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Yahoo Entertainment – Why we will really mourn the deaths of beloved ‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘Avengers: Endgame’ characters

Psychologist Danielle Forshee explains that the ability to share and understand the feelings of others, such as a TV character, is a survival mechanism. “When we feel we know someone and like them — or the character they play on TV— we are more likely to feel an attachment toward that character, eliciting an empathy…