Being Human Series Finale Review: Burning Down the House

Being Human S04E13: "There Goes the Neighborhood (Part 3)"

The house had to die. I didn't realize it until the thing was actually in flames, but the destruction of the house, Ramona, and all the sorrow it/they brought to Nora, Josh, Aidan, and Sally was one of the most perfect decisions Being Human has made in its four seasons on Syfy. Sure, it was a little bittersweet, because if you put aside the bloody massacres and other sundry horrors, some good times were had in that place over the years; despite the evil that permeated its very walls, the house brought four very unlikely allies together to share in a genuine happiness. It was kind of like how the murder house brought the Harmon family together at the end of American Horror Story's first season, except it was sloppy and left a few survivors behind to make cute little werewolf babies and name them Aidan and Sally and I was having flashbacks to the ugh-tastic epilogue to Harry Potter with the diabetus-inducing sweetness, but whatever. "There Goes the Neighborhood (Part 3)" still managed to cram plenty of overwhelming misery into its running time. Physics and television writing have at least one thing in common: For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction. 

Aidan died. Sally died more. The house was destroyed—which, again, was necessary, but still painful. Josh and Nora made peace with each other and their curse, but ended the series still burdened with said curse. For all its bouts of darkness, Being Human was never really dark show and to end on anything but a positive note would have been a bad fit. 


Inherent optimism is what ultimately set the North American version of Being Human apart from its U.K. predecessor. I watched (most of) the original series and I liked it just fine, but it didn't really offer any sort of meaningful lesson or commentary on what it means to be human. And when your show is called Being Human, it doesn't really matter that your main characters are anything but, because you've made a statement about humanity in the very conception of the series: It isn't squeaky clean human DNA, or, you know, a pulse, that makes us human. It's the mundane shit. It's chick-flick moments, cheeseburgers, getting laid, being afraid, and doing the right thing or not doing the right thing, but for the purpose of contrasting this Being Human with the original Being Human, we'll go with doing the right thing. 

Both series ended with the deaths of their vampire studmuffins, Both vampire studmuffins fell in love with the house ghost. Both vampire studmuffins tried really hard not to go on blood benders that made the eleven-o'clock news, but tended to suck at it. Heh. Suck. Anyway. 

Both vampire beefcakes sacrificed themselves for the good of the many, but the circumstances surrounding their deaths dictated the tones of their deaths, and I'm sorry, but Mitchell's death in the original Being Human always came off as a sort of messed-up, pro-suicide argument to me. In the context of Mitchell's status as a vampire—and given his repeated impressive failings as a vampire—then sure, Mitchell's death was the best possible outcome for a lot of people. But that's a very odd and generally frowned-upon attitude to harbor with regard to humanity, if you're thinking like a human who does good things. Mitchell's death shattered the illusion that Being Human was deeper than a BBC genre show about sexy monsters shacking up together. 

The irony here is that I'm not entirely sure that the North American Being Human ever intended to be more than that, but eventually, it somehow transcended the stage blood and melodrama to become something a little more substantial. I'm not saying that one Being Human is necessarily better than the other, I'm just saying that they became very different shows along the way. The U.K. Being Human was a tragedy in the theatrical sense. It was all about the suffering, the sexy, sexy suffering. Being Human North America was a comedy. It imitated real life by divorcing itself from real life and inadvertently saying more about real life than it originally intended to. It also maintained that real life was good, even when it was kind of shitty.


Last week, I argued that the best possible chance at a happy ending for Aidan and Sally hinged on Aidan dying—like for-real dying, no undead crap. Sally certainly couldn't come back to life again, and putting an end to his miserable immortality was kind of one of Aidan's things. The monster status of these characters and the knowledge of a not-entirely-crappy afterlife in this universe allowed us to advocate for an ending where the hero died heroically and won the girl or, in Josh's case, bumbled around all awkwardly for four seasons and won the girl anyway. 

