History Literature / TheCallOfTheWild

26th Mar '18 6:01:46 PM Wildstar93
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** God have mercy on your soul if you hurt John Thornton in front of Buck. He will ''tear you to pieces!''

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** God have mercy on your soul if you hurt John Thornton in front of Buck. He will ''tear you to pieces!''Buck, as evidenced by Black Burton and the Yeehats.



** Buck in turn saves him twice in return. Black Burton punches John once...and is rewarded by a torn throat from Buck. And John falls into a fast-moving river...and Buck jumps into the water to save him.

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** Buck in turn saves him twice in return. One time, a brute named Black Burton punches John once...and is for trying to be a peacekeeper in a fight only to be rewarded by a torn throat from Buck. And A little while later, John falls into a fast-moving river...river, and Buck jumps into the water to save him.



* CoolOldGuy: Sol-leks is mentioned to be old and hates being approached by his blind side. When it comes to pulling the sled, he is very dedicated to his job, a way of thinking he has in common with Dave.



* TookALevelInBadass: Buck goes from a pampered pooch to a LivingLegend.

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* TookALevelInBadass: Buck goes from a pampered pooch to a LivingLegend.LivingLegend in the north.
23rd Mar '18 5:33:55 PM mariovsonic999
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* SledDogsThroughTheSnow: Buck started out as a sled dog in the Klondike Gold Rush, before escaping into the wild.
8th Mar '18 10:53:42 PM RisefromYourGrave
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* An animated film coming out in 2019 directed by Creator/ChrisSanders (''Disney/LiloAndStitch'', ''WesternAnimation/HowToTrainYourDragon'', ''WesternAnimation/TheCroods'').
7th Mar '18 3:50:41 PM nombretomado
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* An anime film adaptation in the 1980s by ToeiAnimation

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* An anime film adaptation in the 1980s by ToeiAnimationCreator/ToeiAnimation
4th Dec '17 1:50:08 PM Pichu-kun
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* A family-friendly PG-rated film called ''Call of the Wild in Digital Real-D 3D'', which failed at the box office

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* A family-friendly PG-rated film called ''Call of the Wild in Digital Real-D 3D'', which failed at the box officeoffice.



* NoHoldsBarredBeatdown: Buck slaughters almost every Indian in the village after they [[spoiler:kill John Thornton and his companions]]. In fact, he was so angry that he dodged every arrow and made the hunter kill each other by accident.

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* NoHoldsBarredBeatdown: NoHoldsBarredBeatdown:
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Buck slaughters almost every Indian in the village after they [[spoiler:kill John Thornton and his companions]]. In fact, he was so angry that he dodged every arrow and made the hunter kill each other by accident.


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* StrayAnimalStory: ''Call of the Wild'' is most likely the UrExample. It's about a dog named Buck who escapes into the wild.
29th Jul '17 10:53:24 AM ImperialMajestyXO
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* TookALevelInBadass: Buck goes from a pampered pooch to a LivingLegend.
29th Jul '17 10:51:24 AM ImperialMajestyXO
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* ThePowerOfLove: Buck's relationship with John Thornton.

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* ThePowerOfLove: Buck's relationship with John Thornton. It enables him to accomplish some awesome things.
26th May '17 2:06:36 AM Boggs
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* {{Foreshadowing}}: When Buck comes upon an elk late in the story, he notices that it his an arrow sticking in it's body. [[spoiler: This is the only hint at all that there are in fact Indians in the area.]]

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* {{Foreshadowing}}: When Buck comes upon an elk late in the story, he notices that it his has an arrow sticking in it's body. [[spoiler: This is the only hint at all that there are in fact Indians in the area.]]
26th May '17 2:05:41 AM Boggs
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* {{Foreshadowing}}: When Buck comes upon an elk late in the story, he notices that it his an arrow sticking in it's body. [[spoiler: This is the only hint at all that there are in fact Indians in the area.]]
10th May '17 8:30:07 AM Chariset
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* HanlonsRazor: Hal, Charles, and Mercedes are merely ignorant, not malicious. However, they ultimately cause more misery and harm to Buck and his team than any of his former owners.



* KickTheDog: Starve the dog, shun the dog, bite the dog...

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* KickTheDog: Starve the dog, shun overwork the dog, bite beat the dog...


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* TheLoad: Merecedes stands out, even compared to her idiot companions, for sheer uselessness. She also insists on riding the sled, becoming this trope in the literal sense.


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** This is also the way of a dog fight. When two dogs fight, the other dogs circle around and then collapse on whichever dog goes down first.


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* UndyingLoyalty: Buck to John Thornton. He's so loyal that he obeys an order to jump off a cliff, just because John said it (John grabs him in time).
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