History PlayingWith / TheDulcineaEffect

26th Aug '15 10:12:45 AM ChaoticNovelist
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** Mark naturally feels attraction for women because they are beautiful and he naturally feels compassion for those in {{d|amselInDistress}}istress because he is a NiceGuy. Natalie is both a woman and in distress; what more need be said?

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** Mark naturally feels attraction for women because they are beautiful and he naturally feels compassion for those in {{d|amselInDistress}}istress because he is a NiceGuy. Natalie is both a woman and in distress; what more need be said?



* '''Discussed''': "Greetings, milday. By [[TheOrder The Order of Chivalric Tropers]], I will be your champion from now on."

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* '''Discussed''': "Greetings, milday.milady. By [[TheOrder The Order of Chivalric Tropers]], I will be your champion from now on."
9th Jul '15 6:33:35 AM ChaoticNovelist
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'''Basic Trope''': TheHero becomes The Champion of a girl he just met.
* '''Straight''': Mark meets Natalie and [[LoveAtFirstSight immediately falls hard for her]], deciding that he'll do anything to please her.

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'''Basic Trope''': TheHero becomes The Champion TheChampion of a girl he just met.
* '''Straight''': Mark meets Natalie and [[LoveAtFirstSight immediately falls hard for her]], deciding that he'll do anything to please protect her.



** Mark only acts as Natalie's knight because he's hoping he'll get laid for it.

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** Mark only acts as Natalie's knight because he's hoping he'll get laid for it.of a reward.



** Mark is a bodyguard android. When Natalie reactivated it, (either intentionally or not) his guardian mode did so with him, and it dictates he must protect whoever set him back on-line.

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** Mark is a bodyguard android. When Natalie reactivated it, (either intentionally or not) his guardian mode did so with him, and it dictates he must protect whoever set him back on-line.



** Mark naturally feels attraction for women because they are beautiful and sexy and he is a Manly Man. Mark naturally feels compassion for those in {{d|amselInDistress}}istress because he is a NiceGuy. Natalie is both a woman and in distress; what more need be said?

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** Mark naturally feels attraction for women because they are beautiful and sexy and he is a Manly Man. Mark naturally feels compassion for those in {{d|amselInDistress}}istress because he is a NiceGuy. Natalie is both a woman and in distress; what more need be said?



* '''Enforced''': The executives thought Mark needed a love interest, so they introduced [[TokenRomance Natalie]].

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* '''Enforced''': The executives thought Mark needed a love interest, so they introduced [[TokenRomance Natalie]].Natalie.



* '''Discussed''': "Greetings, sir knight. Please don't swear undying love for me, it happens every time and it gets old."

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* '''Discussed''': "Greetings, sir knight. Please don't swear undying love for me, it happens every time and it gets old."milday. By [[TheOrder The Order of Chivalric Tropers]], I will be your champion from now on."
13th May '15 2:36:18 PM Sharysa
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** Mark was assigned to be Natalie's bodyguard by her relatives and they didn't expect a BodyguardCrush.
31st Mar '15 11:49:41 AM LionessSabio
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** Natalie the warrior woman sees Mark, and he reminds her so much of her dead little brother that she is willing to lay down her life to protect him.
25th Dec '14 11:27:03 AM Angeldeb82
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** Mark naturally feels attraction for women because they are beautiful and sexy and he is a Manly Man. Mark naturally feels compassion for those in {{distressed|Damsel}} because he is a NiceGuy. Natalie is both a woman and in distress; what more need be said?

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** Mark naturally feels attraction for women because they are beautiful and sexy and he is a Manly Man. Mark naturally feels compassion for those in {{distressed|Damsel}} {{d|amselInDistress}}istress because he is a NiceGuy. Natalie is both a woman and in distress; what more need be said?



%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???

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%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': '''Intended Audience Reaction''': ???
23rd Nov '13 9:30:29 PM Trogdor
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** Mark is antagonistic to Natalie even though they just met.

