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* After [[IncrediblyLamePun driving]] Ed away in ''Series/LasVegas'' and realizing she needs him Monica gifts him a hundreds and thousands of dollars worth of super car. Being well...[[JustForPun driven]] up the wall by her antics and wanting nothing to do with her Ed sends a car of his own, a little gourmet chocolate car, with a note: [[DeadpanSnarker BITE ME.]]

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* After [[IncrediblyLamePun driving]] driving Ed away in ''Series/LasVegas'' and realizing she needs him Monica gifts him a hundreds and thousands of dollars worth of super car. Being well...[[JustForPun driven]] up the wall by her antics and wanting nothing to do with her Ed sends a car of his own, a little gourmet chocolate car, with a note: [[DeadpanSnarker BITE ME.]]


There are a few standard apology gifts that show up consistently in media of all times. For couples, flowers (particularly roses) are a standard gift for a man to give his romantic partner when he's done wrong. If someone has ''really'' screwed up (or has a lot of money to throw around), jewelry may be offered instead of flowers. Food is also a popular apology gift, especially homemade food or, in a romantic relationship, [[ChocolateOfRomance chocolate]]. But of course, there are other gifts that may be offered instead. A common gag based on this is a spouse being given a gift automatically assuming (often correctly) that their lover's about to admit to something serious.

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There are a few standard apology gifts that show up consistently in media of all times. For couples, flowers [[FlowersOfRomance flowers]] (particularly roses) are a standard gift for a man to give his romantic partner when he's done wrong. If someone has ''really'' screwed up (or has a lot of money to throw around), jewelry may be offered instead of flowers. Food [[YourFavourite Food]] is also a popular apology gift, especially homemade food or, food, or in a romantic relationship, [[ChocolateOfRomance chocolate]]. But of course, there are other gifts that may be offered instead. A common gag based on this is a spouse being given a gift automatically assuming (often correctly) that their lover's about to admit to something serious.



* ''Fanfic/MuchAdoAboutShakespeareLovesLaboursWon'' (''Hornblower'' TV 'verse fic): Horatio buys a copy of Shakespeare's sonnets as an apology gift for Archie. They've had an argument because of their wager (Archie has to speak only in Shakespeare's quotes for 6 hours). Shakespeare is Archie's favourite, and the book is especially nice.



** In another episode of ''Big Bang'', Sheldon apologizes to Howard (Sheldon's responses to an FBI agent's questions led Howard to not get security clearance to work on a big project) by giving Howard [[ThisIsMyChair his spot on the sofa]], which he demands back again before the end of the episode.

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** In another episode of ''Big Bang'', one episode, Sheldon apologizes to Howard (Sheldon's responses to an FBI agent's questions led Howard to not get security clearance to work on a big project) by giving Howard [[ThisIsMyChair his spot on the sofa]], which he demands back again before the end of the episode.



* Happens twice in ''Series/{{Dexter}}'':

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* ''Series/{{Firefly}}''. The crew of Serenity are surprised when Jayne buys them an [[OnlyElectricSheepAreCheap expensive bushel of apples]]. Only [[TheCaptain Mal]] is aware it's a belated apology for betraying them in the previous episode.
* Defied in ''Series/TheGoodPlace''. When Michael tries to make it up to Team Cockroach for disrupting their ethics lessons, he gets each person their own gift: a shrimp dispenser for Eleanor, the world's largest diamond for Tahani, a Pikachu balloon for Jason, and a copy of one of Immanuel Kant's never-seen-on-Earth notebooks for Chidi (the ethics professor). While most of them are happy with their gifts, Chidi doesn't even look at the notebook before throwing it in the trash. He bluntly calls it bribery and demands (and gets) an ''actual'' apology.

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* ''Series/{{Firefly}}''. The crew of Serenity are surprised when Jayne buys them an [[OnlyElectricSheepAreCheap expensive bushel of apples]]. Only [[TheCaptain Mal]] is aware it's a belated an apology gift for betraying them in the previous episode.
* Defied in ''Series/TheGoodPlace''. When * In ''Series/TheGoodPlace'', Michael tries to make it up to Team Cockroach for disrupting their ethics lessons, he gets each person their own gift: a shrimp dispenser for Eleanor, the world's largest diamond for Tahani, a Pikachu balloon for Jason, and a copy of one of Immanuel Kant's never-seen-on-Earth notebooks for Chidi (the ethics professor). While most of them are happy with their gifts, Chidi doesn't even look at the notebook before throwing it in the trash. He bluntly calls it bribery and demands (and gets) an ''actual'' apology. The others love their gifts.

