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Did you cry too? SPOILERS

Discussion in 'The Dark Tower VII: The Dark Tower' started by Smooth, Jun 16, 2017.

  1. GNTLGNT

    GNTLGNT The idiot is IN

    ...exactly!....these are the kind of folks that populate MY little burg....the names and accents are different-but we all share a common bond, reality & fiction, of what makes us tick-the simple things, both good and evil that makes us what we are.....
     
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  2. mjs9153

    mjs9153 Peripherally known member..

    and this.. ;)
     
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  3. skimom2

    skimom2 Just moseyin' through...

    Heck yeah. Mr. King has regularly made me cry for years. JOYLAND rated one of the hardest cries, and totally unexpected.
     
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  4. prufrock21

    prufrock21 Well-Known Member

    I thought the ending of The Dead Zone was sad. Otherwise, a great page turner.
     
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  5. Jaka

    Jaka New Member

    Only at the last page.

    Seeing how his quest started and what Roland is I was prepared for even more heartbreak than we got.
    I was not expecting the open ended nature of the ending and the invitation it brings though.

    It was a great relief.
     
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  6. Steffen

    Steffen Well-Known Member

    Oy did it for me. What a little hero.
     
  7. GNTLGNT

    GNTLGNT The idiot is IN

    ...welcome to the wizarding world of King....
     
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  8. Dana Jean

    Dana Jean Dirty Pirate Hooker Moderator

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  9. Mr. Cranky

    Mr. Cranky Well-Known Member

    The last King book which made me cry a bit was Doctor Sleep because of the ending with Dan and his father. It reminded me of something that happened to me.
     
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  10. FlakeNoir

    FlakeNoir Beta Tester Moderator

    Welcome to the site, Jaka. :smile:
     
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  11. Iska

    Iska Member

    #Spoilers
    The last book made me cry when Jake died. I actually set the book down for a couple of days when the narrator said he'd die. Because I was told in advance I got upset before I should have. I found that darn narrator that started coming out and saying when they'd die, killed the story for me. It made me read on with a feeling of dread. I would have preferred to just read it without knowing. Even Sheemie! He just mentions it nonchalantly and I am like, you have got to be kidding me. I hate you narrator! Definitely helped make a lot of things anti-climatic for me, in the book.
     
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  12. Baby Blue

    Baby Blue Resident Wise Ass

    I bawled like a freaking baby. It still gets me all choked up.
     
  13. mal

    mal Well-Known Member

    I wouldn't say I cried but a single tear rolled down my cheek while I stared stoically into the distance. I would say that happened about 5 times during my association with Mr. Kings books. The reign/rain of King...
     
  14. Tery

    Tery I want to look at life In the available light Moderator

    Oh, yes! I sure didn't expect it and it hit me hard.
     
  15. Spideyman

    Spideyman Uber Member

    Stephen King books should have "tissue box" ratings. ;)
     
  16. Iska

    Iska Member

    I cried when
    he killed off Jake for the last time.
    The book changed for me after that. I was less invested in the story. For part of me it was just too much and I checked out. I put the book down a lot more after that. It became a long read.

    Hid the spoiler again ;) - Mod.
     
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  17. doowopgirl

    doowopgirl very avid fan

    Oh I cried buckets. But then got to where we learn there are other worlds than these.
     
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  18. doowopgirl

    doowopgirl very avid fan

    Strangely enough I only cried my eyes out the second time I read it.
     
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  19. doowopgirl

    doowopgirl very avid fan

    No you aren't. Eddie made me throw the book on the floor and cry for 10 solid minutes. I was angry and upset. It was hard to continue, but I'm glad I did.
     
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  20. doowopgirl

    doowopgirl very avid fan

    The points that killed me too.
     

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