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2nd Sep '17 3:17:05 PM benda
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* In Russia, the equivalent of this trope is ''zheny dekabristov'' - "Decembrits' wives", spouses of the participants of the failed December uprising of 1825 who voluntarily decided to share their husbands' exile to Siberia. Expect any film or book on Decembrists in exile paying a great deal of attention to their wives.

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* In Russia, the equivalent of this trope is ''zheny dekabristov'' - "Decembrits' "Decembrists' wives", spouses of the participants of the failed December uprising of 1825 who voluntarily decided to share their husbands' exile to Siberia. Expect any film or book on Decembrists in exile paying a great deal of attention to their wives.
2nd Sep '17 3:16:45 PM benda
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* In Russia, the equivalent of this trope is ''zheny dekabristov'' - "Decembrits' wives", spouses of the participants of the failed December uprising of 1825 who voluntarily decided to share their husbands' exile to Siberia. Expect any film or book on Decembrists in exile paying a great deal of attention to their wives.
14th May '17 4:55:00 PM nombretomado
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* The {{Traveller}} volume ''Sword Worlds'' contains in a sidenote, a CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming in which a soldier returns from the Fifth Frontier War to see his [[DownerEnding home wrecked by the war]]. Then he sees his wife, Ilja, gallantly rebuilding the house and after [[GladToBeAliveSex a suitable reunion]] joins her in rebuilding their family home to prove that nothing can break the spirit of a true Sword Worlder or a true Sword Worlder's wife.

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* The {{Traveller}} TabletopGame/{{Traveller}} volume ''Sword Worlds'' contains in a sidenote, a CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming in which a soldier returns from the Fifth Frontier War to see his [[DownerEnding home wrecked by the war]]. Then he sees his wife, Ilja, gallantly rebuilding the house and after [[GladToBeAliveSex a suitable reunion]] joins her in rebuilding their family home to prove that nothing can break the spirit of a true Sword Worlder or a true Sword Worlder's wife.
1st May '17 3:18:56 PM LongTallShorty64
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* ''Film/ThePurchasePrice'' has Joan go to rugged North Dakota. She manages to keep her head up by being fiercely determined to win Jim's affection and be a good farmer.
2nd Mar '17 11:14:17 AM Omeganian
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* It's not just homesteaders. As an OlderThanFeudalism example, Literature/TheBible contains a long monologue [[https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Proverbs+31 lines praising the virtuous wife]] of a sage busy with statecraft, and it's basically the same picture.

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* It's not just homesteaders. As an OlderThanFeudalism example, Literature/TheBible contains a long monologue [[https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Proverbs+31 lines praising the virtuous wife]] of a sage busy with statecraft, and it's basically the same picture.
27th Feb '17 11:17:36 AM Omeganian
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* An OlderThanFeudalism example can be found in Literature/TheBible, in the [[https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Proverbs+31 lines praising a good wife]]. In her case, though, the husband isn't a homesteader, but a sage busy with statecraft.

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* An It's not just homesteaders. As an OlderThanFeudalism example can be found in Literature/TheBible, in the example, Literature/TheBible contains a long monologue [[https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Proverbs+31 lines praising a good wife]]. In her case, though, the husband isn't a homesteader, but virtuous wife]] of a sage busy with statecraft.statecraft, and it's basically the same picture.
19th Feb '17 9:31:28 PM Omeganian
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* An OlderThanFeudalism example can be found in Literature/TheBible, in the [[https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Proverbs+31 lines praising a good wife]]. In her case, though, the husband isn't a homesteader, but a sage busy with statecraft.
5th Nov '16 7:51:31 PM DustSnitch
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* Claire Fraser becomes one of these (while retaining her status of ginormous {{badass}}) in the later books in the ''Outlander'' series. 18th Century American wilderness? Pssh, it can be beaten. (It helps that she has [[PortalToThePast all the medical expertise of a 20th century medical doctor]] and a good set of vaccinations.)

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* Claire Fraser becomes one of these (while retaining her status of ginormous {{badass}}) badass) in the later books in the ''Outlander'' series. 18th Century American wilderness? Pssh, it can be beaten. (It helps that she has [[PortalToThePast all the medical expertise of a 20th century medical doctor]] and a good set of vaccinations.)
27th Oct '16 10:16:25 PM nombretomado
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* Lisa Douglas of ''GreenAcres'' is a subversion of the type, being not at all interested in helping her husband make a success of the farm. Then again, he's something of a parody of the DeterminedHomesteader type himself.

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* Lisa Douglas of ''GreenAcres'' ''Series/GreenAcres'' is a subversion of the type, being not at all interested in helping her husband make a success of the farm. Then again, he's something of a parody of the DeterminedHomesteader type himself.
20th Sep '16 1:06:24 PM jamespolk
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* ''Film/DestryRidesAgain'': Mrs. Claggett, who reacts to Kent trying to take her farm by taking a shot at him with her rifle--just barely missing--and yelling "Come and get it!"
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