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    25 Horrible TV Character Deaths That Never, Ever Should Have Happened

    What the heck were the writers thinking on some of these?!

    We recently asked the BuzzFeed Community which TV characters should never have been killed off. Here are some of the best responses:


    1. Freddie McClair from Skins:

    Effy's therapist beats Freddie to death with a bat

    2. Justin Foley from 13 Reasons Why:

    Clay saying goodbye to Justin

    3. Jocelyn Fray from Shadowhunters:

    Clary finds Jocelyn's body

    4. Sharon Raydor from Major Crimes:

    Sharon collapses from her heart condition

    5. Derek Shepherd from Grey's Anatomy:

    Meredith crying and talking to Derek while he's in the hospital bed dying.

    6. J.T. Yorke from Degrassi: The Next Generation:

    J.T. being stabbed in the back

    7. Logan Echolls from Veronica Mars:

    Logan and Veronica get married shortly before he's killed

    8. Tara Maclay from Buffy the Vampire Slayer:

    Tara dies in Willow's arms

    9. Jenny Calendar from Buffy the Vampire Slayer:

    Angel getting ready to kill Jenny

    10. Neil Melendez from The Good Doctor:

    Claire says goodbye to Neil as he's dying in the hospital

    11. Marissa Cooper from The O.C.:

    Marissa dies in Ryan's arms

    12. Allison Argent from Teen Wolf:

    Allison being stabbed and dying

    13. Sammy Lieberman from Dance Academy:

    Sammy calling Tara right before he dies. Christian telling Tara later that night that Sammy died.

    14. Pennsatucky from Orange is the New Black:

    Taystee finding Pennsatucky's body and crying while holding her.

    15. Kyle Bishop from Smash:

    16. Lance Sweets from Bones:

    Lance Sweets dying in his partner's arms

    17. Lexa from The 100:

    Lexa dies in Clarke's arms

    18. Bellamy Blake from The 100:

    Clarke shoots Bellamy

    19. Poussey Washington from Orange is the New Black:

    Taystee crying over Poussey's dead body surrounded by the other inmates and guards.

    20. Quentin Coldwater from The Magicians:

    Quentin dying

    21. Abby Morgan from Dawson's Creek:

    Abby falls off the deck into the water and dies

    22. Robin Hood from Once Upon A Time:

    Robin Hood tries to save Regina by jumping in front of Hades' blast but gets hit and dies.

    23. Quentin Fields from One Tree Hill:

    Jamie puts a cape on Quentin's coffin

    24. Lexie Grey from Grey's Anatomy:

    Lexi telling mark her final wishes while she's dying and Mark confessing his love for her.

    25. And finally, Maya St. Germain from Pretty Little Liars:

    Hanna, Aria, Emily, and Spencer crying outside of Alison's house as the police bring out Maya's dead body.

    Note: Some submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.