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12th Jul '16 1:26:52 PM Willbyr
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* Tigre in ''LightNovel/MadanNoOuToVanadis'' was in so much awe of seeing the ocean for the first time that he was just wordlessly standing there for 30 whole minutes just admiring it.

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* Tigre in ''LightNovel/MadanNoOuToVanadis'' ''LightNovel/LordMarksmanAndVanadis'' was in so much awe of seeing the ocean for the first time that he was just wordlessly standing there for 30 whole minutes just admiring it.
10th May '16 1:01:52 PM Paranoia
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* This is a major theme in ''Manga/AttackOnTitan'', where humanity only managed to escape extinction at the hands of the Titans, a race of man-eating giants by hiding within skyscraper-sized walls. In their childhood, the main characters managed to find a rare book that spoke about the ocean, and oneseparate deity, and own brother of Jove? Surely all this is not without meaning."

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* This is a major theme in ''Manga/AttackOnTitan'', where humanity only managed to escape extinction at the hands of the Titans, a race of man-eating giants by hiding within skyscraper-sized walls. In their childhood, the main characters managed to find a rare book that spoke about the ocean, and oneseparate one separate deity, and own brother of Jove? Surely all this is not without meaning."



* The first chapter of ''Literature/MobyDick'' is largely a speculation on the fascination for the sea: "Why is almost every robust healthy boy with a robust healthy soul in him, at some time or other crazy to go to sea? Why upon your first voyage as a passenger, did you yourself feel such a mystical vibration, when first told that you and your ship were now out of sight of land? Why did the old Persians hold the sea holy? Why did the Greeks give it a a number of the ''{{Redwall}}'' books. ''High Rhulian'', ''Legend of Luke'' and ''Pearls of Lutra'' probably make the most of it. Also used by the same author in the ''Castaways'' trilogy. Pirates, Greek sailors, slaves and monks in ''The Angels Command and Voyage of Slaves'' all have their share of ocean gazing moments. [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]], Ben and Ned have a special relationship with the brine too.

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* The first chapter of ''Literature/MobyDick'' is largely a speculation on the fascination for the sea: "Why is almost every robust healthy boy with a robust healthy soul in him, at some time or other crazy to go to sea? Why upon your first voyage as a passenger, did you yourself feel such a mystical vibration, when first told that you and your ship were now out of sight of land? Why did the old Persians hold the sea holy? Why did the Greeks give it a a a
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number of the ''{{Redwall}}'' books. ''High Rhulian'', ''Legend of Luke'' and ''Pearls of Lutra'' probably make the most of it. it.
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Also used by the same author in the ''Castaways'' trilogy. Pirates, Greek sailors, slaves and monks in ''The Angels Command and Voyage of Slaves'' all have their share of ocean gazing moments. [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]], Ben and Ned have a special relationship with the brine too.
1st Apr '16 10:16:23 AM Willbyr
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* The BeachEpisode in ''GurrenLagann'' started like this.

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* The BeachEpisode in ''GurrenLagann'' ''Anime/TengenToppaGurrenLagann'' started like this.
5th Feb '16 1:43:44 PM molokai198
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* In ''Literature/WarriorCatsTheNewProphecy'', the four [[TheChosenOne chosen ones]] and their two [[TheUnchosenOne]] partners set out to see the ocean to fulfill their prophecy. They are all impressed when they finally get there.

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* In ''Literature/WarriorCatsTheNewProphecy'', the four [[TheChosenOne chosen ones]] and their two [[TheUnchosenOne]] partners [[TheUnchosenOne partners]] set out to see the ocean to fulfill their prophecy. They are all impressed when they finally get there.
5th Feb '16 1:42:53 PM molokai198
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* In ''Literature/WarriorsTheNewProphecy'', the four [[TheChosenOne chosen ones]] and their two [[TheUnchosenOne]] partners set out to see the ocean to fulfill their prophecy. They are all impressed when they finally get there.

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* In ''Literature/WarriorsTheNewProphecy'', ''Literature/WarriorCatsTheNewProphecy'', the four [[TheChosenOne chosen ones]] and their two [[TheUnchosenOne]] partners set out to see the ocean to fulfill their prophecy. They are all impressed when they finally get there.
5th Feb '16 1:42:37 PM molokai198
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* This is a major theme in ''Manga/AttackOnTitan'', where humanity only managed to escape extinction at the hands of the Titans, a race of man-eating giants by hiding within skyscraper-sized walls. In their childhood, the main characters managed to find a rare book that spoke about the ocean, and one of their dreams is to defeat the titans so that they can see the ocean for themselves.

