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Quotes: Doomed Hometown
Bevil: We're under attack! West Harbor is under attack!
PC: What? Why would anyone want to attack us?
Bevil: I don't know! For food? For fun? What does it matter!

Our hero resides in the quaint idyllic fishing village of Arni. Despite being a remote, harmless berg full of peaceful folk living simple lives alongside Serge, shockingly enough nothing bad ever happens to Arni. Really. It's never razed to the ground by an evil empire, its citizens are never butchered by raiding hordes of monsters, and Serge is never even exiled from the place. It just remains a chill little town.
I know, it's bananas!

Where's my cottage? ... TROGDOOOOOORRRR!!!
Rather Dashing, Peasant's Quest trailer

They rebuilt Mindoir... it wasn't the same.
Commander Shepard (colonist background), Mass Effect 3

The last day dawns on the kingdom of Ascalon. It arrives with no fanfare, no tolling of alarms. Those who will remember will speak fondly of the warm morning breeze. People carry on with their daily lives, unaware that in a short while... everything that have ever known will come to an end.
Narrator, the first lines of Guild Wars: Prophecies

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