History PlayingWith / ChainedToARailway

11th Sep '16 5:07:37 PM E1craZ4life
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** The person operating the train sees Alice tied to the track and promptly brings the train to a grinding hault.
* '''Double Subverted''': .... but the disused line is next to a busy highway, and while Bob is distracted, he is run over by a car.

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** The person operating the train sees Alice tied to the track and promptly brings the train to a grinding hault.
halt.
* '''Double Subverted''': .... Subverted''':
** ...
but the disused line is next to a busy highway, and while Bob is distracted, he is run over by a car.car.
** ...but then the front end of the train breaks off and falls on top of Alice.



* '''Zig Zagged''': ???

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* '''Zig Zagged''': ???The train gets put into reverse before reaching Alice. Then starts going forward again. Then backward again. Then forward again....



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

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* '''Exploited''': ???Bob ties Alice to the tracks to distract the hero while he sets about on another evil scheme.



%%* '''Implied''': ???

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%%* '''Implied''': ???Only the engineer's cab is visible when the train passes through. A call from the conductor in the back mentions body parts trailing behind the train.
11th Sep '16 5:01:34 PM E1craZ4life
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Bob dangles Alice from a tree over the tracks.
19th Apr '15 5:50:29 PM Nick_Anonymous
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* '''Subverted''': Bob chains Alice to the rails... but the train hasn't run on that line for at least a decade.

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* '''Subverted''': Bob '''Subverted''':
**Bob
chains Alice to the rails... but the train hasn't run on that line for at least a decade.decade.
** The person operating the train sees Alice tied to the track and promptly brings the train to a grinding hault.
11th Dec '12 10:08:27 AM VPhantom
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* '''Straight''': The [[DastardlyWhiplash moustache-twirling]] Bob chains [[TheIngenue innocent barmaid]] Alice to the rails when she rejects him and threatens to leave her there unless she agrees to marry him.
* '''Exaggerated''':

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* '''Straight''': The [[DastardlyWhiplash moustache-twirling]] Bob chains [[TheIngenue innocent barmaid]] Alice to the rails when she rejects him and threatens to leave her there unless she agrees to marry him.
him.
* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':



* '''Downplayed''': ???



* '''Parodied''':

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':



** Announcements at the railway station say that the train will be delayed due to maidens tied to the track. Everyone acts as if this is a regular nuisance, like signalling failures.
* '''Deconstructed''': Bob is a {{Yandere}} who keeps the heroine tied to a disused rail line near his home so that she cannot run away from him.
* '''Reconstructed''': Alice is the daughter of a railroad baron who fired Bob and left him homeless, so he is murdering her in this way to symbolically injure her father.

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** Announcements at the railway station say that the train will be delayed due to maidens tied to the track. Everyone acts as if this is a regular nuisance, like signalling failures. \n* '''Deconstructed''': Bob is a {{Yandere}} who keeps the heroine tied to a disused rail line near his home so that she cannot run away from him.\n* '''Reconstructed''': Alice is the daughter of a railroad baron who fired Bob and left him homeless, so he is murdering her in this way to symbolically injure her father.



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



* '''Deconstructed''': Bob is a {{Yandere}} who keeps the heroine tied to a disused rail line near his home so that she cannot run away from him.
* '''Reconstructed''': Alice is the daughter of a railroad baron who fired Bob and left him homeless, so he is murdering her in this way to symbolically injure her father.






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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
26th Oct '10 12:58:34 PM DougS.Machina
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* '''Discussed''': "Well, you're just a regular [[CardCarryingVillain Snidely Whiplash]], ain't ya? Whatcha gonna do next, [[TemptingFate tie me to some tracks somewhere]]?"

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* '''Discussed''': "Well, you're just a regular [[CardCarryingVillain Snidely Whiplash]], ain't ya? Whatcha gonna do next, [[TemptingFate tie me to some tracks somewhere]]?"somewhere]]?" [Cue GilliganCut.]
20th Sep '10 10:56:41 AM IronLion
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* '''Exaggerated''': The evil Bob chains Alice to the rails for criticizing [[TheHero the hero's]] suit, feeling it's an EvenEvilHasStandards moment.

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* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':
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The evil Bob chains Alice to the rails for criticizing [[TheHero the hero's]] suit, feeling it's an EvenEvilHasStandards moment.moment.
** Bob chains Alice to the rails alongside Carol, Diane, Eve, Francesca, Gillian and Hannah.



* '''Inverted''': The virtuous Alice chains the evil Bob to the rails.

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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The virtuous Alice chains the evil Bob to the rails.



* '''Parodied''': Bob chains Alice to a miniature railway and little electric trains bump harmlessly into her body.

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Bob chains Alice to a miniature railway and little electric trains bump harmlessly into her body.
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