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Beyond this point you enter the land of King and Creator.]\\

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Beyond this point you enter the land of King and Creator.]\\\\


->''Higher beings, these words are for you alone.
Beyond this point you enter the land of King and Creator.
Step across this threshold and obey our laws.
Bear witness to the last and only civilisation, the eternal Kingdom.

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->''Higher beings, these words are for you alone.
alone.\\
Beyond this point you enter the land of King and Creator.
Creator.]\\
Step across this threshold and obey our laws.
laws.\\
Bear witness to the last and only civilisation, the eternal Kingdom.\\

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->''Higher beings, these words are for you alone.
Beyond this point you enter the land of King and Creator.
Step across this threshold and obey our laws.
Bear witness to the last and only civilisation, the eternal Kingdom.
Hallownest''
-->--''VideoGame/HollowKnight,'' a lore tablet at the entrance to the kingdom of Hallownest, which is a plague-ridden ruin.


->''"More than a thousand years of conflicts, hates and loves - all reduced to dust in these tombs. Nothing remains of the ancient princes of Vieda, but the dead shadows of their former glory."''
-->--'''Dr. Thomas Kruvajan''', ''Film/BlackSunday''

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->''"More than ->''Somebody once told me\\
His works, he'd like to show me\\
He thought they'd fill me with awe and dread\\
He was looking kind of dumb\\
Just two legs out in the sun\\
And his visage
a thousand broken stone head\\
Well, the
years of conflicts, hates start coming and loves - they don't stop coming\\
Statues are built and they hit the ground crumbling\\
"Didn't make sense not to build real high!"\\
Though naught is left but the desert sky\\
"So much I've done for you to see!\\
So what's wrong with looking upon me?"\\
We'll never know what the king shewed\\
We only know what the man hewed\\
Hey now, King of Kings now, built to last now, heyday\\
Hey now,
all reduced is gone now, fell to dust in these tombs. naught now, decay\\
Nothing remains beside remains\\
Only level sands stretch away''
-->--'''[[https://twitter.com/PateraQuetzaI/status/1156300892733243392 Patera Quetzal]]''', to the tune of [[Music/SmashMouth "All Star"]]

->'' We hold all Earth to plunder--\\
All Time and Space as well--\\
Too wonder-stale to wonder \\
At each new miracle; \\
Till in the mid-illusion \\
Of Godhead 'neath our hand, \\
Falls multiple confusion \\
On all we did or planned--\\
The mighty works we planned. ''
-->-- '''Creator/RudyardKipling''', excerpt from "Hymn of Breaking Strain"

->''And what if she had seen those glories fade,\\
Those titles vanish, and that strength decay;\\
Yet shall some tribute of regret be paid\\
When her long life hath reached its final day:\\
Men are we, and must grieve when even the Shade\\
Of that which once was great is passed away.''
-->'''Creator/WilliamWordsworth''', ''On the Extinction
of the ancient princes of Vieda, but the dead shadows of their former glory."''
-->--'''Dr. Thomas Kruvajan''', ''Film/BlackSunday''
Venetian Republic''



->'' We hold all Earth to plunder--\\
All Time and Space as well--\\
Too wonder-stale to wonder \\
At each new miracle; \\
Till in the mid-illusion \\
Of Godhead 'neath our hand, \\
Falls multiple confusion \\
On all we did or planned--\\
The mighty works we planned. ''
-->-- '''Creator/RudyardKipling''', excerpt from "Hymn of Breaking Strain"

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->'' We hold ->''"More than a thousand years of conflicts, hates and loves - all Earth reduced to plunder--\\
All Time and Space as well--\\
Too wonder-stale to
dust in these tombs. Nothing remains of the ancient princes of Vieda, but the dead shadows of their former glory."''
-->--'''Dr. Thomas Kruvajan''', ''Film/BlackSunday''

