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17th Aug '16 11:53:25 AM ASHDEVIL
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* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???Bob wants to break up with Alice but can't, so he arranges to be away for several months and has a few friends take her clubbing in the hopes that she meets someone else and dumps him.
17th Mar '15 2:44:26 PM Thesedaysthosedays
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** All Bob does is to leave Alice and Charlie alone in the living room together, and instantly they start making out the moment his back was turned. But then, [[MyGirlIsASlut this wasn't the first time Alice had done this]], so Bob knew he was taking a risk.
6th Mar '15 11:07:19 AM TrickyTroper
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* '''Inverted''': The longer Bob is away from Alice the more she wants him and no one else.

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* '''Inverted''': The longer Bob is away from Alice Alice, the more she wants him and no one else.



** Alice misses companionship so much that she sleeps with Charles but tells her self that it means nothing because she was lonely.
** Alice was lying so Charles wouldn't feel guilty about sleeping with her.
** Eventually that willpower fails after their frequent contact leads to them becoming disenchanted with eachother and suffering a string of arguments, and they agree to break up and move on to happier relationships.

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** Alice misses companionship so much that she sleeps with Charles but Charles. She tells her self herself that it means nothing because she was lonely.
lonely, but deep down, she knows that this isn't true.
** [[BlatantLies Alice was lying lying]] so Charles [[CruelToBeKind wouldn't feel guilty guilty]] about sleeping with her.
** Eventually that willpower fails after After their frequent contact leads to them becoming disenchanted with eachother and suffering each other, their willpower fails. AliceAndBob suffer a string of arguments, and they agree to break up and move on to happier relationships.



* '''Invoked''': Bob is away, and Alice is feeling lonely (and horny) one night...and meets up with Charles.
* '''Exploited''': Charles sees this as the opportunity to ''finally'' have Alice.

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* '''Invoked''': '''Invoked''':
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Bob is away, and Alice is feeling lonely (and horny) one night...and night. She meets up with Charles.
* '''Exploited''':
Charles, and he ends up sleeping with her.
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Charles sees this as the opportunity to ''finally'' have Alice.Alice.
* '''Exploited''': ???
6th Mar '15 11:03:34 AM TrickyTroper
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** Or Bob had a one-night stand with another woman.

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** Or During his deployment, Bob had has a one-night stand with another woman.



** When Bob is on a business trip, Alice sleeps with every single man in town.



** AliceAndBob have agreed that during their separation, their relationship will be [[{{Polyamory}} an open one.]]



* '''Subverted''': It's a struggle but Alice waits patiently and faithfully for Bob to return home.
* '''Double Subverted''': But Alice misses companionship so much that she sleeps with Charles but tells her self that it means nothing because she was lonely.
* '''Parodied''':
** Alice excuses herself to the bathroom. When she comes back, Bob is married to another woman.
** When Bob is on a business trip, Alice sleeps with every single man in town.
* '''Lampshaded''': "You cheated on me while I was gone?!"

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* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
**
It's a struggle struggle, but Alice waits patiently and faithfully for Bob to return home.
* '''Double Subverted''': But Alice misses companionship so ** AliceAndBob have agreed that during their separation, their relationship will be [[{{Polyamory}} an open one.]]
** AliceAndBob contact each other as
much that she sleeps with Charles but tells her self that it means nothing because she was lonely.as they can and strengthen their bond any way they can. They also exercise enough willpower to not be led into the temptation to cheat.
* '''Parodied''':
'''Double Subverted''':
** Alice misses companionship so much that she sleeps with Charles but tells her self that it means nothing because she was lonely.
** Alice was lying so Charles wouldn't feel guilty about sleeping with her.
** Eventually that willpower fails after their frequent contact leads to them becoming disenchanted with eachother and suffering a string of arguments, and they agree to break up and move on to happier relationships.
* '''Parodied''':
Alice excuses herself to the bathroom. When she comes back, Bob is married to another woman.
** When Bob is on a business trip, Alice sleeps with every single man in town.
* '''Lampshaded''': "You cheated on me while I was gone?!"'''Zig Zagged''': ???



* '''Lampshaded''': "You cheated on me while I was gone?!"



* '''Exploited''': Charles sees this as the opportunity to ''finally'' have Alice.



* '''Exploited''': Charles sees this as the opportunity to ''finally'' have Alice.
* '''Discussed''': "Do long-distance relationships ''always'' end with one or both partners cheating?"
* '''Conversed''': "Some couples can manage it, others can't."
* '''Deconstructed''': AliceAndBob contact each other as much as they can and strengthen their bond any way they can. They also exercise enough willpower to not be led into the temptation to cheat.
* '''Reconstructed''': Eventually that willpower fails after their frequent contact leads to them becoming disenchanted with eachother and suffering a string of arguments, and they agree to break up and move on to happier relationships.

