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28th Jun '17 6:12:57 PM LinTaylor
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* It's implicit in ''Anime/DragonBallSuper'' that Zen'O, the KingOfAllCosmos, is pretty bored of being treated with effusive politeness and deference by everyone around him. He ends up befriending Goku as he seems to be the only being in the multiverse capable of treating him like a normal person.

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* It's implicit in In ''Anime/DragonBallSuper'' that Zen'O, this is implicit with Zen-Oh, the KingOfAllCosmos, is pretty bored of KingOfAllCosmos and the most powerful being treated in the ''Dragon Ball'' multiverse short of Creator/AkiraToriyama himself. Goku ends up befriending him because he's the only person to date who treats Zen-Oh with any modicum of friendliness, rather than the combination of effusive politeness and deference by pants-wetting terror he gets from practically everyone around him. He ends up befriending Goku as he seems to be the only being else in the multiverse capable of treating multiverse. In one episode Goku gives him like a normal person.cute nickname ("Zen-chan"), which delights him; when his handlers get angry over Goku's impertinence, he tells them "Knock it off or I'll destroy you".
18th Jun '17 9:43:31 AM nombretomado
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* WaltDisney hated being called "Mr. Disney". Occasionally when he was referred to as such, he'd say something along the lines of "Please, call me Walt. The only Mr. at the Disney Studios is our lawyer, Mr. Lessing."

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* WaltDisney Creator/WaltDisney hated being called "Mr. Disney". Occasionally when he was referred to as such, he'd say something along the lines of "Please, call me Walt. The only Mr. at the Disney Studios is our lawyer, Mr. Lessing."
24th May '17 6:18:27 AM newsguy95
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* At the beginning of ''Series/DesignatedSurvivor'' newly-minted FLOTUS Alex Kirkman tries to get Seth to call her by her first name; but he politely declines, pointing out that she is now the First Lady of the United States and that such familiarity is simply unacceptable.
4th May '17 2:58:50 AM JackG
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** Brienne doesn't like being reminded she's a highborn lady by being called "Lady" Brienne. She claims, "Brienne is enough," and even prefers to bow rather than curtsy.
** Arya doesn't like being called "milady" due to her discomfort with being a ProperLady and even shoves Gendry to the ground when he teases her about it.

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** Brienne [[ActionGirl Brienne]] doesn't like being reminded she's a highborn lady by being called "Lady" Brienne. She claims, "Brienne is enough," and even prefers to bow rather than curtsy.
curtsy. This causes some confusion to her squire, as he can't call her Ser either, as she's not a man yet wears a knight's armor.
** Arya doesn't like being called "milady" due to her discomfort with being a ProperLady and even shoves Gendry to the ground when he teases her about it. Though as she's [[SweetPollyOliver disguised as a boy at the time]], there's a practical reason as well.
24th Apr '17 12:11:02 PM gb00393
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** Brienne doesn't like being reminded she's a highborn lady. She claims, "Brienne is enough," and even prefers to bow rather than curtsy.

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** Brienne doesn't like being reminded she's a highborn lady.lady by being called "Lady" Brienne. She claims, "Brienne is enough," and even prefers to bow rather than curtsy.
12th Apr '17 2:22:51 PM chicagomel
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* Han Solo was like this in ''Literature/StarWarsLegends''. He'd get addressed as General Solo thanks to his rank in the rebellion, but he didn't like it. He always thought it was too stuffy and high and mighty and preferred to just be called Captain, like he always had been before.
12th Apr '17 12:57:51 PM Derkhan
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* In the novella ''Literature/ATasteOfHoney'', Perfecta asks Aqib to not think of the Ashëans as gods, but rather as either plain Ashëans or 'children of the Tower Ashê', as they are not gods, but only their descendants.
10th Apr '17 1:12:40 PM gb00393
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** Arya doesn't like being called "milady" and even shoves Gendry to the ground when he teases her about it.

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** Arya doesn't like being called "milady" due to her discomfort with being a ProperLady and even shoves Gendry to the ground when he teases her about it.
22nd Feb '17 1:40:23 PM ChaoticNovelist
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*''Literature/JourneyToChaos'': Princess (and later, Queen), Kasile is a restricted case. She doesn't like it when her confidant uses titles (Eric usually does it to tease her) and is trying ''really'' hard to get her boyfriend to stop it. By the time of ''Literature/ManaMutationMenace'', she's convinced him to drop from "Your Majesty" to "Lady Kasile".
20th Feb '17 5:24:33 AM Gaby007
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* In ''Fanfic/TheDifferenceOneManCanMake'', Harry feels quite uncomfortable with titles and firmly corrects his Southron guests when they try to call him "my lord".
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