What sets Aidan's death apart from that of his predecessor and sort-of-namesake is that despite Aidan's deeply ingrained guilt over what he did as a vampire getting some lip service and Aidan approaching his sacrifice as a sort of atonement for his actions over the years, at no point did Aidan's death feel like a punishment for wrongdoing or the removal of a threat for the public good. Aidan's return to the house brought him closer to Sally, not just in the sense that they were reunited in the afterlife, but also as the final act in what was, unknowingly, a team effort between Aidan and Sally when it came to Ramona: Sally unleashed her, but Aidan kept feeding her. 


Which brings us back to the house and why it needed to die. Aidan and Sally's role in Ramona's recent rise and downfall effectively drew a line between Being Human's central couples, and even though Nora and Josh received surprisingly little screen time in the finale, this story was as much theirs as it was Sally and Aidan's. 

On the surface, the werewolves on Being Human were, with the exception of the psychos like Brynn and Andrew, the most "human" of the monsters. Their curse only became a real pain in the ass for a few nights at a time. They still ate real food. They weren't undead, they weren't immortal, they weren't spectral. They had their packs, but nothing like the vast network the vampires maintained. They weren't magical like ghosts. Josh and Nora eventually became the most "innocent" of the monsters living in Ramona's house of horrors. (Sally started out the most innocent simply because she was murdered and mopey, but she lost some of that through her gradual corruption over the years.) 


With Sally moving on and Aidan's human death imminent, the threat that Ramona—the house—had over those two was quickly shrinking, but for Nora, Josh, and their baby, if the house and the thing that lived inside it continued to exist, there would always be a threat. You just know that if that article about the murder in their old house had run a week later, after Aidan had died naturally and boringly of heart failure, Josh would have returned himself and probably died and it would have been tragic and sad because of his growing family. The house had to go, Aidan and Sally had to do it, and Aidan and Sally themselves had to go for the sake of Nora and Josh's family. In a way, it was the same end that Annie and Mitchell experienced in their Being Human, but it was less cynical about why that end must be the end. 


So now we say goodbye, and it's sad, because it's sad when things end, but everything has to end at some point and at least Being Human was able to bow out gracefully. If TV shows had souls, then Being Human's would be greeted with the biggest and shiniest door it could possibly receive. 



NOTES

– LOL @ Aidan and the hamburgers.

– What did you think of Josh and Nora naming their kids Aidan and Sally? Too cheesy? Just the right amount of cheesy? 

– The music on Being Human has always been so spot-on and the finale was no exception. Shazam was being a butthole, though so I need names and album titles. Kthnx. 


What'd you think of Being Human's series finale? 


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Aug 30, 2014
It was cheesy...
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Apr 28, 2014
Enjoyed the series. Ending was OK, but I never saw chemistry between Aiden and Sally. The only girl I liked with Aiden was the redhead he turned at the start of the series. Aiden and Sally seemed cliche and last minute here.

I did not quite understand the connection between the house, demon, and Ramona. Did Ramona's sacrifice by her parents possess the house by the demon who then used Ramona's ghost as a mouthpiece, or what?

When Ramona was beating up Aiden at the end, did it first appear to anyone that every time she hit him, she was feeling it in some way? For a moment, it looked as though Aiden and she were connected so that if anything happened to him, like dying, the same would happen to her. If so, I thought that maybe there was a twist created by Sally, or her magic, to bind the two in this way. Too bad it wasn't, as it's kind of a cool idea.
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Jan 19, 2015
They dropped alot of moments through out the series of little flickers of chemistry with Aiden and Sally. Alot of the oops just kidding I cant touch you cuz your a ghost. and attempts to hold hands. The longing eyes. Im not sure if it had to do with the fan base shipping them since I didn't watch it live, but I started to root for them without knowing how it would work for quite some time. Although I still liked Kat and suren more. And the whole aiden suddenly loving her thing in this timeline seemed forced.
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Oct 14, 2014
Yes, the demon possess the house through Ramona and was using Ramona's image to pretend as helpless or innocent. Just like any demon would do.