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* This is a major theme in ''Manga/AttackOnTitan'', where humanity only managed to escape extinction at the hands of the Titans, a race of man-eating giants by hiding within skyscraper-sized walls. In their childhood, the main characters managed to find a rare book that spoke about the ocean, and one oneseparate deity, and own brother of Jove? Surely all this is not without meaning."
* Brian Jacques uses this in
of their dreams is to defeat the titans so that they can see the ocean for themselves.



* The first chapter of ''Literature/MobyDick'' is largely a speculation on the fascination for the sea: "Why is almost every robust healthy boy with a robust healthy soul in him, at some time or other crazy to go to sea? Why upon your first voyage as a passenger, did you yourself feel such a mystical vibration, when first told that you and your ship were now out of sight of land? Why did the old Persians hold the sea holy? Why did the Greeks give it a separate deity, and own brother of Jove? Surely all this is not without meaning."
* Brian Jacques uses this in a number of the ''{{Redwall}}'' books. ''High Rhulian'', ''Legend of Luke'' and ''Pearls of Lutra'' probably make the most of it. Also used by the same author in the ''Castaways'' trilogy. Pirates, Greek sailors, slaves and monks in ''The Angels Command and Voyage of Slaves'' all have their share of ocean gazing moments. [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]], Ben and Ned have a special relationship with the brine too.

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* The first chapter of ''Literature/MobyDick'' is largely a speculation on the fascination for the sea: "Why is almost every robust healthy boy with a robust healthy soul in him, at some time or other crazy to go to sea? Why upon your first voyage as a passenger, did you yourself feel such a mystical vibration, when first told that you and your ship were now out of sight of land? Why did the old Persians hold the sea holy? Why did the Greeks give it a separate deity, and own brother of Jove? Surely all this is not without meaning."
* Brian Jacques uses this in
a number of the ''{{Redwall}}'' books. ''High Rhulian'', ''Legend of Luke'' and ''Pearls of Lutra'' probably make the most of it. Also used by the same author in the ''Castaways'' trilogy. Pirates, Greek sailors, slaves and monks in ''The Angels Command and Voyage of Slaves'' all have their share of ocean gazing moments. [[SubvertedTrope Subverted]], Ben and Ned have a special relationship with the brine too.




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* In ''Literature/WarriorsTheNewProphecy'', the four [[TheChosenOne chosen ones]] and their two [[TheUnchosenOne]] partners set out to see the ocean to fulfill their prophecy. They are all impressed when they finally get there.
19th Dec '15 2:41:26 PM Adept
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* True for [[{{expy}} Kenshin]] in ''{{Half Prince}}'', even though Kenshin, being an NPC, hasn't even heard of the concept of the ocean, and the ocean he stares longingly at once he finally gets there isn't real.

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* True for [[{{expy}} Kenshin]] in ''{{Half Prince}}'', ''Literature/HalfPrince'', even though Kenshin, being an NPC, hasn't even heard of the concept of the ocean, and the ocean he stares longingly at once he finally gets there isn't real.
22nd Oct '15 1:56:42 AM jormis29
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* Used in the movie ''Film/PlagueDogs''. Todd is the first to decribe the ocean's vastness and Sniffer is the most enthusiastic to get to coast.

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* Used in the movie ''Film/PlagueDogs''. Todd ''Film/ThePlagueDogs''. Tod is the first to decribe the ocean's vastness and Sniffer is the most enthusiastic to get to coast.
21st Oct '15 10:27:44 AM Willbyr
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* ''KanaLittleSister'': "Today, I saw the ocean. I'm not afraid any more."

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* ''KanaLittleSister'': ''VisualNovel/KanaLittleSister'': "Today, I saw the ocean. I'm not afraid any more.""
21st Aug '15 10:09:58 PM DragonQuestZ
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Can overlap with SceneryPorn. Often found on the BeachEpisode.

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Can overlap with SceneryPorn.SceneryPorn, and WatchingTheSunset. Often found on the BeachEpisode.
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