Punishment is a recurring theme in The Walking Dead. It is the infliction or imposition of a penalty as retribution for an offense, commonly in the form of imprisonment, torture, or death. It is sometimes conflated with revenge, although it is usually more formal and less driven by emotion.


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Dead Reckoning

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  • For not giving Kimmie to his group and for stopping him from raiding Mauricio's family, Harlan and his men attack the hero's group, later killing Nathan.

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Abstract BetrayalCliffhangersDenialDepressionDistrustDiscriminationEnvyFearForeshadowingForgivenessHumanityHumorHopePrideRegretReligionRevengeSacrificeSanitySecrecyTeamwork
Realistic AmputationsCamouflageCannibalismDecapitationsHeroismLeadershipNicknamesPunishmentSuicideTeamwork
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