History PlayingWith / ShameIfSomethingHappened

9th Jan '15 4:01:29 PM Beedle
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** Damien tries to win Alex over by subtly offering a bribe: "I hear your wife needs an operation. Wouldn't it be nice to have some help with the medical bills?"



** Damien's threats are more like PokeThePoodle: "Nice carpet you've got here. It would be a shame if someone were to... ''track dirt on it.''"

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** Damien's threats are more like PokeThePoodle: "Nice carpet you've got here. It would be a shame if someone were to... ''track dirt on it.''"''
16th Jul '14 6:28:59 PM Scrounge
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** Damien mentions something that Alex is trying to get rid of, and says it'd be a shame if nothing happened to it.
1st Feb '14 1:53:34 PM SKJAM
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* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???Damien studies the legal code so he knows exactly how oblique his threats have to be to avoid being arrested.
29th Nov '13 4:31:48 PM randomtroper89
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* '''Subverted''': Alex interprets Damien's comment about 'your lovely wife Susan' as a threat; Damien was in fact just making small-talk, and since he has [[EvenEvilHasStandards standards]] is appalled at the thought that he would threaten an innocent bystander.

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* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
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Alex interprets Damien's comment about 'your lovely wife Susan' as a threat; Damien was in fact just making small-talk, and since he has [[EvenEvilHasStandards standards]] is appalled at the thought that he would threaten an innocent bystander.bystander.
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-->'''Damien:''' It would be a shame if something happened to your wife Susan.\\
'''Alex:''' What have you done to her?!\\
'''Damien:''' Nothing. [[EvilVsEvil One of my rivals]] has kidnapped her. It appears that [[EnemyMine we must work together]] to save her.
4th Apr '13 9:44:57 PM Lullabee
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???"That's a nice phone. It'd be a shame if someone smashed it."
31st Dec '12 1:47:26 PM VPhantom
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* '''Justified''': Damien values subtlety and prefers to make a oblique threat rather than just coming out and saying it.

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* '''Justified''': '''Downplayed''': ???
* '''Justified''':
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Damien values subtlety and prefers to make a oblique threat rather than just coming out and saying it.



* '''Inverted''': Damien makes [[CutHisHeartOutWithASpoon a direct, gruesome and particularly bizarre death threat]] directed to Alex's beloved ones. However, the latter is not unsettled because he knows Damien is [[IneffectualDeathThreats just trying to act tough]].

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
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Damien makes [[CutHisHeartOutWithASpoon a direct, gruesome and particularly bizarre death threat]] directed to Alex's beloved ones. However, the latter is not unsettled because he knows Damien is [[IneffectualDeathThreats just trying to act tough]].



* '''Parodied''': Alex is a bit slow on the uptake and doesn't immediately get what Damien's getting at. This forces the increasingly frustrated Damien to have to spell it out for him.

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Alex is a bit slow on the uptake and doesn't immediately get what Damien's getting at. This forces the increasingly frustrated Damien to have to spell it out for him.



** Damien's threat is nowhere near as subtle as his delivery would imply: "This is a nice house you have here. [[{{NonSequitur}} It would be a shame if someone killed your wife."]]
* '''Deconstructed''': ???
* '''Reconstructed''': ???

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** Damien's threat is nowhere near as subtle as his delivery would imply: "This is a nice house you have here. [[{{NonSequitur}} It would be a shame if someone killed your wife."]]
* '''Deconstructed''': ???
* '''Reconstructed''': ???
wife".]]



* '''Invoked''': "I bet you've seen enough TV to know what I'm talking about when I say how terrible it would be if something happened to your lovely wife."
* '''Defied''': "What a lovely...I'm not going to beat around the bush. Pay up, or Susan dies."
* '''Discussed''': "He talks and acts like a gentleman, but his words and heart are filled with poison. This man evilness knows no limits... He's a terrifying monster."

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* '''Invoked''': "I bet you've seen enough TV to know what I'm talking about when I say how terrible it would be if something happened to your lovely wife."
wife".
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': "What a lovely...I'm not going to beat around the bush. Pay up, or Susan dies."
dies".
* '''Discussed''': "He talks and acts like a gentleman, but his words and heart are filled with poison. This man evilness knows no limits... He's a terrifying monster."monster".



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31st Dec '12 11:48:40 AM SKJAM
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** Damien thinks that if he makes the threats oblique enough, he can't be arrested for making them.
13th Aug '12 2:53:07 PM Beedle
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** Damien's threat is nowhere near as subtle as his delivery would imply: "This is a nice house you have here. [[{{NonSequitur}} It would be a shame if someone killed your wife."]]
11th May '12 10:12:27 PM animenutcase
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* '''Inverted''': Damien makes [[CutHisHeartOutWithASpoon a direct, gruesome and particularly bizarre death threat]] directed to Alex's beloved ones. However, the later is not unsettled because he knows Damien is [[IneffectualDeathThreats just trying to act tough]].

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* '''Inverted''': Damien makes [[CutHisHeartOutWithASpoon a direct, gruesome and particularly bizarre death threat]] directed to Alex's beloved ones. However, the later latter is not unsettled because he knows Damien is [[IneffectualDeathThreats just trying to act tough]].
31st Jan '11 11:53:26 AM Beedle
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** Damien's threats are more like PokeThePoodle: "Nice carpet you've got here. It would be a shame if someone were to... ''track dirt on it.''"
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