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28th Jan '18 1:06:48 PM infernape612
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* Lana Skye tries to do this to her younger sister Ema in PhoenixWrightAceAttorney, but Ema refuses to accept that her sister is guilty and together, she and Phoenix find the truth behind the murder and the reason for Lana's cold actions.
* [[VideoGame/GodOfWar Kratos]] finally reunites with his long dead daughter in ''Chains of Olympus'' but realizes that staying with her will destroy the world and eventually her along with it. What follows is a long and [[TearJerker painful]] series of [[PlayerPunch button-mashing mini games to shove the crying little girl away as she desperately clings to her father.]]

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* Lana Skye tries to do this to her younger sister Ema in PhoenixWrightAceAttorney, but Ema refuses to accept that her sister is guilty and together, she and Phoenix find the truth behind the murder and the reason for Lana's cold actions.
* [[VideoGame/GodOfWar Kratos]]
Kratos finally reunites with his long dead daughter in ''Chains ''VideoGame/{{God of War|Series}}: Chains of Olympus'' but realizes that staying with her will destroy the world and eventually her along with it. What follows is a long and [[TearJerker painful]] series of [[PlayerPunch button-mashing mini games to shove the crying little girl away as she desperately clings to her father.]]]]
* In ''VideoGame/DevilSurvivor: Overclocked'', at the beginning of Naoya's 8th day, you have a choice about whether to kill opposing demon tamers or not. Choosing to do so will cause Kaido to kick Mari out of the party so she doesn't have to sully her honor with such DirtyBusiness (despite being willing to go through with it).



-->'''Arsenik:''' You will not deny me the privilege of courting you, will you? But if you will not accept that, then at least allow me the pleasure of your company as your friend.
-->'''Ambrosia's Narration:''' I could not turn him away, but each time, it was torture to see him.

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-->'''Arsenik:''' You will not deny me the privilege of courting you, will you? But if you will not accept that, then at least allow me the pleasure of your company as your friend.
-->'''Ambrosia's
friend.\\
'''Ambrosia's
Narration:''' I could not turn him away, but each time, it was torture to see him.him.
* Lana Skye tries to do this to her younger sister Ema in ''VisualNovel/PhoenixWrightAceAttorney'', but Ema refuses to accept that her sister is guilty and together, she and Phoenix find the truth behind the murder and the reason for Lana's cold actions.
28th Dec '17 1:23:07 PM gb00393
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** In season 4, Tyrion has to shoo both Shae (his mistress) and Podrick (his squire) after [[spoiler: his father finds out about Shae, and after Pod refuses to falsely testify in court that Tyrion murdered Joffrey, even turning down a knighthood, as Cersei is bound to take her revenge.]] Pod leaves after a simple dismissal, but Shae refuses to believe Tyrion's warnings [[CryingWolf since he's repeated them many times before]], so Tyrion has to lie and [[BreakHisHeartToSaveHim claim he doesn't love Shae anymore.]]

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** In season 4, Tyrion has to shoo both Shae (his mistress) and Podrick (his squire) after [[spoiler: his father finds and Cersei find out about Shae, and after Pod refuses to falsely testify in court that Tyrion murdered Joffrey, even turning down a knighthood, as Cersei is bound to take her revenge.]] Pod leaves after a simple dismissal, but Shae refuses to believe Tyrion's warnings [[CryingWolf since he's repeated them many times before]], so Tyrion has to lie and [[BreakHisHeartToSaveHim claim he doesn't love Shae anymore.]]
30th May '17 2:16:10 AM DeepRed
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When a character or animal is sent away, its this trope. Subtrope of ShootTheDog. Compare to ItsNotYouItsMyEnemies, BreakHisHeartToSaveHim, LineInTheSand and ShooOutTheClowns. (Get out of the plot while you can, Tropey, AnyoneCanDie now!)

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When a character or animal is sent away, its this trope. Subtrope of ShootTheDog. Compare to ItsNotYouItsMyEnemies, BreakHisHeartToSaveHim, ButNowIMustGo, ItsNotYouItsMyEnemies, LineInTheSand and ShooOutTheClowns. (Get out of the plot while you can, Tropey, AnyoneCanDie now!)
20th May '17 6:01:35 PM gb00393
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* In season 4 of ''Series/GameOfThrones'', Tyrion has to shoo both Shae (his mistress) and Podrick (his squire) after [[spoiler: his father finds out about Shae, and after Pod refuses to falsely testify in court that Tyrion murdered Joffrey, even turning down a knighthood, as Cersei is bound to take her revenge.]] Pod leaves after a simple dismissal, but Shae refuses to believe Tyrion's warnings [[CryingWolf since he's repeated them many times before]], so Tyrion has to lie and [[BreakHisHeartToSaveHim claim he doesn't love Shae anymore.]]

