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    17 TV Characters Whose Eleventh Hour Deaths Were Literally 100% Unnecessary

    Bellamy Blake deserved better!!

    Recently, I did post about characters that were unnecessarily killed off for shock value in the last few episodes of shows, and the BuzzFeed Community had a ton of thoughts. Here are some more submissions that were too good not to make a post out of!

    WARNING: Spoilers ahead!

    1. On The 100, when Clarke shot Bellamy in the fourth-to-last episode:

    Clarke says, "Don't make me do this," and Bellamy replies that she won't shoot him, but she does and he dies

    2. On Torchwood, when Ianto died in Jack's arms in the last few episodes:

    3. On Dexter, when Dexter unplugged Deb's life support after she was shot and then dropped her body in the sea:

    Dexter cradling Deb's dead face

    4. On The Originals, when Hayley died protecting Hope:

    Klaus shouts "No!" as Hayley throws herself and Greta into the sunlight and they burst into flames

    5. Also on The Originals, when Klaus and Elijah killed each other in the last moments, leaving Hope with no family left:

    Klaus says he doesn't deserve Elijah's love but is so grateful, and Elijah tells Klaus it's been his greatest honor, then they stake each other

    6. On Skins, when Chris died in the last episode of Generation 1 after it seemed like he'd be okay:

    Cassie looks shocked as she holds a seizing Chris, who says "Jal..."

    7. On The Vampire Diaries, when Stefan died literally hours after marrying Caroline:

    Holding Katherine up, Stefan says, "Goodbye, brother." Later, he tells Elena about it, saying it was good to see her one last time

    8. On Game of Thrones, when Theon died defending Bran after going through arguably the worst treatment in the series:

    Bran tells Theon he's a good man, then Theon runs at the White Walkers, getting impaled

    9. On Dawson's Creek, when Jen died of a fatal heart condition in the finale, leaving behind her 1-year-old daughter and grandmother with cancer:

    10. On How I Met Your Mother, when Tracy was revealed to have died in the finale and it turned out the whole show was a buildup to Ted and Robin being together:

    Ted reads to Tracy at the hospital

    11. On Veronica Mars, when Logan's car exploded in the last minutes of the series finale:

    Logan smiles and gets in the car, then Veronica runs to the window shouting his name, but there's an explosion and she's pushed back onto the bed

    12. On Desperate Housewives, when Mike was shot in front of Susan:

    A loan shark shouts "Delfino!" aiming a gun, and Mike pushes Susan inside then is shot. Susan cries, holding his body

    13. On Six Feet Under, when Nate died from a brain hemorrhage after being told he would recover:

    Nate flatlines and David says, "Nate!"

    14. On True Blood, when Tara was killed offscreen:

    Tara's mother says, "They killed my Tara. They killed my baby girl"

    15. On The League, when Sofia died suddenly after plastic surgery went wrong:

    Ruxin looks shocked at a text saying Sofia is dead

    16. On Bones, when Max died in front of his daughter:

    Max says, "Whenever I missed you, I'd just think back on the rides in the car," then his eyes close and Brennan says "Dad?"

    17. And finally, on Smash, when Kyle was hit by a car in the last second of an episode:

    Kyle sings while walking, then walks into headlights as a car brakes

    If you've got any more for us, let us know in the comments! Meanwhile I'll just be sitting here staring at this list like: