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22nd Aug '16 3:17:27 PM beingamna
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* ''Series/The100'': Clarke Griffin does this in [[{{Recap/The100S03E02}} Wanheda Part Two]] when she has been kidnapped by Roan (who is seemingly taking her to her death) and Bellamy comes to rescue her but is captured by Roan himself. Roan puts a knife to Bellamy's throat and is about to kill him when Clarke pleads for Bellamy's life by offering to go silently. Roan agrees to the deal and lets Bellamy live, though he does knock Bellamy out.

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* ''Series/The100'': Clarke Griffin does this in [[{{Recap/The100S03E02}} Wanheda Part Two]] when she has been kidnapped by Roan (who is seemingly taking her to her death) and Bellamy comes to rescue her but is captured by Roan himself. Roan puts a knife to Bellamy's throat and is about to kill him when Clarke pleads for Bellamy's life by offering to go silently.with Roan without resistance. Roan agrees to the deal and lets Bellamy live, though he does knock Bellamy out.
22nd Aug '16 3:14:51 PM beingamna
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* ''Series/The100'': Clarke Griffin does this in [[{{Recap/The100S03E02}} Wanheda Part Two]] when she has been kidnapped by Roan (who is seemingly taking her to her death) and Bellamy comes to save her but is captured by Roan instead. Roan puts a knife to Bellamy's throat and is about to kill him when Clarke stops him and pleads, "No, please. Please stop! I'll do anything! I'll stop fighting. Just please don't kill him!" Roan contemplates for a second and then agrees to the deal and lets Bellamy live, though he does knock Bellamy out.

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* ''Series/The100'': Clarke Griffin does this in [[{{Recap/The100S03E02}} Wanheda Part Two]] when she has been kidnapped by Roan (who is seemingly taking her to her death) and Bellamy comes to save rescue her but is captured by Roan instead. himself. Roan puts a knife to Bellamy's throat and is about to kill him when Clarke stops him pleads for Bellamy's life by offering to go silently. Roan agrees to the deal and pleads, lets Bellamy live, though he does knock Bellamy out.
--> Clarke:
"No, please. Please stop! don't! I'll do anything! I'll stop fighting. Just please don't kill him!" Roan contemplates for a second and then agrees to the deal and lets Bellamy live, though he does knock Bellamy out.him!"
22nd Aug '16 2:54:58 PM beingamna
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* ''Series/The100'': Clarke Griffin does this in [[{{Recap/The100S03E02}} Wanheda Part Two]] when she has been kidnapped by Roan (who is seemingly taking her to her death) and Bellamy comes to save her but is captured by Roan instead. Roan puts a knife to Bellamy's throat and is about to kill him when Clarke stops him and pleads, "No, please. Please stop! I'll do anything! I'll stop fighting. Just please don't kill him!" Roan contemplates for a second and then agrees to the deal and lets Bellamy live, though he does knock Bellamy out.
11th Jul '16 6:56:45 PM Ebrbfureh
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A stock phrase and a sentiment. The usual response is, "''Anything???''" A character, usually a sympathetic one, is all out begging another for a favor - or to be spared a cruelty.

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A stock phrase and a sentiment. The usual response is, "''Anything???''" A character, usually a sympathetic one, is all out begging another for a favor - or favor--or to be spared a cruelty.



* In ''Anime/YuGiOhGX'', the mercenary duelist Titan becomes trapped in a hellish dimension after losing a Shadow Duel to Judai. After he makes this plea, [[BigBad Kagemaru]] hears him, rescues him, and gives him supernatural powers as a member of the Seven Stars. (Unfortunately for Titan, he later loses to Asuka - after making a HannibalLecture that she refuses to believe - and is banished back to the place. He isn't seen again.)

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* In ''Anime/YuGiOhGX'', the mercenary duelist Titan becomes trapped in a hellish dimension after losing a Shadow Duel to Judai. After he makes this plea, [[BigBad Kagemaru]] hears him, rescues him, and gives him supernatural powers as a member of the Seven Stars. (Unfortunately for Titan, he later loses to Asuka - after Asuka--after making a HannibalLecture that she refuses to believe - and believe--and is banished back to the place. He isn't seen again.)



* In the Life Action TV show of ''Manga/{{Jin}}'', Kyotaro, a samurai, privately begs actor Sawamura for money and declares he would do anything (though not with the exact words.) Sawamura tells him to "partake in a show" - that show being to prostrate himself before Sawamura in the streets and publically plead, which Kyotaro does.

