History PlayingWith / StarterMarriage

23rd Oct '17 7:44:48 AM SparkPlugTheTroper
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** AliceAndBob's get married. They get divorced immediately after the wedding ceremony.

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** AliceAndBob's marriage doesn't even last a few seconds before they get married. They get divorced immediately after the wedding ceremony.divorced.
23rd Oct '17 7:43:22 AM SparkPlugTheTroper
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** AliceAndBob's get married. They get divorced immediately after the wedding ceremony.
30th Sep '17 8:20:55 PM angie710
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** AliceAndBob have been together for many years, and have been living together for quite some time before they decide to "make it official".


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** Not long after getting officially married, AliceAndBob end up getting divorced.
12th Feb '16 11:39:28 AM MsChibi
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Back to StarterMarriage

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Back You're going back to StarterMarriageStarterMarriage already? But it seems like your wedding was just yesterday!
10th Jun '15 4:32:08 AM StarTropes
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* '''Deconstructed''': When Charlie learns that Alice divorced Bob so quickly and for petty reasons, he decides that marrying her isn't worth the risk of becoming ex #2.



* '''Played For Drama''': Bob genuinely expected their marriage to last forever. When he learns that Alice doesn't (or never did) feel the same way, he's DrivenToSuicide.



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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???

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20th Mar '14 9:04:14 PM SKJAM
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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???Alice and Bob just shack up together for three years as their first real romantic relationship. Then they break up.
6th Aug '13 11:44:45 PM VPhantom
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* '''Defied''': Alice turns down the proposal, (or accepts it but insists on having a longer engagement) because she doesn't feel that they are ready for marriage.

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* '''Defied''': '''Defied''':
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Alice turns down the proposal, (or accepts it but insists on having a longer engagement) because she doesn't feel that they are ready for marriage.
6th Aug '13 10:38:49 PM dclark
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** Alice and Bob quickly begin to have difficulties in their marriage, but are committed enough to not give up and make it work.
8th Feb '13 1:43:37 PM MsChibiForgotHerPassword
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*'''Played For Laughs''': AliceAndBob go through a ToiletSeatDivorce.
2nd Feb '13 7:32:18 AM VPhantom
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* '''Basic Trope''': A short-lived first marriage
* '''Played Straight''': AliceAndBob get married. Three years later, they get divorced.
* '''Exaggerated''': AliceAndBob get married. Three ''days'' later, they get divorced.
* '''Up To Eleven''': AliceAndBob get married. Three ''hours'' later, they get divorced.
* '''Justified''': Alice and Bob married when they were too young and/or emotionally immature.

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* '''Basic Trope''': A short-lived first marriage
marriage.
* '''Played Straight''': '''Straight''': AliceAndBob get married. Three years later, they get divorced.
* '''Exaggerated''': '''Exaggerated''':
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AliceAndBob get married. Three ''days'' later, they get divorced.
* '''Up To Eleven''': ** AliceAndBob get married. Three ''hours'' later, they get divorced.
* '''Justified''': '''Downplayed''': ???
* '''Justified''':
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Alice and Bob married when they were too young and/or emotionally immature.



*** The marriage was an AccidentalMarriage; neither of them ''really'' wanted to get married.

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*** ** The marriage was an AccidentalMarriage; neither of them ''really'' wanted to get married.



* '''Subverted''': Alice and Bob decide to [[TakeAThirdOption see if they can work through their problems]] before getting divorced.

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* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
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Alice and Bob decide to [[TakeAThirdOption see if they can work through their problems]] before getting divorced.



* '''Double Subverted''': Eventually, they do wind up getting divorced; whatever they tried before (couples' therapy, a trial separation, what have you) simply was not working.

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* '''Double Subverted''': Subverted''':
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Eventually, they do wind up getting divorced; whatever they tried before (couples' therapy, a trial separation, what have you) simply was not working.



* '''Deconstructed''':
* '''Reconstructed''':
* '''Parodied''': Alice and Bob go through the motions of the wedding ceremony and a reception, only to have the marriage [[ThatDidntHappen annulled]] immediately afterwards, using the wedding only to obtain attention and accolades from friends and family, and/or gifts.

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* '''Deconstructed''':
* '''Reconstructed''':
* '''Parodied''':
'''Parodied''':
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Alice and Bob go through the motions of the wedding ceremony and a reception, only to have the marriage [[ThatDidntHappen annulled]] immediately afterwards, using the wedding only to obtain attention and accolades from friends and family, and/or gifts.



* '''Lampshaded''': "My first marriage was just a practice round."

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* '''Lampshaded''': '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''': Alice and Bob don't get married.
* '''Enforced''':
** RuleOfDrama; TrueLoveIsBoring, and we want to make this DarkerAndEdgier.
** RelationshipWritingFumble.
** We need to prevent ShippingBedDeath.
** A TakeThat at a FanPreferredCouple the writers don't like.
** DerailingLoveInterests.
** SlidingScaleOfIdealismVersusCynicism.
* '''Lampshaded''':
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"My first marriage was just a practice round."



* '''Averted''': See "Inverted"
** Alice and Bob don't get married.
* '''Enforced''': RuleOfDrama; TrueLoveIsBoring, and we want to make this DarkerAndEdgier.
** RelationshipWritingFumble
** We need to prevent ShippingBedDeath
** A TakeThat at a FanPreferredCouple the writers don't like.
** DerailingLoveInterests
** SlidingScaleOfIdealismVersusCynicism
* '''Invoked''': Bob proposes to Alice, his [[HighSchoolSweethearts high school girlfriend]], right after graduation.

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* '''Averted''': See "Inverted"
** Alice and
'''Invoked''': Bob don't get married.
* '''Enforced''': RuleOfDrama; TrueLoveIsBoring, and we want
proposes to make this DarkerAndEdgier.Alice, his {{high school|Sweethearts}} girlfriend, right after graduation.
** RelationshipWritingFumble
** We need to prevent ShippingBedDeath
** A TakeThat at a FanPreferredCouple the writers don't like.
** DerailingLoveInterests
** SlidingScaleOfIdealismVersusCynicism
* '''Invoked''': Bob proposes to Alice, his [[HighSchoolSweethearts high school girlfriend]], right after graduation. '''Exploited''': ???



* '''Played For Laughs''': See "Parodied"
* '''Played For Drama''': Almost always is.



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'''Played For Drama''': Almost always is.


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