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* LonelyAtTheTop: After Luna's banishment, Celestia having to endure the following 1,000 years without her sister.
-->''The years now before us''
-->''Fearful and unknown''
-->''I never imagined''
-->''I'd face them on my own''
-->''May these thousand winters''
-->''Swiftly pass, I pray''
-->''I love you, I miss you''
-->''All these miles away...''


** Baby Luna appears to have no horn, though that could be excused by either her mane covering it up.

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** Baby Luna appears to have no horn, though that could be excused by either her mane covering it up.


** Baby Luna appears to have no horn, though that could be excused by either her mane covering it up or her being born a pegasus.

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** Baby Luna appears to have no horn, though that could be excused by either her mane covering it up or her being born a pegasus.up.


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* VolumetricMouth: Celestia screaming in despair after banishing her sister to the moon.


It turned out to be a hit, and spawned many covers (not only in English), as well as two {{Answer Song}}s, following the same melody, with lyrics showing Luna's perspective: "Luna's Reply" (by msikarishipper) and "Music/LunasSoliloquy" (by Faux Synder). It also has multiple parodies and covers, such as a ''Literature/WarriorCats'' version [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MNL9G2oApP0 about Bluefur/Bluestar and Snowfur]].

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It turned out to be a hit, and spawned many covers (not only in English), as well as two {{Answer Song}}s, following the same melody, with lyrics showing Luna's perspective: "Luna's Reply" (by msikarishipper) and "Music/LunasSoliloquy" "[[Music/LunasSoliloquy Luna's Soliloquy]]" (by Faux Synder). It also has multiple parodies and covers, such as a ''Literature/WarriorCats'' version [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MNL9G2oApP0 about Bluefur/Bluestar and Snowfur]].

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* TearsOfRemorse: Celestia sheds a lot of them throughout the video. First, after an argument with Luna, then during battle with Nightmare Moon. Finally, when her sister is banished to the moon, they stream down her face as she screams in despair.

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* ThisIsGoingToSuck: When Celestia realizes that -- due to her unwillingness to hurt her own sister -- she is going to lose the BeamOWar with Nightmare Moon momentarily, she closes her eyes, clenches her teeth and braces for the impact.

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* PartingWordsRegret: Implied. The last conversation Celestia and Luna has before the latter's transformation into Nightmare Moon is a bitter argument that ends with Luna angrily shutting Celestia out of her room.


* PyrrhicVictory: Celestia saves her kingdom from the threat of Nightmare Moon, but her victory is hollow as she feels no joy at having to banish her own sister for 1,000 years.

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* PyrrhicVictory: Celestia saves her kingdom and her little ponies from the threat of Nightmare Moon, but her victory is hollow as she feels no joy at having to banish her own sister for 1,000 years.
years and is plagued by guilt over not being able to prevent Luna's fall.


* HundredPercentAdorationRating: Celestia was and still is loved by all the ponies of Equestria. Unfortunately, their love did not extend to Luna, resulting in tragic consequences.






* GutPunch: Near the end of the video, a baby Luna is sleeping in her bed, and Celestia magically pulls the blanket up over her. Then, the shot changes to an older Luna (with Celestia's magic tucking her in again), and finally to her empty bed.

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* GutPunch: Near the end of the video, a baby Luna is sleeping in her bed, and Celestia magically pulls the blanket up over her. Then, the shot changes to an older Luna (with Luna, with Celestia's magic tucking her in again), again, and finally to her empty bed.

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* PyrrhicVictory: Celestia saves her kingdom from the threat of Nightmare Moon, but her victory is hollow as she feels no joy at having to banish her own sister for 1,000 years.


* GetOut: A non-verbal example. As Luna cries alone in her room, Celestia appears in the doorway and tries to comfort her. Luna angrily points her hoof toward the door.

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* GetOut: A non-verbal example. As Luna cries alone in her room, Celestia appears in the doorway and tries to comfort her. Luna angrily points her hoof toward the door.
* GodzillaThreshold: Celestia only uses the Elements of Harmony as a last-ditch resort when Nightmare Moon is about to destroy her.



* SkywardScream: Celestia lets one out just before the bridge, after looking up at the moon (now with her sister's face on it), and futilely struggling to hold tears back.

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* SkywardScream: SkywardScream:
** Luna's transformation into Nightmare Moon is accompanied by one of these.
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Celestia lets one out just before the bridge, after looking up at the moon (now with her sister's face on it), and futilely struggling to hold tears back.

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* CainAndAbel: Luna/Nightmare Moon and Celestia, respectively. Albeit a far more tragic example than most.


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* GetOut: A non-verbal example. As Luna cries alone in her room, Celestia appears in the doorway and tries to comfort her. Luna angrily points her hoof toward the door.


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* TotalEclipseOfThePlot: A solar eclipse is taking place in the background as Celestia and Nightmare Moon fight.


** Celestia's necklace disappears at the 4:05 mark and suddenly reappears at the 4:26 mark.

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** Celestia's Celestia is seen without her necklace disappears at the 4:05 mark and mark. It suddenly reappears at the 4:26 mark.


* OffModel: Filly Luna has no horn, though that could be excused by either her mane covering it up or her being born a pegasus.

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* OffModel: Filly OffModel:
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Luna has appears to have no horn, though that could be excused by either her mane covering it up or her being born a pegasus.pegasus.
** Celestia's necklace disappears at the 4:05 mark and suddenly reappears at the 4:26 mark.





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!!Tropes!!''Lullaby for a Princess'' contains examples of:



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* NonAppearingTitleNonAppearingTitle: Celestia does refer to the song as a "lullaby" but never does the line "lullaby for a princess" ever appear.



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* OffModel: Filly Luna has no horn, though that could be excused by either her mane covering it up or her being born a pegasus.

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