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25th Nov '15 4:03:50 AM Morgenthaler
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* "Apology to a Cow" from ''BatBoyTheMusical''.

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* "Apology to a Cow" from ''BatBoyTheMusical''.
''Theatre/BatBoyTheMusical''.
23rd Sep '15 9:59:21 AM Wildstar93
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** When Soren sees Eglantine's friend playing with a dying mouse in ''The Shattering'', he gets furious, kills the mouse and eats it as a MercyKill, and tells that friend off.
17th Sep '15 7:32:56 AM Morgenthaler
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17th Sep '15 7:31:49 AM Morgenthaler
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* In Creator/UrsulaKLeGuin's ''AlwaysComingHome'' the Kesh always do this when butchering animals, even if they just mutter it in a perfunctory fashion.
* Jondalar, the [[RelationshipSue mate]] of [[GodModeSue Ayla]] in ''EarthsChildren'' is often described as asking the prey he just killed to confer his thanks to the "Great Earth Mother".

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* In Creator/UrsulaKLeGuin's ''AlwaysComingHome'' ''Literature/AlwaysComingHome'' the Kesh always do this when butchering animals, even if they just mutter it in a perfunctory fashion.
* Jondalar, the [[RelationshipSue mate]] of [[GodModeSue Ayla]] in ''EarthsChildren'' ''Literature/EarthsChildren'' is often described as asking the prey he just killed to confer his thanks to the "Great Earth Mother".



* In the ''{{Redwall}}'' books, the Abbot/Abbess would say a prayer to this effect whenever the inhabitants eat a meal of fish.

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* In the ''{{Redwall}}'' ''Literature/{{Redwall}}'' books, the Abbot/Abbess would say a prayer to this effect whenever the inhabitants eat a meal of fish.



* In S. M. Stirling's ''{{Emberverse}}'' novels, younger members of Clan Mackenzie begin doing this when they hunt.
* In the WorldOfWarcraft novel ''{{Lord of the Clans}}'', the Orcs thank the Spirits of the Wilds for their prey and promise they won't waste any part of it - its meat for food, fur for clothes, bones for tools.

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* In S. M. Stirling's ''{{Emberverse}}'' ''Literature/{{Emberverse}}'' novels, younger members of Clan Mackenzie begin doing this when they hunt.
* In the WorldOfWarcraft novel ''{{Lord ''Literature/{{Lord of the Clans}}'', the Orcs thank the Spirits of the Wilds for their prey and promise they won't waste any part of it - its meat for food, fur for clothes, bones for tools.



* The Pahkwa-thanh in the StarTrekNovelVerse. A reptilian race of carnivores who believe their prey animals have souls, they honour the creatures they bring down and kill.

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* The Pahkwa-thanh in the StarTrekNovelVerse.Franchise/StarTrekNovelVerse. A reptilian race of carnivores who believe their prey animals have souls, they honour the creatures they bring down and kill.
8th Aug '15 9:28:01 PM DrFraud
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* In Norma Fox Mazer's ''Saturday, the Twelfth of October'' the prehistoric tribe the main character accidentally ends up with does this all the time.

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* In Norma Fox Mazer's ''Saturday, the Twelfth of October'' the prehistoric tribe the main character accidentally ends up with does this all the time.before eating anything living, such as grubs or ants.
8th Aug '15 8:52:30 PM DrFraud
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* In Norma Fox Mazer's ''Saturday, the Twelfth of October'' the prehistoric tribe the main character accidentally ends up with does this all the time.
-->Then, impishly, she added what Sonte had told her so often, "You must thank them, you know, or else they will turn to poison in your belly!"
31st May '15 7:31:38 PM ChaoticNovelist
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'' episode "Jack and the Hunters", Aku hires a band of alien hunters who pretty much [[PlanetOfHats live for the profession]] to bring Jack down. They actually succeed in doing so, but not before [[WorthyOpponent he gives them the greatest hunt in their careers]], so great that they refuse to hand him over to Aku, then let him go and leave him a message thanking him and telling him to "Run free."

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* In the ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'' episode "Jack and the Hunters", Aku hires a band of alien hunters who pretty much [[PlanetOfHats live for the profession]] to bring Jack down. They actually succeed in doing so, but not before [[WorthyOpponent he gives them the greatest hunt in their careers]], so great that they refuse to hand him over to Aku, then let him go and leave him a message thanking him and telling him to "Run free."
1st Jan '15 2:29:41 PM VermithraxPejorative
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It's something an EgomaniacHunter is not likely to do.

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It's In contrast, it's something an EgomaniacHunter or EvilPoacher is not likely to do.



* In the ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'' episode "Jack and the Hunters", Aku hires a band of alien hunters who pretty much [[PlanetOfHats live for the profession]] to bring Jack down. They actually succeed in doing so, but not before he gives them the greatest hunt in their careers, so great that they refuse to hand him over to Aku, then let him go and leave him a message thanking him and telling him to "Run free."

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* In the ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'' episode "Jack and the Hunters", Aku hires a band of alien hunters who pretty much [[PlanetOfHats live for the profession]] to bring Jack down. They actually succeed in doing so, but not before [[WorthyOpponent he gives them the greatest hunt in their careers, careers]], so great that they refuse to hand him over to Aku, then let him go and leave him a message thanking him and telling him to "Run free."
8th Dec '14 7:14:35 AM mysterykcad
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* Conner does this in his native tongue in ''VideoGame/AssassinsCreed3''.

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* Conner does this in his native tongue in ''VideoGame/AssassinsCreed3''.
''VideoGame/AssassinsCreedIII''.
8th Dec '14 7:14:17 AM mysterykcad
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* Conner does this in his native tongue in ''VideoGame/AssassinsCreed3''.
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