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* There's an old saying that specifies what type of gift is appropriate for these circumstances: "Flowers say, 'I'm sorry'  chocolate says, [[ChocolateOfRomance 'I love you!']] "


** In "The Winchester Tapes", Charles [[NoodleIncident apparently had upset Radar]], and insincerely brings him [[DrinkOrder an entire case of grape nehi]] to butter him up in order to contact his former commanding officer to get him transferred back to Tokyo General Hospital.

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** In "The Winchester Tapes", Charles [[NoodleIncident apparently had upset Radar]], and insincerely brings him [[DrinkOrder an entire case of grape nehi]] nehi to butter him up in order to contact his former commanding officer to get him transferred back to Tokyo General Hospital.

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* In ''Manga/TheDemonGirlNextDoor'' Yuko sends Momo an indirectly-phrased challenge letter calling her out for a duel, which Momo interpreted as asking her to go out and have fun for the afternoon. When Momo shows up in a breezy summer dress, Yuko grudgingly apologizes for the misunderstanding, goes out shopping with Momo, and buys her a pair of black hairclips. Yuko then puts the hairclips on Momo while gloating that she's finally managed to turn some small part of her to darkness. [[SignificantWardrobeShift Momo never wears her old iconic pink hairclips again.]]


* ''Literature/TheBible'': [[Literature/BookOfProverbs Proverbs 6:35]] says that a husband who is wronged by another man committing adultery with his wife will not be appeased even if the other man gives many gifts.

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* ''Literature/TheBible'': [[Literature/BookOfProverbs Proverbs 6:35]] says that a husband who is wronged by another man committing adultery with his wife will not be appeased [[BribeBackfire even if the other man gives many gifts.gifts]].

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* Implied in a ''Series/LawAndOrderUK'' episode as Detectives Devlin and Brooks enter a flower shop and pass a man leaving with a ''huge'' bouquet.
--> '''Brooks''': Blimey. What's ''he'' done wrong?


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* This was cited on a true crime show about the [[https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Murder_of_Lori_Hacking Lori Hacking]] when the detectives arrived at the Hacking home after her husband Mark reported her missing. One of them notices a large bouquet of flowers and immediately deduces that he's lying about their supposedly happy marriage.
---> "There's "Honey, I was just thinking of you" flowers, and there's "Honey, I'm sorry, I fucked up" flowers. These were "I fucked up" flowers."

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* Defied in ''Series/TheGoodPlace''. When Michael tries to make it up to Team Cockroach for disrupting their ethics lessons, he gets each person their own gift: a shrimp dispenser for Eleanor, the world's largest diamond for Tahani, a Pikachu balloon for Jason, and a copy of one of Immanuel Kant's never-seen-on-Earth notebooks for Chidi (the ethics professor). While most of them are happy with their gifts, Chidi doesn't even look at the notebook before throwing it in the trash. He bluntly calls it bribery and demands (and gets) an ''actual'' apology.


** At the end of "Jellyfishing": To make up for getting Squidward injured even further, [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick give him a jar with the jellyfish he captured. Squidward responds by releasing the jellyfish and let it attack [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick as they sprint into the distance. Granted, they weren't tormenting him on purpose, but he still has every right to be angry at them.

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** At the end of "Jellyfishing": To make up for getting Squidward injured even further, further (and zapped by a gigantic queen jellyfish), [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick give him a jar with the jellyfish he captured. Squidward responds by releasing the jellyfish and to let it attack chase after [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick as they sprint into Patrick, stinging them all the distance.way. Granted, they weren't tormenting him on purpose, but he still has every right to be angry at them.



(''The jellyfish chases after [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick, stinging them repeatedly as they run into the distance'')

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(''The jellyfish chases after [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick, stinging them repeatedly as they run sprint into the distance'')


There are a few standard apology gifts that show up consistently in media of all times. For couples, flowers (particularly roses) are a standard gift for a man to give his romantic partner when he's done wrong. If someone has REALLY screwed up (or has a lot of money to throw around), jewelry may be offered instead of flowers. Food is also a popular apology gift, especially homemade food or, in a romantic relationship, [[ChocolateOfRomance chocolate]]. But of course, there are other gifts that may be offered instead. A common gag based on this is a spouse being given a gift automatically assuming (often correctly) that their lover's about to admit to something serious.

