if i was in a fictional universe i wouldn’t be the main character i’d probably be that friend of the main character who lacks supernatural powers or special abilities but makes up for it with sarcasm and really lame one-liners
Naruto:My family is dead too. Also they died sealing a demon fox inside me for the sake of the village which for the next thirteen years of my life totally shunned me because of something I had no control over.
Gaara:My parents are dead. My mom died giving birth to me and everyone around me despised me because of it and my dad put a demon raccoon inside me which made me emotionally volatile and murderous and then my uncle tried to kill me which turned me into a sociopath.
Neji:My father died to protect a man who spent the next undetermined amount of time in my life torturing me into becoming the perfect servant which led me to despise my cousin who I almost wound up killing and then I died for her sake.
Tsunade:My family died in the second Shinobi War, so did my lover, which I blamed myself for.
Kakashi:My best friend died and then told me to rip out his eye and replace one of my own with it, then later I had to kill my only remaining teammate. Also my dad died.
Pein:I never knew my parents also everyone around me I love either dies or suffers terribly.
Sasori:My parents died when I was really young which sent me into an emotional downwards spiral that resulted in me turning myself into a puppet, killing my mentor and abandoning my village.
Itachi:I killed my entire family for the sake of my baby brother and let myself become a complete villain for his sake though he later used all that as an excuse to go batshit insane on us and wind up killing me out of misguided vengance.
“There’s no such thing as a painless lesson. They just don’t exist. Sacrifices are necessary. You can’t gain anything without losing something first, although if you can endure that pain and walk away from it, you’ll find that you now have a heart strong enough to overcome any obstacle. Yeah, a heart made fullmetal.”