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18th Sep '16 11:27:58 AM StFan
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* The story of Samson and Delilah in Literature/TheBible. Samson, an Israelite who had great strength because of his unshorn hair (a symbol of a vow to God), was betrayed by his lover Delilah, who cut his hair and handed him over to the Philistines who blinded him and made him a slave.



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* ''Literature/SisterhoodSeries'' by Creator/FernMichaels: Starting with ''Final Justice'', Little Fish is set up to be a love interest for Countess Anne "Annie" Ryland de Silva and Stu Franklin is set up as a love interest for Isabelle Flanders. However, by ''Cross Roads'', both relationships are falling apart. The final blow comes when Little Fish and Stu Franklin are revealed to be CoDragons for BigBad Henry "Hank" Jellicoe - as well as cold-blooded murderers. Ouch!

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* ''Literature/SisterhoodSeries'' by Creator/FernMichaels: Starting with ''Final Justice'', Little Fish is set up to be a love interest for Countess Anne "Annie" Ryland de Silva and Stu Franklin is set up as a love interest for Isabelle Flanders. However, by ''Cross Roads'', both relationships are falling apart. The final blow comes when Little Fish and Stu Franklin are revealed to be CoDragons for BigBad Henry "Hank" Jellicoe - -- as well as cold-blooded murderers. Ouch!



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* The story of Samson and Delilah in Literature/TheBible. Samson, an Israelite who had great strength because of his unshorn hair (a symbol of a vow to God), was betrayed by his lover Delilah, who cut his hair and handed him over to the Philistines who blinded him and made him a slave.

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* The story of Samson and Delilah in Literature/TheBible. Samson, an Israelite who had great strength because of his unshorn hair (a symbol of a vow to God), was betrayed by his lover Delilah, who cut his hair and handed him over to the Philistines who blinded him and made him a slave.

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* In ''VisualNovel/NineHoursNinePersonsNineDoors'' [[spoiler:June/Akane]] is this to [[spoiler: decoy protagonist Junpei]] when [[spoiler: she turns out to be the big bad Zero, who kindnapped him and 8 other people and put them in deadly game.]] Unlike most examples [[spoiler:her]] affection is be genuine(as confirmed by WordOfGod) and betrayal is more of a case of IDidWhatIHadToDo [[spoiler: since the game was actuallly designed to save her life in the past]] and the other person doesn't hold grudge.
* In ''BatenKaitos'':

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* In ''VisualNovel/NineHoursNinePersonsNineDoors'' [[spoiler:June/Akane]] is this to [[spoiler: decoy protagonist Junpei]] when [[spoiler: she turns out to be the big bad Zero, who kindnapped him and 8 other people and put them in deadly game.]] Unlike most examples [[spoiler:her]] affection is be genuine(as confirmed by WordOfGod) and betrayal is more of a case of IDidWhatIHadToDo [[spoiler: since the game was actuallly designed to save her life in the past]] and the other person doesn't hold grudge.
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* VideoGame/GrandTheftAutoIV has this in the form of "Michelle", Niko's first potential girlfirend, who actually works for an shadowy government agency. Played with, as she's terrible at getting information from Niko, and it's clear that she regrets lying to him.

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* VideoGame/GrandTheftAutoIV ''VideoGame/GrandTheftAutoIV'' has this in the form of "Michelle", Niko's first potential girlfirend, who actually works for an shadowy government agency. Played with, as she's terrible at getting information from Niko, and it's clear that she regrets lying to him.



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* In ''VisualNovel/NineHoursNinePersonsNineDoors'' [[spoiler:June/Akane]] is this to [[spoiler: decoy protagonist Junpei]] when [[spoiler: she turns out to be the big bad Zero, who kidnapped him and 8 other people and put them in deadly game.]] Unlike most examples [[spoiler:her]] affection is be genuine(as confirmed by WordOfGod) and betrayal is more of a case of IDidWhatIHadToDo [[spoiler: since the game was actually designed to save her life in the past]] and the other person doesn't hold grudge.
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* ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitans'': In addition to being a SixthRangerTraitor, the series's version of Terra was this to Beast Boy. It was implied that (unlike the original Terra), she ''did'' like Beast Boy back, trying to save him from the rest of the Titans' fate, but not enough to choose him over Slade. [[spoiler: She ultimately rebelled against Slade when Beast Boy confronted her upon her deeds, and then performed a HeroicSacrifice to save the whole city as well as the Titans themselves. ]]

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In addition to being a SixthRangerTraitor, the series's version of Terra was this to Beast Boy. It was implied that (unlike the original Terra), she ''did'' like Beast Boy back, trying to save him from the rest of the Titans' fate, but not enough to choose him over Slade. [[spoiler: She ultimately rebelled against Slade when Beast Boy confronted her upon her deeds, and then performed a HeroicSacrifice to save the whole city as well as the Titans themselves. ]]



17th Sep '16 5:37:55 PM Willbyr
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17th Sep '16 9:31:43 AM Willbyr
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[[folder:Mythology and Religion]]
* The story of Samson and Delilah in Literature/TheBible. Samson, an Israelite who had great strength because of his unshorn hair (a symbol of a vow to God), was betrayed by his lover Delilah, who cut his hair and handed him over to the Philistines who blinded him and made him a slave.
17th Sep '16 9:17:37 AM Willbyr
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** Finally, in ''[[WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooAndTheAlienInvaders Alien Invaders]]'', Shaggy's girlfriend Crystal isn't a traitor, exactly, but she is connected to the film's haunting; she's an alien. A real one. She and Shaggy part on amicable enough terms, but she ultimately has to go back to her home planet (insert ''[[TheSimpsons Simpsons]]'' reference here).