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* In the Life Action TV show of ''Manga/{{Jin}}'', Kyotaro, a samurai, privately begs actor Sawamura for money and declares he would do anything (though not with the exact words.) Sawamura tells him to "partake in a show" - that show"--that show being to prostrate himself before Sawamura in the streets and publically plead, which Kyotaro does.
8th Jul '16 12:32:54 PM Nintendoman01
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* ''FanFic/RosarioVampireBrightestDarkness Act II'': In chapter 21, Mizore pleads with Miyabi to spare her mother's life using this trope, to which Miyabi forces her to have sex with him in exchange for her mother's life; it's made that much worse by the fact that Miyabi was Mizore's [[VirginTension first]]. Immediately after doing so, once Mizore is out of earshot, Miyabi goes back on his word and personally orders Tsurara's execution to [[MakeAnExampleOfThem set an example to anyone who dares disobey Fairy Tale]], and mocking Mizore for being foolish enough to believe him.
26th May '16 6:37:56 PM BB8ForPresident
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* ''Series/StargateAtlantis'': John Sheppard offers this to his arch-enemy Koyla, when Koyla threatens to shoot John's commander and close friend [[{{ShipTease}} Elizabeth.]] Notable because only minutes before Sheppard was blithey baiting Koyla and taking down his men, despite Koyla having the city under his control. The moment he directly threatened Elizabeth, John lost it and switched to outright begging.
--> Koyla: "Say goodbye to Doctor Weir."
--> John: "Kolya?! Kolya?! I'll give you a ship! I'll fly it out of here for you myself! KOLYA!!"
3rd May '16 10:11:29 PM Adept
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* Jesse does this to his foster dad in ''FreeWilly'', when he's begging him to help save the whale.

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* Jesse does this to his foster dad in ''FreeWilly'', ''Film/FreeWilly'', when he's begging him to help save the whale.
2nd May '16 2:46:04 PM emeriin
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* WebVideo/TheNostalgiaCritic does this in the [[WesternAnimation/TomAndJerryTheMovie Tom and Jerry]] movie review, where he ''really'' doesn't want to [[FelonyMisdemeanor listen to another song]].

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does this in the [[WesternAnimation/TomAndJerryTheMovie Tom and Jerry]] movie review, where he ''really'' doesn't want to [[FelonyMisdemeanor listen to another song]].


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** More seriously in one of Hyper's post-kidnapping vlogs, as he tiredly asks her if he does what she wants will she leave him be. The answer's no.
2nd May '16 2:35:13 PM Monsund
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* ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'': Kuno has a wish granting sword and Ranma (female) offers to do "anything" if he uses the wish for her. Ranma of course intends to first get the wish and so become permanently male before paying up- thus being safe from any shenanigans- but Kuno asks for a kiss first. Ranma [[FateWorseThanDeath just can't do it]].

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* ''Manga/RanmaOneHalf'': Tatewaki Kuno has a wish granting sword and Ranma (female) offers to do "anything" if he uses the wish for her. Ranma of course intends to first get the wish and so become permanently male before paying up- thus being safe from any shenanigans- but Kuno asks for a kiss first. Ranma [[FateWorseThanDeath [[AlmostKiss just can't do it]].it]].
** In a storyline involving the malicious Cheerleader, Mariko Konjo, she offers Kuno the chance to do anything with her. Kuno thinks about it, and simply [[FaceDoodling doodles on her]] angering all the [[AllMenArePerverts school boys]] who were hoping he'd do something perverted.



* A significant plot point in ''[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/4876578/1/I_Want_a_Refund I Want a Refund]]''. This [[PlayingWithATrope trope is played]] with quite a bit. To elaborate, it is Invoked in an Inverted form, Subverted, Double Subverted, Triple Subverted, and then [[ZigZaggingTrope Subverted again]].

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* A significant plot point in ''[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/4876578/1/I_Want_a_Refund I Want a Refund]]''. This [[PlayingWithATrope trope is played]] with quite a bit. Nabiki promises she'll do anything for the boy who defeats Kuno. To elaborate, it is Invoked in an Inverted form, Subverted, Double Subverted, Triple Subverted, and then [[ZigZaggingTrope Subverted again]].
2nd May '16 2:18:39 PM eroock
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Compare DealWithTheDevil, in which this is often Satan's cue. AnythingButThat often follows this trope when the demand made of the character is the one thing they never want to do. May be followed by ImThinkingItOver.

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Compare DealWithTheDevil, in which this is often Satan's cue. AnythingButThat often follows this trope when the demand made of the character is the one thing they never want to do. May be followed by ImThinkingItOver. Compare VillainsWantMercy.
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