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2nd Jun '16 8:00:25 AM hullflyer
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* NoBiochemicalBarriers: Not universal, but explicitly stated to be true of Klydor specifically: It's more-or-less safe to forage in the woods, but watch out for predators.

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* NoBiochemicalBarriers: Not universal, but explicitly stated to be true of Klydor specifically: It's more-or-less safe to forage in the woods, but watch out for predators. Justified as the characters were put there to try and start a colony, and there's no point in sending people to a planet where they can't eat anything.
22nd Nov '15 9:53:24 PM FarseerLolotea
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* YouWouldntShootMe: Invoked by [[spoiler:Lamprey}} as an attempt to psych out [[spoiler:Samella when she has him at gunpoint, on the grounds that she's too much of a wimp to kill him]]. Her reply is that [[spoiler:even if she wouldn't kill him outright, she wouldn't think twice before neutralizing him as a threat by {{kneecapping}} him]].

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* YouWouldntShootMe: Invoked by [[spoiler:Lamprey}} [[spoiler:Lamprey]] as an attempt to psych out [[spoiler:Samella when she has him at gunpoint, on the grounds that she's too much of a wimp to kill him]]. Her reply is that [[spoiler:even if she wouldn't kill him outright, she wouldn't think twice before neutralizing him as a threat by {{kneecapping}} him]].
20th Nov '15 12:03:44 PM FarseerLolotea
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* EeriePaleSkinnedBrunette: Heleth—a StealthExpert with SuperSenses who's lived underground most of her life—has black hair and a complexion that's compared in ''Exiles'' to "mushrooms grown in darkness." (She's [[EmbarrassinglyPainfulSunburn rather badly sunburnt]] by ''Caves''.) ''And'' she's got [[FacialMarkings facial tattoos]].

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* EeriePaleSkinnedBrunette: Heleth—a StealthExpert with SuperSenses who's lived underground most of her life—has black hair and a complexion that's compared in ''Exiles'' to "mushrooms grown in darkness." (She's (By the beginning of ''Caves'', she's [[RealityEnsues rather badly]] [[EmbarrassinglyPainfulSunburn rather badly sunburnt]] by ''Caves''.sunburnt]].) ''And'' she's got [[FacialMarkings facial tattoos]].
17th Aug '15 2:52:11 AM FarseerLolotea
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* YouWouldntShootMe: Invoked by [[spoiler:Lamprey}} as an attempt to psych out [[spoiler:Samella when she has him at gunpoint, on the grounds that she's too much of a wimp to kill him]]. Her reply is that [[spoiler:even if she wouldn't kill him outright, she wouldn't think twice before neutralizing him as a threat by {{kneecapping}} him]].
16th Mar '15 12:54:54 AM FarseerLolotea
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* ReluctantWarrior[=/=]TechnicalPacifist: Samella is the least physical of the central cast, and seems to have a moral opposition to killing. That said, [[CombatPragmatist in a pinch]], she's not afraid to [[spoiler:threaten to [[KneeCapping put holes in someone's kneecaps]], [[AHandfulForAnEye throw dust in faces]], [[GroinAttack kick crotches]], or [[TakingYouWithMe rig an asteroid mining operation to self-destruct]] and [[BetterToDieThanBeKilled kill everyone present at her next keystroke]]. (She admits, however, that she wouldn't have had the nerve to go through with actually pushing the button)]].

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* ReluctantWarrior[=/=]TechnicalPacifist: Samella is the least physical of the central cast, and seems to have a moral opposition to killing. That said, [[CombatPragmatist in a pinch]], she's not afraid to [[spoiler:threaten to [[KneeCapping put holes in someone's kneecaps]], [[AHandfulForAnEye throw dust in faces]], [[GroinAttack kick crotches]], or [[TakingYouWithMe [[SelfDestructMechanism rig an asteroid mining operation to self-destruct]] and [[BetterToDieThanBeKilled kill everyone present present]] [[TakingYouWithMe at her next keystroke]]. (She admits, however, that she wouldn't have had the nerve to go through with actually pushing the button)]].


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* TakingYouWithMe: Invoked several times. The most epic example, however, is [[spoiler:Samella winning the day in the asteroid]].
30th Jan '15 3:41:35 PM FarseerLolotea
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* UnusualEuphemism: Heleth uses "yeck" as both the obvious expression of disgust, and as an apparent euphemism for "shit" (calling people who annoy her "yecks" and "yeck-heads" and things that she dislikes "yecky").

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* UnusualEuphemism: Heleth uses "yeck" as both the obvious expression of disgust, and as an apparent euphemism for "shit" (calling people who annoy her "yecks" and "yeck-heads" and things that she dislikes "yecky"). ''[[SirSwearsALot Often]]''.
30th Jan '15 3:40:25 PM FarseerLolotea
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* LadySwearsALot: Heleth, by [[UnusualEuphemism euphemistic]] [[GettingCrapPastTheRadar implication]].

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* LadySwearsALot: [[LadySwearsALot Lady Swears-a-Lot]]: Heleth, by [[UnusualEuphemism euphemistic]] [[GettingCrapPastTheRadar implication]].
30th Jan '15 3:39:10 PM FarseerLolotea
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* LadySwearsALot: Heleth, by [[UnusualEuphemism euphemistic]] [[GettingCrapPastTheRadar implication]].
17th Oct '14 1:34:50 PM FarseerLolotea
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* {{Tsundere}}: Heleth is a type A. She's always bickering with Jeko (and, to a lesser degree, almost everyone else), but there's the occasional implication that she doesn't outright hate him.

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* {{Tsundere}}: Heleth is a type A. four-plus Harsh type. She's always bickering with Jeko (and, to a lesser degree, almost ''almost everyone else), else''), but there's the occasional implication that she doesn't outright hate him.
28th Jul '14 5:35:46 PM FarseerLolotea
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* EeriePaleSkinnedBrunette: Heleth, who's also got [[FacialMarkings facial tattoos]].

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* EeriePaleSkinnedBrunette: Heleth, Heleth—a StealthExpert with SuperSenses who's also lived underground most of her life—has black hair and a complexion that's compared in ''Exiles'' to "mushrooms grown in darkness." (She's [[EmbarrassinglyPainfulSunburn rather badly sunburnt]] by ''Caves''.) ''And'' she's got [[FacialMarkings facial tattoos]].tattoos]].



* UnusualEuphemism: Heleth uses "yeck" as both a euphemism for (probably) "shit" and as an expression of disgust.

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* UnusualEuphemism: Heleth uses "yeck" as both a the obvious expression of disgust, and as an apparent euphemism for (probably) "shit" (calling people who annoy her "yecks" and as an expression of disgust."yeck-heads" and things that she dislikes "yecky").
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