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23rd Aug '16 3:49:44 PM eroock
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-->--'''Ophelia''', ''Theatre/TheCompleteWorksOfWilliamShakespeareAbridged''

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-->--'''Ophelia''', -->-- '''Ophelia''', ''Theatre/TheCompleteWorksOfWilliamShakespeareAbridged''
7th Aug '16 9:06:56 AM JamesAustin
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--> '''Ophelia''', Theatre/TheCompleteWorksOfWilliamShakespeareAbridged

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--> '''Ophelia''', Theatre/TheCompleteWorksOfWilliamShakespeareAbridged
-->--'''Ophelia''', ''Theatre/TheCompleteWorksOfWilliamShakespeareAbridged''
17th Jun '16 3:50:09 PM StFan
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* An entire story arc of ''RosarioToVampire'' focuses on [[AnIcePerson Mizore's]] problems because of this. Specifically, her race can only reproduce through her mid-twenties, and was nearly forced into an arranged marriage to preserve her race. {{Break the cutie}} ensues. But she gets better.

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* An entire story arc of ''RosarioToVampire'' focuses on [[AnIcePerson Mizore's]] problems because of this. Specifically, her race can only reproduce through her mid-twenties, and was nearly forced into an arranged marriage to preserve her race. {{Break the cutie}} BreakTheCutie ensues. But she gets better.
better.



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* This is part of one of Lisa's monologues in ''MyCousinVinny'', with a beautiful counter from Vinny.

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* This is part of one of Lisa's monologues in ''MyCousinVinny'', ''Film/MyCousinVinny'', with a beautiful counter from Vinny.



--> '''Tony Wilson:''' [[TwoWordsAddedEmphasis Two words]]: Body Clock.

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--> '''Tony -->'''Tony Wilson:''' [[TwoWordsAddedEmphasis Two words]]: Body Clock.






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* In ''Literature/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'' series, Trillian gets the urge for a kid some time between ''Literature/SoLongAndThanksForAllTheFish'' and ''Literature/MostlyHarmless'' [[spoiler: thanks to [[TheChessmaster the Guide Mark 2's influence]]]], and so uses sperm donated that Arthur had previously donated to a lab in exchange for money, and then the kid winds up with Arthur since she left the baby at a day-care center and when she came back to pick her up she was a teenager because of the TimeyWimeyBall.

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* In ''Literature/TheHitchhikersGuideToTheGalaxy'' series, Trillian gets the urge for a kid some time between ''Literature/SoLongAndThanksForAllTheFish'' and ''Literature/MostlyHarmless'' [[spoiler: thanks [[spoiler:thanks to [[TheChessmaster the Guide Mark 2's influence]]]], and so uses sperm donated that Arthur had previously donated to a lab in exchange for money, and then the kid winds up with Arthur since she left the baby at a day-care center and when she came back to pick her up she was a teenager because of the TimeyWimeyBall.






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* ''Series/{{Angel}}'': Illyria is revealed in the ''Angel'' comic series to have a once-in-a-millennium mating cycle, signalled by Illyria going 'into heat'.
* ''{{Friends}}'' had this several times.

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* ''Series/{{Angel}}'': Illyria is revealed in the ''Angel'' comic series to have a once-in-a-millennium mating cycle, signalled signaled by Illyria going 'into heat'.
"into heat".
* ''{{Friends}}'' ''Series/{{Friends}}'' had this several times.



-->'''Andrew:''' I was too busy with my work to find the right woman.
-->'''[[spoiler:Mack]]:''' Why didn't you make one of those, too!?
** Naturally, that is not the most popular [[HoYay fan theory]].
* ''Series/{{House}}'' had a sideplot involving Cuddy trying to get pregnant via sperm donors and fertility treatments. The [[DrJerk title character]] handles this with his usual variance of sensitivity, ranging from agreeing to inject her in the backside with a hormone treatment to actually using her infertility as a vulnerable point to lash out at her. [[spoiler: In the end, she adopts.]]

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-->'''Andrew:''' I was too busy with my work to find the right woman.
-->'''[[spoiler:Mack]]:'''
woman.\\
'''[[spoiler:Mack]]:'''
Why didn't you make one of those, too!?
** Naturally, that is not the most popular [[HoYay fan theory]].
* ''Series/{{House}}'' had a sideplot involving Cuddy trying to get pregnant via sperm donors and fertility treatments. The [[DrJerk title character]] handles this with his usual variance of sensitivity, ranging from agreeing to inject her in the backside with a hormone treatment to actually using her infertility as a vulnerable point to lash out at her. [[spoiler: In [[spoiler:In the end, she adopts.]]



* Miss Fine from ''Series/TheNanny.''

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* %%* Miss Fine from ''Series/TheNanny.''



--> There's only one difference between you and me
--> When I look at myself, all I can see:
--> I'm just another lady without a baby

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--> There's -->''There's only one difference between you and me
-->
me\\
When I look at myself, all I can see:
-->
see:\\
I'm just another lady without a babybaby''



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[[folder: Western Animation ]]

* This is running theme for Marge's sister Selma in ''TheSimpsons'', who at various points had considered sperm donation, dated several men, had been married several times and took on an iguana as a substitute. She eventually adopted a baby girl named Ling from China.

