History PlayingWith / BreakupBonfire

11th Sep '14 9:57:14 AM VPhantom
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* '''Averted''':
** See "Subverted"
** AliceAndBob don't break up or divorce InUniverse.

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* '''Averted''':
** See "Subverted"
**
'''Averted''': AliceAndBob don't break up or divorce InUniverse.
11th Sep '14 9:00:01 AM ChaoticNovelist
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* '''Played For Laughs''': She burns his GoofyPrintUnderwear. BonusPoints if evil spirits fly away from it as it burns.

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* '''Played For Laughs''': She burns his GoofyPrintUnderwear. BonusPoints if GoofyPrintUnderwear and evil spirits fly away from it as it burns.
19th Jul '14 3:47:43 PM TrickyTroper
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* '''Gender Inverted''': Bob breaks up with Alice and throws pictures of her, plus the sweater she knitted him for Valentine's Day into his fireplace.



* '''Discussed''': "I know he was a cheating {{Jerkass}}, but did she really have to destroy all his stuff?"
* '''Conversed''': "At least she's not ''actually'' setting fire to Bob."

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* '''Discussed''': "I know he was a cheating {{Jerkass}}, but did she really have "And these are Bob's things. I've decided to destroy all his stuff?"
keep them for myself rather than burn them like you suggested."
* '''Conversed''': "I know he was a cheating {{jerkass}}, but did she really have to destroy all his stuff?" "At least she's not ''actually'' setting fire to Bob."



* '''Played For Drama''': Bob murders Alice when he finds out that she has burned his things.



%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???

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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''':
???
13th Mar '13 10:43:20 AM LadyJafaria
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Alice goes for DefenestrateAndBerate instead. She isn't trying to utterly destroy the things, just get them out of her house after Bob's refusal to pick them up. Of course if they happen to break, she doesn't care.
3rd Feb '13 6:26:38 PM VPhantom
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* '''Subverted''': AliceAndBob break up, and Alice simply moves all of the Bob-related stuff to the attic, closet, or basement, or a rented storage unit.

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* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
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AliceAndBob break up, and Alice simply moves all of the Bob-related stuff to the attic, closet, or basement, or a rented storage unit.
3rd Feb '13 3:48:35 PM MsChibiForgotHerPassword
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** Alice gives Bob all his stuff back.



** Then several days later she finds a special gift Bob gave her and burns it.



* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???Alice can't quite bring herself to burn the items, but she also can't just leave them around her home. So she throws them away in garbage cans that homeless people are known to use as makeshift fireplaces, so that they can do the dirty work for her.
8th Dec '12 2:03:28 PM VPhantom
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* '''Basic Trope''': A character recently broke up with a LoveInterest and is now destroying all of the latter's pictures, gifts, possessions, etc.
* '''Played Straight''': After a particularly bad breakup with Bob, Alice tears up the pictures they're in together and throws the halves with Bob in them into her fireplace, along with the teddy bear he got her for Valentine's Day.
* '''Exaggerated''': Alice throws half the things in her home onto the fire, probably with help from her GirlPosse (none of whom ''really'' liked or approved of Bob in the first place.)

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* '''Basic Trope''': A character recently broke up with a LoveInterest and is now destroying all of the latter's pictures, gifts, possessions, etc.
* '''Played Straight''': '''Straight''': After a particularly bad breakup with Bob, Alice tears up the pictures they're in together and throws the halves with Bob in them into her fireplace, along with the teddy bear he got her for Valentine's Day.
* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':
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Alice throws half the things in her home onto the fire, probably with help from her GirlPosse (none of whom ''really'' liked or approved of Bob in the first place.)



* '''Justified''': The breakup or divorce was particularly acrimonious, and this is Alice's way of gaining some closure.
** Bob did something heinous, such as [[YourCheatingHeart cheating on her]] [[TheCasanova with several different girls]].
* '''Inverted''': Alice burns pictures of her current boyfriend Charles.
** Alice (obviously not quite over the breakup/divorce yet) rescues all the stuff Bob gave her from her burning house.

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* '''Justified''': '''Downplayed''': ???
* '''Justified''':
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The breakup or divorce was particularly acrimonious, and this is Alice's way of gaining some closure.
** Bob did something heinous, such as [[YourCheatingHeart cheating on her]] [[TheCasanova with several different girls]].
girls]].
* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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Alice burns pictures of her current boyfriend Charles.
** Alice (obviously not quite over the breakup/divorce yet) rescues all the stuff Bob gave her from her burning house.



* '''Double Subverted''': But she finds a way to get rid of it later, such as selling the gifts he gave her at a garage sale, pawning her engagement or promise ring, etc.

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* '''Double Subverted''': Subverted''':
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But she finds a way to get rid of it later, such as selling the gifts he gave her at a garage sale, pawning her engagement or promise ring, etc.



* '''Deconstructed''':
* '''Reconstructed''':
* '''Parodied''': Alice burns a picture of herself instead of Bob.

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* '''Deconstructed''':
* '''Reconstructed''':
* '''Parodied''': Alice burns a picture of herself [[EpicFail her own things (including ALL her own clothes) instead of Bob. Bob's]]... And she doesn't realize [[DelayedReaction until quite some time has passed]].
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''':
** See "Subverted"
** AliceAndBob don't break up or divorce InUniverse.
* '''Enforced''': RuleOfDrama



* '''Averted''': See "Subverted"
** AliceAndBob don't break up or divorce InUniverse.
* '''Enforced''': RuleOfDrama



* '''Exploited''': ???



* '''Played For Laughs''': She burns his GoofyPrintUnderwear.
* '''Played For Drama''': Almost always is.

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* '''Played For Laughs''': She burns his GoofyPrintUnderwear. \n* BonusPoints if evil spirits fly away from it as it burns.
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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Deconstructed''': ???
%%* '''Reconstructed''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
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'''Played For Drama''': Almost always is.???
17th Nov '12 7:38:58 PM Aiguille
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** Bob did something heinous, such as [[YourCheatingHeart cheating on her]] [[{{Casanova}} with several different girls]].

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** Bob did something heinous, such as [[YourCheatingHeart cheating on her]] [[{{Casanova}} [[TheCasanova with several different girls]].
14th Sep '12 11:46:12 PM HalcyonDayz
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* '''Lampshaded''': "Your CDs? Yeah, tough luck, pal. I sacrificed them to the fire gods."

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* '''Lampshaded''': "Your CDs? [=CDs=]? Yeah, tough luck, pal. I sacrificed them to the fire gods."



* '''Played For Drama''': Almost always is.


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* '''Played For Drama''': Almost always is. \n\n
31st Aug '12 7:29:23 PM MsChibi
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Added DiffLines:

** Bob did something heinous, such as [[YourCheatingHeart cheating on her]] [[{{Casanova}} with several different girls]].
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