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20th Feb '15 9:09:44 PM hujwernoo
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* '''Zig Zagged''': ...Only to discover it to be physically impossible.



* '''Zig Zagged''': ...Only to discover it to be physically impossible.
8th Apr '14 9:14:57 PM SKJAM
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* '''Averted''': ???

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* '''Averted''': ???Alice never is put in a position where she would need to self-terminate, although other robots have been destroyed by other means in the story.
30th Apr '13 7:36:41 PM BibsDibs
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** Alice can only kill herself.

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** Or Alice can only kill herself.
30th Apr '13 7:35:39 PM BibsDibs
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* '''Inverted''': [[OnlyICanKillHim Only Alice can kill herself]].

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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[[OnlyICanKillHim Only Alice can kill herself]].herself]].
** Alice can only kill herself.
22nd Jan '13 7:49:28 AM VPhantom
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'''Basic Trope:''' A character, maybe because he is not exactly human, is unable to commit suicide.
* '''Straight:''' Alice is an ApocalypseMaiden. As the process of world destruction begins, she can no longer move, except her mouth. So she begs her friends to kill her.
* '''Exaggerated:''' Alice has a device which forces her to move. So even if she ''wants'' to be killed, if her friends try to kill her, she will fight back will all her power.
* '''Downplayed:''' Alice refuses to kill herself, viewing suicide as a cowardly way to die.
* '''Justified:''' Alice is a robot designed to destroy the world. Would the creator allow the AI to make his project fail?
* '''Inverted:''' [[OnlyICanKillHim Only Alice can kill herself]].
* '''Subverted:''' Alice could kill herself, but asks her friends to kill her as doesn't has the nerve to commit suicide.
* '''Double Subverted:''' But when all her friends are KO, and she finds the willpower to commit suicide...
* '''Zigzagged''': ...only to discover it to be physically impossible.
* '''Parodied:''' Alice has a regeneration power which only works against injuries she inflicts herself.
* '''Lampshaded:''' "Every robot in the world can self-destruct to keep secrets, and you can't self-destruct to save the world?"
* '''PlayedForLaughs:''' Every time Alice tries to kill herself, silly coincidences keep her alive (i.e., she tries to hang herself but Bob swings an axe in a wild and desperate attempt to kill a fly and cuts her down).
* '''PlayedForDrama:''' Alice the ApocalypseMaiden not only is destined to destroy the world, when she asks her friends to kill her, whether they refuse or accept her command, they are struck down and are no longer able to. Not only does Alice bring about the apocalypse, she watches her friends suffer in the most agonizing way possible and can't look away.

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'''Basic Trope:''' Trope''': A character, maybe because he is not exactly human, is unable to commit suicide.
suicide.
* '''Straight:''' '''Straight''': Alice is an ApocalypseMaiden. As the process of world destruction begins, she can no longer move, except her mouth. So she begs her friends to kill her.
* '''Exaggerated:''' '''Exaggerated''': Alice has a device which forces her to move. So even if she ''wants'' to be killed, if her friends try to kill her, she will fight back will all her power.
* '''Downplayed:''' '''Downplayed''': Alice refuses to kill herself, viewing suicide as a cowardly way to die.
* '''Justified:''' '''Justified''': Alice is a robot designed to destroy the world. Would the creator allow the AI to make his project fail?
* '''Inverted:''' '''Inverted''': [[OnlyICanKillHim Only Alice can kill herself]].
* '''Subverted:''' '''Subverted''': Alice could kill herself, but asks her friends to kill her as doesn't has the nerve to commit suicide.
* '''Double Subverted:''' Subverted''': But when all her friends are KO, and she finds the willpower to commit suicide...
* '''Zigzagged''': ...only to discover it to be physically impossible.
* '''Parodied:'''
'''Parodied''': Alice has a regeneration power which only works against injuries she inflicts herself.
* '''Lampshaded:''' '''Zig Zagged''': ...Only to discover it to be physically impossible.
* '''Averted''': ???
* '''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded''':
"Every robot in the world can self-destruct to keep secrets, and you can't self-destruct to save the world?"
* '''PlayedForLaughs:''' '''Invoked''': ???
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': ???
* '''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''': ???
* '''Played For Laughs''':
Every time Alice tries to kill herself, silly coincidences keep her alive (i.e., she tries to hang herself but Bob swings an axe in a wild and desperate attempt to kill a fly and cuts her down).
* '''PlayedForDrama:''' '''Played For Drama''': Alice the ApocalypseMaiden not only is destined to destroy the world, when she asks her friends to kill her, whether they refuse or accept her command, they are struck down and are no longer able to. Not only does Alice bring about the apocalypse, she watches her friends suffer in the most agonizing way possible and can't look away.



