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12th Feb '18 11:47:04 AM H8FearADRLuv
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--> '''Aibleen:''' (chokingly) Every year on the anniversary of his death, I can't breathe. But for you, it's just another day of Bridge.

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--> '''Aibleen:''' (chokingly) Every year on Come the anniversary of his death, I can't breathe. But for you, to y'all, it's just another day of Bridge.
16th Jan '18 10:51:48 AM H8FearADRLuv
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* OneDialogueTwoConversations: In the movie, at the charity event, Hilly and Celia have this. Slightly drunk, Celia is just trying to [[SincerityMode congratulate]] Hilly for winning that chocolate pie at the auction. Hilly, believing Celia knows about the "Terrible Awful" and is mocking her, reacts viciously.
14th Jan '18 12:28:53 PM H8FearADRLuv
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* ButForMeItWasATuesday: Deconstructed when Aibleen brings up the heartlessness of such a mindset, given the majority treat injustice towards the minority (namely her son's senseless hit-and-run) as a common happening.

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* ButForMeItWasATuesday: ButForMeItWasTuesday: Deconstructed when Aibleen brings up the heartlessness of such a mindset, given the majority treat injustice towards the minority (namely her son's senseless hit-and-run) as a common happening.
14th Jan '18 12:27:05 PM H8FearADRLuv
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* BetaBitch: Elizabeth is Hilly's. There's little she does without Hilly's orders or example to follow. She went so far as to ''have her daughter'' just because Hilly had a kid, and both Elizabeth and Mae Mobley suffers from just how ill-equipped to be a parent Elizabeth is.

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* BetaBitch: Elizabeth is Hilly's. There's little she does without Hilly's orders or example to follow. She went so far as to ''have her daughter'' just because Hilly had a kid, and both Elizabeth and Mae Mobley suffers ''and'' Elizabeth herself suffer from just how ill-equipped to be a parent Elizabeth the latter is.


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* ButForMeItWasATuesday: Deconstructed when Aibleen brings up the heartlessness of such a mindset, given the majority treat injustice towards the minority (namely her son's senseless hit-and-run) as a common happening.
--> '''Aibleen:''' (chokingly) Every year on the anniversary of his death, I can't breathe. But for you, it's just another day of Bridge.
8th Jan '18 4:34:11 PM GarrulousTiger
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** Averted in the book, as it is mentioned in the book that Aibileen smokes.

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** Averted in the book, as it is mentioned in the book that Aibileen smokes. Also, although Charlotte smokes in the movie, in the novel it's mentioned that she quit smoking after she got her cancer diagnosis.
8th Jan '18 4:31:29 PM GarrulousTiger
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** Averted in the book, as it is mentioned in the book that Aibileen smokes.
10th Nov '17 1:47:44 PM TropeObsessed
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* VillainousBreakdown: Hilly goes through a prolonged version of this, which is set off when [[spoiler: she first reads the book in bed, and sees the chapter about her eating Minny's pie. She reacts by screaming, waking her husband up, and (from what we can hear, smacking him repeatedly in anger.]]

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* VillainousBreakdown: Hilly goes through a prolonged version of this, which is set off when [[spoiler: she first reads the book in bed, and sees the chapter about her eating Minny's pie. She reacts by screaming, waking her husband up, and (from what we can hear, hear) smacking him repeatedly in anger.]] Things go downhill for Hilly from this point on.
10th Nov '17 1:46:31 PM TropeObsessed
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*VillainousBreakdown: Hilly goes through a prolonged version of this, which is set off when [[spoiler: she first reads the book in bed, and sees the chapter about her eating Minny's pie. She reacts by screaming, waking her husband up, and (from what we can hear, smacking him repeatedly in anger.]]
10th Nov '17 1:39:39 PM TropeObsessed
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* TheUnfavorite: Skeeter seems to be this to her over bearing mother, Charlotte, who seems to be prouder of her son and especially her daughter-in-law. [[spoiler:Charlotte changes her attitude after telling Skeeter the truth about Constantine, and later expresses great pride in her daughter's courage]]. * TitleDrop:

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* TheUnfavorite: Skeeter seems to be this to her over bearing mother, Charlotte, who seems to be prouder of her son and especially her daughter-in-law. [[spoiler:Charlotte changes her attitude after telling Skeeter the truth about Constantine, and later expresses great pride in her daughter's courage]].
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10th Nov '17 1:38:24 PM TropeObsessed
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* TitleDrop:

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*TheUnfavorite: Skeeter seems to be this to her over bearing mother, Charlotte, who seems to be prouder of her son and especially her daughter-in-law. [[spoiler:Charlotte changes her attitude after telling Skeeter the truth about Constantine, and later expresses great pride in her daughter's courage]]. * TitleDrop:
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