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There are a few standard apology gifts that show up consistently in media of all times. For couples, flowers (particularly roses) are a standard gift for a man to give his romantic partner when he's done wrong. If someone has REALLY ''really'' screwed up (or has a lot of money to throw around), jewelry may be offered instead of flowers. Food is also a popular apology gift, especially homemade food or, in a romantic relationship, [[ChocolateOfRomance chocolate]]. But of course, there are other gifts that may be offered instead. A common gag based on this is a spouse being given a gift automatically assuming (often correctly) that their lover's about to admit to something serious.



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* In ''Anime/MyDaddyLongLegs'', after Jervis hurts Judy's feelings by harshly criticizing her novel, he shows up outside her dorm with flowers . . . twice, because she wasn't there the first time. Persistent fellow!

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* In ''Anime/MyDaddyLongLegs'', after Jervis hurts Judy's feelings by harshly criticizing her novel, he shows up outside her dorm with flowers . . . twice, because she wasn't there the first time. Persistent fellow!
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* In ''Manga/OniisamaE'', when Junko falls out of favor with Fukiko and is about to get kicked out of the Sorority, she tries to give her a bouquet of red roses (Fukiko's favorite flowers) as an apology. It doesn't help her case.



* In ''Anime/MyDaddyLongLegs'', after Jervis hurts Judy's feelings by harshly criticizing her novel, he shows up outside her dorm with flowers . . . twice, because she wasn't there the first time. Persistent fellow!




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* In ''Manga/OniisamaE'', when Junko falls out of favor with Fukiko and is about to get kicked out of the Sorority, she tries to give her a bouquet of red roses (Fukiko's favorite flowers) as an apology. It doesn't help her case.



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* Referenced, and slowly deconstructed in ''[[http://archiveofourown.org/works/10072889 I'll use you as a makeshift gauge, of how much to give and how much to take.]]'' Laurel recalls how Oliver slowly stopped buying her flowers as a gift, and started getting them only as an apology. To the point that the mere sight of him with flowers became an omen. Now, she can't stand to be given flowers at all.
* ''[[http://archiveofourown.org/works/5235527/chapters/12075464 Trading Secrets,]]'' a fic of ''VideoGame/DragonAgeInquisition,'' plays with the idea of Leliana being a romance option. After Evelyn Trevalyan pushes for mercy she realizes her Spymaster is rather pissed at her interference, and later seeks to apologize with...what else, [[AllWomenLoveShoes shoes.]]



* ''[[http://archiveofourown.org/works/5235527/chapters/12075464 Trading Secrets,]]'' a fic of ''VideoGame/DragonAgeInquisition,'' plays with the idea of Leliana being a romance option. After Evelyn Trevalyan pushes for mercy she realizes her Spymaster is rather pissed at her interference, and later seeks to apologize with...what else, [[AllWomenLoveShoes shoes.]]
* Referenced, and slowly deconstructed in ''[[http://archiveofourown.org/works/10072889 I'll use you as a makeshift gauge, of how much to give and how much to take.]]'' Laurel recalls how Oliver slowly stopped buying her flowers as a gift, and started getting them only as an apology. To the point that the mere sight of him with flowers became an omen. Now, she can't stand to be given flowers at all.



* In ''Literature/{{Boundary}}'' Madeline gives a gift of chocolate and hand-made artificial flowers to Joe as an apology after they have an argument. She acknowledges that it's GenderFlipped from the traditional format, but she's not aware of a traditional gift for a woman to give a guy as an ApologyGift.



* In ''Literature/{{Boundary}}'' Madeline gives a gift of chocolate and hand-made artificial flowers to Joe as an apology after they have an argument. She acknowledges that it's GenderFlipped from the traditional format, but she's not aware of a traditional gift for a woman to give a guy as an ApologyGift.



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* ''Series/AlteredCarbon''. After the Ghostwalker frees a prisoner, kills two cops and puts Detective Ortega in hospital, [[DaChief Captain Tanaka]] turns up to give her an expensive bouquet of flowers. [[spoiler:However Kovacs quickly works out that this is an act of guilt, because Tanaka has been taking bribes from the same people who sent the Ghostwalker.]]



