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2nd Aug '16 10:10:31 AM Gosicrystal
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** Jasmine from ''Videogame/PokemonGoldAndSilver'' is notorious for wearing a white knee-length dress and white sandals that crawl up her legs. She's very shy and kind, so we can assume the outfit represents purity here. This trope stopped applying in the remakes, though, with her change of clothes.



** Diantha is a human example from ''VideoGame/PokemonXAndY''. She's a famous actress that the villanous leader (unsuccessfully) tries to convert to his side. [[spoiler: And guess which Pokemon is her strongest as champion?]]

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** Diantha is a human example from ''VideoGame/PokemonXAndY''. She's ''VideoGame/PokemonXAndY'' is a famous actress that the villanous leader (unsuccessfully) tries to convert to his side. [[spoiler: And guess which Pokemon Pokémon is her strongest as champion?]]
30th Jul '16 1:01:58 PM RoseAndHeather
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* UsefulNotes/HillaryRodhamClinton [[http://www.post-gazette.com/image/2016/07/29/ca21,11,3895,2590/20160728MWFdnc0729016.jpg wore pure white]] to the 2016 Democratic National Convention on the night she accepted the Democratic nomination for President. In her case, the color was a deliberate homage to the suffragists who won women the right to vote and ultimately propelled her to her current position, along with carrying the more traditional bridal associations and the symbolism of power.
22nd Jul '16 2:38:52 PM ChaoticNovelist
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* On ''Series/RaisingHope'', Lucy wears a white dress during her near-death experience in the electric chair. She walks down a hallway towards FluffyCloudHeaven, where she is greeted by a celebrity angel and then rejected from {{Heaven}} for being a SerialKiller. {{Satan}} appears to bring her to FireAndBrimstoneHell, but [[spoiler: [[LikeABadassOutOfHell she manages to escape]] {{Hell}} ''and'' death itself by ''sheer willpower.'' She then wakes up on a gurney in the prison where she was (supposedly) executed, knocks out a few guards, and escapes.]]

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* On ''Series/RaisingHope'', Lucy wears a white dress during her near-death experience in the electric chair. She walks down a hallway towards FluffyCloudHeaven, where she is greeted by a celebrity angel and then rejected from {{Heaven}} for being a SerialKiller. {{Satan}} appears to bring her to FireAndBrimstoneHell, but [[spoiler: [[LikeABadassOutOfHell [[EscapedFromHell she manages to escape]] {{Hell}} ''and'' death itself by ''sheer willpower.'' She then wakes up on a gurney in the prison where she was (supposedly) executed, knocks out a few guards, and escapes.]]
9th Jul '16 5:13:37 PM MsChibi
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* On ''Series/RaisingHope'', Lucy wears a white dress during her near-death experience in the electric chair. She walks down a hallway towards FluffyCloudHeaven, where she is greeted by a celebrity angel and then rejected from {{Heaven}} for being a SerialKiller. {{Satan}} appears to bring her to FireAndBrimstoneHell, but [[spoiler: [[LikeABadassOutOfHell she manages to escape]] {{Hell}} ''and'' death itself by ''sheer willpower.'' She then wakes up on a gurney in the prison where she was (supposedly) executed, knocks out a few guards, and escapes.]]
9th Jul '16 5:07:02 PM MsChibi
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The woman in white is usually the before of the BloodSplatteredWeddingDress. WhiteShirtOfDeath is also possible. The BedsheetGhost is related. Ghosts are often portrayed as silent women in white, known as Grey Ladies.

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The woman in white is usually the before of the BloodSplatteredWeddingDress. WhiteShirtOfDeath is also possible. The BedsheetGhost is related. Ghosts are often portrayed as silent women in white, known as Grey Ladies.
Ladies. She may also become a StringyHairedGhostGirl.
7th Jul '16 12:07:26 PM GlitteringFlowers
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[[folder: Sports]]
* Every female ([[ManInWhite and male]]) player in UsefulNotes/{{Wimbledon}} has to wear a white tennis uniform as a part of the tradition, and it's so SeriousBusiness that apparently even their ''underwear'' must be white.
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26th Jun '16 2:46:45 PM nombretomado
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* In Jim Butcher's ''DresdenFiles'' novel ''Turn Coat'', Harry observes that when they meet Madeline, she is "of course" all in white.

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* In Jim Butcher's ''DresdenFiles'' ''Literature/TheDresdenFiles'' novel ''Turn Coat'', ''Literature/TurnCoat'', Harry observes that when they meet Madeline, she is "of course" all in white.
20th Jun '16 12:12:30 PM Morgenthaler
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* In ''TheWaterPhoenixKing'', Commander Corva's usual working clothes, which are her vestments as a priestess of a storm god, make her this; the outfit also has a [[NiceHat ''very'' nice hat.]] Off-duty, she tends to wear earth tones.

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* In ''TheWaterPhoenixKing'', ''Webcomic/TheWaterPhoenixKing'', Commander Corva's usual working clothes, which are her vestments as a priestess of a storm god, make her this; the outfit also has a [[NiceHat ''very'' nice hat.]] Off-duty, she tends to wear earth tones.



* [[http://www.erstwhiletales.com/brothersister-26/ The murdered queen]] in "Brother and Sister" at {{Erstwhile}}.

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* [[http://www.erstwhiletales.com/brothersister-26/ The murdered queen]] in "Brother and Sister" at {{Erstwhile}}.Webcomic/{{Erstwhile}}.
19th Jun '16 1:06:54 AM Morgenthaler
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* EmilyDickinson became something of a local celebrity in her town, as during the few times she [[ReclusiveArtist ever left her house]], she would always wear completely white outfits.

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* EmilyDickinson Creator/EmilyDickinson became something of a local celebrity in her town, as during the few times she [[ReclusiveArtist ever left her house]], she would always wear completely white outfits.
17th Jun '16 1:02:04 AM gewunomox
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* In the concept album TheLambLiesDownOnBroadway, there's a character called "Lilywhite Lilith" who falls into this trope. It's implied that she's not even human, but rather some kind of cave creature.

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* In the concept album TheLambLiesDownOnBroadway, Music/TheLambLiesDownOnBroadway, there's a character called "Lilywhite Lilith" who falls into this trope. It's implied that she's not even human, but rather some kind of cave creature.
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