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29th Mar '13 12:41:16 AM Xtifr
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-->''"She is the ideal woman in feelings, faculties, and flounces."''

'''"[[http://www.readbookonline.net/readOnLine/42607/ Silly Novels By Lady Novelists]]"''' is an essay written by Creator/GeorgeEliot [[note]]Pen name of Mary Ann Evans[[/note]] in 1856, in which she skewers so many CommonMarySueTraits it's amazing -- everything from her beautiful singing voice to her hordes of admirers to her astounding intellect.
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!!Tropes diagnosed in this essay (not all MarySueTropes, actually):
* AltumVidetur
* AristocratsAreEvil
* AuthorTract
* TheBeautifulElite
* BeautyIsNeverTarnished
* BlueBlood
* {{Curse}}
* DancesAndBalls
* DeathbedConfession
* DeathOfTheHypotenuse
* DesignatedHero[[invoked]]
* DistressedDude
* DuelToTheDeath
* EasyEvangelism
* EverythingsSparklyWithJewelry
* GeniusBookClub
* GildedCage
* HistoricalFiction
* ImprobableAge
* InformedAbility: Particularly her intellect.
* LittleProfessorDialog
* LongLostRelative
* LoveDodecahedron
* MadeASlave
* MarySue [[invoked]]
** CanonSue: All the works are technically original fiction.
* {{Melodrama}}
* MoralMyopia
* NiceGuy: The designated hero of the Evangelical white neck-cloth species.
* {{Omniglot}}
* OwlBeDamned
* ParentalMarriageVeto
* PeriodPiece
* PimpedOutDress
* PurpleProse
* RagsToRoyalty
* SesquipedalianLoquaciousness
* StarvingArtist: Subverted; the essay skewers the romantic notion that lady novelists are poor but determined women writing to make a living.
* StopBeingStereotypical: Eliot expresses worry that people will take bad novels as proof that women as a whole are too dumb to be worth educating, since all it's apparently done for the authors is give them DelusionsOfEloquence.
* VirginPower
* WrongGuyFirst
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to:

-->''"She is the ideal woman in feelings, faculties, and flounces."''

'''"[[http://www.readbookonline.net/readOnLine/42607/ Silly Novels By Lady Novelists]]"''' is an essay written by Creator/GeorgeEliot [[note]]Pen name of Mary Ann Evans[[/note]] in 1856, in which she skewers so many CommonMarySueTraits it's amazing -- everything from her beautiful singing voice to her hordes of admirers to her astounding intellect.
----
!!Tropes diagnosed in this essay (not all MarySueTropes, actually):
* AltumVidetur
* AristocratsAreEvil
* AuthorTract
* TheBeautifulElite
* BeautyIsNeverTarnished
* BlueBlood
* {{Curse}}
* DancesAndBalls
* DeathbedConfession
* DeathOfTheHypotenuse
* DesignatedHero[[invoked]]
* DistressedDude
* DuelToTheDeath
* EasyEvangelism
* EverythingsSparklyWithJewelry
* GeniusBookClub
* GildedCage
* HistoricalFiction
* ImprobableAge
* InformedAbility: Particularly her intellect.
* LittleProfessorDialog
* LongLostRelative
* LoveDodecahedron
* MadeASlave
* MarySue [[invoked]]
** CanonSue: All the works are technically original fiction.
* {{Melodrama}}
* MoralMyopia
* NiceGuy: The designated hero of the Evangelical white neck-cloth species.
* {{Omniglot}}
* OwlBeDamned
* ParentalMarriageVeto
* PeriodPiece
* PimpedOutDress
* PurpleProse
* RagsToRoyalty
* SesquipedalianLoquaciousness
* StarvingArtist: Subverted; the essay skewers the romantic notion that lady novelists are poor but determined women writing to make a living.
* StopBeingStereotypical: Eliot expresses worry that people will take bad novels as proof that women as a whole are too dumb to be worth educating, since all it's apparently done for the authors is give them DelusionsOfEloquence.
* VirginPower
* WrongGuyFirst
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25th Jan '13 7:52:07 AM Luc
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'''"[[http://www.readbookonline.net/readOnLine/42607/ Silly Novels By Lady Novelists]]"''' is an essay written by Creator/GeorgeEliot in 1856, in which she skewers so many CommonMarySueTraits it's amazing -- everything from her beautiful singing voice to her hordes of admirers to her astounding intellect.

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'''"[[http://www.readbookonline.net/readOnLine/42607/ Silly Novels By Lady Novelists]]"''' is an essay written by Creator/GeorgeEliot [[note]]Pen name of Mary Ann Evans[[/note]] in 1856, in which she skewers so many CommonMarySueTraits it's amazing -- everything from her beautiful singing voice to her hordes of admirers to her astounding intellect.
21st Jan '13 9:43:49 PM PhoenixFire
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* StopBeingStereotypical: Eliot expresses worry that people will take bad novels as proof that women as a whole are too dumb to be worth educating, since all it's apparently done for the authors is give them DelusionsOfEloquence.
11th Jan '13 11:53:16 AM SeptimusHeap
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* ShallowLoveInterest
24th Dec '12 10:22:20 AM Chariset
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* StarvingArtist: Subverted; the essay skewers the romantic notion that lady novelists are poor but determined women writing to make a living.
22nd Sep '12 10:30:13 AM Goldfritha
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* DesignatedHero

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* DesignatedHeroDesignatedHero[[invoked]]
4th Sep '12 3:41:31 PM mlsmithca
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* DesignatedHero [[invoked]]
* DidNotDoTheResearch

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* DesignatedHero [[invoked]]
* DidNotDoTheResearch
DesignatedHero
19th May '12 3:28:53 PM LordGro
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'''"[[http://www.readbookonline.net/readOnLine/42607/ Silly Novels By Lady Novelists]]"''' is an essay written by GeorgeEliot in 1856, in which she skewers so many CommonMarySueTraits it's amazing -- everything from her beautiful singing voice to her hordes of admirers to her astounding intellect.

to:

'''"[[http://www.readbookonline.net/readOnLine/42607/ Silly Novels By Lady Novelists]]"''' is an essay written by GeorgeEliot Creator/GeorgeEliot in 1856, in which she skewers so many CommonMarySueTraits it's amazing -- everything from her beautiful singing voice to her hordes of admirers to her astounding intellect.
16th Feb '12 11:19:51 AM Goldstone
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* TheBeautifulPeople

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* TheBeautifulPeopleTheBeautifulElite
27th Jan '12 9:51:26 AM DoctorSerenitySquid
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-->''She is the ideal woman in feelings, faculties, and flounces. ''

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-->''She -->''"She is the ideal woman in feelings, faculties, and flounces. ''
flounces."''




!!Tropes diagnosed in this essay (not all MarySueTropes, actually)

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!!Tropes diagnosed in this essay (not all MarySueTropes, actually)actually):



* DesignatedHero

to:

* DesignatedHeroDesignatedHero [[invoked]]



* InformedAbility -- particularly her intellect

to:

* InformedAbility -- particularly InformedAbility: Particularly her intellectintellect.



* MarySue
** CanonSue -- all the works are technically original fiction

to:

* MarySue
MarySue [[invoked]]
** CanonSue -- all CanonSue: All the works are technically original fictionfiction.



* NiceGuy -- the designated hero of the Evangelical white neck-cloth species

to:

* NiceGuy -- the NiceGuy: The designated hero of the Evangelical white neck-cloth speciesspecies.
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