History Main / CallToAgriculture

7th Feb '16 10:11:09 AM nombretomado
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* ''Film/{{Braveheart}}'' starts with the hero choosing this trope: After his father's death and a TimeSkip, the now-adult William Wallace returns to Scotland after several years fighting in TheCrusades, heartily sick of war and with [[RefusalOfTheCall no interest in being drawn into talk of rebellion]]. He sticks to this proclamation until [[TheCallKnowsWhereYouLive English soldiers murder]] [[ItsPersonal his wife.]]
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* ''Film/{{Braveheart}}'' starts with the hero choosing this trope: After his father's death and a TimeSkip, the now-adult William Wallace returns to Scotland after several years fighting in TheCrusades, UsefulNotes/TheCrusades, heartily sick of war and with [[RefusalOfTheCall no interest in being drawn into talk of rebellion]]. He sticks to this proclamation until [[TheCallKnowsWhereYouLive English soldiers murder]] [[ItsPersonal his wife.]]
18th Jan '16 4:18:16 PM Gancena
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* Jax in ''VideoGame/MortalKombatX'', after [[spoiler:being restored from his revenant form.]] He ultimately returns to the battlefield when Sonya asks for his help.
13th Jan '16 12:14:43 PM zarpaulus
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* Subverted in the ''Literature/HammersSlammers'' novel ''The Sharp End''. A Slammers' combat driver plans to return to his hometown and buy a farm after retiring, but when he gets back there he remembers how horrible the place was, gets a "job" training enforcers for one of the planet's drug cartels, and spends most of his time in a drugged-out stupor.
7th Jan '16 8:26:05 AM mrponeis
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* After the events that ended the first season, that's what happened with the heroines in ''Anime/Milkyholmes'' and truth be told it was a very succesful farm indeed. Even if Henriette Mystere owner of the land wasn´t very pleased...
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* After the events that ended the first season, that's what happened with the heroines in ''Anime/Milkyholmes'' [[Anime/TanteiOperaMilkyHolmes Milky Holmes]] and truth be told it was a very succesful farm indeed. Even if Henriette Mystere owner of the land wasn´t very pleased...
7th Jan '16 8:23:46 AM mrponeis
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* After the events that ended the first season, that's what happened with the heroines in ''Anime/Milkyholmes'' and truth be told it was a very succesful farm indeed. Even if Henriette Mystere owner of the land wasn´t very pleased...
2nd Jan '16 1:51:10 AM RocketPuncher
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* ''Fanfic/AdviceAndTrust'': Kaji gardens and grows watermelons because he wants to make something he likes before dying since he thinks the world is ending. In chapter 8 he and Misato drag the pilots down to his watermelong garden and the kids spend some while gardening and weeding.
17th Dec '15 11:08:53 PM IndirectActiveTransport
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* In ''Manga/DragonBall: Yo! Son Goku and His Friends Return!!'', Goku is seen tending to a radish farm.
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* In ''Manga/DragonBall: Yo! Son Goku and His Friends Return!!'', Anime/YoSonGokuAndHisFriendsReturn'', Goku is seen tending to a radish farm.
15th Dec '15 2:19:52 PM margdean56
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* Ward of ''Literature/{{Hurog}}'' whenever he has free time, works on fixing the agricultural problems of his country. This ''is'' what the people life off, after all.
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* Ward of ''Literature/{{Hurog}}'' whenever he has free time, works on fixing the agricultural problems of his country. This ''is'' what the people life live off, after all.

* Detective Seargent Cuff from ''Literature/TheMoonstone'' by Creator/WilkieCollins retires to cultivate roses.
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* Detective Seargent Sergeant Cuff from ''Literature/TheMoonstone'' by Creator/WilkieCollins retires to cultivate roses.

* Literature/ArseneLupin however retired to Garden for the Kaiser. And be the ManBehindTheMan of Germany.
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* Literature/ArseneLupin however Literature/ArseneLupin, however, retired to Garden for the Kaiser. And be the ManBehindTheMan of Germany.

* In Franchise/StarWarsExpandedUniverse - specifically the ''Literature/HandOfThrawn'' Duology - it is revealed that [[spoiler: Baron Fel was chosen to be the template for clones]] specifically to invoke this trope, so they would fight to defend their homes.
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* In Franchise/StarWarsExpandedUniverse - -- specifically the ''Literature/HandOfThrawn'' Duology - -- it is revealed that [[spoiler: Baron Fel was chosen to be the template for clones]] specifically to invoke this trope, so they would fight to defend their homes.

** Beldin too, though he doesn't become a farmer. After several millenia of spying on the enemy, he and his partner become (presumably immortal) hawks and fly off, never to be seen again. * Sword of ''Literature/TheAnnalsOfTheChosen'' spends a great deak of his adventures wishing he was back in [[{{Arcadia}} Mad Oak]] growing barley and beans.
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** Beldin too, though he doesn't become a farmer. After several millenia millennia of spying on the enemy, he and his partner become (presumably immortal) hawks and fly off, never to be seen again. * Sword of ''Literature/TheAnnalsOfTheChosen'' spends a great deak deal of his adventures wishing he was back in [[{{Arcadia}} Mad Oak]] growing barley and beans.
13th Nov '15 4:40:25 AM Kitch
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* At the end of ''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|2003}}'', [[spoiler: Baltar and Six plan some cultivation on the new Earth]]. [[TearJerker His father was a farmer you know.]]
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* At the end of ''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|2003}}'', [[spoiler: Baltar and Caprica Six plan some cultivation on the new Earth]]. [[TearJerker [[TearJerker/BattlestarGalactica2003 His father was a farmer farmer, you know.]]
12th Nov '15 6:37:41 AM Derkhan
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* PlayedForLaughs in the ''Literature/MalazanBookOfTheFallen''. Two demon princes summoned in the fifth volume to serve as bodyguards for the Tiste Edur Emperor set up shop on a farm in the [[Literature/ReapersGale seventh volume]]. They just want a peaceful farm life. However, the neighbours run away in terror.
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