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Gerome/Quotes (Awakening)

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Event tile and Barracks event quotes

I've stitched some holes in our clothes. ...Sewing is a hidden skill of mine.
— Gerome, when gaining experience from an event tile or in the Barracks.
I snuck in some practice. You'd think I would be beyond that by now...
— Gerome, when gaining weapon experience from an event tile.
Minerva, must you pick up every little... Wait-what do you have there? Let me see.
— Gerome, when finding an item in an event tile or in the Barracks.
Something about today makes me feel that I will do great things.
— Gerome, when getting a surge in the Barracks.
I often wonder if meddling with the past is the right thing to do?
— Gerome, when failing to get a reward in the Barracks.

Barracks greeting quotes

Good morning, Robin. Taking a morning breather?
— Gerome, during the morning.
Robin? Taking a break now?
— Gerome, during the afternoon.
Evening, Robin. I'm only here to get Minerva's wyvern feed.
— Gerome, during the evening.
Go to bed, Robin.
— Gerome, at night.
Happy Birthday, Robin.
— Gerome, on Robin's birthday.
Hello, Robin. You're quick to rise today.
— Gerome, during the morning if married to Robin.
Hello, Robin. Where are you off to today?
— Gerome, during the afternoon if married to Robin.
Hello, Robin. Is it evening already?
— Gerome, during the evening if married to Robin.
Hello, Robin. You ought to get some sleep.
— Gerome, at night if married to Robin.
Happy Birthday, Robin. Minerva wishes you the best.
— Gerome, on Robin's birthday if married to Robin.

Event tile and Barracks conversation quotes

General quotes

You look thrilled. Did Minerva like you when you petted her?
— Gerome, when asking a question about mood
No, it's simply...heartening to have someone's ear from time to time.
— Gerome, when answering a question about mood
I hate having time alone with my thoughts. How do you distract yourself?
— Gerome, when asking a question about hobby
I go where no one can find me. I do not wish to create ties to this world.
— Gerome, when answering a question about hobby
Do you have any dreams, friend?
— Gerome, when asking a question about dreams
Only of returning to the future from this illusory world I inhabit now.
— Gerome, when answering a question about dreams
We should team up and fight the enemy together. Two are more powerful than one.
— Gerome, when asking a question about fighting together
As you wish. But it will be a temporary alliance. Do not get too cozy.
— Gerome, when answering a question about fighting together

Quotes specifically with a lover

I love you, <lover>. No matter what befalls us, these feelings will not change.
— Gerome, his "I love you" quote
I know. And I love you, too.
— Gerome, responding to his lover’s "I love you" quote
<lover>, you look lovelier every moment. How am I to focus in battle?
— Gerome, his "You're beautiful" quote
It pleases me to hear that from the only woman who matters.
— Gerome, responding to his lover’s "You're beautiful" quote
Stay by my side, <lover>, where none can harm you.
— Gerome, asking his lover not to leave him
Very well. But if I do fall, promise you won't go back in time to attempt to change it.
— Gerome, answering his lover when asked not to leave her
What is that you've got there, <lover>? It's very unusual.
— Gerome, when offering his lover a gift
This is a jewel Minerva had. Would you like it? I think it would suit you.
— Gerome, when his lover offers a gift

Quotes specifically with his father

<Father>, tell me more about your days before I arrived.
— Gerome, when asking a question about his father’s life before they met
You're some nerve, trying to pry into my private life. Trying to know the future! How about I ask you a favor instead? Promise me you won't let Cherche fly too high after giving birth to me. She will fall and have terrible headaches the rest of her days.
— Gerome, when answering his father’s question about his life
<Father>, is that a wyvern bite? Don't tell me Minerva nipped at you.
— Gerome, asking his father if he is ill
Trying to be fatherly? I am just fine. You can worry about your own business.
— Gerome, answering his father asking if he is ill
<Father>, I realize I should treat you more like a father. Can I buy you a gift?
— Gerome, when offering his father a gift
How about a male partner for Minerva? ...What do you mean, "impossible"?
— Gerome, when his father offers a gift
Challenge me, <father>. In the future, I could not defeat my father, but here...
— Gerome, when asking his father to train
A challenge? If you like. In fact, I could use just such a distraction.
— Gerome, when his father asks to train

