History PlayingWith / TurnOutLikeHisFather

2nd Jun '15 2:18:48 PM Chernabog
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* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???The Big Bad makes sure Jane raises Bob so that he doesn't grow up to be a hero.
22nd May '14 6:59:50 AM 313Bluestreak
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* '''Justified''': Jane is terrified that Bob will die, too.

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* '''Justified''': '''Justified''':
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Jane is terrified that Bob will die, too.
22nd May '14 5:36:38 AM LadyJafaria
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** EvilParentsWantGoodKids.
4th Feb '13 12:00:36 PM VPhantom
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* '''Double Subverted''': Except then she's not.

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* '''Double Subverted''': Subverted''':
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Except then she's not.
4th Feb '13 12:00:07 PM VPhantom
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* '''Subverted''': It looks like Jane is trying to raise Bob to be different, but then it turns out that she is subtly trying to mold him into John.

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* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
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It looks like Jane is trying to raise Bob to be different, but then it turns out that she is subtly trying to mold him into John.



* '''Deconstructed''': Jane's pathological need to [[MyBelovedSmother control Bob]] is part guilt over how she treated John, part making her son wholly her own, and results Bob revolting and fleeing her. To join the army.
* '''Reconstructed''': She has, however, installed in him some sense, so that while he turns a soldier, he is less headstrong and survives.



* '''Exploited''': ???



* '''Deconstructed''': Jane's pathological need to [[MyBelovedSmother control Bob]] is part guilt over how she treated John, part making her son wholly her own, and results Bob revolting and fleeing her. To join the army.
* '''Reconstructed''': She has, however, installed in him some sense, so that while he turns a soldier, he is less headstrong and survives.



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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
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30th Nov '12 8:40:29 PM fantasyfan1999
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** John was the [[BigBad]]. Jane raises Bob to be good.

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** John was the [[BigBad]].BigBad. Jane raises Bob to be good.



** John was the [[BigBad]] Jane raises Bob to be evil.

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** John was the [[BigBad]] BigBad Jane raises Bob to be evil.
30th Nov '12 8:40:03 PM fantasyfan1999
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* John was the [[BigBad]]. Jane raises Bob to be good.

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* ** John was the [[BigBad]]. Jane raises Bob to be good.



* John was the [[BigBad]] Jane raises Bob to be evil.

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* ** John was the [[BigBad]] Jane raises Bob to be evil.
30th Nov '12 8:39:15 PM fantasyfan1999
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* John was the [[BigBad]]. Jane raises Bob to be good.


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* John was the [[BigBad]] Jane raises Bob to be evil.
24th Sep '11 8:39:41 AM WASD1234
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* '''Straight''': After John dies in battle, Jane raises their son far away from military installations and does not tell him anything about his father's military career.
* '''Exaggerated''': Jane raises their son in the LostWoods, so ''no one'' could tell him anything about the military.
* '''Justified''': Jane is terrified that her son will die, too.
* '''Inverted''': Jane eagerly tries to mold her son into acting just like John.
* '''Subverted''': It looks like Jane is trying to raise their son to be different, but then it turns out that she is subtly trying to mold him into John.

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* '''Straight''': After John dies in battle, before his son, Bob, is born, Jane raises their son Bob far away from military installations and does not tell him anything about his father's military career.
* '''Exaggerated''': Jane raises their son Bob in the LostWoods, so ''no one'' could tell him anything about the military.
* '''Downplayed''': Jane tells Bob about the military, some local installations, and some relatives who were in the military (obviously not including John), but that's it.
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'''Justified''': Jane is terrified that her son Bob will die, too.
* '''Inverted''': Jane eagerly tries to mold her son Bob into acting just like John.
* '''Subverted''': It looks like Jane is trying to raise their son Bob to be different, but then it turns out that she is subtly trying to mold him into John.



* '''Parodied''': John was an ice cream salesman, and Jane lives in morbid fear that her son will be - gasp! - an ice cream man as well.
* '''Deconstructed''': Jane's pathological need to [[MyBelovedSmother control her son]] is part guilt over how she treated John, part making her son wholly her own, and results in her son revolting and fleeing her. Possibly to join the army.

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* '''Parodied''': John was an ice cream salesman, and Jane lives in morbid fear that her son Bob will be - gasp! - an ice cream man as well.
* '''Deconstructed''': Jane's pathological need to [[MyBelovedSmother control her son]] Bob]] is part guilt over how she treated John, part making her son wholly her own, and results in her son Bob revolting and fleeing her. Possibly to To join the army.



* '''Zig Zagged''': Whenver the son does something, Jane immediately compares it to what John would do. Then she decides whether to encourage or discourage it based on how well it worked for John.

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* '''Zig Zagged''': Whenver the son Bob does something, Jane immediately compares it to what John would do. Then she decides whether to encourage or discourage it based on how well it worked for John.



* '''Enforced''': Turns out John wasn't dead at all, just alienated from his son by Jane; he sues her for primary custody, wins, and raises his son to be just like him.

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* '''Enforced''': Turns out John wasn't dead at all, just alienated from his son Bob by Jane; he sues her for primary custody, wins, and raises his son to be just like him.



* '''Discussed''': "The chances are that Alice will raise Bob to be different from his father."

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* '''Discussed''': "The chances are that Alice Jane will raise Bob to be different from his father."
10th May '11 12:56:15 AM lambrequinprincess
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* '''Discussed''': ???
* '''Conversed''': ???

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* '''Discussed''': ???
"The chances are that Alice will raise Bob to be different from his father."
* '''Conversed''': ???"TheHero will never turn out evil like his father. His mother always brings him up to be different."
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