* Happens twice in ''Series/{{Dexter}}''.
** In season 4, when Rita is annoyed that Dexter doesn't spend time with his family, he buys them all presents. Astor gets a small laptop, Cody some video game, baby Harrison a geeky item of clothes and Rita a home oven for baking bread. Dexter says they are always out of bread, but it only makes Rita angrier -- she would have to bake it. She also thinks that presents cannot fix everything that is wrong in their relationship.
** In season 6, Dexter asks the clerk at the donut shop "What's good for an apology?" when he needs to patch things up with his sister. (FYI, the clerk recommended a cruller.)
* In an episode of ''Series/ILoveLucy'', Fred tries to play peacemaker between a quarreling Lucy and Ricky, by having a boquet of roses and a box of candy delivered to Lucy on Ricky's behalf.
* ''[[Series/{{Mash}} M*A*S*H]]'':
** In one episode, Hawkeye and Trapper try to butter Frank up with a handful of wild flowers, after they secretly drew a pint of blood from him to give to a wounded POW; Frank is touched, but then they kill the moment when Hawkeye says, "Glad there's no hard feelings Frank, because there's a new heart procedure we'd like to try, and you're just the right type."
** During a company picnic, Margaret gives Frank the cold shoulder since he won't loan her money to buy her sister a wedding present; Frank tries to butter her back up with a balloon, only for her to pop it with a hairpin.
** In another episode, Frank tries to make peace with Margaret (this after she had gotten engaged earlier in the season), by presenting her with an American-made Japanese umbrella; of course, Frank isn't able to curb his lust, and Margaret throws it at him as he runs out of her tent.
** In "The Winchester Tapes", Charles [[NoodleIncident apparently had upset Radar]], and insincerely brings him [[DrinkOrder an entire case of grape nehi]] to butter him up in order to contact his former commanding officer to get him transferred back to Tokyo General Hospital



* ''Series/HomeImprovement'': This gets lampshaded in an episode where Tim buys the flowers ("Tail between legs Taylor Special" and Tim is a fairly known customer at the flower shop) before making his wife angry. {{Hilarity Ensues}} and Tim ends up trying to sell the flowers to his neighbor.
* In ''Series/TheWestWing'', Leo tries to make up for his ForgottenAnniversary with an elaborate dinner and evening at home, including a very beautiful pearl necklace. Sadly, the problems in his marriage can't be made up for that easily, since the incident was the last straw for his wife, who couldn't endure him being MarriedToTheJob.
* In the {{Denouement}} of the ''Series/DoctorWho'' serial "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS12E1Robot Robot]]", the Doctor realises that Sarah Jane is angry with him (for being [[TheNthDoctor suddenly different]], trying to leave in the TARDIS without her, going off to fight despite being in a manic post-regenerative state, and [[ShootTheDog killing]] a WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds that loved Sarah) and tries to talk to her. When she doesn't respond positively he takes a bag of sweets out of his pocket and [[NoSocialSkills rather awkwardly]] asks her "Would you like a jelly baby..?" Amazingly, this works, and offering jelly babies to people becomes one of his standard ObfuscatingStupidity moves ever after.
* ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer''.

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* ''Series/HomeImprovement'': This gets lampshaded in an episode where Tim buys the flowers ("Tail between legs Taylor Special" and Tim is a fairly known customer at the flower shop) before making his wife angry. {{Hilarity Ensues}} and Tim ends up trying to sell the flowers to his neighbor.
* In ''Series/TheWestWing'', Leo tries to make up for his ForgottenAnniversary with an elaborate dinner and evening at home, including a very beautiful pearl necklace. Sadly, the problems in his marriage can't be made up for that easily, since the incident was the last straw for his wife, who couldn't endure him being MarriedToTheJob.
* In the {{Denouement}} of the ''Series/DoctorWho'' serial "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS12E1Robot Robot]]", the Doctor realises that Sarah Jane is angry with him (for being [[TheNthDoctor suddenly different]], trying to leave in the TARDIS without her, going off to fight despite being in a manic post-regenerative state, and [[ShootTheDog killing]] a WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds that loved Sarah) and tries to talk to her. When she doesn't respond positively he takes a bag of sweets out of his pocket and [[NoSocialSkills rather awkwardly]] asks her "Would you like a jelly baby..?" Amazingly, this works, and offering jelly babies to people becomes one of his standard ObfuscatingStupidity moves ever after.
* ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer''.
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* In ''Series/{{Degrassi}}'', to "apologize" for his abusive actions, Rick presented Terri with roses. The first time he hurt her, he gave her a ''huge'' bouquet of them. Unfortunately, this is TruthInTelevision as some abusive spouses/significant others use gifts to keep the victim with them longer.
* Happens twice in ''Series/{{Dexter}}'':
** In season 4, when Rita is annoyed that Dexter doesn't spend time with his family, he buys them all presents. Astor gets a small laptop, Cody some video game, baby Harrison a geeky item of clothes and Rita a home oven for baking bread. Dexter says they are always out of bread, but it only makes Rita angrier -- she would have to bake it. She also thinks that presents cannot fix everything that is wrong in their relationship.
** In season 6, Dexter asks the clerk at the donut shop "What's good for an apology?" when he needs to patch things up with his sister. (FYI, the clerk recommended a cruller.)
* In the {{Denouement}} of the ''Series/DoctorWho'' serial "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS12E1Robot Robot]]", the Doctor realises that Sarah Jane is angry with him (for being [[TheNthDoctor suddenly different]], trying to leave in the TARDIS without her, going off to fight despite being in a manic post-regenerative state, and [[ShootTheDog killing]] a WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds that loved Sarah) and tries to talk to her. When she doesn't respond positively he takes a bag of sweets out of his pocket and [[NoSocialSkills rather awkwardly]] asks her "Would you like a jelly baby..?" Amazingly, this works, and offering jelly babies to people becomes one of his standard ObfuscatingStupidity moves ever after.