Quotes specifically with Cherche

Mother...I mean, Cherche. What was your life like before I came here?
— Gerome, when asking a question about Cherche’s life before they met
I mostly cared for Minerva in the future. She took to me rather quickly—sooner than wyverns usually do. You were so shocked! ...No. Not you—not some illusion. My real mother. And she’s dead now. ....We shouldn’t have brought this up.
— Gerome, when answering Cherche’s question about her life
Mother, I saw your Minerva attack someone. Should I be worried?
— Gerome, asking Cherche if she is ill
Thank you, but you should look after yourself first.
— Gerome, answering Cherche asking if she is ill
Cherche, I often see you at the town shops. Is there something I might buy for you?
— Gerome, when offering Cherche a gift
Just money for Minerva’s food will do. She eats five times as much as other wyverns.
— Gerome, when Cherche offers a gift
Challenge me, Cherche, wyvern to wyvern. No doubt we’ve developed our own styles.
— Gerome, when asking Cherche to train
All right. I admit, I have wondered what you are truly capable of.
— Gerome, when Cherche asks to train

Quotes specifically with a male Morgan child

Morgan, what was I like in the future from whence you came?
— Gerome, when asking a question about Morgan’s life in the future
I certainly can't believe I father you. I go through great pains not to leave a mark. ...But until recently I lived in my own future. Would you like to hear about it? It may not jog your memory, but I am still willing to make time.
— Gerome, when answering Morgan’s question about his life
Morgan, are you feeling all right?
— Gerome, asking Morgan if he is ill
I am in good health. Never fear. You needn't get so worked up.
— Gerome, answering Morgan asking if he is ill
Morgan, tell me if you need anything. You are my child - I would know you better.
— Gerome, when offering Morgan a gift
A partner for Minerva? I doubt you'll have much luck catching a male wyvern.
— Gerome, when Morgan offers a gift
Challenge me, Morgan. We must see if the son surpasses the father!
— Gerome, when asking Morgan to train
Trying to study my technique? You'll find it's difficult to copy. But as you wish.
— Gerome, when Morgan asks to train

Paired battle quotes

— Gerome
Keep it together.
— Gerome
Win this.
— Gerome
Stand firm.
— Gerome
I'm with you.
— Gerome
Stay alive.
— Gerome
End them.
— Gerome
I'm ready.
— Gerome
Here they come.
— Gerome
Clean this up.
— Gerome
— Gerome, performing a Dual Strike.
Over here.
— Gerome, performing a Dual Strike.
— Gerome, performing a Dual Strike.
You face us all.
— Gerome, performing a Dual Strike.
Let me.
— Gerome, performing a Dual Strike.
Not today!
— Gerome, performing a Dual Guard.
Pay attention.
— Gerome, performing a Dual Guard.

Critical quotes

All must end!
— Gerome
Embrace your fate!
— Gerome
— Gerome
This is farewell!
— Gerome

Level up quotes

...Hmph. Fate is feeling stingy today.
— Gerome, when one or no stats grow in a Level Up.
It's a start.
— Gerome, when two or three stats grow in a Level Up.
This changes nothing... but it does feel good.
— Gerome, when four or five stats grow in a Level Up.
You seem pleased as well, Minerva.
— Gerome, when six or more stats grow in a Level Up.
I've flown about as high as I'm likely to reach.
— Gerome, when his stats are mostly capped and one or no stats grow in a Level Up.

Class Change quote

Anything to attain greater power.
— Gerome, when changing class.

Shop quotes

Only buy what you need, okay?
— Gerome, when buying items at a shop.
Sell whatever you like. I don't mind.
— Gerome, when selling items at a shop.
Craft me a weapon not even Minerva could bite in half.
— Gerome, when forging weapons at a shop.

Defeat quotes

Death...always has its...due... Go, Minerva...
— Gerome, if defeated before recruitment in paralogue 11.
Be at peace, Minerva... At last...the pain and suffering...will...
— Gerome, as an NPC in The Future Past 3.
This was my...destiny...all along... Now I join my parents...
— Gerome's death quote in Classic mode.
Damn, they aren't fooling around... Time for me to get out of here...
— Gerome's retreat quote in Casual mode.