Please click on [[ICannotSelfTerminate this link]], because I cannot erase myself from this screen.

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Please click on [[ICannotSelfTerminate this link]], because I cannot erase myself from this screen.
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%% Optional items, added after Conversed, at your discretion:
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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Deconstructed''': ???
%%* '''Reconstructed''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
14th Sep '12 6:55:05 PM megarockman
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* '''PlayedForLaughs:''' Every time Alice tries to kill herself, silly coincidences keep her alive (i.e., she tries to hang herself but Bob swings an axe in a wild and desperate attempt to kill a fly and cuts her down).
* '''PlayedForDrama:''' Alice the ApocalypseMaiden not only is destined to destroy the world, when she asks her friends to kill her, whether they refuse or accept her command, they are struck down and are no longer able to. Not only does Alice bring about the apocalypse, she watches her friends suffer in the most agonizing way possible and can't look away.
5th Sep '12 9:24:52 PM EmperorZim
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* '''Downplayed:''' Alice refuses to kill herself, viewing suicide as a cowardly way to die.
14th Jun '12 9:45:55 AM Snowsky
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'''Basic Trope:''' A character, maybe because he is not exactly human, is unable to commit suicide. But he has to die, because if he is still alive within the next hour, Earth will be destroyed.

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'''Basic Trope:''' A character, maybe because he is not exactly human, is unable to commit suicide. But he has to die, because if he is still alive within the next hour, Earth will be destroyed.
7th May '12 1:06:39 PM peccantis
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* '''Subverted:''' Alice asks her friends to kill her as doesn't has the nerve to commit suicide, but she could kill herself.
* '''Double Subverted:''' But when all her friends are KO, and she finds the willpower to commit suicide, only to discover it to be physically impossible.

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* '''Subverted:''' Alice could kill herself, but asks her friends to kill her as doesn't has the nerve to commit suicide, but she could kill herself.
suicide.
* '''Double Subverted:''' But when all her friends are KO, and she finds the willpower to commit suicide, suicide...
* '''Zigzagged''': ...
only to discover it to be physically impossible.
16th Feb '12 3:47:14 PM DoomTay
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'''Basic Trope:''' A character, maybe because he is not exactly an human, is unable to commit suicide. But he has to die, because if he is alive next hour, earth will be destroyed.

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'''Basic Trope:''' A character, maybe because he is not exactly an human, is unable to commit suicide. But he has to die, because if he is still alive within the next hour, earth Earth will be destroyed.



* '''Justified:''' Alice is a robot designed to destroy the world. Will would the creator allow the AI to make his project fail?

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* '''Justified:''' Alice is a robot designed to destroy the world. Will would Would the creator allow the AI to make his project fail?



* '''Subverted:''' Alice ask her friends to kill her doesn't has the nerve to commit suicide, but she could kill herself.
* '''Doubly Subverted:''' But when all her friends are KO, and she finds the willpower to commit suicide, she discover it to be physically impossible.
* '''Parodied:''' Alice has a powerful regeneration power which only works against injuries she inflicts herself.

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* '''Subverted:''' Alice ask asks her friends to kill her as doesn't has the nerve to commit suicide, but she could kill herself.
* '''Doubly '''Double Subverted:''' But when all her friends are KO, and she finds the willpower to commit suicide, she only to discover it to be physically impossible.
* '''Parodied:''' Alice has a powerful regeneration power which only works against injuries she inflicts herself.
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