Ramona and Aiden were connected but not through Sally's magic. They are connected because Aiden was the person who has provided the demon with most blood to drink and devour. So, when Aiden had gotten weaker, the demon had gotten weaker too due to the fact that the demon's main supplier is already dying.

I never saw the ending of Sally and Aiden too but I think they look good together.
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Apr 24, 2014
I think this was one of the better series finales I've seen in quite some time. I guess you could fault it for being kind of rushed and too much of a happy ending for some people's tastes, but I think it still worked well. Also in my opinion the show ended at just the right time since there really wasn't a whole lot left to explore with these characters (short of finding random reasons to delve into Aidans past more).

Normally I get annoyed with SyFy when they cancel/end shows but they made the right call this time and I appreciate that the writer's were given enough notice to give it a satisfying conclusion.
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Apr 15, 2014

Oh and the kids names were the right amount of cheese.
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Apr 15, 2014
I enjoyed it, it was rushed and cheesy as hell but its could've been worse. Im very sad that this show has ended but I guess its for the best since they've done all they could with the show without milking it dry.
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Apr 15, 2014
I thought it was a satisfactory ending all things considered...perhaps they ended it in time as well it was dropping in value abit to me. Still great show overall I will miss you BH ;o)
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Apr 11, 2014
It wrapped up perfectly. No need to get overly critical here - the show wasn't created to be a brilliant masterpiece of genius writing - it was made for pure fantastical entertainment. And I was very entertained until the bittersweet end. Well done :)
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Apr 11, 2014
I'm such an idiot, I didn't know this episode was the series finale...
So when Sally was gone, I was like, oh she'll be back somehow.
And the same with Aiden.
But then the last scene with Nora and Josh and their kids it hit me. No... the end.
But what a hell of an ending, nice closure!
Just wish I was prepared for it.

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Apr 11, 2014
I'm glad I'm not the only one that didn't know this was the last season! I think I'll have a deeper appreciation for the last 13 episodes if I re-watch them now...
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Apr 11, 2014
Wow, this was a worthy Series Finale i have seen in a while.
Sally had to die, that was for sure. Still it was sad to see.
I knew that Aidan couldn't have a happy ending, as what he had done over the 200 years, but still in the end, he did good by burning down the house and he got his door, where Sally was waiting for him...that was awesome.
Josh and Nora, the only survivors, have now kids and a normal life...

