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14th Jul '17 5:52:43 AM ecojosh1
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* In ''Series/MrBelvedere'', Wesley runs for student body president, and a kid in a wheelchair runs against him. No matter how nasty his campaign is, Wesley refuses to say anything bad about him. He eventually gets mad at Wesley for being too nice to him and tells him to treat him the way her would treat any opponent.

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* In ''Series/MrBelvedere'', Wesley runs for student body president, and a kid in a wheelchair runs against him. No matter how nasty his campaign is, Wesley refuses to say anything bad about him. He eventually gets mad at Wesley for being too nice to him and tells him to treat him the way her he would treat any opponent.
14th Jul '17 5:51:50 AM ecojosh1
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* In ''Series/MrBelvedere'', Wesley runs for student body president, and a kid in a wheelchair runs against him. No matter how nasty his campaign is, Wesley refuses to say anything bad about him. He eventually gets mad at Wesley for being too nice to him and tells him to treat him the way her would treat any opponent.
9th Jul '17 9:29:12 AM josh6243
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* ''VideoGame/SuperRobotWarsV'': If Lacus fights Embryo (only achieved at the IF Route as [[spoiler: she and a lot of women get kidnapped at the normal route]]), then Embryo yells this to Lacus when the latter feels pity at him.
3rd Jul '17 9:12:32 PM NightShade96
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Compare ThinkNothingOfIt, for when a character wants to avoid praise for admirable behavior, LeaveMeAlone, a common phrase also said by characters of this type, and BadDreams, where the character tries to hide his pain but it still comes out in his unguarded moments.

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Compare ThinkNothingOfIt, for when a character wants to avoid praise for admirable behavior, LeaveMeAlone, a common phrase also said by characters of this type, and BadDreams, where the character tries to hide his pain but it still comes out in his unguarded moments.
moments. Also compare DeclarationOfPersonalIndependence.
19th Jun '17 8:04:58 PM KnightSpark
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* ''VideoGame/Persona3'': Ken Amada doesn't want any sympathy for being an orphan, [[spoiler: he's too busy plotting revenge and plans on committing suicide afterwards because all he gets is sympathy now.]] Played for the destructive as he realizes that while he feared being alone, he exactly did just that, even though there are TrueCompanions around to help him.

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* ''VideoGame/Persona3'': Ken Amada doesn't want any sympathy for being an orphan, [[spoiler: he's too busy plotting revenge and plans on committing suicide afterwards because all he gets is sympathy now.]] Played for the destructive as he realizes that while he feared being alone, he exactly did just that, even though there are TrueCompanions [[Main TrueCompanions]] around to help him.


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* Jet from ''VideoGame/SonicRiders'' accuses Sonic of doing this when he returns the Key to Babylon Garden after defeating him in a race.
16th Jun '17 6:59:05 AM gb00393
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* ''Series/GameOfThrones'': Rickard Karstark to Catelyn, after she frees Jaime ''who had just killed Karstark's son''.
--> '''Karstark:''' I don't want your grief. I want my vengeance. And you stole it from me!
7th Jun '17 4:17:29 PM Dravencour
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* This is part of what drove [[spoiler:Griffith]] past the DespairEventHorizon and triggered the events of the Eclipse. Being treated with pity in [[spoiler:his torture ravaged state following his rescue]] by the two people who meant the most to him did probably the most to poison him against them and instill a hatred within him that would manifest in the most horrible way possible.
* Priscilla in ''Manga/{{Claymore}}''


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* In ''{{Manga/Berserk}}'', this is part of what drove [[spoiler:Griffith]] past the DespairEventHorizon and triggered the events of the Eclipse. Being treated with pity in [[spoiler:his torture ravaged state following his rescue]] by the two people who meant the most to him did probably the most to poison him against them and instill a hatred within him that would manifest in the most horrible way possible.


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* Priscilla in ''Manga/{{Claymore}}''.
7th Jun '17 4:14:44 PM Dravencour
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* This is part of what drove [[spoiler:Griffith]] past the DespairEventHorizon and triggered the events of the Eclipse. Being treated with pity in [[spoiler:his torture ravaged state following his rescue]] by the two people who meant the most to him did probably the most to poison him against them and instill a hatred within him that would manifest in the most horrible way possible.
31st May '17 4:15:38 PM wedekit
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* In ''Film/PrideAndPrejudice'' (2005), Charlotte Lucas announces she is marrying Mr. Collins (after Lizzie turned him down) and reacts this way when Elizabeth pities her:
--> '''Charlotte Lucas''': My dear Lizzy. I've come to tell you the news. Mr. Collins and I are... engaged.
--> '''Elizabeth Bennet''': To be married?
--> '''Charlotte Lucas''': Yes of course. What other kind of engaged is there?
--> ''[Lizzy gives her a look of shock and pity]''
--> '''Charlotte Lucas''': Oh, for Heaven's sake! Don't look at me like that Lizzy! There is no earthly reason why I shouldn't be as happy with him as any other... I'm twenty-seven years old, I've no money and no prospects. I'm already a burden to my parents and I'm frightened. So don't you judge me, Lizzy. Don't you ''dare'' judge me!


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* ''Literature/ASongOfIceAndFire'': Joffrey reacts this way when Sansa tries to comfort him after he has been mauled by her sister's direwolf. Cersei later states that this incident is the reason why Joffrey delights in making Sansa's life miserable: she saw him when he was weak.
16th Apr '17 2:49:00 PM nombretomado
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* In William King's TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} novel ''SpaceWolf'', when Strybjorn is injured, he snarls at Ragnar, "I don't need your help," but gets only to his knees before he starts to topple. Ragnar helps him up and to walk.

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* In William King's TabletopGame/{{Warhammer 40000}} novel ''SpaceWolf'', ''Literature/SpaceWolf'', when Strybjorn is injured, he snarls at Ragnar, "I don't need your help," but gets only to his knees before he starts to topple. Ragnar helps him up and to walk.
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