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26th Jun '17 2:13:35 PM scourge728
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** Probably has less to do with being alone, and more to do with the constant "Alone"s popping up and saying alone, over and over
22nd Jun '17 4:38:38 PM kazokuhouou
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* Because TimeTravel in ''VideoGame/FireEmblemAwakening'' is imprecise, [[spoiler: Laurent]] ended up coming back in time three years earlier than the rest of the [[KidFromTheFuture kids from the future]], and spent it hiding in a village, unable to find his friends or go to the Shepherds to warn them about the BadFuture (due to a lack of proof). In his A-support with his father he notes that he thought he would go mad or die alone.
17th Jun '17 2:10:58 PM nombretomado
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* The OtherWiki mention that [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philophobia_(fear) philophobia]] can lead people into this. The dread fear of being committed to a affectionate relationship will cause the subject to lead a solitary life.

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* The OtherWiki Wiki/TheOtherWiki mention that [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Philophobia_(fear) philophobia]] can lead people into this. The dread fear of being committed to a affectionate relationship will cause the subject to lead a solitary life.
11th Apr '17 10:39:05 PM CutePenguin123
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* You are this in ''VideoGame/{{Minecraft}}'''s single player mode. It's just you and a world eight times the size of the planet Earth. And lots of hostile and not-so-hostile creatures.

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* You are this in ''VideoGame/{{Minecraft}}'''s single player mode. It's just you and a world eight times the size of the planet Earth. And lots of hostile and not-so-hostile creatures.creatures........Unless you enable villages.
3rd Feb '17 8:43:56 PM KhymChanur
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* The Wiki/SCPFoundation has [[http://www.scp-wiki.net/scp-451 SCP-451]], a former Foundation agent who ''thinks'' he's the last human on Earth due to a PerceptionFilter which prevents him from perceiving other humans, any of their actions, or any of their attempts to communicate with him.
10th Jan '17 3:52:20 PM Xtifr
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* PorcupineTree's song "A Smart Kid" is about a young man who finds himself on an Earth completely devoid of all other humans after some man-made disaster. Some aliens show up and he plaintively asks them to "please take me with you." [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y6aF7u-oe40 Youtube Link]]

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* PorcupineTree's Music/PorcupineTree's song "A Smart Kid" is about a young man who finds himself on an Earth completely devoid of all other humans after some man-made disaster. Some aliens show up and he plaintively asks them to "please take me with you." [[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y6aF7u-oe40 Youtube Link]]
2nd Jan '17 5:51:35 PM nombretomado
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* The "Rat Man" from ''VideoGame/{{Portal}}''. Hiding from GLaDOS in nooks and crannies of the Enrichment Centre, he cracked up and scrawled messages, poems and declarations of love for the CompanionCube on the walls.

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* The "Rat Man" from ''VideoGame/{{Portal}}''. Hiding from GLaDOS [=GLaDOS=] in nooks and crannies of the Enrichment Centre, he cracked up and scrawled messages, poems and declarations of love for the CompanionCube on the walls.
30th Dec '16 5:27:25 PM CompletelyNormalGuy
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* ''Manga/OnePiece'' has Brook, who after a series of particularly unfortunate circumstances ends up spending nearly fifty years without contact with any other living thing. Because of a promise he'd made to his dying crew and Laboon he won't even consider killig himself. The brief flashback set ten years into his ordeal leaves little doubt that he's gone off the deep end, to say nothing of when the main cast finds him after another forty years. Made worse by the fact that he's made immortal by a Devil Fruit power, meaning that he doesn't even have a natural death to look forward to. This trope is emphasized by the fact that Brook's remaining crew dies while playing a song. As they die, he comments that it's only a quartet, trio, duet and finally solo.

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* ''Manga/OnePiece'' has Brook, who after a series of particularly unfortunate circumstances ends up spending nearly fifty years without contact with any other living thing. Because of a promise he'd made to his dying crew and Laboon he won't even consider killig killing himself. The brief flashback set ten years into his ordeal leaves little doubt that he's gone off the deep end, to say nothing of when the main cast finds him after another forty years. Made worse by the fact that he's made immortal by a Devil Fruit power, meaning that he doesn't even have a natural death to look forward to. This trope is emphasized by the fact that Brook's remaining crew dies while playing a song. As they die, he comments that it's only a quartet, trio, duet and finally solo.
25th Dec '16 11:57:07 AM Morgenthaler
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* Subverted by Galen Tyrol on ''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|2003}}''. Driven half-mad by Humans and Cylons alike, he settles in a dreary, desolate part of the world ([[spoiler:implied to be Scotland]]) so he never has to see another living being ever again.

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* Subverted by Galen Tyrol on ''Series/{{Battlestar Galactica|2003}}''.Galactica|2003}}'':
** Subverted by Galen Tyrol.
Driven half-mad by Humans and Cylons alike, he settles in a dreary, desolate part of the world ([[spoiler:implied to be Scotland]]) so he never has to see another living being ever again.



* Rousseau, ''Series/{{Lost}}''. She's been on the island alone for 16 years ([[spoiler:until season 4]]) and is mad as a hatter. There's some chicken-egg debate here, seeing as she's alone because she killed the rest of her team.

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* Rousseau, ''Series/{{Lost}}''. She's ''Series/{{Lost}}'':
** Rousseau has
been on the island alone for 16 years ([[spoiler:until season 4]]) and is mad as a hatter. There's some chicken-egg debate here, seeing as she's alone because she killed the rest of her team.
25th Dec '16 11:56:19 AM Morgenthaler
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* The protagonist of ''Series/TheTwilightZone1959'' episode "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Where_Is_Everybody%3F Where Is Everybody?]]"

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* ''Series/TheTwilightZone1959'':
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The protagonist of ''Series/TheTwilightZone1959'' the episode "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Where_Is_Everybody%3F Where Is Everybody?]]"



** Heavily implied to be the fate of Patrick Thomas [=McNulty=] in "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Kind_of_a_Stopwatch A Kind of a Stopwatch]]" and probably loads of others. ''TheTwilightZone'' was awful fond of this trope.

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** Heavily implied to be the fate of Patrick Thomas [=McNulty=] in "[[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Kind_of_a_Stopwatch A Kind of a Stopwatch]]" and probably loads of others. ''TheTwilightZone'' The show was awful fond of this trope.
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