Fiction Isn't Fair
, and neither is life. Stock Phrase, usually particularly irritating to the character it's being told to. Another way of saying "deal with it". Sometimes used to respond to an accusation that the character wasn't fighting fair.
Needs More Examples.
- Scar in The Lion King says this in a creepy tone.
- In Macross Plus, Isamu snaps at Myung's self-pity by telling her that sometimes life isn't fair and that she needs to deal with it, instead of feeling sorry for herself.