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15th Jul '13 6:39:13 AM VPhantom
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* '''Parodied''': Alice will come into Charlie's work place and call him constantly, cooing over him and even spies on Charlie's {{love interest}} to make sure that everything is fine for him.

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Alice will come into Charlie's work place and call him constantly, cooing over him and even spies on Charlie's {{love interest}} to make sure that everything is fine for him.
15th Jul '13 2:39:02 AM CheeseDogX
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** Anytime Charlie is supposedly on his own, Alice can be seen following him, usually [[PaperThinDisguise wearing large sunglasses and a raincoat]] or [[NewspaperThinDisguise hiding behind a NewspaperThinDisguise]]. Occasionally she even resorts to hiding in garbage cans to keep an eye on him.

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** Anytime Charlie is supposedly on his own, Alice can be seen following him, usually [[PaperThinDisguise wearing large sunglasses and a raincoat]] or [[NewspaperThinDisguise hiding behind a NewspaperThinDisguise]].newspaper]]. Occasionally she even resorts to hiding in garbage cans to keep an eye on him.
15th Jul '13 2:38:31 AM CheeseDogX
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** Anytime Charlie is supposedly on his own, Alice can be seen following him, usually [[PaperThinDisguise wearing large sunglasses and a raincoat]] or [[NewspaperThinDisguise hiding behind a NewspaperThinDisguise]]. Occasionally she even resorts to hiding in garbage cans to keep an eye on him.
6th Apr '13 8:39:12 PM VPhantom
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* '''Implied''': Charlie leaves the room in a big hurry because [[DeusExScuseMe his mom is calling him]].



* '''Implied''': Charlie leaves the room in a big hurry because [[DeusExScuseMe his mom is calling him]].
6th Apr '13 7:32:23 PM Lullabee
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* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???Bob gets Charlie to do something by talking Alice into telling him to do it.
6th Apr '13 7:31:20 PM Lullabee
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Alice calls Charlie at least once a week, occasionally offering to do his laundry or asking if he's ''still'' single.



* '''Implied''': Charlie leaves the room in a big hurry because [[DeusExScuseMe his mom is calling him]].



%%* '''Implied''': ???
26th Jan '13 9:26:07 PM VPhantom
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* '''Inverted''': Alice is a "hands off" parent who lets Charlie go completely after he leaves the house.

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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Alice is a "hands off" parent who lets Charlie go completely after he leaves the house.
26th Jan '13 9:25:47 PM VPhantom
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* '''Justified''': Charlie is a really dependent person who needs attention and help from his parents even as he gets older.

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* '''Justified''': '''Downplayed''': ???
* '''Justified''':
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Charlie is a really dependent person who needs attention and help from his parents even as he gets older.



* '''Deconstructed''': Alice is so overbearing she drives away Charlie's LoveInterest and friends. Charlie is too smothered by Alice's behavior and he calls her out on it, and it tears their relationship apart.
** Alternately: Alice forgets about her own life because she worries about Charlie's before her own, and Charlie is ungrateful.
* '''Reconstructed''': Alice comes to realize that she needs to give Charlie his own space to grow and develop; she lightens up and backs off a bit, becoming less overbearing and allowing Charlie to mend his friendships and romances. She remains quick to interfere, however.
** After Alice dies, Charlie realizes how ungrateful he's been and dedicates his life to his own son.



* '''Averted''': Alice gives Charlie enough breathing space to be comfortable but still cares about him.
** GoodParents

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* '''Averted''': '''Averted''':
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Alice gives Charlie enough breathing space to be comfortable but still cares about him.
him.
** GoodParentsGoodParents.



* '''Invoked''': Charlie is TheChosenOne or is otherwise prophecised to have some kind of significant destiny; Alice smothers in in order to ensure that his destiny either (a) comes to pass or (b) is avoided.
* '''Defied''': Alice's own mother smothered her, so she decides to focus on making her child comfortable, but not overbearing.
* '''Discussed''':

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* '''Invoked''': Charlie is TheChosenOne or is otherwise prophecised to have some kind of significant destiny; Alice smothers in in order to ensure that his destiny either (a) [[BecauseDestinySaysSo comes to pass pass]] or (b) [[ScrewDestiny is avoided.
avoided]].
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': Alice's own mother smothered her, so she decides to focus on making her child comfortable, but not overbearing.
overbearing.
* '''Discussed''': ???



* '''Deconstructed''':
** Alice is so overbearing she drives away Charlie's LoveInterest and friends. Charlie is too smothered by Alice's behavior and he calls her out on it, and it tears their relationship apart.
** Alternately: Alice forgets about her own life because she worries about Charlie's before her own, and Charlie is ungrateful.
* '''Reconstructed''':
** Alice comes to realize that she needs to give Charlie his own space to grow and develop; she lightens up and backs off a bit, becoming less overbearing and allowing Charlie to mend his friendships and romances. She remains quick to interfere, however.
** After Alice dies, Charlie realizes how ungrateful he's been and dedicates his life to his own son.



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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???
23rd Dec '11 12:07:34 AM WackyMeetsPractical
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19th Mar '11 9:17:33 AM typeractive
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* '''Averted''': [[GoodParents Alice]] gives Charlie enough breathing space to be comfortable but still cares about him.

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* '''Averted''': [[GoodParents Alice]] Alice gives Charlie enough breathing space to be comfortable but still cares about him. him.
** GoodParents



* '''Defied''': Alice's own mother smothered her, so she decides to focus on making her child comfortable, not become overbearing.

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* '''Defied''': Alice's own mother smothered her, so she decides to focus on making her child comfortable, but not become overbearing.
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