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Reminder: Nothing Will Ever Traumatize You As Much As The "Six Feet Under" Finale

It's been 10 years since Claire drove away from Fisher and Sons and drove the entire audience to tears.

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On August 21, 2005, the world said goodbye to HBO's Six Feet Under. And while the entire finale was terrific, the final ten minutes were essentially perfect.

Let's revisit the tears, shall we?

First, get yourself in the mood by putting on some Sia.

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And then when Claire goes to take a picture, Nate's ghost appears and gets super philosophical.

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"You can't take a picture of this, it's already gone." GODDAMNIT NATE I CAN BARELY KEEP MYSELF TOGETHER AS IS AND NOW YOU'RE GETTING ALL EXISTENTIAL??

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But despite showing its characters achieving happiness (Ruth starts her dog-sitting business!), Six Feet Under isn't about to let us go that easily. Oh, no.

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Only when she sees both Nathaniel Sr. and Nate can Ruth accept and give in to the pull of death. ALL OF THE TEARS.

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And then we see Claire. Claire, the artist. Claire, the lens through which we've been granted this view into the lives and deaths of the Fisher family. And the one thing that mattered most to her — her sight — has been taken.

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Her eyes, much like her camera, were the frame that allowed her to gain understanding of her world. And to no longer have that at the moment of death is just TOO FUCKING MUCH FOR ME.

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Thanks, Six Feet Under, for the most heart-wrenching, touching, and profound ten minutes of television that we will ever see.

Now if you'll leave me, I have to continue weeping softly to myself.