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[[folder:Western Animation]]
* This is running theme for Marge's sister Selma in ''TheSimpsons'', ''WesternAnimation/TheSimpsons'', who at various points had considered sperm donation, dated several men, had been married several times and took on an iguana as a substitute. She eventually adopted a baby girl named Ling from China.



* ''{{Sealab 2021}}'': "Chickmate" revolves around Debbie's clock going off. She wakes up screaming "I want a baby!", briefly treats a dolphin like her baby, then starts interviewing all of the males on Sealab to find a suitable father. She eventually gets turned off the idea by coming to the conclusion that the guys are childish enough.

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* ''{{Sealab ''WesternAnimation/{{Sealab 2021}}'': "Chickmate" revolves around Debbie's clock going off. She wakes up screaming "I want a baby!", briefly treats a dolphin like her baby, then starts interviewing all of the males on Sealab to find a suitable father. She eventually gets turned off the idea by coming to the conclusion that the guys are childish enough.



** In the DC Comics CrisisCrossover ''The Joker's Last Laugh'', Joker is [[MistakenForDying tricked into believing that he's dying]] and tries to get Harley pregnant ''without marrying her''. When she figures that out, she is ... not happy. (Lots of [=KA-BOOMs=].)

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** * In the DC Comics CrisisCrossover ''The Joker's Last Laugh'', Joker is [[MistakenForDying tricked into believing that he's dying]] and tries to get Harley pregnant ''without marrying her''. When she figures that out, she is ...is... not happy. (Lots of [=KA-BOOMs=].)



-->'''Mrs. Barch''': We need to get cracking before my eggs dry out.

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-->'''Mrs. Barch''': Barch:''' We need to get cracking before my eggs dry out.



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9th Jun '16 2:57:25 AM Spindriver
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* In ''Webcomic/ScaryGoRound'' Shelley gets pregnant by accident, but [[http://www.scarygoround.com/?date=20160609 decides to keep the baby because her clock is ticking]].

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* In ''Webcomic/ScaryGoRound'' the ''Franchise/{{Bobbinsverse}}'', Shelley gets pregnant by accident, but [[http://www.scarygoround.com/?date=20160609 decides to keep the baby because her clock is ticking]].
9th Jun '16 2:13:28 AM Spindriver
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* In ''Webcomic/ScaryGoRound'' Shelley gets pregnant by accident, but [[http://www.scarygoround.com/?date=20160609 decides to keep the baby because her clock is ticking]].



* [[http://www.grrlpowercomic.com/archives/696 This gets mentioned]] in ''Webcomic/GrrlPower'' by [[BiTheWay Peggy]].

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* [[http://www.grrlpowercomic.com/archives/696 This gets mentioned]] is alluded to,]] in ''Webcomic/GrrlPower'' a turn of phrase at least, by [[BiTheWay Peggy]].Peggy]] in ''Webcomic/GrrlPower'':




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* In ''Webcomic/ScaryGoRound'' Shelley gets pregnant by accident, but [[http://www.scarygoround.com/?date=20160609 decides to keep the baby because her clock is ticking]].
9th Jun '16 1:59:48 AM Spindriver
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9th Jun '16 1:59:23 AM Spindriver
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[[caption-width-right:236:Sometimes, it's about desperation or uncertainty]]



* In ''Webcomic/ScaryGoRound'' Shelley gets pregnant by accident, but [[http://www.scarygoround.com/?date=20160609 decides to keep the baby because her clock is ticking]].



* This is so widely-recognized that some languages have a word for it. For instance, in [[GermanLanguage German]], the word is ''Torschlusspanik''--literally "panic at the closing of the gate". It can be used in other situations where an opportunity is coming close to an end, but it's most commonly used for the angst of older women about their ticking biological clocks.

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* This is so widely-recognized that some languages have a word for it. For instance, in [[GermanLanguage German]], the word is ''Torschlusspanik''--literally ''Torschlusspanik'' -- literally "panic at the closing of the gate". It can be used in other situations where an opportunity is coming close to an end, but it's most commonly used for the angst of older women about their ticking biological clocks.
4th Jun '16 8:48:31 AM DesertDragon
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* This is so widely-recognized that some languages have a word for it. For instance, in [[GermanLanguage German]], the word is ''Torschlusspanik''--literally "panic at the closing of the gate". It can be used in other situations where an opportunity is coming close to an end, but it's most commonly used for the angst of nulligravida women about their ticking biological clocks.

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* This is so widely-recognized that some languages have a word for it. For instance, in [[GermanLanguage German]], the word is ''Torschlusspanik''--literally "panic at the closing of the gate". It can be used in other situations where an opportunity is coming close to an end, but it's most commonly used for the angst of nulligravida older women about their ticking biological clocks.
4th Jun '16 8:48:31 AM DesertDragon
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