History Main / FatherIWantToMarryMyBrother

26th Aug '17 12:43:36 PM ChampionSonAmyFan362
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In ''Papa To Kiss In The Dark'', the main character Mira says when he was a kid that his dream was to marry his 'Papa' [[spoiler:who ends up being Mira's uncle Kyousuke, which the story for some reasons treats as being better]].

to:

* In ''Papa To Kiss In The Dark'', the main character Mira says when he was a kid that kid, his dream was to marry his 'Papa' [[spoiler:who ends up being Mira's uncle Kyousuke, which the story for some reasons treats as being better]].
26th Aug '17 12:41:45 PM ChampionSonAmyFan362
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In ''Papa To Kiss In The Dark'' the main character Mira says when he was a kid that his dream was to marry his 'Papa' [[spoiler:who ends up being Mira's uncle Kyousuke, which the story for some reasons treats as being better]].

to:

* In ''Papa To Kiss In The Dark'' Dark'', the main character Mira says when he was a kid that his dream was to marry his 'Papa' [[spoiler:who ends up being Mira's uncle Kyousuke, which the story for some reasons treats as being better]].
26th Aug '17 12:38:57 PM ChampionSonAmyFan362
Is there an issue? Send a Message


This trope is the observation of that childhood fantasy, usually but not always made in reflection on past events, as from an adult (or at least teenage) woman's perspective. Usually the character in question looks back on this attitude and laughs -- a boatload of {{Squick}} and concern elicited from viewers if they still have this attitude and [[MyGodYouAreSerious mean every]] [[BigBrotherAttraction word of it]].

Bear in mind that a lot of the time fans take things a little too literally. The usage of this trope is more common in Japanese-themed works than in Western ones, although it does appear in the West from time to time.

to:

This trope is the observation of that childhood fantasy, usually but not always made in reflection on past events, as from an adult (or at least teenage) woman's perspective. Usually Usually, the character in question looks back on this attitude and laughs -- a boatload of {{Squick}} and concern elicited from viewers if they still have this attitude and [[MyGodYouAreSerious mean every]] [[BigBrotherAttraction word of it]].

Bear in mind that a lot of the time time, fans take things a little too literally. The usage of this trope is more common in Japanese-themed works than in Western ones, although it does appear in the West from time to time.
10th Aug '17 1:19:00 PM rjd1922
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''Persona 4 Arena'', where Yu's relationship with Nanako is repeatedly used as a BerserkButton; half the time he's provoked into a fight it's by hearing someone mock how close the two are, with implications that he's hearing truly disgusting things sometimes.

to:

* ''Persona 4 ''VideoGame/{{Persona 4}} Arena'', where Yu's relationship with Nanako is repeatedly used as a BerserkButton; half the time he's provoked into a fight it's by hearing someone mock how close the two are, with implications that he's hearing truly disgusting things sometimes.


Added DiffLines:

* In [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aXrQodmqpuM&index=14&list=PLRQGRBgN_EnoYweXHskEkO6PwgQmUF5HF&t=7m39s episode 14]] of the ''WebVideo/GameGrumps'' LetsPlay of ''VideoGame/SuperMario64'' [[Creator/{{Egoraptor}} Arin]] tells a story about how his mother explained that gay "means that you like to kiss boys," leading him to think he might be gay since he never kissed a girl before and liked when his dad kissed him good night every night.
16th May '17 5:05:28 AM Morgenthaler
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In one of the later seasons of ''StepByStep'', Lily informs her father Frank that she's gay because she loves her mother Carol. He gives her a somewhat simplistic explanation of the difference between familial and romantic love and asks her if she wants to marry her mother. She tells him that she doesn't. Because she would rather marry him.

to:

* In one of the later seasons of ''StepByStep'', ''Series/StepByStep'', Lily informs her father Frank that she's gay because she loves her mother Carol. He gives her a somewhat simplistic explanation of the difference between familial and romantic love and asks her if she wants to marry her mother. She tells him that she doesn't. Because she would rather marry him.
16th May '17 5:05:14 AM Morgenthaler
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* Among the numerous incest jokes in ''Series/ArrestedDevelopment'' there's a flashback to a magazine cover featuring Buster and his mother Lucile at a dancing competition (I think) with the headline "Why I want to marry my mother".

to:

* ''Series/ArrestedDevelopment'':
**
Among the numerous incest jokes in ''Series/ArrestedDevelopment'' the show there's a flashback to a magazine cover featuring Buster and his mother Lucile at a dancing competition (I think) with the headline "Why I want to marry my mother".



*** That may have less to do with her being older and more of him avoiding getting together with his adopted sister.
*** And even more to do with him avoiding getting together with ''Lindsay specifically''.
22nd Apr '17 11:19:16 PM PaulA
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In ''Film/{{The Secret Garden|1993}}'', Colin insists that he will wed his cousin Mary when they grow up. He even tries to force her to promise him this. When she laughs and says they can't, he reveals that he thinks it is the only way to keep her from abandoning him someday. Of course marrying a first cousin was (and still is) completely acceptable socially in Britain.



