. Made worse when his father breaks down after realizing he was the one who killed his son...unknowingly.unknowingly.
* The narrator's reaction [[spoiler: to the end. Everyone he's ever known (besides his mother) have ''died'' because of an '''[[CouldHaveAvoidedThePlot elementary school experiment]]'''. His kind neighbor, his potential girlfriend, ''his cat'', and then his best friend, ''all dead'' because he was stalked by an insane man who took his best friend due to their similar appearances]]. Poor Dathan...


** [[spoiler: Josh]]'s fate. Made worse when is father breaks down after realizing he was the one who killed his son...unknowingly.

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** [[spoiler: Josh]]'s fate. Made worse when is his father breaks down after realizing he was the one who killed his son...unknowingly.

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**[[spoiler: Josh]]'s fate. Made worse when is father breaks down after realizing he was the one who killed his son...unknowingly.

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