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* '''Exploited''': Charles sees this as the opportunity to ''finally'' have Alice.
* '''Discussed''': "No, I didn't cheat on you! Isn't adultery a crime anyway?"
* '''Conversed''':
"Do long-distance relationships ''always'' end with one or both partners cheating?"
* '''Conversed''':
cheating?" "Some couples can manage it, others can't."
* '''Deconstructed''': AliceAndBob contact each other as much as they can and strengthen their bond any way they can. They also exercise enough willpower to not be led into the temptation to cheat.
* '''Reconstructed''': Eventually that willpower fails after their frequent contact leads to them becoming disenchanted with eachother and suffering a string of arguments, and they agree to break up and move on to happier relationships.
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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???

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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': '''Deconstructed''': ???
%%* '''Reconstructed''':
???
24th Jun '13 2:51:41 PM TheMalignancy
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* '''Deconstructed''': A major reason why a LongDistanceRelationship poses a challenge; the couple misses each other (and sex), and they aren't getting the face-time they need, which ''may'' lead to straying.
* '''Reconstructed''': AliceAndBob contact each other as much as they can and strengthen their bond any way they can. They also exercise enough willpower to not be led into the temptation to cheat.

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* '''Deconstructed''': A major reason why a LongDistanceRelationship poses a challenge; the couple misses each other (and sex), and they aren't getting the face-time they need, which ''may'' lead to straying.
* '''Reconstructed''':
AliceAndBob contact each other as much as they can and strengthen their bond any way they can. They also exercise enough willpower to not be led into the temptation to cheat.
* '''Reconstructed''': Eventually that willpower fails after their frequent contact leads to them becoming disenchanted with eachother and suffering a string of arguments, and they agree to break up and move on to happier relationships.
26th Feb '13 1:42:57 PM VPhantom
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* '''Played Straight''':

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* '''Played Straight''':'''Straight''':



* '''Parodied''': Alice excuses herself to the bathroom. When she comes back, Bob is married to another woman.

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Alice excuses herself to the bathroom. When she comes back, Bob is married to another woman.



* '''Played For Laughs''': See "Parodied"
* '''Played For Drama''': Almost always is.



%%* '''Implied:''': ???
%%* '''Untwisted:''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???

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%%* '''Implied:''': ???
%%* '''Untwisted:''':
'''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ??????
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???
26th Feb '13 11:51:16 AM theredlongitude
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** When Bob is on a business trip, Alice sleeps with every single man in town.
4th Dec '12 9:21:54 AM VPhantom
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* '''Basic Trope''': A couple that is apart from one another ends up breaking up. Infidelity is often (though not always) involved.

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* '''Basic Trope''': A couple that is apart from one another ends up breaking up. Infidelity is often (though not always) involved.



* '''Deconstructed''': A major reason why a LongDistanceRelationship poses a challenge; the couple misses each other (and sex), and they aren't getting the face-time they need, which ''may'' lead to straying.
* '''Reconstructed''': AliceAndBob contact each other as much as they can and strengthen their bond any way they can. They also exercise enough willpower to not be led into the temptation to cheat.



* '''Deconstructed''': A major reason why a LongDistanceRelationship poses a challenge; the couple misses each other (and sex), and they aren't getting the face-time they need, which ''may'' lead to straying.
* '''Reconstructed''': AliceAndBob contact each other as much as they can and strengthen their bond any way they can. They also exercise enough willpower to not be led into the temptation to cheat.





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%%* '''Implied:''': ???
%%* '''Untwisted:''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
12th May '12 12:30:38 PM Telcontar
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* '''Played Straight''': AliceAndBob are together, and Bob is in the military. He gets deployed, and some time during his deployment, [[YourCheatingHeart Alice decides he's not worth waiting for and finds herself in bed with Charles]].

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* '''Played Straight''': Straight''':
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AliceAndBob are together, and Bob is in the military. He gets deployed, and some time during his deployment, [[YourCheatingHeart Alice decides he's not worth waiting for and finds herself in bed with Charles]].



* '''Exaggerated''': Bob returns to find that Alice has actually married Charles.

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* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':
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Bob returns to find that Alice has actually married Charles.



* '''Justified''': Alice has heard that Bob was K.I.A.

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* '''Justified''': '''Justified''':
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Alice has heard that Bob was K.I.A.



* '''Averted''': AliceAndBob are faithful to one another.

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* '''Averted''': '''Averted''':
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AliceAndBob are faithful to one another.



*** AliceAndBob are not in ''any'' kind of relationship.

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*** ** AliceAndBob are not in ''any'' kind of relationship.
21st Apr '12 1:25:09 PM axmurderer
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*'''Downplayed''': Alice shares a kiss with Charles while Bob is gone, but feels guilty and remains faithful until Bob returns.
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