* Happens a few times in ''Series/{{Degrassi}}'':
** To "apologize" for his abusive actions, Rick presented Terri with roses. The first time he hurt her, he gave her a ''huge'' bouquet of them. Unfortunately, this is TruthInTelevision as some abusive spouses/significant others use gifts to keep the victim with them longer.
* ''Series/StarTrekVoyager''. Neelix brings Kes flowers to apologize for his jealousy. When she starts eating them, he drags her off to Sickbay (she's pregnant, as it turns out).
* In ''Series/MalcolmInTheMiddle'', after Lois and Hal miss Dewey's big performance in the school play, they try to buy his forgiveness, first by giving him a new video game, when that is not enough, Hal gives him Malcolm's birthday present, a rare, and expensive, comic book. When Dewey ponders forgiving Hal and Lois, he walks back to his room to read his new comic and play his new game, [[ABirthdayNotABreak and wishes Malcolm a happy birthday as he and Reese do menial labor around the house]] as part of their punishment [[EscalatingWar for engaging in a fight]] that [[HowWeGotHere landed them in the hospital.]]

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* Happens a few times ''Series/HomeImprovement'': This gets lampshaded in ''Series/{{Degrassi}}'':
** To "apologize" for
an episode where Tim buys the flowers ("Tail between legs Taylor Special" and Tim is a fairly known customer at the flower shop) before making his abusive actions, Rick presented Terri with roses. The first time he hurt her, he gave her wife angry. {{Hilarity Ensues}} and Tim ends up trying to sell the flowers to his neighbor.
* In an episode of ''Series/ILoveLucy'', Fred tries to play peacemaker between
a ''huge'' quarreling Lucy and Ricky, by having a bouquet of them. Unfortunately, this is TruthInTelevision as some abusive spouses/significant others use gifts to keep the victim with them longer.
* ''Series/StarTrekVoyager''. Neelix brings Kes flowers to apologize for his jealousy. When she starts eating them, he drags her off to Sickbay (she's pregnant, as it turns out).
* In ''Series/MalcolmInTheMiddle'', after Lois
roses and Hal miss Dewey's big performance in the school play, they try a box of candy delivered to buy his forgiveness, first by giving him a new video game, when that is not enough, Hal gives him Malcolm's birthday present, a rare, and expensive, comic book. When Dewey ponders forgiving Hal and Lois, he walks back to his room to read his new comic and play his new game, [[ABirthdayNotABreak and wishes Malcolm a happy birthday as he and Reese do menial labor around the house]] as part of their punishment [[EscalatingWar for engaging in a fight]] that [[HowWeGotHere landed them in the hospital.]]Lucy on Ricky's behalf.



* ''Series/AlteredCarbon''. After the Ghostwalker frees a prisoner, kills two cops and puts Detective Ortega in hospital, [[DaChief Captain Tanaka]] turns up to give her an expensive bouquet of flowers. [[spoiler:However Kovacs quickly works out that this is an act of guilt, because Tanaka has been taking bribes from the same people who sent the Ghostwalker.]]