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* ''Series/GameOfThrones'':
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In season 4 of ''Series/GameOfThrones'', 4, Tyrion has to shoo both Shae (his mistress) and Podrick (his squire) after [[spoiler: his father finds out about Shae, and after Pod refuses to falsely testify in court that Tyrion murdered Joffrey, even turning down a knighthood, as Cersei is bound to take her revenge.]] Pod leaves after a simple dismissal, but Shae refuses to believe Tyrion's warnings [[CryingWolf since he's repeated them many times before]], so Tyrion has to lie and [[BreakHisHeartToSaveHim claim he doesn't love Shae anymore.]]]]
** After Nymeria bites Joffrey, Arya shoos her away to protect her from the Lannisters.
10th May '17 11:42:30 AM TheAwesomeHyperon
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[[TheStinger No, no...]] Stay, Tropey. ''Stay.'' Good dog.

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[[TheStinger Tropey!]] I missed you so much- No, no...]] no... don't go, Stay, Tropey. ''Stay.'' [[HappilyEverAfter Good dog.dog]].
25th Apr '17 4:46:27 PM gb00393
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* In season 4 of ''Series/GameOfThrones'', Tyrion has to shoo both Shae (his mistress) and Podrick (his squire) after [[spoiler: his father finds out about Shae, and after Pod refuses to falsely testify that Tyrion murdered Joffrey in court, even turning down a knighthood, as Cersei is bound to take her revenge.]] Pod leaves after a simple dismissal, but Shae refuses to believe Tyrion's warnings [[CryingWolf since he's repeated them many times before]], so Tyrion has to lie and [[BreakHisHeartToSaveHim claim he doesn't love Shae anymore.]]

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* In season 4 of ''Series/GameOfThrones'', Tyrion has to shoo both Shae (his mistress) and Podrick (his squire) after [[spoiler: his father finds out about Shae, and after Pod refuses to falsely testify in court that Tyrion murdered Joffrey in court, Joffrey, even turning down a knighthood, as Cersei is bound to take her revenge.]] Pod leaves after a simple dismissal, but Shae refuses to believe Tyrion's warnings [[CryingWolf since he's repeated them many times before]], so Tyrion has to lie and [[BreakHisHeartToSaveHim claim he doesn't love Shae anymore.]]
25th Apr '17 4:45:41 PM gb00393
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* In season 4 of ''Series/GameOfThrones'', Tyrion has to shoo both Shae (his mistress) and Podrick (his squire) after [[spoiler: his father finds out about Shae, and after Pod refuses to speak against him in court.]] Pod leaves after a simple dismissal, but Shae refuses to believe Tyrion's warnings [[CryingWolf since he's repeated them many times before]], so Tyrion has to lie and [[BreakHisHeartToSaveHim claim he doesn't love Shae anymore.]]

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* In season 4 of ''Series/GameOfThrones'', Tyrion has to shoo both Shae (his mistress) and Podrick (his squire) after [[spoiler: his father finds out about Shae, and after Pod refuses to speak against him falsely testify that Tyrion murdered Joffrey in court.court, even turning down a knighthood, as Cersei is bound to take her revenge.]] Pod leaves after a simple dismissal, but Shae refuses to believe Tyrion's warnings [[CryingWolf since he's repeated them many times before]], so Tyrion has to lie and [[BreakHisHeartToSaveHim claim he doesn't love Shae anymore.]]
18th Apr '17 5:36:20 PM nombretomado
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* Subverted at the end of the ''StrawberryShortcake's Berry Bitty Adventures'' episode "Fish Out of Water." Orange Blossom finally realizes that the best way to care for her pet frog, Tad, is to let him to back to the wild. She gears herself up for a heartfelt goodbye, only for Tad to hop away happily the moment she takes off his leash.

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* Subverted at the end of the ''StrawberryShortcake's ''WesternAnimation/StrawberryShortcake's Berry Bitty Adventures'' episode "Fish Out of Water." Orange Blossom finally realizes that the best way to care for her pet frog, Tad, is to let him to back to the wild. She gears herself up for a heartfelt goodbye, only for Tad to hop away happily the moment she takes off his leash.
26th Mar '17 2:51:10 PM nombretomado
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* From ''{{Okami}}'', ExpositionFairy and general inch-high annoyance Issun leaves Amaterasu (the player character) just before the final dungeon, and drives her away with his sword when she tries to follow. Since ''you're'' the dog, you're not amused.

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* From ''{{Okami}}'', ''VideoGame/{{Okami}}'', ExpositionFairy and general inch-high annoyance Issun leaves Amaterasu (the player character) just before the final dungeon, and drives her away with his sword when she tries to follow. Since ''you're'' the dog, you're not amused.
18th Mar '17 6:17:07 PM nombretomado
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* {{Neopets}}. Go try to give one of your pets away at the adoption center. Be prepared for guilt tripping and sad tearful Neopet images out the wazoo.

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* {{Neopets}}.{{Website/Neopets}}. Go try to give one of your pets away at the adoption center. Be prepared for guilt tripping and sad tearful Neopet images out the wazoo.
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