I have watched every episode with a lot of joy. There were not a lot of moments, i was like WTF that can't be...
It was a fantastic series with a great ending. Thanks guys for the great seasons you have given us!!
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Apr 10, 2014
A weak cop-out of a fairytale ending, totally blah!!!. Weak!, weak! A sad pale ending to what was a decent show, but the ending ruined it.
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Apr 09, 2014
What a great review of a final episode. I loved the British series, at least the first season, but I always had a deeper connection to the US version, and this review helps explain why. I, for one, was hoping that Aidan would get a happy ending somehow; even though he did terrible things over his many years, at least in recent years, he tried so hard to overcome what he was. That the happy experiment at "playing human" that he and Josh started on ended with him "being human" and facing the ultimate human question (mortality) was such a lovely way to end the series. Loved this. I loved too that he was able to be the hero one last time, to face that great fear to save his friends. What a great show. And, even if I am a 42-year old man, I'm not ashamed to admit that I teared up about 15 times during the episode.
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Apr 09, 2014
I am shocked...SHOCKED...that any show ending voluntarily ended happily. I can't remember the last time I saw that. And that makes it great.
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Apr 09, 2014
Well done, Being Human. A little cheesy to see Sally at the other side , but it was ok. Gonna miss the bunch, I hope we see more of them, especially Megan Rath and Sam Witwer.
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Apr 09, 2014
The finale proves why the UK version was far superior. Not all endings have to have a happy ending. With all the bad these guys have done for not one of them to have faced some real consequences in the end and all have happy endings doesn't seem right to me.
Also, Aiden meeting Sally in the white light at the end was pure cheese. If the show ended five minutes earlier with Aiden perishing in the fire the ending would have been fine.
I probably would me more upset over the ending if not having watched the finale to HIMYM last week. This ending was a masterpiece compared to that disaster.
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Apr 09, 2014
You didn't find "The mother" dying and Ted ending up outside Robin's apartment with the blue french horn pure cheese?
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Apr 09, 2014
I did. That why I said HIMYM was worst.
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Apr 10, 2014
Sorry I misread. I agree with you too Aiden meeting Sally on the other side wasn't really necessary. I'll admit I got a little chocked up when he got his door but I could have lived with him dying on the stairs where Sally died.
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Apr 09, 2014
The ending of the British version was just as cheesy. Mitchell, Josh, Nora and Annie ended up together in the afterlife after Annie got her door. At least the US version didnt recast the entire show and The writers didn't get too big for theirtheir britches (remember were wolf baby saving the world.. from herself?)
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Apr 14, 2014
?? There were no characters called Josh or Nora in the British version. It's been explained that Mitchell, being a vampire, would not go to the same afterlife as Annie, George and Nina. And the show wasn't simply 'recast'. They brought in new actors and characters to tell a new story, which interestingly managed to tie in with previous seasons, although in a round about way.

I can only assume you didn't actually see the Being Human UK finale, since the ending is actually rather Inception-like and not at all cheesy. And that's fine. You don't have to have seen it. This article is about Being Human USA, not the original version. I understand the desire to compare as everybody else is doing, but if you're going to do that please at least use accurate facts.
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Apr 14, 2014
Your right it wasnt Nora and Josh. George* and Nina*. I have watched all five series of Being Human UK. By the end of Season 4 all the original characters have been written off and are replaced by a new vampire, werewolf and ghost. The series finale.ended with those 3 defeating the devil and apparently becoming human. But excluding the new characters, season 4 ended with Annie getting her door and reuniting with all 3 of her friends. Just as cheesy as the American version.
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Apr 15, 2014
I wish that had been how the series ended. In fact, it is far more ambiguous than that because we see the origami paper that alerts us to the fact that wasn't Real Life and was actually part of Captain Hatch's scheme. (This is confirmed in an extra scene but even the ending of that extra scene is ambiguous. We're led to believe the gang will discover the truth and left with bittersweet hope that they're going to take the fight to Hatch.) That was an excellent and fascinating series finale.

Part of the difference here may come from the fact that - if comparing the series' as a whole - I'd compare the BH USA series finale to the BH UK series finale i.e. the end of S5. That's how you most accurately compare the tone in which the creators decide to end their show. I do understand comparing it with Annie's death instead, as that is the end of the original trio chapter. But that isn't really comparing the two shows, it's comparing the two trios and their overall arc. And if that's what's being done, there really are far more factors that need to be taken into account.

I do wish I shared your certainty regarding Annie reuniting with all 3 of her friends though. The vampire afterlife appeared far more uncertain than that.
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Apr 09, 2014
It was the best series finale since "Six Feet Under." Just the right amount of cheese, tying things up so that while there was loss and sacrifice, there was redemption. Aidan had to face death, and Josh and Nora have to live with the curse. There are still vampires and ghosts in their lives. So in the undercurrent of our imaginations, Being Human will go on in its bizarre world.