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* ''Series/AlteredCarbon''. After In ''Series/MalcolmInTheMiddle'', after Lois and Hal miss Dewey's big performance in the Ghostwalker frees a prisoner, kills two cops and puts Detective Ortega in hospital, [[DaChief Captain Tanaka]] turns up school play, they try to give her an expensive bouquet of flowers. [[spoiler:However Kovacs quickly works out buy his forgiveness, first by giving him a new video game, when that this is an act of guilt, because Tanaka has been taking bribes from not enough, Hal gives him Malcolm's birthday present, a rare, and expensive, comic book. When Dewey ponders forgiving Hal and Lois, he walks back to his room to read his new comic and play his new game, [[ABirthdayNotABreak and wishes Malcolm a happy birthday as he and Reese do menial labor around the same people who sent house]] as part of their punishment [[EscalatingWar for engaging in a fight]] that [[HowWeGotHere landed them in the Ghostwalker.hospital.]]
* ''[[Series/{{Mash}} M*A*S*H]]'':
** In one episode, Hawkeye and Trapper try to butter Frank up with a handful of wild flowers, after they secretly drew a pint of blood from him to give to a wounded POW; Frank is touched, but then they kill the moment when Hawkeye says, "Glad there's no hard feelings Frank, because there's a new heart procedure we'd like to try, and you're just the right type."
** During a company picnic, Margaret gives Frank the cold shoulder since he won't loan her money to buy her sister a wedding present; Frank tries to butter her back up with a balloon, only for her to pop it with a hairpin.
** In another episode, Frank tries to make peace with Margaret (this after she had gotten engaged earlier in the season), by presenting her with an American-made Japanese umbrella; of course, Frank isn't able to curb his lust, and Margaret throws it at him as he runs out of her tent.
** In "The Winchester Tapes", Charles [[NoodleIncident apparently had upset Radar]], and insincerely brings him [[DrinkOrder an entire case of grape nehi]] to butter him up in order to contact his former commanding officer to get him transferred back to Tokyo General Hospital.
* ''Series/StarTrekVoyager''. Neelix brings Kes flowers to apologize for his jealousy. When she starts eating them, he drags her off to Sickbay (she's pregnant, as it turns out).
* In ''Series/TheWestWing'', Leo tries to make up for his ForgottenAnniversary with an elaborate dinner and evening at home, including a very beautiful pearl necklace. Sadly, the problems in his marriage can't be made up for that easily, since the incident was the last straw for his wife, who couldn't endure him being MarriedToTheJob.



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* In ''Webcomic/WildeLife'', Oscar [[http://www.wildelifecomic.com/comic/160 sends a bouquet of blue roses]] to his sister as an apology for his random disappearance. However, he still doesn't want her to come looking for him, so he [[http://www.wildelifecomic.com/comic/164 doesn't include a return address.]]
* In ''Webcomic/DatingATeamMagmaGrunt'', Brendan bought his girlfriend a bunch of Jigglypuff plushies (one of which was over 4 feet tall) as an apology for jokingly comparing her to on Octillery.

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* In ''Webcomic/WildeLife'', Oscar [[http://www.wildelifecomic.com/comic/160 sends a bouquet of blue roses]] to his sister as an apology for his random disappearance. However, he still doesn't want ''Roleplay/DawnOfANewAgeOldportBlues'', Barbra's mother convinces her to come looking apologise to Jacob for not doing much to help him after he slipped in vomit. She shows up to school the following day with a cupcake for him, so he [[http://www.wildelifecomic.com/comic/164 doesn't include a return address.]]
* In ''Webcomic/DatingATeamMagmaGrunt'', Brendan bought his girlfriend a bunch of Jigglypuff plushies (one of
which was over 4 feet tall) as an apology for jokingly comparing her only stresses him out more because [[AbusiveParents his own mother]] ordered him not to on Octillery.speak with Barbra.



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* In ''Webcomic/DatingATeamMagmaGrunt'', Brendan bought his girlfriend a bunch of Jigglypuff plushies (one of which was over 4 feet tall) as an apology for jokingly comparing her to on Octillery.
* In ''Webcomic/WildeLife'', Oscar [[http://www.wildelifecomic.com/comic/160 sends a bouquet of blue roses]] to his sister as an apology for his random disappearance. However, he still doesn't want her to come looking for him, so he [[http://www.wildelifecomic.com/comic/164 doesn't include a return address.]]
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* The ''WesternAnimation/TheFairlyOddParents'' episode "Fairy Idol" had Timmy give his fairies apology cookies because he had been overusing their magic at the beginning of the episode. Cosmo, being TheDitz, accepts the apology, but Wanda does not accept until a later scene where Timmy cries because he thinks that they are dead.



--->'''Carter:''' Wow, Peter, that means a lot to me because you made it.
--->'''Peter:''' Really?
--->'''Carter:''' NO! GET OUT OF HERE!

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--->'''Carter:''' Wow, Peter, that means a lot to me because you made it.
--->'''Peter:''' Really?
--->'''Carter:'''
it.\\
'''Peter:''' Really?\\
'''Carter:'''
NO! GET OUT OF HERE!



