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Krysten Ritter's role as Jane Margolis in the critically acclaimed series Breaking Bad left an unforgettable mark on the show's narrative and the audience's psyche.  Her character, a recovering addict and Jesse Pinkman's girlfriend, served as a catalyst for a pivotal turning point in the series, leading to one of the most heart-wrenching and controversial scenes in television history.

A Complex Character Caught in the Crossfire

Jane's character was complex and multifaceted.

She was deeply in love with Jesse, providing him with a sense of normalcy and stability that he desperately craved amidst the chaos of his involvement with Walter White's meth operation. However, her own struggles with addiction cast a shadow over their relationship, ultimately leading to a tragic outcome. 

The Night Everything Changed: Jane's Overdose

The devastating scene unfolded in the season 2 episode "Phoenix," where Jane fatally overdoses on heroin.

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 Walter, who had entered Jesse's apartment looking for money, witnesses her choking on her own vomit.  He could have easily intervened and saved her, but he chose not to, marking a chilling transformation in his character. 

This act solidified Walter's descent into darkness, signifying the moment he fully embraced his ruthless alter ego, Heisenberg. He prioritized his own self-preservation, even at the cost of an innocent life, a decision that had profound ripple effects throughout the rest of the series.

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