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7th Mar '17 8:20:07 AM gb00393
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* ''Series/GameOfThrones'': Tyrion returns to his quarters to find Varys chatting with his mistress Shae, whose presence is supposed to be a complete secret. Varys makes friendly conversation but obliquely references to Tyrion what a shame it would be if Tywin learned about her presence.
14th Dec '16 2:39:49 PM margdean56
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* An InvokedTrope in ''Four Against The Mob'' by Oscar Fraley. [[Series/TheUntouchables Elliot Ness]] invites a suspected SerialKiller in for a friendly chat, even ordering dinner. He gets a bit nervous when the suspect is wielding his knife and looking at Ness with a mad glint in his eye, but takes comfort in the fact that his men are in the next room...until he goes to the next room and finds his men have gone off for dinner themselves! Apparently they heard Ness order dinner, so decided everything was alright.

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* An InvokedTrope in ''Four Against The Mob'' by Oscar Fraley. [[Series/TheUntouchables Elliot Ness]] invites a suspected SerialKiller in for a friendly chat, even ordering dinner. He gets a bit nervous when the suspect is wielding his knife and looking at Ness with a mad glint in his eye, but takes comfort in the fact that his men are in the next room...until he goes to the next room and finds his men have gone off for dinner themselves! Apparently they heard Ness order dinner, so decided everything was alright.all right.
14th Dec '16 2:35:48 PM margdean56
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See also SafetyInMuggles. Compare GoKartingWithBowser, FriendlyEnemies. See also NoMrBondIExpectYouToDine and WhyIsntItAttacking. May overlap with VillainsOutShopping if the encounter is not planned and is just a result osf the villain's everyday, mundane activities unrelated to their villainy. A major reason things don't boil over is usually both parties respecting the SacredHospitality trope. VillainOverForDinner is distantly related to DidWeJustHaveTeaWithCthulhu.

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See also SafetyInMuggles. Compare GoKartingWithBowser, FriendlyEnemies. See also NoMrBondIExpectYouToDine and WhyIsntItAttacking. May overlap with VillainsOutShopping if the encounter is not planned and is just a result osf of the villain's everyday, mundane activities unrelated to their villainy. A major reason things don't boil over is usually both parties respecting the SacredHospitality trope. VillainOverForDinner is distantly related to DidWeJustHaveTeaWithCthulhu.
8th Dec '16 8:24:53 PM JackG
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* An InvokedTrope in ''Four Against The Mob'' by Oscar Fraley. [[Series/TheUntouchables Elliot Ness]] invites a suspected SerialKiller in for a friendly chat, even ordering dinner. He gets a bit nervous when the suspect is wielding his knife and looking at Ness with a mad glint in his eye, but takes comfort in the fact that his men are in the next room...until he goes to the next room and finds his men have gone off for dinner themselves! Apparently they heard Ness order dinner, so decided everything was alright.
8th Dec '16 8:09:05 PM JackG
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** Angelus dropped by Joyce's house in a late-S2 episode to inform her that he was looking for Buffy and yes, he'd had sex with her daughter. Fortunately, Buffy and Willow were a few steps ahead of him, having warned Joyce not to let him in and magically revoked the invitation.

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** PlayedForDrama when Angelus dropped by Joyce's house in a late-S2 episode to inform her that he was looking for Buffy and yes, he'd had sex with her daughter. Fortunately, Buffy and Willow were a few steps ahead of him, having warned Joyce not to let him in and magically revoked the invitation.


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* ''Series/{{Supernatural}}''. In "Form and Void", Dean hears someone has called in a priest to do an exorcism after the latest bit of supernatural weirdness, and is dumbfounded to find the demon Crowley in the lounge room [[SinisterMinister dressed as a priest]] and sipping a cup of tea.
27th Nov '16 9:13:36 AM DarkastKiller
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** In a less extreme example, you know how J.J. Jameson hates Spider-Man's guts? Yeah, J.J.'s ''dad'' is interested in Aunt May. [[spoiler: They hook up. Peter and J.J. are basically brother-in-laws.]]

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** In a less extreme example, you know how J.J. Jameson hates Spider-Man's guts? Yeah, J.J.'s ''dad'' is interested in Aunt May. [[spoiler: They hook up. Peter and J.J. are basically brother-in-laws.step brothers.]]
16th Nov '16 6:50:58 AM ashlay
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* ''VideoGame/{{Persona 5}}'': {{Sympathetic Inspector Antagonist}}s like Sae and Goro will show up at Cafe Leblanc, the coffee shop you work at and live above, for coffee throughout the story. For Goro, this is actually a part of his Co-Op.

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* ''VideoGame/{{Persona 5}}'': {{Sympathetic Inspector Antagonist}}s like Sae and Goro will show up at Cafe Leblanc, the coffee shop you work at and live above, for coffee throughout the story. For Goro, this is actually a part of his Co-Op.LevelUpAtIntimacy5 Confidant side plot.
16th Nov '16 6:50:06 AM ashlay
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* ''VideoGame/{{Persona 5}}'': {{Sympathetic Inspector Antagonist}}s like Sae and Goro will show up at Cafe Leblanc, the coffee shop you work at and live above, for coffee throughout the story. For Goro, this is actually a part of his Co-Op.
29th Oct '16 12:56:06 PM nombretomado
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* Played with in ''TheGuild''. Bladezz gets framed for having dangerous weapons by a person in another guild, and comes home to find that he was now dating his mother.

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* Played with in ''TheGuild''.''WebVideo/TheGuild''. Bladezz gets framed for having dangerous weapons by a person in another guild, and comes home to find that he was now dating his mother.
4th Oct '16 9:24:02 AM erforce
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* In ''Webcomic/{{Roommates}}'' this is [[PiratesOfTheCaribbean James Norrington]]'s initial reaction to his mother seeing [[Literature/TheErlKing der Erlkönig]] (after he realized who he is, [[spoiler:father of his [[WithFriendsLikeThese best friend]] [[Film/{{Labyrinth}} Jareth]] and the guy who tried to [[ChangelingTale steal]] [[Film/{{Labyrinth}} Toby]] so something dangerous and probably malevolent]]). Later {{subverted|Trope}} because the CoolOldLady is hard to fool... she willingly [[InterspeciesRomance romances]] [[TheFairFolk "Cthulhu"]].

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* In ''Webcomic/{{Roommates}}'' this is [[PiratesOfTheCaribbean [[Franchise/PiratesOfTheCaribbean James Norrington]]'s initial reaction to his mother seeing [[Literature/TheErlKing der Erlkönig]] (after he realized who he is, [[spoiler:father of his [[WithFriendsLikeThese best friend]] [[Film/{{Labyrinth}} Jareth]] and the guy who tried to [[ChangelingTale steal]] [[Film/{{Labyrinth}} Toby]] so something dangerous and probably malevolent]]). Later {{subverted|Trope}} because the CoolOldLady is hard to fool... she willingly [[InterspeciesRomance romances]] [[TheFairFolk "Cthulhu"]].
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