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* During the same attack, Sybil and her dragons get their CMOA. The [[spoiler:dwarfs]] attack her with a flamethrower, but since she's wearing an outfit designed to protect her from her dragons (who have a habit of belching flame and exploding with little provocation), she shrugs the attack off. The dragons, however, see the flamethrower as a challenge... and twenty-six of them simultaneously incinerate the poor bugger (leaving [[SmolderingShoes a white-hot glowing pair of iron boots]] and a scorch mark in the shape of the attacker), with Sybil simply saying, "Good boys."

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* During the same attack, Sybil and her dragons get their CMOA. The [[spoiler:dwarfs]] attack her with a flamethrower, but since she's wearing an outfit designed to protect her from her dragons (who have a habit of belching flame and exploding with little provocation), she shrugs the attack off. The dragons, however, see the flamethrower as a challenge... and twenty-six all 26 of them simultaneously incinerate them. What was left of the poor poor, stupid bugger (leaving was [[SmolderingShoes a white-hot glowing pair of iron boots]] and a scorch mark in the shape of the attacker), with Sybil simply saying, attacker.
-->'''Sybil''':
"Good boys."


* Vimes manages to ensure that a huge riot ''doesn't'' take place by going behind the backs of most of his men (aside Nobby) and ensuring both sides are flat-out drunk.

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* Vimes manages to ensure that a huge riot ''doesn't'' take place by going behind the backs of most of his men (aside Nobby) and ensuring both sides are flat-out drunk.drunk.
* The simple majesty of the long-ago kings. [[spoiler: They were doomed, trapped, injured, and starving to death. Help had not come. So, they decided to [[SmartPeoplePlayChess play Thud]]]]. They did not panic, cry, or fall, but simply [[spoiler: died mid-game. One or the other died first, and the other did not touch the board, but merely sat there until his own end.]]


* A.E. Pessimal, a bureaucrat assigned to the Ankh-Morpork City Watch by Vetinari, attacked a rampaging, crazed troll ''with his teeth'', an act of courage so outrageous and unexpected, the Patrician literally didn't believe it when he was told, and had to have confirmed that he and Times were talking about the same person.

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* A.E. Pessimal, a bureaucrat assigned to the Ankh-Morpork City Watch by Vetinari, attacked a rampaging, crazed troll ''with his teeth'', an act of courage so outrageous and unexpected, the Patrician literally didn't believe it when he was told, and had to have confirmed that he and Times Vimes were talking about the same person.


** An explanation: [[spoiler:Sam Vimes has been fighting the unstoppable influence of the Summoning Dark, a 10,000 year old quasi-demonic ''thing'' of pure vengeance, for the entire book. It's a substition that normally drives a mind into blind, bloody rage against the enemies of whoever invoked it, and he's been holding it at bay with his belief in law and justice. What finally motivates him to give in is that it's six o'clock, and at six o'clock every day he's at home reading ''Where's My Cow'' to his son. He then turns into a [[UnstoppableRage striding, screaming, vengeful maniac]] who fights his way alone through a crowd of heavily armed dwarfs[[note]]Heavily armed even for dwarfs. Flamethrowers and everything.[[/note]], until he reaches the Summoning Dark's true targets and... stops. Because Sam Vimes doesn't kill helpless cowering old men.]]

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** An explanation: [[spoiler:Sam Vimes has been fighting the unstoppable influence of the Summoning Dark, a 10,000 year old quasi-demonic ''thing'' of pure vengeance, for the entire book. It's a substition that normally drives a mind into blind, bloody rage against the enemies of whoever invoked it, and he's been holding it at bay with his belief in law and justice. What finally motivates him to give in is that it's six o'clock, and at six o'clock every day he's at home reading ''Where's My Cow'' to his son. He then turns into a [[UnstoppableRage striding, screaming, vengeful maniac]] who fights his way alone through a crowd of heavily armed dwarfs[[note]]Heavily armed even for dwarfs. Flamethrowers and everything.[[/note]], until he reaches the Summoning Dark's true targets and... stops. [[HeroicWillpower Because Sam Vimes doesn't kill helpless cowering old men.]]]]]]


* During the same attack, Sybil and her dragons get their CMOA. The [[spoiler:dwarfs]] attack her with a flamethrower, but since she's wearing an outfit designed to protect her from her dragons (who have a habit of belching flame and exploding with little provocation), she shrugs the attack off. The dragons, however, see the flamethrower as a challenge... and twenty-six of them simultaneously incinerate the poor bugger (leaving a white-hot glowing pair of iron boots and a scorch mark in the shape of the attacker), with Sybil simply saying, "Good boys."

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* During the same attack, Sybil and her dragons get their CMOA. The [[spoiler:dwarfs]] attack her with a flamethrower, but since she's wearing an outfit designed to protect her from her dragons (who have a habit of belching flame and exploding with little provocation), she shrugs the attack off. The dragons, however, see the flamethrower as a challenge... and twenty-six of them simultaneously incinerate the poor bugger (leaving [[SmolderingShoes a white-hot glowing pair of iron boots boots]] and a scorch mark in the shape of the attacker), with Sybil simply saying, "Good boys."


* A.E. Pessimal, a bureaucrat assigned to the Ankh-Morpork City Watch by Vetinari, attacked a rampaging, crazed troll ''with his teeth'', an act of courage so outrageous and unexpected, the Patrician literally didn't believe it when he was told.