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** Finally, in ''[[WesternAnimation/ScoobyDooAndTheAlienInvaders Alien Invaders]]'', Shaggy's girlfriend Crystal isn't a traitor, exactly, but she is connected to the film's haunting; she's an alien. A real one. She and Shaggy part on amicable enough terms, but she ultimately has to go back to her home planet (insert ''[[TheSimpsons ''[[WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons Simpsons]]'' reference here).



* [[BigBad Prince]] [[VillainWithGoodPublicity Hans]] from {{Disney/Frozen}} is a RareMaleExample. He pretends to fall in LoveAtFirstSight with [[ThePollyanna Princess Anna]], planning to marry her and then arrange an [[MakeItLookLikeAnAccident "accident"]] for her older sister [[TheHighQueen Queen Elsa]], and thereby become the King of Arendelle.

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* [[BigBad Prince]] [[VillainWithGoodPublicity Hans]] from {{Disney/Frozen}} ''Disney/{{Frozen}}'' is a RareMaleExample. He pretends to fall in LoveAtFirstSight with [[ThePollyanna Princess Anna]], planning to marry her and then arrange an [[MakeItLookLikeAnAccident "accident"]] for her older sister [[TheHighQueen Queen Elsa]], and thereby become the King of Arendelle.
10th Sep '16 9:13:25 AM Morgenthaler
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* ''Film/SkyHigh'' features a generally {{Adorkable}} NiceGuy named Will going out with an older girl named Gwen, whose role is basically [[MentorShip showing him the ropes of superhero school in between being sweet on him]]. Turns out she just wanted the weaponized FountainOfYouth in his basement...

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* ''Film/SkyHigh'' ''Film/SkyHigh2005'' features a generally {{Adorkable}} NiceGuy named Will going out with an older girl named Gwen, whose role is basically [[MentorShip showing him the ropes of superhero school in between being sweet on him]]. Turns out she just wanted the weaponized FountainOfYouth in his basement...
5th Sep '16 8:27:17 AM eroock
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This character, as mentioned, is almost always female, and while she may pull a HeelFaceTurn (often by revealing that she [[BecomingTheMask became the mask]] and genuinely fell in love with the protagonist), they rarely if ever get back together. She is occasionally a HoneyTrap as well as TheMole, but not always; sometimes the fact that she's a love interest and the fact that she's a traitor have nothing to do with each other. Done badly (or done very well) this can be a ShockingSwerve.

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This character, as mentioned, is almost always female, and while she may pull a HeelFaceTurn SexFaceTurn (often by revealing that she [[BecomingTheMask became the mask]] and genuinely fell in love with the protagonist), they rarely if ever get back together. She is occasionally a HoneyTrap as well as TheMole, but not always; sometimes the fact that she's a love interest and the fact that she's a traitor have nothing to do with each other. Done badly (or done very well) this can be a ShockingSwerve.
6th Aug '16 10:33:02 PM tiiger
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* In ''Series/CriminalMinds'', Garcia goes on a date with a man who then shoots her. The team learns that it wasn't the first time he'd done this and that his other victims didn't survive.
13th Jul '16 10:13:41 PM lavendermintrose
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* Saruhiko and Misaki's backstory in ''Anime/{{K}}'', as shown in the prequel novel ''Lost Small World''. [[spoiler: Subverted in that they do become friends again, and probably more, once Misaki realizes that Saruhiko really just belongs in the Blue Clan, not the Red - Misaki's myopic loyalty to the Red King made him think Saruhiko was just a power-hungry JerkAss, and [[JerkassWoobie Saruhiko]] [[ThenLetMeBeEvil went with it]] until the end of the second season.]] Another same-sex example.
10th Jul '16 8:30:23 AM Kirayoshi
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/KimPossibleMovieSoTheDrama'', Eric romances Kim and takes her to the Junior Prom. When Kim and Ron rescue him from Dr. Drakken, he reveals that he's a syntho-drone and has been working for Drakken all the time. When Ron consoles Kim and reveals his own feelings for her, [[TheyDo the show's real romance finally begins]].
13th May '16 1:58:16 PM NNinja
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* In ''VisualNovel/NineHoursNinePersonsNineDoors'' [[spoiler:June/Akane]] is this to [[decoy protagonist Junpei]] when [[she turns out to be the big bad Zero, who kindnapped him and 8 other people and put them in deadly game.]] Unlike most examples [[spoiler:her]] affection is be genuine(as confirmed by WordOfGod) and betrayal is more of a case of IDidWhatIHadToDo [[spoiler: since the game was actuallly designed to save her life in the past]] and the other person doesn't hold grudge.

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* In ''VisualNovel/NineHoursNinePersonsNineDoors'' [[spoiler:June/Akane]] is this to [[decoy [[spoiler: decoy protagonist Junpei]] when [[she [[spoiler: she turns out to be the big bad Zero, who kindnapped him and 8 other people and put them in deadly game.]] Unlike most examples [[spoiler:her]] affection is be genuine(as confirmed by WordOfGod) and betrayal is more of a case of IDidWhatIHadToDo [[spoiler: since the game was actuallly designed to save her life in the past]] and the other person doesn't hold grudge.
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