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28th May '16 7:40:05 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* ''MahouSenseiNegima'' has this with Negi wanting to become a Magister Magi like his father, and, like his father, ends up becoming a world-saving action hero in the process. Only time will tell if he starts picking up on his mother's role[[note]]ruling monarch of the largest kingdom on Mars[[/note]] after things cool down.

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* ''MahouSenseiNegima'' ''Manga/MahouSenseiNegima'' has this with Negi wanting to become a Magister Magi like his father, and, like his father, ends up becoming a world-saving action hero in the process. Only time will tell if he starts picking up on his mother's role[[note]]ruling monarch of the largest kingdom on Mars[[/note]] after things cool down.
19th Feb '16 1:32:36 PM Zephyr7
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* Ruby in ''WebAnimation/{{RWBY}}'' aspires to be a huntress like her parents, especially her deceased mother who was a full-time huntress, compared to her dad who was a teacher. She wants to help people and sees it as a more glamorous option than being a policewoman. Roman points out hunters tend to have a short life expectancy due to the job but it never deterred Ruby.
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27th Nov '15 9:22:13 PM intastiel
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* The Literature/{{Discworld}} novel ''Literature/RaisingSteam'' opens on Dick Simnel tinkering with the rudimentary steam engines that turned his father Ned into a [[NotEnoughToBury superheated red mist]]. Having a much sounder grasp of math and engineering than Ned, Dick refines the concept into the Discworld's first railway company.

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* The Literature/{{Discworld}} novel ''Literature/RaisingSteam'' ''Discworld/RaisingSteam'' opens on Dick Simnel tinkering with the rudimentary steam engines that turned his father Ned into a [[NotEnoughToBury superheated red mist]]. Having a much sounder grasp of math and engineering than Ned, Dick refines the concept into the Discworld's first railway company.
27th Nov '15 9:21:41 PM intastiel
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* The Literature/{{Discworld}} novel ''Literature/RaisingSteam'' opens on Dick Simnel tinkering with the rudimentary steam engines that turned his father Ned into a [[NotEnoughToBury superheated red mist]]. Having a much sounder grasp of math and engineering than Ned, Dick refines the concept into the Discworld's first railway company.
25th Nov '15 3:17:07 AM IlGreven
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* Wrestler ProfessionalWrestling/TedDiBiase's adoptive father died of a heart attack in the ring. (His mother also wrestled.)

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* Wrestler ProfessionalWrestling/TedDiBiase's Wrestling/TedDiBiase's adoptive father died of a heart attack in the ring. (His mother also wrestled.)
25th Nov '15 3:16:48 AM IlGreven
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* Wrestler ProfessionalWrestling/TedDiBiase's adoptive father died of a heart attack in the ring. (His mother also wrestled.)
24th Sep '15 8:36:40 PM Gamermaster
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* In ''StarWars Episode IV: [[Film/ANewHope]]'', Luke Skywalker learns that his father was a Jedi Knight who was murdered by Darth Vader. He later tells Obi-Wan Kenobi, "I want to learn the ways of the Force and become a Jedi like my father." Of course, [[ItWasHisSled we all know]] what [[LukeIAmYourFather actually became of said father]].

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* In ''StarWars ''/Franchise/StarWars Episode IV: [[Film/ANewHope]]'', Film/ANewHope'', Luke Skywalker learns that his father was a Jedi Knight who was murdered by Darth Vader. He later tells Obi-Wan Kenobi, "I want to learn the ways of the Force and become a Jedi like my father." Of course, [[ItWasHisSled we all know]] what [[LukeIAmYourFather actually became of said father]].
29th Jun '15 5:48:18 AM Piando
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* In ''StarWars Episode IV: [[Film/A New Hope]]'', Luke Skywalker learns that his father was a Jedi Knight who was murdered by Darth Vader. He later tells Obi-Wan Kenobi, "I want to learn the ways of the Force and become a Jedi like my father." Of course, [[ItWasHisSled we all know]] what [[LukeIAmYourFather actually became of said father]].

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* In ''StarWars Episode IV: [[Film/A New Hope]]'', [[Film/ANewHope]]'', Luke Skywalker learns that his father was a Jedi Knight who was murdered by Darth Vader. He later tells Obi-Wan Kenobi, "I want to learn the ways of the Force and become a Jedi like my father." Of course, [[ItWasHisSled we all know]] what [[LukeIAmYourFather actually became of said father]].
29th Jun '15 5:45:21 AM Piando
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* In ''StarWars Episode IV: A New Hope'', Luke Skywalker learns that his father was a Jedi Knight who was murdered by Darth Vader. He later tells Obi-Wan Kenobi, "I want to learn the ways of the Force and become a Jedi like my father." Of course, [[ItWasHisSled we all know]] what [[LukeIAmYourFather actually became of said father]].

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* In ''StarWars Episode IV: A [[Film/A New Hope'', Hope]]'', Luke Skywalker learns that his father was a Jedi Knight who was murdered by Darth Vader. He later tells Obi-Wan Kenobi, "I want to learn the ways of the Force and become a Jedi like my father." Of course, [[ItWasHisSled we all know]] what [[LukeIAmYourFather actually became of said father]].
2nd Jun '15 10:36:16 AM nombretomado
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* There's a ''QuantumLeap'' where Sam has to save a trapeze artist who will die doing the same stunt that killed her mother.
* ''{{JAG}}'': Harm's dad was a U.S. military pilot, who went MIA over Vietnam.
* ''PushingDaisies'': Ned's mother died while baking a pie. While at [[BoardingSchoolOfHorrors boarding school]], he began baking pies to reconnect to his mother. As an adult, he opens up a pie bakery, The Pie Hole.

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* There's a ''QuantumLeap'' ''Series/QuantumLeap'' where Sam has to save a trapeze artist who will die doing the same stunt that killed her mother.
* ''{{JAG}}'': ''Series/{{JAG}}'': Harm's dad was a U.S. military pilot, who went MIA over Vietnam.
* ''PushingDaisies'': ''Series/PushingDaisies'': Ned's mother died while baking a pie. While at [[BoardingSchoolOfHorrors boarding school]], he began baking pies to reconnect to his mother. As an adult, he opens up a pie bakery, The Pie Hole.
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