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    25 Childhood TV Moments Guaranteed To Make You Ugly Cry

    "How come he don't want me, man?" —Will Smith to Uncle Phil

    We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us the saddest moment from their favorite childhood TV shows. Here are the heartbreaking answers.

    1. Uncle Phil consoling Will because his father doesn't love him.

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    2. Chet Hunter passing away on Boy Meets World.

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    3. And Mr. Feeny's last legendary lesson in the classroom.

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    4. Steve leaving Blues Clues for college, and Joe taking over.

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    5. Helga's parents ignoring her on her first day of pre-school and only paying attention to Olga.

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    6. Porkchop almost being put down because he bites Beebe to save her from drowning.

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    7. When they had to write John Ritter's real-life death into 8 Simple Rules.

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    8. The poem Chuckie Finster's mom writes him before she dies.

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    9. Ash encouraging Pikachu to leave to join his own kind.

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    10. Learning Kevin and Winnie don't end up together in the last episode of The Wonder Years.

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    11. And also realizing in the Roseanne finale the entire show is actually a fictional book she's writing.

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    12. Arnold discovering his father's journal and reading about his parents' adventures before they died.

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    13. Timmy Turner growing up in the "Channel Chasers" episode and forgetting who Cosmo and Wanda are.

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    14. Homer Simpson finally reuniting with his mother after 27 years, only to watch her leave him again.

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    15. Iroh singing a song to his dead son in Avatar: The Last Airbender.

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    16. Fry thinking his dog Seymour forgot about him after he's blasted into the future...

    ...but Seymour actually waits for him to come home for the rest of his life.

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    17. Big Bird not understanding why Mr. Hooper dies, and the adults explaining he's never coming back.

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    18. Bunny, the twisted Powerpuff Girl, exploding after she saves the girls from evil.

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    Submitted by Patricia Mejia, Facebook

    19. Learning that Donnie is taken in by the orangutans because his parents were killed in The Wild Thornberrys.

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    20. Tom and Jerry taking their own lives on the train track because their girlfriends dumped them.

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    21. Rabbit letting his adopted bird Kessie go free and fly with the rest of the birds.

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    22. Ginger's dad abandoning her and not showing up to poetry night.

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    23. Courage remembering the day he lost his parents because they were sent to the moon by an evil veterinarian.

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    24. Mr. Hyunh giving up his daughter to protect her from the war in Hey! Arnold.

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    25. And the heartbreaking Full House episode when Jesse's grandfather, Papouli, passes away.

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