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* A.E. Pessimal, a bureaucrat assigned to the Ankh-Morpork City Watch by Vetinari, attacked a rampaging, crazed troll ''with his teeth'', an act of courage so outrageous and unexpected, the Patrician literally didn't believe it when he was told.told, and had to have confirmed that he and Times were talking about the same person.


'''Detritus''' (a bit indignant): Oh no, sir. I made sure they knew I hit 'em.

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'''Detritus''' (a bit indignant): Oh no, sir. I made sure they knew I ''I'' hit 'em.


** Detritus' story in general: he went from less-than-a-nobody to a respected sergent and [[spoiler:key element of the Troll/Dwarf truce]], and from a very secondary character to the fourth main protagonist of the City Watch arc (the three others being, of course, Vimes, Carrot and Angua).

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** Detritus' story in general: he went from less-than-a-nobody to a respected sergent sergeant and [[spoiler:key element of the Troll/Dwarf truce]], and from a very secondary character to the fourth main protagonist of the City Watch arc (the three others being, of course, Vimes, Carrot and Angua).


** This example, since it is not only a crowning moment of awesome, but also of [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments funny]] and [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments heartwarming]], is probably a SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome for Terry Pratchett, as well.

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** This example, since it is not only a crowning moment of awesome, but also of [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments funny]] and [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments heartwarming]], as well as a {{tearjerker}} and {{nightmare fuel}}, is probably a SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome for Terry Pratchett, as well.


** Discworld trolls, by the way, being solid living stone, with teeth of diamond.

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** Discworld trolls, by the way, being are beings of solid living stone, stone with teeth of diamond.diamonds for teeth.


** An explanation: [[spoiler:Sam Vimes has been fighting the unstoppable influence of the Summoning Dark, a 10,000 year old quasi-demonic ''thing'' of pure vengeance, for the entire book. It's a substition that normally drives a mind into blind, bloody rage against the enemies of whoever invoked it, and he's been holding it at bay with his belief in law and justice. What finally motivates him to give in is that it's six o'clock, and at six o'clock every day he's at home reading ''Where's My Cow'' to his son. He then turns into a striding, screaming, vengeful maniac who fights his way alone through a crowd of heavily armed dwarfs[[note]]Heavily armed even for dwarfs. Flamethrowers and everything.[[/note]], until he reaches the Summoning Dark's true targets and... stops. Because Sam Vimes doesn't kill helpless cowering old men.]]

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** An explanation: [[spoiler:Sam Vimes has been fighting the unstoppable influence of the Summoning Dark, a 10,000 year old quasi-demonic ''thing'' of pure vengeance, for the entire book. It's a substition that normally drives a mind into blind, bloody rage against the enemies of whoever invoked it, and he's been holding it at bay with his belief in law and justice. What finally motivates him to give in is that it's six o'clock, and at six o'clock every day he's at home reading ''Where's My Cow'' to his son. He then turns into a [[UnstoppableRage striding, screaming, vengeful maniac maniac]] who fights his way alone through a crowd of heavily armed dwarfs[[note]]Heavily armed even for dwarfs. Flamethrowers and everything.[[/note]], until he reaches the Summoning Dark's true targets and... stops. Because Sam Vimes doesn't kill helpless cowering old men.]]


** This example, since it is not only a crowning moment of awesome, but also of [[CrowningMomentOfFunny funny]] and [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming heartwarming]], is probably a CrowningMomentOfAwesome for Terry Pratchett, as well.

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** This example, since it is not only a crowning moment of awesome, but also of [[CrowningMomentOfFunny [[SugarWiki/FunnyMoments funny]] and [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments heartwarming]], is probably a CrowningMomentOfAwesome SugarWiki/MomentOfAwesome for Terry Pratchett, as well.


--->[[spoiler:The Watchman shook his head. "I don't think you understand," he said calmly, "I'm not here to keep the darkness out. I'm here to keep it ''in.'' Call me ... the Guarding Dark. Imagine how powerful I must be.]]

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--->[[spoiler:The Watchman shook his head. "I don't think you understand," he said calmly, "I'm not here to keep the darkness out. I'm here to keep it ''in.'' Call me ... the Guarding Dark. Imagine how powerful I must be.]]"]]


*** On both sides. Vimes doesn't like being dictated to, and his family has just been threatened by a bunch of dwarves, and yet he's still able to reign in his anger enough not only to ''not'' shout Bashfulsson out of his office, but actually agree to what he's saying. It may have helped that Bashfulsson was able to persuade the other dwarves to hand over most of their weapons before going up (a second CMOA in as many pages pretty much).

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*** On both sides. Vimes doesn't like being dictated to, and his family has just been threatened by a bunch of dwarves, and yet he's still able to reign in his anger enough not only to ''not'' shout Bashfulsson out of his office, but actually agree to what he's saying. It may have helped that Bashfulsson was able to persuade the other dwarves to hand over most of their weapons before going up (a second CMOA in as many pages pretty much).much).
* Vimes manages to ensure that a huge riot ''doesn't'' take place by going behind the backs of most of his men (aside Nobby) and ensuring both sides are flat-out drunk.


'''Bashfulsson:''' Then I assume that you don't want to start tonight.

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'''Bashfulsson:''' Then I assume that you don't want to start tonight.tonight.
*** On both sides. Vimes doesn't like being dictated to, and his family has just been threatened by a bunch of dwarves, and yet he's still able to reign in his anger enough not only to ''not'' shout Bashfulsson out of his office, but actually agree to what he's saying. It may have helped that Bashfulsson was able to persuade the other dwarves to hand over most of their weapons before going up (a second CMOA in as many pages pretty much).

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