One thing I want to know: what happened to Blake? She was in three minutes of one episode after last season's "You remember saying you owe me?" bit. Seems to me that the writers booted that grounder.
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Apr 09, 2014
Loved the ending, and the kids' names were just the right amount of cheese. :D
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Apr 09, 2014
it was a good series finale. nice touch giving the kids name in honor of they friends. it wasnt an amazing show but it was enjoyable. gonna miss you being human...
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Apr 09, 2014
Dear HIMYM. *this* was how you do a series final. That is all.
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Apr 09, 2014
This episode clarified for me why I liked it better than the original version. The original characters ended up where they deserved to be, and who they deserved to be with, happily. An excellent ending for a good show. I'll miss it.
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Apr 09, 2014
"If TV shows had souls, then Being Human's would be greeted with the biggest and shiniest door it could possibly receive." I think that says it all in a nutshell :) If you weren't crying when Sally was at the other end of the door, you have no heart

Aidan had to go out as a hero, or the whole show would have negated itself & the Being Human part of it.

- Aidan with the hamburgers was hilarious, when Aidan was funny he was always hilarious.
- *Sniff* Right amount of cheesy

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Apr 09, 2014
I was very pleased with the finale. I think the last 5 or 6 episodes were fantastic so this probably wasn't my favorite episode but it was a nice ending with all loose ends tied up.

Am I the only one who kinda expected Josh to open a pie shop?
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Apr 22, 2014
Yeah! I thought he might as well :)
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Apr 09, 2014
"I know, now, what a ghost truly is
A thick silence in a room
that fills up the space
of someone you love."---nora--best line of the ep.
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Apr 09, 2014
i liked the ending..they all got thier happy endings.even though i didnt aiden to die,going ghost mode in order to be with sally was good for me..expected but good!so..my second best seriez is over! :/
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Apr 09, 2014
The first series finale ever that I wasn't disappointed with. Everything ended perfectly. :)
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Apr 09, 2014
Now that is how you end a series. I laughed, I cried, and at the end I had a big smile on my face. Going to miss them.
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Apr 09, 2014
I agree with all the posters; this was a really great ending to a wonderful series. But did anyone else notice the full circle ending of Aidan's death spot?!
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Apr 09, 2014
yep. Aidan & Sally both shook their death rattles on the same stairwell landing.
I thought it was a nice touch, personally
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Apr 09, 2014
I've always enjoyed Being Human but series finales are tricky. Surprised at how much I loved it: http://www.untemperedtv.com/?p=779
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Apr 09, 2014
I liked the finale. Everything seemed to come full circle. When Ramona showed up, earlier this season, I knew the house had to be destroyed to end Ramona. I knew they would name the kid or kids after Sally and Aidan. Everything was coming full circle. This was the way to end a series. Everything wrapped up, but not with a sappy happily ever after. Josh and Nora naming their kids Sally and Aidan was appropriately cheesy. I will miss this show greatly. I enjoyed it over the years, except for a few exceptions that I will not name at this time. What got me though was that Josh did not know Aidan's body was catching up to his real age. Did he not see the gray? Or smell the death that surrounded him? And that Josh did not sense the baby or was it twins growing inside Nora.
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Apr 09, 2014
They were pretty inconsistent this season about Josh's enhanced wolf abilities. Some eps, he could smell and hear everything; others, he couldn't. Some eps he was wolf strong, others not. Small quibble, but there you are.
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Apr 09, 2014
I loved the finale, though the naming of the children was a fitting tribute and will miss this show.
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Apr 09, 2014
Didn't cry, but it left a whole in my heart. I loved this show. Time to watch it again from beginning... but not to the end.
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Apr 08, 2014
I'm so going to miss this show
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Apr 08, 2014
FINALLY a season finale that was great it was a nice happy ending. I loved that they named the kids sally and aiden after there best friends cheesy yet fitting
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Apr 08, 2014
I cried like a baby, but it felt good. I will always remember you fondly, Being Human USA!
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Apr 08, 2014
The series finale was sponsored by the Great State of Wisconsin.
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Apr 08, 2014
"What did you think of Josh and Nora naming their kids Aidan and Sally? Too cheesy? Just the right amount of cheesy?"

