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In which lead or liked characters are hurt in non-life threatening but still critical ways to receive sympathy from the audience.
"That was so sympathy factor the way Rodney McKay got cut on the arm like that."
by Captain Peregrine November 19, 2008
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Words related to Sympathy Factor

character death dislike hurt/comfort sympathy facter whump