History PlayingWith / SickbedSlaying

25th Feb '16 4:09:25 PM Omegamaelstrom
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* '''Deconstructed''': The autopsy reveals that Bob was poisoned.

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* '''Deconstructed''': The autopsy reveals that Bob was poisoned. Killing Bob in his condition was easy, but evading punishment will be significantly more difficult.
* '''Reconstructed''': Alice already has an escape plan in motion, so killing Bob is a matter of possibility rather than discretion.



%%* '''Reconstructed''': ???
17th Oct '14 1:51:02 PM TrickyTroper
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'''Basic Trope''': A person who is sick in bed is murdered, presumably in hopes that it will be passed off as a natural death.
* '''Straight''': Alice disguises herself as a doctor, visits Bob at a hospital, and gives him a lethal injection.
* '''Exaggerated''': Alice disguises herself as a doctor, goes to a hospital and moves from bed to bed giving every patient a lethal injection.
* '''Downplayed''': Alice disguises herself as a doctor, visits Bob at a hospital, and gives him a non-lethal injection that will send him into a coma.
* '''Justified''': Alice wants Bob out of the way, and the cover of a natural death serves her purposes.
* '''Inverted''':
** Alice visits Bob in hospital, and he kills her.
** Or, Alice saves Bob's life.
* '''Subverted''': Alice tries to poison Bob while he is on his sickbed, but he gets better.
* '''Double Subverted''': ...then has a relapse and dies.
* '''Parodied''': Charlie witnesses Alice killing Bob and the two have an argument similar to the "Dead Parrot" sketch from ''Monty Python'', with Alice repeatedly saying that Bob's not really dead..

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'''Basic Trope''': A person who is sick in bed is murdered, presumably in hopes that it will be passed off as a natural death.
death.
* '''Straight''': Alice disguises herself as a doctor, visits Bob at a hospital, and gives him a lethal injection.
injection.
* '''Exaggerated''': Alice disguises herself as a doctor, goes to a hospital and moves from bed to bed giving every patient a lethal injection.
injection.
* '''Downplayed''': Alice disguises herself as a doctor, visits Bob at a hospital, and gives him a non-lethal injection that will send him into a coma.
coma.
* '''Justified''': Alice wants Bob out of the way, and the cover of a natural death serves her purposes.
purposes.
* '''Inverted''':
'''Inverted''':
** Alice visits Bob in hospital, and he kills her.
her.
** Or, Alice disguises herself as a doctor and saves Bob's life.
life, possibly because the real doctor is incompetent.
* '''Subverted''': Alice tries to poison Bob while he is on his sickbed, but he gets better.
better.
* '''Double Subverted''': ...then has a relapse and dies.
dies.
* '''Parodied''': Charlie witnesses Alice killing Bob and the two have an argument similar to the "Dead Parrot" sketch from ''Monty Python'', with Alice repeatedly saying that Bob's not really dead..dead.



* '''Averted''': Alice does not kill Bob on his sickbed.
* '''Enforced''': The author wants to show that Alice has crossed the MoralEventHorizon.
* '''Lampshaded''':

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* '''Averted''': Alice does not kill Bob on his sickbed.
sickbed.
* '''Enforced''': The author wants to show that Alice has crossed the MoralEventHorizon.
MoralEventHorizon.
* '''Lampshaded''': '''Lampshaded''':



'''Alice:''' Nope.
* '''Invoked''': Alice
* '''Exploited''': ???

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'''Alice:''' Nope.
Nope.
* '''Invoked''': Alice
Alice hears that Bob is in the hospital, and sees it as the perfect chance to murder him.
* '''Exploited''': ???Charlie films the murder, and uses the film footage to blackmail Alice.



* '''Conversed''': ???

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* '''Conversed''': ???"How did Alice fool all those doctors? This story already made no sense!"
* '''Deconstructed''': The autopsy reveals that Bob was poisoned.



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20th Jul '14 5:34:45 PM StarTropes
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* '''Parodied''': ???

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* '''Parodied''': ???Charlie witnesses Alice killing Bob and the two have an argument similar to the "Dead Parrot" sketch from ''Monty Python'', with Alice repeatedly saying that Bob's not really dead..
19th May '14 4:45:50 AM StarTropes
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* '''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded''': ???

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* '''Enforced''': ???
The author wants to show that Alice has crossed the MoralEventHorizon.
* '''Lampshaded''': ??? '''Lampshaded''':
--> '''Bob:''' (''sees the knife in Alice's hand'') You're not here to wish me well, are you.\\
'''Alice:''' Nope.



* '''Defied''': ???

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* '''Defied''': ???Bob kills Alice before she can kill him.
4th Mar '13 12:43:14 AM grinch
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Back to NotSoFakePropWeaponSickbedSlaying
19th Feb '13 6:35:07 AM VPhantom
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* '''Inverted''': Alice visits Bob in hospital, and he kills her.
** Alternatively Alice saves Bob's life.

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* '''Inverted''': '''Inverted''':
**
Alice visits Bob in hospital, and he kills her.
** Alternatively Or, Alice saves Bob's life.



* '''Deconstructed''': ???
* '''Reconstructed''': ???


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19th Feb '13 4:31:49 AM grinch
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'''Basic Trope''': A person who is sick in bed is murdered, presumably in hopes that it will be passed off as a natural death.
* '''Straight''': Alice disguises herself as a doctor, visits Bob at a hospital, and gives him a lethal injection.
* '''Exaggerated''': Alice disguises herself as a doctor, goes to a hospital and moves from bed to bed giving every patient a lethal injection.
* '''Downplayed''': Alice disguises herself as a doctor, visits Bob at a hospital, and gives him a non-lethal injection that will send him into a coma.
* '''Justified''': Alice wants Bob out of the way, and the cover of a natural death serves her purposes.
* '''Inverted''': Alice visits Bob in hospital, and he kills her.
** Alternatively Alice saves Bob's life.
* '''Subverted''': Alice tries to poison Bob while he is on his sickbed, but he gets better.
* '''Double Subverted''': ...then has a relapse and dies.
* '''Parodied''': ???
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''': Alice does not kill Bob on his sickbed.
* '''Enforced''': ???
* '''Lampshaded''': ???
* '''Invoked''': Alice
* '''Exploited''': ???
* '''Defied''': ???
* '''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''': ???
* '''Deconstructed''': ???
* '''Reconstructed''': ???
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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???
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