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"For I too am a person subject to authority, with soldiers subject to me. And I say to one, 'Go,' and he goes; and to another, 'Come here,' and he comes; and to my slave, 'Do this,' and he does it."
A Roman Centurion to Jesus, Luke 7:8, The Bible

Tropes about the different effects and displays of authority, leadership, and obedience.

Contrast Rebel Tropes.

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    Tropes about authority in general: 

Leader Characters of:

    Any kind of Institution: 

    An Apartment: 

    A Company: 

    A Monarchy: 

    Royalty Non-character tropes: 

    And Love... 

    The Military: 

    Military Non-character tropes: 


    A Town: 



Alternative Title(s): Badass In Charge