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Posted on Feb. 26, 2016

People Are Going Crazy About Delphine's Fate On "Orphan Black"

Pray for Delphine.

A new teaser trailer for Orphan Black's fourth season was released last week, and unsurprisingly, it looks tense as heck.

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Sock monkeys on fire!

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A terrifying mouth apparatus!

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Creepy masks!

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But there's one person ~noticeably missing~ from the trailer.

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DELPHIIIIIIIIIINE!

In case you've been living under a rock, Delphine suffered a minor mishap at the end of season 3.

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...OK, it was a little more serious than that.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1mIeSugRY7A

And we still don't know what happened! Is Delphine dead? WHO SHOT HER?!

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Not even Cosima knows!

In January, BBC America released an "In Memoriam" Orphan Black video that seemed to confirm Delphine's death:

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I know this will be upsetting to many fans but the story in our minds has always been a tragic love story. Listen, I didn't want to say one way or the other. For us, I believe this is a horrible thing that had to happen. And I know that it's hard and I know that it's emotional and I know there are going to be a lot of people out there going 'WHY?!?' But trust me, this was a necessary move to make.

BUT IT'S JUST SO HARD TO ACCEPT.

WHY SHE NEEDS TO LIVE: Um, because COPHINE, obviously.

http://rebloggy.com/post/my-gifs-1000-don-t-touch-me-orphan-black-cosima-niehaus-delphine-cormier-cosima/52808846811
https://www.tumblr.com/tagged/cosima-gif
http://www.zimbio.com/2015+TV+Couples+March+Madness+Challenge/articles/3EJbyvCSi0I/Bracket+Breakdown+Dean+Castiel+VS+Cosima+Delphine

If you take Cosima and Delphine away from us, Orphan Black, I swear to god, we will march in the streets.

But then, other the other hand, with Delphine dead, that would clear the way for Shaysima.

http://s1.zetaboards.com/L_Anon/topic/5129613/889/
https://www.tumblr.com/tagged/shay-and-cosima
http://clonespiracy.tumblr.com/post/119874632604/shay-cosima-3x05-3x06

Hmm. Yes. Also very convincing.

And yeah, this doesn't look good.

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Someone get this icy French-Canadian a band-aid!

Delphine's ambiguous fate is, unsurprisingly, a contentious topic for Orphan Black fans.

delphine is not dead and if you say she is you have no place in my life

Delphine is dead people, DEAD. Shay has a free way, FREE WAY. Hahahahahahahaha 😁

friendly reminder that delphine is dead

I refuse to believe Delphine is dead.

PRAY FOR DELPHINE, YOU GUYS.

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  1. So, tell us: Do you think Delphine is alive or dead?

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So, tell us: Do you think Delphine is alive or dead?
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    She's alive. She has to be. SHE HAS TO BE.
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    OH, SHE DEAD.
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    She's alive but she's probably suuuuuuper fucked up.
  1. And who do you think shot her?

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    Shay
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    Mrs. S
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    Donnie. He just keeps shooting people.
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    Scott
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    Ferdinand
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    Marion Bowles
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    Cosima
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    Kira. There's something not right about that kid.
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    THERE'S A BILLION CHARACTERS ON THIS SHOW. IT COULD BE LITERALLY ANYBODY.

Welp, we'll all have to wait until April to find out what the hell happened.

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Orphan Black returns Thursday, April 14 at 10 p.m. ET on Space and BBC America.

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