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When You're Done With Season 4 Of "Orange Is The New Black" You Can Read This

Fans took to the internet to process and vent about the dramatic finish to the season. Obviously, spoilers.

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If you're reading this, you've finished Season 4 of Orange Is the New Black, a show you wait all year for only to finish in one sitting.

HOW "ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK" GOT PEOPLE ACTING https://t.co/yQ1Afkxdy5

Take a moment to commend yourself for your bravery and perseverance β€” it was quite the journey.

the beginning of season 4 vs the end #oitnb

And if you've finished Season 4, that means you know what happens in the penultimate episode, "The Animals."

me after watching episode 12 #OITNB

Yes, that episode and that scene from that episode.

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OITNB fans quickly took to social media to process, vent, and discuss the shocking loss of such a beloved character.

it's all fun and games til' you're going through the 5 stages of grief for a fictional character. 😭😭😭 but, poussey though?! REALLY?! #OITNB

First came denial. Some people couldn't even believe the scene happened β€” was it all a dream?

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Wow, I can't believe Poussey becomes Warden of Litchfield. I should've known after Daya got out and started a barber shop.

And then came anger, because frankly how dare you.

Of course, there was depression:

The end of episode 12 of #OITNB

How could you watch that scene without getting emotional?

"Poussey never did nothing to nobody" 😭😭 lmfaooo #OITNB πŸ’€

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Spin-offs were written up...

...Wi-Fi network names were changed...

...T-shirts were designed...

...and better times were remembered.

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On Twitter, people shared their disappointment using #PousseyDeservedBetter:

Poussey was killed to teach white ppl. To do this in a year with so many dead lesbians, so much tragedy, is vile. #pousseydeservedbetter

#PousseyDeservedBetter black lesbians are already underrepresented on tv & instead of a happy ending she received a tropey death. do better.

Poussey was a beautiful person inside and out,she was full of love & deserved so much better #PousseyDeservedBetter

stop killing lgbt women. stop killing black women. stop killing qwoc. #pousseydeservedbetter

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After hearing about Poussey's death, some refused to watch the last episode β€” or any of the show this season:

i refuse to watch the new season of oitnb knowing what happens to poussey, especially considering recent events. #PousseyDeservedBetter

Everyone's talking about how horrible the OITNB ending is and I refuse to watch the last episode cause im so scared

People processed their grief with memes...

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...and by breaking down the most tear-jerking scenes from the season.

This season's final episodes also featured a flashback of Poussey in New York City. The moment where she turns and smiles into the camera, breaking the fourth wall, is something a lot of fans are holding onto.

WHEN POUSSEY LOOKED INTO THE CAMERA AND SMILED 😩😩😩 MY HEART! #OITNB #OITNBS4

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That last shot of poussey just absolutely wrecked me, that smile man I just rewinded like 6 times