->"''This place was the beginning of the end for my family. A dragon is not a slave. They were terrifying. Extraordinary. They filled people with
wonder \\
At each new miracle; \\
Till
and awe, and we locked them in the mid-illusion \\
Of Godhead 'neath our hand, \\
Falls multiple confusion \\
On all
here. They wasted away. They grew small. And we did or planned--\\
The mighty works we planned. ''
grew small as well. We weren't extraordinary without them. We were just like everyone else.''"
-->-- '''Creator/RudyardKipling''', excerpt from "Hymn '''Daenerys''' about the Targaryen Dynasty's loss of Breaking Strain"
their dragons and subsequent decline, ''Series/GameOfThrones'', "[[Recap/GameOfThronesS7E7TheDragonAndTheWolf The Dragon and the Wolf]]"

->All of Man's works, all his cities, all his empires, all his monuments will one day crumble to dust. Even the houses of my own dear readers must - though it be for just one day, one hour - be ruined and become houses where the stones are mortared with moonlight, windowed with starlight and furnished with the dusty wind. It is said that in that day, in that hour, our houses become the possessions of the [[TheArchmage Raven King]].
-->--'''Jonathan Strange,''' ''Literature/JonathanStrangeAndMrNorrell''



->''Somebody once told me\\
His works, he'd like to show me\\
He thought they'd fill me with awe and dread\\
He was looking kind of dumb\\
Just two legs out in the sun\\
And his visage a broken stone head\\
Well, the years start coming and they don't stop coming\\
Statues are built and they hit the ground crumbling\\
"Didn't make sense not to build real high!"\\
Though naught is left but the desert sky\\
"So much I've done for you to see!\\
So what's wrong with looking upon me?"\\
We'll never know what the king shewed\\
We only know what the man hewed\\
Hey now, King of Kings now, built to last now, heyday\\
Hey now, all is gone now, fell to naught now, decay\\
Nothing beside remains\\
Only level sands stretch away''
-->--'''[[https://twitter.com/PateraQuetzaI/status/1156300892733243392 Patera Quetzal]]''', to the tune of [[Music/SmashMouth "All Star"]]

->''And what if she had seen those glories fade,\\
Those titles vanish, and that strength decay;\\
Yet shall some tribute of regret be paid\\
When her long life hath reached its final day:\\
Men are we, and must grieve when even the Shade\\
Of that which once was great is passed away.''
-->'''Creator/WilliamWordsworth''', ''On the Extinction of the Venetian Republic''

->All of Man's works, all his cities, all his empires, all his monuments will one day crumble to dust. Even the houses of my own dear readers must - though it be for just one day, one hour - be ruined and become houses where the stones are mortared with moonlight, windowed with starlight and furnished with the dusty wind. It is said that in that day, in that hour, our houses become the possessions of the [[TheArchmage Raven King]].
-->--'''Jonathan Strange,''' ''Literature/JonathanStrangeAndMrNorrell''


->'''Ian Malcolm:''' God creates dinosaurs, God destroys dinosaurs. God creates man, [[GodIsDead man destroys God]]. Man creates dinosaurs...
->'''Ellie Sattler:''' Dinosaurs eat man... [[ComicallyMissingThePoint Woman inherits the Earth]].
-->-- ''Film/JurassicPark''

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->'''Ian Malcolm:''' God creates dinosaurs, God destroys dinosaurs. God creates man, [[GodIsDead man destroys God]]. Man creates dinosaurs...
->'''Ellie Sattler:''' Dinosaurs eat man... [[ComicallyMissingThePoint Woman inherits
->''"More than a thousand years of conflicts, hates and loves - all reduced to dust in these tombs. Nothing remains of the Earth]].
-->-- ''Film/JurassicPark''
ancient princes of Vieda, but the dead shadows of their former glory."''
-->--'''Dr. Thomas Kruvajan''', ''Film/BlackSunday''

