->''182. No figuring out the plot and killing the actual villain five minutes into the adventure.''
-->-'''[[http://theglen.livejournal.com/16735.html 1600]] Blog/ThingsMrWelchIsNoLongerAllowedToDoInAnRPG'''

->'''Elan''': But on the other hand, bardic tradition demands that I withhold it all so that at some later point, you can accidentally learn an incomplete version and jump to all of the wrong conclusions later leading to [[RuleOfDrama entertaining dramatic conflict]] later in our relationship.
->'''Haley''': So...what are you going to do?
->'''Elan''': [[DefiedTrope Tell you everything.]] How are we supposed to get a happy ending if we can't be honest?
-->-'''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick'''

->''For countless generations we have done things in a certain way. We can't just do everything differently now because it... "makes sense".''
-->-'''Webcomic/{{Goblins}}'''

--> '''Senor Senior, Sr.:''' A proper villain always leaves his foe when he is about to expire.
--> '''Senor Senior, Sr.:''' Why?
--> '''Senor Senior, Sr.:''' Well, it would be ''bad form'' to just loll about, waiting for it!
-->-''WesternAnimation/KimPossible,'' "Animal Attraction"

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