* Shows up a couple of times in ''WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants''

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* ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'': In "Golf War", after Dipper, Mabel and Pacifica escape from the golf course, Mabel gives to her former rival a sticker of "A-Paw-logize" to apology her about the Lilliputians. Pacifica accepts, claiming [[{{Tsundere}} its just because it looks good on her]].
* ''WesternAnimation/KungFuPandaLegendsOfAwesomeness'': One episode involves Po accidentally attacking the reformed criminal Hundun and his waiters when he's forced to investigate Hundun's noodle shop to satisfy his paranoid dad. When he finds himself proven wrong [[spoiler: about Hundun trying to get after his dad]], Po decides to give the rhino an apology basket full of pears([[StrangeMindsThinkAlike Which both Hundun and his dad agree can never have too many pears]]). [[spoiler:Subverted when it's revealed that Hundun really is still evil and planned everything to get back at Po for breaking his horn.]]
* ''WesternAnimation/TheLoudHouse'': In "Cereal Offender", after Lincoln's sisters ruin his chances at getting a cereal he wanted and get him into hot water with Mom, they all feel terribly guilty and decide to make it up to him by buying the cereal for him.
* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'': In "Grampa vs. Sexual Inadequacy", Grampa tries to give Homer a bouquet of flowers as an apology for calling him an accident. Homer slams the door in his face, so he pushes the flowers through the mail slot.
* ''WesternAnimation/SofiaTheFirst'': In "The Amulet and the Anthem", Sofia's amulet curses her to croak like a frog when she brags to her friends about being chosen to sing the Enchanchian anthem at a festival, leaving her unable to directly apologize to them. After [[Disney/BeautyAndTheBeast Belle]] teaches her that actions speak louder than words, she makes it up to her friends by inviting them to sing with her, which lifts the curse.
* ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'': In "The Death Of Eric Cartman", Cartman offers Scott Tenorman a fruit basket to make up for killing his (Scott's) parents.
* Shows up a couple of times in ''WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants''''WesternAnimation/SpongebobSquarepants'':



-->'''[=SpongeBob=]''': [[TemptingFate You're not still mad, are you?]]\\

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-->'''[=SpongeBob=]''': --->'''[=SpongeBob=]''': [[TemptingFate You're not still mad, are you?]]\\



* ''WesternAnimation/KungFuPandaLegendsOfAwesomeness'': One episode involves Po accidentally attacking the reformed criminal Hundun and his waiters when he's forced to investigate Hundun's noodle shop to satisfy his paranoid dad. When he finds himself proven wrong [[spoiler: about Hundun trying to get after his dad]], Po decides to give the rhino an apology basket full of pears([[StrangeMindsThinkAlike Which both Hundun and his dad agree can never have too many pears]]). [[spoiler:Subverted when it's revealed that Hundun really is still evil and planned everything to get back at Po for breaking his horn]]
* The ''WesternAnimation/TheFairlyOddParents'' episode "Fairy Idol" had Timmy give his fairies apology cookies because he had been overusing their magic at the beginning of the episode. Cosmo, being TheDitz, accepts the apology, but Wanda does not accept until a later scene where Timmy cries because he thinks that they are dead.
* ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'': In "Grampa vs. Sexual Inadequacy", Grampa tries to give Homer a bouquet of flowers as an apology for calling him an accident. Homer slams the door in his face, so he pushes the flowers through the mail slot.
* ''WesternAnimation/TheLoudHouse'': In "Cereal Offender", after Lincoln's sisters ruin his chances at getting a cereal he wanted and get him into hot water with Mom, they all feel terribly guilty and decide to make it up to him by buying the cereal for him.
* ''WesternAnimation/SofiaTheFirst'': In "The Amulet and the Anthem", Sofia's amulet curses her to croak like a frog when she brags to her friends about being chosen to sing the Enchanchian anthem at a festival, leaving her unable to directly apologize to them. After [[Disney/BeautyAndTheBeast Belle]] teaches her that actions speak louder than words, she makes it up to her friends by inviting them to sing with her, which lifts the curse.
* ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'': In "The Death Of Eric Cartman", Cartman offers Scott Tenorman a fruit basket to make up for killing his (Scott's) parents.
* ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls'': In "Golf War", after Dipper, Mabel and Pacifica escape from the golf course, Mabel gives to her former rival a sticker of "A-Paw-logize" to apology her about the Lilliputians. Pacifica accepts, claiming [[{{Tsundere}} its just because it looks good on her]].



