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  • So far, a Skywalker has died at the end of each Star Wars trilogy... 1 / 9

  • ...but Kylo Ren's death at the hands of Rey could be cliché, anticlimatic and depressing. 2 / 9

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  • As way to defeat the dark side user would be by severing his ability to use the Force... 3 / 9

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  • ...maybe by using the Force-bond that connects him with Rey to lock out that ability. 4 / 9

  • The main issue is that this ablation, taboo in the Galaxy, would put Rey in the path to the dark side... 5 / 9

  • ...and it doesn't fit Disney's promised "hopeful, fairytale" ending. 6 / 9

  • Kylo Ren's redemption arc point more towards an act of redemption, ending with his death... 7 / 9

  • ...from which he could rise as Ben Solo by tapping into the Force, using up his ability to manipulate it. 8 / 9

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