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** [[HateAtFirstSight Mark is antagonistic to Natalie even though they just met.]]
24th Jul '13 3:09:59 PM VPhantom
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** Mark naturally feels attraction for women because they are beautiful and sexy and he is a Manly Man. Mark naturally feels compassion for those in [[DistressedDamsel Distress]] because he is a NiceGuy. Natalie is both a woman and in destress; what more need be said?

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** Mark naturally feels attraction for women because they are beautiful and sexy and he is a Manly Man. Mark naturally feels compassion for those in [[DistressedDamsel Distress]] {{distressed|Damsel}} because he is a NiceGuy. Natalie is both a woman and in destress; distress; what more need be said?



** Natilie is a Fairy Maiden and has mark under a spell.

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** Natilie is a Fairy Maiden and has mark Mark under a spell.
24th Jul '13 12:27:15 PM jatay3
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** Natilie is a Fairy Maiden and has mark under a spell.
24th Jul '13 12:25:36 PM jatay3
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** Mark naturally feels attraction for women because they are beautiful and sexy and he is a Manly Man. Mark naturally feels compassion for those in [[DistressedDamsel Distress]] because he is a NiceGuy. Natalie is both a woman and in destress; what more need be said?
3rd Jun '13 10:09:40 AM ChaoticNovelist
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'''Basic Trope''': TheHero becomes the champion of a girl he just met.

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'''Basic Trope''': TheHero becomes the champion The Champion of a girl he just met.



** Mark does this with pretty much every pretty girl he meets.

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** Mark does this with pretty much every pretty girl he meets.



* '''Downplayed''': Natalie is one of the girls from Mark's village. After he ends up protecting her as a knight, he finds he's attracted to her.

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* '''Downplayed''': Natalie is one of the girls from Mark's village. After he ends up protecting protects her as a knight, he finds he's attracted to her.



** Mark only act as Natalie's knight because he's hoping he'll get laid for it.

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** Mark only act acts as Natalie's knight because he's hoping he'll get laid for it.



** Mark was raised to treat women with the highest respect so it feels natural to him.



** Alternatively, when Mark attempts to help Natalie, he [[EpicFail fails miserably]] but his efforts steal Natalie's heart, and she swears to protect him.

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** Alternatively, when When Mark attempts to help Natalie, he [[EpicFail fails miserably]] but his efforts steal Natalie's heart, and she swears to protect him.



* '''Invoked''': Aware of Mark's tendencies, Natalie plays DecoyDamsel in order to get him to play right into her hands.
* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Invoked''': Mark wants to become an AscendedFanboy so he looks for a girl worthy of championing.
* '''Exploited''':
Aware of Mark's tendencies, Natalie plays DecoyDamsel in order to get him to play right into her hands.
* '''Exploited''': ???
hands.



** Mark makes a snap judgment that Natalie must be as nice as she looks, only to either be disappointed by her human flaws or ignore them entirely in favor of some idealized image. Natalie's irritated at having some stranger declare himself her protector, but decides to [[DecoyDamsel take advantage of his kindness]] anyway. Ultimately, one or the other gets killed.
** Mark only act as Natalie's knight because he's hoping he'll get laid for it.
* '''Reconstructed''': Mark immediately falls for Natalie, and is willing to accept all of her flaws. Over time, he helps her overcome them and she becomes worthy of his devotion.

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** Mark makes a snap judgment that Natalie must be as nice as she looks, only to either be disappointed by her human flaws or ignore them entirely in favor of some idealized image. Natalie's irritated at having some stranger declare himself her protector, but decides to [[DecoyDamsel take advantage of his kindness]] anyway. Ultimately, one or the other gets killed.\n
** Mark only act acts as Natalie's knight because he's hoping he'll get laid for it.
* '''Reconstructed''': Mark '''Reconstructed''':
**Mark
immediately falls for Natalie, and is willing to accept all of her flaws. Over time, he helps her overcome them and she becomes worthy of his devotion.devotion.
**Mark only acts as Natalie's knight because he's DesperatelyLookingForAPurposeInLife.
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