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->All of Man's works, all his cities, all his empires, all his monuments will one day crumble to dust. Even the houses of my own dear readers must - though it be for just one day, one hour - be ruined and become houses where the stones are mortared with moonlight, windowed with starlight and furnished with the dusty wind. It is said that in that day, in that hour, our houses become the possessions of the [[TheArchmage Raven King]].
-->--'''Jonathan Strange,''' ''Literature/JonathanStrangeAndMrNorrell''

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->''And what if she had seen those glories fade,\\
Those titles vanish, and that strength decay;\\
Yet shall some tribute of regret be paid\\
When her long life hath reached its final day:\\
Men are we, and must grieve when even the Shade\\
Of that which once was great is passed away.''
-->'''Creator/WilliamWordsworth''', ''On the Extinction of the Venetian Republic''


-->--'''[[https://twitter.com/PateraQuetzaI/status/1156300892733243392 Patera Quetzal]]''', to the tune of [[Music/SmashMouth "All Star"]]

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-->--'''[[https://twitter.com/PateraQuetzaI/status/1156300892733243392 Patera Quetzal]]''', to the tune of [[Music/SmashMouth "All Star"]]Star"]]
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->'''Ian Malcolm:''' God creates dinosaurs, God destroys dinosaurs. God creates man, [[GodIsDead man destroys God]]. Man creates dinosaurs...
->'''Ellie Sattler:''' Dinosaurs eat man... [[ComicallyMissingThePoint Woman inherits the Earth]].
-->-- ''Film/JurassicPark''


-->-- ''Radio/TheStanFrebergShow'', "Incident at Los Voraces"

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-->-- ''Radio/TheStanFrebergShow'', "Incident at Los Voraces"Voraces"

->''Somebody once told me\\
His works, he'd like to show me\\
He thought they'd fill me with awe and dread\\
He was looking kind of dumb\\
Just two legs out in the sun\\
And his visage a broken stone head\\
Well, the years start coming and they don't stop coming\\
Statues are built and they hit the ground crumbling\\
"Didn't make sense not to build real high!"\\
Though naught is left but the desert sky\\
"So much I've done for you to see!\\
So what's wrong with looking upon me?"\\
We'll never know what the king shewed\\
We only know what the man hewed\\
Hey now, King of Kings now, built to last now, heyday\\
Hey now, all is gone now, fell to naught now, decay\\
Nothing beside remains\\
Only level sands stretch away''
-->--'''[[https://twitter.com/PateraQuetzaI/status/1156300892733243392 Patera Quetzal]]''', to the tune of [[Music/SmashMouth "All Star"]]


[[TropeNamer Look on my works, ye Mighty, and despair!]]"\\

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[[TropeNamer [[TropeNamers Look on my works, ye Mighty, and despair!]]"\\


The site of this forgotten Babylon.''\\\

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The site of this forgotten Babylon.''\\\\\\


Percy Bysshe Shelley's "Ozymandias":




Horace Smith's "Ozymandias":

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\nHorace Smith's "Ozymandias":\n-->-- '''Creator/PercyByssheShelley''', "Ozymandias"



The site of this forgotten Babylon.''

->''We wonder,--and some Hunter may express\\

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The site of this forgotten Babylon.''

->''We
''\\\
We
wonder,--and some Hunter may express\\




Excerpt from Creator/RudyardKipling's "Recessional":

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\nExcerpt from Creator/RudyardKipling's "Recessional":\n-->-- '''Horace Smith''', "Ozymandias"




Excerpt from Creator/RudyardKipling's "Hymn of Breaking Strain":

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\nExcerpt from Creator/RudyardKipling's "Hymn of Breaking Strain":\n-->-- '''Creator/RudyardKipling''', "Recessional"




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-->-- '''Creator/RudyardKipling''', excerpt from "Hymn of Breaking Strain"


Look on my works, ye Mighty, and despair!"\\

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[[TropeNamer Look on my works, ye Mighty, and despair!"\\despair!]]"\\



-->-- ''Radio/TheStanFrebergShow'', "Incident at Los Voraces"

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-->-- ''Radio/TheStanFrebergShow'', "Incident at Los Voraces"

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