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2nd May '16 2:19:49 PM roxana
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* HiddenDepths: Mort, who turns out to have both more grit and more magical talent than Harry ever suspected.

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* HiddenDepths: Mort, who turns out to have both more grit and more magical talent than Harry ever suspected. Possibly more of the former than ''Mort'' ever suspected.
25th Sep '15 6:06:02 PM isoycrazy
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-->'''Daniel:'''Come here. I'll give you this one.

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-->'''Daniel:'''Come -->'''Daniel:''' Come here. I'll give you this one.



* BotheringByTheBook: Harry threatens to do this to [[spoiler:Mab]] if he even suspects that [[spoiler:she]] has messed with his mind in any way. He will follow [[spoiler:her]] orders exactly, showing zero initiative, forcing [[spoiler:Mab]] to manage every detail of his missions.

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* BotheringByTheBook: Harry threatens to do this to [[spoiler:Mab]] [[spoiler:Queen Mab]] if he even suspects that [[spoiler:she]] [[spoiler:she has messed with his mind in any way. way]]. He will follow [[spoiler:her]] the orders exactly, showing zero initiative, forcing [[spoiler:Mab]] the person to manage every detail of his missions.



** When Harry speaks with [[spoiler:ArchangelUriel]] about this matter, Harry asks him if there was some rule forbidding straight and simple answers. The respondent states there are, in fact, several rules keeping him from giving answers.

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** When Harry speaks with [[spoiler:ArchangelUriel]] [[spoiler:Archangel Uriel]] about this matter, Harry asks him if there was some rule forbidding straight and simple answers. The respondent states there are, in fact, several rules keeping him from giving answers.



* TrustPassword: Besides the above mentioned questions to Harry to prove himself, Harry tells [[spoiler:Fitz the homeless teen]] to Nicholas Christian. He has the person repeat a moment from his and Harry's past to get Nicholas' help.

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* TrustPassword: Besides the above mentioned questions to Harry to prove himself, Harry tells [[spoiler:Fitz the homeless teen]] to Nicholas Christian. He Harry has the person repeat a moment from his Nick and Harry's past to get Nicholas' help.


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* UnbrokenVigil: The ending reveals [[spoiler:Mab and Demonreach have been doing this to Harry while his soul is away. It is necessary as they are helping sustain Harry's body until he can return to it. The months sitting there have left Mab with a thin body described akin to a cadaver]].
16th Sep '15 10:03:14 AM Morgenthaler
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* MustBeInvited: Harry repeatedly required a direct invitation from owners of homes, like Karrin, to enter their domicile. [[spoiler:The fact the Big Hoods sleep and live in Corpsetaker's base gives it a significant threshold. It is potent enough that Murphy must gently coerce one of the mind-addled Big Hoods to invite Molly and Harry through]].



* VampireInvitation: Harry repeatedly required a direct invitation from owners of homes, like Karrin, to enter their domicile. [[spoiler:The fact the Big Hoods sleep and live in Corpsetaker's base gives it a significant threshold. It is potent enough that Murphy must gently coerce one of the mind-addled Big Hoods to invite Molly and Harry through]].
27th Aug '15 9:28:27 AM Milarqui
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* FlatWhat: [[spoiler:[[EldritchAbomination He Who Walks Behind]]'s answer to

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* FlatWhat: [[spoiler:[[EldritchAbomination He Who Walks Behind]]'s answer to Harry's mocking.]]
5th Aug '15 9:09:08 AM Milarqui
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* FlatWhat: [[spoiler:[[EldritchAbomination He Who Walks Behind]]'s answer to
---> [[spoiler:'''He Who Walks Behind''']]: Pathetic. Whimpering, mewling thing. Useless.\\
'''Harry Dresden (in a Peewee Herman impersonation)''': I know you are, but what am I?\\
[[spoiler:'''He Who Walks Behind''']] (slightly stunned): What?
* {{Foreshadowing}}: An Einherjaren asks Butters when he's going to "get in the ring and train like a man". Butters replies [[spoiler:"About five minutes after I get a functional lightsaber."]]



* {{Foreshadowing}}: An Einherjaren asks Butters when he's going to "get in the ring and train like a man". Butters replies [[spoiler:"About five minutes after I get a functional lightsaber."]]
5th Aug '15 6:35:58 AM Milarqui
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* SomethingOnlyTheyWouldSay: Murphy does not believe Mortimer when he says Harry's shade is following him... until Mortimer makes references to things only Harry and her would know about.
20th Jul '15 4:35:15 PM elemt
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* CombatPragmatist: Harry as usual, taking the Grey Ghost's repeated attempts to gloat as opportunities to blast her. [[spoiler: It turns out the she, having met Harry before and knowing he's the type to always take a cheap shot when one is available, is doing this on purpose. She can tank his attacks, but he doesn't have the memories to keep throwing them.]]
26th May '15 8:50:17 AM MrDeath
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** Butters [[spoiler:paid off the medical technicians to not look too much into the explanation of Aristides' defeat and injuries]].
25th May '15 8:05:14 AM AuraGuardian
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** Molly tells Harry [[spoiler:she saw a Fomor servant paying off a cop to look the other way when he was carrying a duffel bag filled withat least one child]].

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** Molly tells Harry [[spoiler:she saw a Fomor servant paying off a cop to look the other way when he was carrying a duffel bag filled withat with at least one child]].
25th May '15 7:47:34 AM isoycrazy
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** Near the climax, Harry comes to realize [[spoiler:hos ghost body isn't wearing his mother's pendant, which is odd since he manifested his duster and clothes]]. He lampshades this.

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** Near the climax, Harry comes to realize [[spoiler:hos [[spoiler:his ghost body isn't wearing his mother's pendant, which is odd since he manifested his duster and clothes]]. He lampshades this.


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** Harry didn't consider [[spoiler:Mort was protecting the crazy ghosts from the Corpsetaker, to prevent her from consuming them, and now Harry just brought them to her]].
* DirtyCop: Good and bad variants.
** Molly tells Harry [[spoiler:she saw a Fomor servant paying off a cop to look the other way when he was carrying a duffel bag filled withat least one child]].
** Butters [[spoiler:paid off the medical technicians to not look too much into the explanation of Aristides' defeat and injuries]].
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