Battle quotes

Victory quotes

Accept your fate.
— Gerome, when defeating an enemy.
— Gerome, when defeating an enemy.
— Gerome, when defeating an enemy.
— Gerome, when defeating an enemy.
Don't fight my battles.
— Gerome, if his partner defeated the enemy.
— Gerome, if his partner defeated the enemy.
That was mine.
— Gerome, if his partner defeated the enemy.

Endgame: Grima quotes

We lost to the fell dragon once. Do not grant fate a second victory!
— Gerome
[He/She] showed me that I have a future. That destiny can be defeated. We have to believe we can alter destiny once more and bring [him/her] back.
— Gerome, if Robin sacrifices him/herself to kill Grima.
We have wrestled destiny itself into submission!
— Gerome, if Chrom lands the final blow on Grima.
You changed our future and gave me a brighter one. With you, I feel I have a choice in shaping the events to come.
— Gerome, if Chrom lands the final blow on Grima, and if he is married to Robin.
You showed me we all have the strength to best our fates. Don't tell me now that it was all a lie, Father!
— Gerome, if Chrom lands the final blow on Grima, and if he is Robin's son.

Against Altena in Lost Bloodlines 1

Gerome: A wyvern rider, eh? ...And a skilled one by the look of your mount.
Altena: Then stand down before I cut you down.
Gerome: In the name of Minerva, I will not!

Against Altena in Lost Bloodlines 3

Altena: I know not why you have come. I know only that you must fall.
Gerome: Then you know nothing. I refuse to die in any world but my own.

Against Geoffrey in Smash Brethren 1

Geoffrey: A mask? Hiding a weighty past, are we?
Gerome: You should be less concerned with my appearance than the battle before you.

Against Geoffrey in Smash Brethren 3

Geoffrey: Masked warrior, return to the world you came from. Free yourself from a life of shame—a life of hiding who you are!
Gerome: You've got it all wrong. I chose this life!

Against Selena in Rogues & Redeemers 1

Selena: Nice mask.
Gerome: Thank you. A shame you'll never learn anything more about it.
Selena: That's fine my me. I'm here to fight, not write a book.

Against Selena in Rogues & Redeemers 3

Gerome: I can see previous battles have not treated you kindly.
Selena: Perhaps not. But I am a knight, and a knight never wavers. I will not falter in the service of my lord!

DLC battle quotes

Pickpocketing? Hmph... How petty can you get? I have a greater purpose than punishing pond scum in this godforsaken plane. Die quickly so I can return to more sensible pursuits.
— Gerome, in The Golden Gaffe.
I imagine Minerva would find you to be a most excellent playmate. Alas, this is not playtime. I must cut you down where you stand.
— Gerome, in EXPonential Growth.
Why does Minerva cry out in your presence, fiends? Have you put some spell upon her? The last time I heard her screetch so sadly was when my parents fell...
— Gerome, in Infinite Regalia.
I've no pity for you people, nor any deep yearning to save you. It was your fate to rise again, just as it is mine to still you. I...cannot grieve for each and every life I take on the battlefield...
— Gerome, in Death's Embrace.
I know the fear and anguish of having to pray for a loved one's safe return. I also know the agony of losing one's family. I know it all too well... I've never been the rescuer type... But this time, I'll do what I can.
— Gerome, in Five-Anna Firefight.
Ugh... What did it say about me in that roster? What do you know? About my insomnia? My receding hairline? Wait... Did it mention...Minervykins? I see what must be done. Sadly for you, the only guarantee of silence is death!
— Gerome, in Roster Rescue.
This heat is unbearable. I can't think straight, and I'm sweating like a— ...ARGH! Sweat in my eyes! And I can't get to it because of this damn mask! *Sigh* If you wish to flee, brigand, now's your chance!
— Gerome, in Summer Scramble.
Those enduring lives of hardship need opportunities to heal their weary souls. I cannot let you miscreants deprive these poor people of so vital a place. ...It's time for you to disappear back into the steam.
— Gerome, in Hot-Spring Scramble.