History Literature / BrideOfTheRatGod

12th Apr '16 6:26:03 AM ChaoticNovelist
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* BadassDamsel: Christine does her best to fight back and struggle to survive.

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* BadassDamsel: ActionGirl: Christine [[DownplayedTrope does her best best]] to fight back and struggle to survive.



* DamselInDistress: Christine is being hunted by a supernatural being.

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* DamselInDistress: Christine is being hunted by a supernatural being.being, and this distressing situation initiates the plot.
30th Dec '15 2:40:12 AM DragonQuestZ
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* HighClassGloves: Christine wears a white pair on the cover.



* OperaGloves: Christine wears a white pair on the cover.
11th Dec '15 10:53:57 PM PaulA
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* BadassDamsel: Christine does her best to fight back and struggle to survive.



** BadassDamsel: That doesn't stop her from doing her best to fight back and struggle to survive.
11th Dec '15 4:22:54 PM LovePsychothefirst
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** BadassDamsel: That doesn't stop her from doing her best to fight back and struggle to survive.
11th Dec '15 4:22:01 PM LovePsychothefirst
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* DreamingOfTimesGoneBy: Norah has a dream in which she sees the last occasion on which the necklace was deliberately used to dedicate a human sacrifice.

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* DreamingOfTimesGoneBy: Norah has a dream in which she sees the last occasion on which the necklace was deliberately used to dedicate a human sacrifice. She doesn't remember it all (though gets a few vague memories and impressions later once she starts to think on it) but the audience gets it all and it is ''creepy''.
11th Dec '15 4:21:01 PM LovePsychothefirst
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* MarriedAtSea: [[spoiler:Norah and Alec have a boat captain marry them at the end.]]

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* {{Mahjong}}: Christine plays it with various characters as a recurring background element. Some of the rules are obviously made-up and original to her how she plays.
* MarriedAtSea: [[spoiler:Norah and Alec decide to have a boat captain marry them at the end.]]
11th Sep '15 6:31:03 AM DragonQuestZ
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* CostumePorn

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* CostumePornCostumePorn: Several outfits are described with fair, if not extensive, detail. Christine even describes some of her outfits in detail.



* FluffyFashionFeathers: An actress wears a dress with marabou straps.

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* FluffyFashionFeathers: An actress at a party wears a feather headdress and a dress with marabou shoulder straps.



* GrandTheftMe: The Rat God can take over some people.

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* GrandTheftMe: The Rat God can take over some people.people to use them to slay sacrifices.



* MarriedAtSea: [[spoiler:Norah and Alec at the end.]]

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* MarriedAtSea: [[spoiler:Norah and Alec have a boat captain marry them at the end.]]



* PrettyInMink: Christine has a sable coat, and chinchilla coat, and a monkey-trimmed jacket. She gives Norah the latter, and Norah gets to wear Christine's chinchilla a few times (although the first time it's offered she turns it down). Christine also wears a fur wrap on the cover of the book.

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* PrettyInMink: Christine Christine, being a glamorous movie star, has several furs, such as a sable coat, and chinchilla coat, and a monkey-trimmed jacket. She gives Norah the latter, and lets Norah gets to wear Christine's borrow her chinchilla a few times (although especially to the first time it's offered she turns it down).Hollywood parties they attend. Christine also wears a fur wrap on the cover of the book.
11th Sep '15 3:04:37 AM Morgenthaler
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* HowDoYouLikeThemApples: The forbidden fruit from the garden of Eden makes a symbolic appearance in the seduction scene in ''She-Devil of Babylon''; this prompts a discussion among the crew about what kind of fruit it actually was. The director insists on a pomegranate, causing a whole bunch of problems that wouldn't have happened if he'd been willing to settle for an apple.


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* TemptingApple: The forbidden fruit from the garden of Eden makes a symbolic appearance in the seduction scene in ''She-Devil of Babylon''; this prompts a discussion among the crew about what kind of fruit it actually was. The director insists on a pomegranate, causing a whole bunch of problems that wouldn't have happened if he'd been willing to settle for an apple.
1st Sep '15 7:21:44 PM PaulA
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* TheRoaringTwenties: And Christine seems to just want to party when she isn't working.

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* TheRoaringTwenties: Set during UsefulNotes/TheSilentAgeOfHollywood. And Christine seems to just want to party when she isn't working.



* UsefulNotes/TheSilentAgeOfHollywood
1st Sep '15 1:43:54 PM MarkLungo
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The exotic Chrysanda Flamande (actually Christine Flint from Philadelphia) is a rising star in the SilentAgeOfHollywood. Her rich producer boyfriend Frank just gave her a beautiful old Chinese necklace, her down-to-earth sister-in-law Norah keeps her within shouting distance of the straight and narrow, TheRoaringTwenties are roaring and life is good.

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The exotic Chrysanda Flamande (actually Christine Flint from Philadelphia) UsefulNotes/{{Philadelphia}}) is a rising star in the SilentAgeOfHollywood.UsefulNotes/TheSilentAgeOfHollywood. Her rich producer boyfriend Frank just gave her a beautiful old Chinese necklace, her down-to-earth sister-in-law Norah keeps her within shouting distance of the straight and narrow, TheRoaringTwenties are roaring and life is good.



* SilentAgeOfHollywood

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* SilentAgeOfHollywoodUsefulNotes/TheSilentAgeOfHollywood
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