Living in an Empty Room YKTTW Discussion
|Living in an Empty Room|
A traumatized or just plain crazy person lives in a barren, empty room.Needs Examples Tropeworthy? Up For Grabs
There wasn't anything in your room - only a bed and a small desk. It looked like a prison cell. No television set... no family pictures... not even a poster. A lifeless room... almost like your empty heart.
- Parker from Leverage turns out to sleep on a bed in the middle of a vast, empty storage-room. When the rest of the team go there (by necessity), they comment that while creepy, it's... not really unexpected, where Parker is concerned.
- As mentioned in the quote at the top, Raiden/Jack from Metal Gear Solid, due to his traumatic past as a Child Soldier
- Patrick Jane, the main character of The Mentalist, is living in a rather nice, big, fancy house... but his bedchamber is completely empty except for a mattress on the floor. The only splash of color is a smiley-face painted in blood over it... left behind by the serial-killer who murdered his wife and child in that same room.