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* During the first arc of ''Manga/LaidBackCamp'', Sakura gives a bag of kiwifruit to Rin to make up for her {{ditz}}y sister Nadeshiko disturbing Rin's camping, having lost in the mountains in the middle of the night.

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* During the first arc of ''Manga/LaidBackCamp'', Sakura gives a bag of kiwifruit to Rin to make up for her {{ditz}}y sister Nadeshiko disturbing Rin's camping, having lost in since Nadeshiko had fallen asleep on the mountains in the middle bench after leaving her cell phone at home, forcing Rin to let Nadeshiko borrow her cell phone to call Sakura.
* In ''Manga/NewGame'', Umiko is introduced informing Aoba that some
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[=NPCs=] she made had bugs, and complaining about how graphics designers only care about appearances. After leaving, Umiko realizes she went too far, and offers Aoba a spent shotgun shell as a gift.

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* ''Literature/TheBible'': [[Literature/BookOfProverbs Proverbs 6:35]] says that a husband who is wronged by another man committing adultery with his wife will not be appeased even if the other man gives many gifts.
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* In the {{Denouement}} of the ''Series/DoctorWho'' serial "Robot", the Doctor realises that Sarah Jane is angry with him (for being [[TheNthDoctor suddenly different]], trying to leave in the TARDIS without her, going off to fight despite being in a manic post-regenerative state, and [[ShootTheDog killing]] a WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds that loved Sarah) and tries to talk to her. When she doesn't respond positively he takes a bag of sweets out of his pocket and [[NoSocialSkills rather awkwardly]] asks her "Would you like a jelly baby..?" Amazingly, this works, and offering jelly babies to people becomes one of his standard ObfuscatingStupidity moves ever after.

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* In the {{Denouement}} of the ''Series/DoctorWho'' serial "Robot", "[[Recap/DoctorWhoS12E1Robot Robot]]", the Doctor realises that Sarah Jane is angry with him (for being [[TheNthDoctor suddenly different]], trying to leave in the TARDIS without her, going off to fight despite being in a manic post-regenerative state, and [[ShootTheDog killing]] a WoobieDestroyerOfWorlds that loved Sarah) and tries to talk to her. When she doesn't respond positively he takes a bag of sweets out of his pocket and [[NoSocialSkills rather awkwardly]] asks her "Would you like a jelly baby..?" Amazingly, this works, and offering jelly babies to people becomes one of his standard ObfuscatingStupidity moves ever after.



** After yet another MagicMisfire in "Something Blue", Willow bakes cookies for the Scooby Gang. And has to detail Giles' car.
** Xander ends his SnarkToSnarkCombat with Cordelia (their relationship broke up after he was caught cheating) by paying for a prom dress she can't afford.

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** After yet another MagicMisfire in "Something Blue", "[[Recap/BuffyTheVampireSlayerS4E9SomethingBlue Something Blue]]", Willow bakes cookies for the Scooby Gang. And has to detail Giles' car.
** In "[[Recap/BuffyTheVampireSlayerS3E20TheProm The Prom]]", Xander ends his SnarkToSnarkCombat with Cordelia (their relationship broke up after he was caught cheating) by paying for a prom dress she can't afford.


** At the end of "Jellyfishing": To make up for getting Squidward injured even further, [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick give him a jar with the jellyfish he captured. Still angry at them, Squidward releases the jellyfish from the jar and it chases [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick into the distance.

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** At the end of "Jellyfishing": To make up for getting Squidward injured even further, [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick give him a jar with the jellyfish he captured. Still angry at them, Squidward releases responds by releasing the jellyfish from the jar and let it chases attack [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick as they sprint into the distance.distance. Granted, they weren't tormenting him on purpose, but he still has every right to be angry at them.



'''Patrick''': [[ThisIsGonnaSuck Yup, he's still mad]].

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'''Patrick''': [[ThisIsGonnaSuck Yup, he's still mad]].\\
(''The jellyfish chases after [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick, stinging them repeatedly as they run into the distance'')


** At the end of "Jellyfishing": To make up for getting Squidward injured even further, SpongeBob and Patrick give him a jar with the jellyfish he captured. Still angry at them, Squidward releases the jellyfish from the jar and it chases [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick into the distance.

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** At the end of "Jellyfishing": To make up for getting Squidward injured even further, SpongeBob [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick give him a jar with the jellyfish he captured. Still angry at them, Squidward releases the jellyfish from the jar and it chases [=SpongeBob=] and Patrick into the distance.

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