- "Thanks for saving me, mister! Can I obsess over you now?"Strong Sad, Homestar Runner"Looks like your new shadow pats its hair in the middle.""A life for a life. My debt is repaid."Shang, Mulan"You have saved our lives. We are eternally grateful.""I will spare someone who saved my life sometime in the past. This is only reasonable as it encourages others to do so. However, the offer is good one time only. If they want me to spare them again, they'd better save my life again."— The Evil Overlord List, Rule 68Brandy: This isn't that "I saved your life so you become hopelessly annoyingly devoted to me" plot is it?
Whiskers: It is, sorry we had to do it sooner or later.Well the story is old,
It's a seventies sitcom cliche,
He thinks he's in my debt, but I wish he'd forget,
He'll do anything for me, anything but go away."Ever since my childhood, I was raised following this creed...“Engrave gratefulness in the stone, wash away grudge through the water.”