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Thick Scales...
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Published: April 29, 2011
"I know you didn't mean to hurt me, so I am not mad at you. You still made it for me Milady, I'm still your little star!..."

DEDICATED TO LAUREN FAUST! WE WILL MISS YOU IN SEASON TWO... :icontwilightfacehoofplz::icondepressedpinkieplz::icondashnoesplz::iconapplejackwhatplz::iconfluttershyisshyplz::iconrarityhoofinmouthplz:

Well everypony, this is it, my last piece for a while... On Sunday, I fly to Okinawa to board the USS Tortuga (LSD-46) and embark on a three month tour of the eastern world!
I am excited, yes; but I will also miss all of you very much! You have all been so kind with your words and actions, I am honored to call my self a part of the herd! You guys are awesome! Thank you, and fair well!

Spike © HASBRO and :iconfyre-flye:

P.S. More than a few people have suggested I do something with Shading; I didn't want to deviate too heavily from the stile of the show, but this is for y'all!

I usually don't like doing sad pieces, but I felt so bad for poor little Spike in this last episode, "Owls Well That Ends Well." I just had to do this piece for him.
He works so hard and doesn't ever get much appreciation for it... It was so nice to see him getting some much deserved attention in the begining of the episode, but quickly became very sad when that attention was taken away by Twilight's new, chore snatching co-assistant Owloysius.
The worst part though, was when Spikes oblivious crush Rarity, (who had just the night before given Spike a seemingly heartfelt gift of a beautiful bow tie,) passed an exact replica of Spike's bow tie to that random owl she had literally just met! I can't imagine how Spike must have felt after that, but if it where me, it would have ripped my heart out...
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Comments (274)
tunnelsnakesrules's avatar
haha ur sad
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RupertBlueFox's avatar
RupertBlueFox|Hobbyist Digital Artist
Awwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww...
:( (Sad) 
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Ripped-ntripps|Hobbyist General Artist
F$&@ that episode, it sucks ass.
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it was the firts spike episode what do you expetc back them;as a personal note i didn't hate it, i just felt cringes with the spike's plan of get rip of owi..lo..cio the owl
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CassieAlicorn|Hobbyist Writer
Omg dude! You're so awesome! You both sing really good and draw really good! You're an amazing person!Clap High-five! 
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MLPegasis4898|Hobbyist Digital Artist
D'aaaww!!! Poor Spikey Wikey... :( :( :(
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RunicRhyme|Hobbyist Digital Artist
D'awwwwwww... :( <3
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Fire-Blast-Scotland|Hobbyist General Artist
I really wanna write a fanfic based on this picture, may I be allowed BlackGryph0n? I will credit you and all.
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OMG YES!! I'd be honored! :la: Thank you!! :huggle:
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Fire-Blast-Scotland|Hobbyist General Artist
Cool! Also, thank you so much! I might just record myself reading the fanfic with this picture once it's done. Thank you so much!
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Wubitraw|Hobbyist General Artist
Why does my heart hurt from looking at this?
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DarthGojira's avatar
As someone who really feels sorry for Spike, I absolutely despise that episode. I'll watch any other but that one.
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Zinniia|Student Writer
Spike. =( I will love you forever Spikey! <3
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Just-Call-Me-J's avatar
Spike needs a hug:glomp:
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Wait0wat's avatar
But not a thick heart...
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Pigpeter|Hobbyist Digital Artist
Owlowiscious was a really unnecessary and useless character. All he did was hurt Spike in all ways possible. And Twilight treated Spike like dirt in that episode. :icondragonweep2:
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JuliaTheGummyBear|Student Digital Artist
:iconraritysadplz::iconsaysplz:aww poor spiky wiky
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TheWabbajackX|Hobbyist Digital Artist
:iconiknowthatfeelbroplz: all too well.
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Astroanimations|Hobbyist General Artist
QWQ, HO man
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Cotton-Candy-Pony|Hobbyist Digital Artist
Why does every one always forget spike? <:c
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DarkMoxand12|Hobbyist Writer
Don't you worry, Don't you worry child... :)
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BronyHobArtistGuy|Student Traditional Artist
See heavens gotta plan for you!
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ssumppg|Hobbyist General Artist
I love the reflections on the wall. The detail just brings it all together. :+favlove:
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