Just the right amount of cheesy! Nice ending and the series overall was much better than the UK original!
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Apr 08, 2014
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Apr 08, 2014
For those looking for songs, this website is the best:
Song names and artists!
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Apr 08, 2014
What did you think of Josh and Nora naming their kids Aidan and Sally? Too cheesy? Just the right amount of cheesy?

Way too cheesy. I blubbered like a baby over it anyway, though. So I guess I'm just a big old cornball.
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Apr 08, 2014
I didn't realize this was going to be a series finale though? I guess I missed that announcement. Still, I like this better than the UK version steadily swapping in monsters as roommates, so I'm glad the show got a fitting end.
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Apr 08, 2014
What did you think of Josh and Nora naming their kids Aidan and Sally? Too cheesy? Just the right amount of cheesy?


Just the right amount. They were very important people in their lives, so it kind of made sense. It's no different than people naming their kids after a parent, sibling, or friend. Better than naming your kid after your favorite celebrity.
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Apr 08, 2014
I really enjoyed the ending and looking back through the series (UK and Syfy) can't see it ending any other way for the original three (the now four). Being an on and off fan, I'm left being a fan (at least of the Syfy version), but not enough to want to see the episodes I missed . . .

It isn't like Smallville, which I skipped watching during it first run but now want to watch every episode or even Supernatural (which I can take in chunks). Nope, "Being Human" is a love it and leave it there kind of series. This is what makes the ending even more satisfying, I'm able to leave it in a positive position and maybe . . . just maybe . . . in time, I'll start watching backwards from the ending till it gets boring / bad. Could be the ending is just that a great ending that makes sense for all the characters. Only time will tell the tale.

Bottom line is simple: Even if you've not been a continuous viewer, you should watch this episode. It is worth the hour of your time!
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Apr 08, 2014
Im saddened that it's over but I hope they can find a way to get it back on t.v. Sally is always doing crazy stuff so she cab always come back and fix things maybe Donna can help some how I really loved the show.
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Apr 08, 2014
In an interview with Sam Witwer (Aiden) he makes it clear that this is the end - no chance of revival. He said that for a show to end well, you have to make it so that there's no chance of it ever coming back, and that's what they did. So while it is sad, I think they ending it wonderfully.
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Apr 08, 2014
Oh are we going to talk shitty about this series ending this week, it was danm aweful, nah, just kidding. I actually think it ended almost as i had predicted the only difference is Josh didn't die, but it was a nice ending.
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Apr 08, 2014
i actually didn't know they ended the show till about today..which was sad.. at the begging i wasn't much of a fan but i grew to love "being human", yes the ending was too early and a bit rushed but was still bitter sweet. The children 's names weren't cheesy at all but actually sweet.
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Apr 08, 2014
It was a little cheesy, but after weeks of unwanted by me character deaths and a crappy series finale of a certain other show, I really enjoyed this ending. Yeah, two characters died, but overall this was a happy ending. I don't always need or necessarily like happy endings, but this felt deserved. And I just needed something happy to happen on at least one show I watch.

Oh god, Shazaming this show was a nightmare. I always loved the music and it pained me not to know the songs right away.
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Apr 08, 2014
Way better than Dexter's ending for sur :p
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Apr 08, 2014
I was hoping for a big, bloddy fight, and that did happen, just not the way I was hoping, it was fight to be human. To do the right thing they both sacrificed themselves and granted each others for doing that. Aiden's fight was all about emotions after getting back a soul, heart beat and age.

All of this felt a stretched drama in the beginning since the gang escaped the house very quick and then everything slows down. But I think it is very fitting to the title "Being Human". And all of that did hit after everything faded off...