* In ''Literature/TheSecretGarden'', Colin insists that he will wed his cousin Mary when they grow up. He even tries to force her to promise him this. When she laughs and says they can't, he reveals that he thinks it is the only way to keep her from abandoning him someday. Of course marrying a first cousin was (and still is) completely acceptable socially in Britain.
17th Apr '17 5:39:32 AM LittleBuster
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* Miyuki of LightNovel/TheIrregularAtMagicHighSchool speaks directly about this desire in her internal monologues, because she is afraid of losing her brother if she is being married to someone else. Whether this includes not only romantic but also sexual feelings remains controversial. [[spoiler: In the future, they are actually engaged, which became possible due to a number of the gimmicks of their aunt and previously unknown circumstances.]]

24th Mar '17 9:04:50 AM Pichu-kun
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In ''Manga/PrincessPrincess'', Yuujirou's family comes to visit while the princesses have to perform. Because his toddler half-brother barely knows Yuujirou and is surprised to see him in girls' clothing, he's initially terrified by him, but accepts Yuujirou at the end by calling him 'Sister'. He then announces his intention to marry 'Sister', which everyone finds awkwardly funny and cute.

to:

* In ''Manga/PrincessPrincess'', ''Manga/PrincessPrincess'':
**
Yuujirou's family comes to visit while the princesses have to perform. Because his toddler half-brother barely knows Yuujirou and is surprised to see him in girls' clothing, he's initially terrified by him, but accepts Yuujirou at the end by calling him 'Sister'. He then announces his intention to marry 'Sister', which everyone finds awkwardly funny and cute.



* The OAV adaptation of the bishoujo game ''Ko-ko-ro...'' plays host to a fairly {{Squick}}-filled and near-literal example of this trope; Asuka Kuonji, [[BrotherSisterIncest deeply in love with her brother, Souji, and who regularly initiates sex with him]], becomes upset when Souji begins a relationship with his teacher, Mizuki. Fearing losing Souji both physically and emotionally, Asuka nudges him into revisiting the traumatic event that numbed him to the world around him and precipitated the start of their incestuous relationship, so that she can take him back from Mizuki. The plot works, and after Souji has fallen catatonic, Asuka fantasizes about [[spoiler:raping his unresponsive body on top of a church altar, crowing and giggling that she and he are together forever]].
** This may be an allusion to a scene from the game in which Asuka fantasizes about [[spoiler:''actually marrying Souji in a church ceremony'', complete with her in wedding dress and him in a white tuxedo; the marriage is shown to be consummated before they take a single step from the altar as man and wife]].

to:

* The OAV adaptation of the bishoujo game ''Ko-ko-ro...'' plays host to a fairly {{Squick}}-filled and near-literal example of this trope; Asuka Kuonji, [[BrotherSisterIncest deeply in love with her brother, Souji, and who regularly initiates sex with him]], becomes upset when Souji begins a relationship with his teacher, Mizuki. Fearing losing Souji both physically and emotionally, Asuka nudges him into revisiting the traumatic event that numbed him to the world around him and precipitated the start of their incestuous relationship, so that she can take him back from Mizuki. The plot works, and after Souji has fallen catatonic, Asuka fantasizes about [[spoiler:raping his unresponsive body on top of a church altar, crowing and giggling that she and he are together forever]].
**
forever]]. This may be an allusion to a scene from the game in which Asuka fantasizes about [[spoiler:''actually marrying Souji in a church ceremony'', complete with her in wedding dress and him in a white tuxedo; the marriage is shown to be consummated before they take a single step from the altar as man and wife]].



[[folder:Films -- Live-Action]]

to:

[[folder:Films [[folder:Film -- Live-Action]]



* In ''Literature/TheBadSeed'', after losing her eight year old son one of the others mentions that he used to talk about wanting to marry her because she was the prettiest woman to him.



* ''Series/LittleHouseOnThePrairie'': Laura mentions that she used to think she would grow up to marry her pa.

to:

* ''Series/LittleHouseOnThePrairie'': Laura mentions that she used to think she would grow up to marry her pa.Pa.
15th Mar '17 9:21:49 PM nombretomado
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''MuppetBabies'': For some reason, HalfIdenticalTwins Scooter and Skeeter played the king and queen in the "Literature/SleepingBeauty" FairyTale in 2 different episodes -- one when Rowlf lost his voice, and one when Piggy had chicken pox.

to:

* ''MuppetBabies'': ''WesternAnimation/MuppetBabies'': For some reason, HalfIdenticalTwins Scooter and Skeeter played the king and queen in the "Literature/SleepingBeauty" FairyTale in 2 different episodes -- one when Rowlf lost his voice, and one when Piggy had chicken pox.
This list shows the last 10 events of 206. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Main.FatherIWantToMarryMyBrother