I mean, you’d think the titan lord would’ve learned his lesson eons ago when he was overthrown by the gods. You’d think that getting chopped into a million pieces and cast into the darkest part of the Underworld would give him a subtle clue that no one wanted him around. But no. (from Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Sea of Monsters by Rick Riordan)
Some people just can’t take a hint, no matter how obvious it is to the rest of us.