So long guys! It has been a wonderful and fun thrill.
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Apr 08, 2014
I was about half right.
Sally did get her door, more or less.
Josh and Nora did escape and have their kids...and learned to accept their wolf.
I did not foresee that happening to Aiden. It was fitting and deserved. He got to live again.
I did like that he sacrificed himself for the greater good. Aiden was always that type of person, who unfortunately fell victim to the impulses of being a vampire.
I think what I ultimately didn't like was that the Aiden-Sally romance didn't build longer. We only saw it for the last four or episodes. I think if it was something that had been obviously building over the last four seasons, then I would have believed the together forever thing at the end.
I am glad that Aiden did get to have a spirit...and a door. I like happy endings.
And why not name your kids Sally and Aiden? They were their friends, who sacrificed so much for Nora and Josh's sake, that naming the kids after them is the LEAST they could do. I mean, people typically name their kids after people they admire or adore anyway...
I will miss the show though. I think it ended just about right. There was only so much you could do with the story.
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Apr 08, 2014
Firstly, sad face that the show has ended. I loved this series and watched every episode from day 1.
But I don't know how I feel about the series finale. I was expecting something epic but that isn't what I got. The last four epeisodes were some ofmthe best of the series which set up (imo) the show to have a big bang at the end. Instead itnfelt like a slow simmer and the a fizzle at the end. I get that the house needed to go that was obvious. I'm also glad that Sally and Aiden finally got to be together. However there were just too many things that were casually thrown in there for the sake of wrapping up the show which didnt do the previous episodes any justice.
For example, they have been saying forever that thete was nothing left for Sally because she let her door go. Which is why it was so distatseful when she was shredding other ghosts. BUT now all of a sudden she is waiting on the other side of Aiden's door? Not believable especially when the series made it a point to let us know otherwise.
Also the way that they resolved the whole Aiden trying to kill Josh issue felt like a let down. They built up that moment since episode 10 and then it was kinda swept under the rug before the credits of the epiosde were even finished.

All and all I'm glad that they got to be together and that Josh and Nora got their happily ever after, but I can't this feeling that I was robbed of what could have been a masterful and epic series finale espcially after the season that the show just had.
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Apr 08, 2014
The babyname-thing was pretty cheesy and Harry-Potter-like, yes, but I think it was okay. I knew they would have twins or something and would name them Sally and Aiden the moment Aiden was meant to die. Could've been cheesier! The writers could've brought back Sally and Aiden, living happily ever after, but THAT would've really bothered me. I can honestly say that I liked the ending.

One thing that kinda bothered me was the fact, that Sally was able to bring back a hundreds of years old vampire by mumbling barely 10 words, just like that. But okaaaaay, ain't not my script.

"Sally died more." LOL Sally is already beyond just "dying"! She died when she fell down the stairs, came back as a ghost, died as a ghost by suicide, came back as a zombie, died again, traveled back in time to NOT die, but died -WHAT A SHOCK-, traveled to the old present as a ghost and- you'll never guess: DIED. Finally for the last time. I was seriously surprised that they didn't brought her back immediately! #SallyTrollingTheDeath

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Apr 08, 2014
Yeah... I get the issue with the whole vampire to human switch thing... But I let it slide because they did set it up with the whole Donna flashback to how she became a witch/died the first time and (at least for me) I figured that would come into play at some point. So it wasn't completely out of left field.

All in all I can live with cuz the rest of the finale was satisfying....
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Apr 08, 2014
I don't think the kids were twins. The girl seemed to be just a toddler and her brother may be a year or two older. I used SyFy Sync while watching last night's finale and it indicated the children were played by Sam Huntington's real life kids. Surprising though that the girl's hair is the same shade of blond as Kristen Hager's. Maybe Sam's real life wife bears a strong resemblence to her.
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Apr 08, 2014
That's why I wrote "or something". ;) I just knew it has to be two children.
And I think it would be pretty cool if the children actually would be Sam's own kiddos!

I was just wondering why Josh and Nora took a nap, in the middle of I-don't-care, with their children running around without supervising....
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