Badasses Call Him Sir


(permanent link) added: 2012-01-19 18:29:31 sponsor: MrInitialMan (last reply: 2013-02-16 00:21:35)

Add Tag:
When someone is so badass, other badasses call him "Sir" or some other deferential honorific, admitting that this one stands above the rest.

Examples

Film

Music
  • It is said of the title character of the Jim Croce song "Bad Bad Leroy Brown" that
    All the downtown ladies call him "Treetop Lover"
    All the men just call him "Sir"
Professional Wrestling
  • From The Undertaker: "When I come callin', the devil still answers with 'sir'."
Video Games
  • Halo - the protaganist is called Master Chief. Of course, that's his official rank and title. When he is in a group of marines, all of them refer to him as "Sir"

Webcomics
replies: 13

TV Tropes by TV Tropes Foundation, LLC is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available from thestaff@tvtropes.org.
Privacy Policy