History YMMV / MonstrousRegiment

16th Dec '16 6:49:22 AM ilesalmo
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* StealthPun: A very well hidden Stealth Pun that night be accidental. A mystery voice giving Polly some advice and a pair of socks says: "You don't bulge where you shouldn't bulge, but you don't bulge where you should bulge. People notice whats missing more than they notice what's there. Just one pair mind you. Don't get ambitious." Some tropers might notice words that are missing, like "Don't get cocky".

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* StealthPun: A very well hidden Stealth Pun that night might be accidental. A mystery voice giving Polly some advice and a pair of socks says: "You don't bulge where you shouldn't bulge, but you don't bulge where you should bulge. People notice whats missing more than they notice what's there. Just one pair mind you. Don't get ambitious." Some tropers might notice words that are missing, like "Don't get cocky".
16th Dec '16 6:48:59 AM ilesalmo
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* NightmareFuel: The Girls' Working School. [[NothingIsScarier We don't actually learn that much about what goes on in there]], but from what the characters say and from the effect it's had on [[spoiler:Tonker, Lofty and Wazzer]], we learn that it is horrendously abusive.

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* NightmareFuel: The Girls' Working School. [[NothingIsScarier We don't actually learn that much about what goes on in there]], but from what the characters say and from the effect it's had on [[spoiler:Tonker, Lofty and Wazzer]], we learn that it is horrendously abusive.abusive.
* StealthPun: A very well hidden Stealth Pun that night be accidental. A mystery voice giving Polly some advice and a pair of socks says: "You don't bulge where you shouldn't bulge, but you don't bulge where you should bulge. People notice whats missing more than they notice what's there. Just one pair mind you. Don't get ambitious." Some tropers might notice words that are missing, like "Don't get cocky".
9th Nov '16 7:15:46 AM DoktorvonEurotrash
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** Jackrum thinks Polly's becoming this. By the end of the book, she's definitely set in at ManipulativeBastard level at least.

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** Jackrum thinks Polly's becoming this. By the end of the book, she's definitely set in at ManipulativeBastard level at least.least.
* NightmareFuel: The Girls' Working School. [[NothingIsScarier We don't actually learn that much about what goes on in there]], but from what the characters say and from the effect it's had on [[spoiler:Tonker, Lofty and Wazzer]], we learn that it is horrendously abusive.
10th Mar '15 3:23:53 PM TinyBabyEnemies
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* LesYay: Aside from Tonker with Lofty, Wazzer and [[spoiler:Maledicta]] get very close with Polly.

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* LesYay: Aside from Tonker with Lofty, Wazzer and [[spoiler:Maledicta]] [[spoiler:Maladicta]] get very close with Polly.
7th Feb '15 7:24:39 PM RealSlimShadowen
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* LesYay: Aside from Tonker and Lofty, Wazzer and [[spoiler:Maledicta]] get very close with Polly.

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* LesYay: Aside from Tonker and with Lofty, Wazzer and [[spoiler:Maledicta]] get very close with Polly.
2nd Apr '14 2:26:59 PM SharonaMagliozzo
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* HoYay: Aside from Tonker and Lofty, Wazzer and [[spoiler:Maledicta]] get very close with Polly.

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* HoYay: LesYay: Aside from Tonker and Lofty, Wazzer and [[spoiler:Maledicta]] get very close with Polly.
2nd Apr '14 2:13:45 PM SharonaMagliozzo
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*HoYay: Aside from Tonker and Lofty, Wazzer and [[spoiler:Maledicta]] get very close with Polly.
23rd Nov '13 5:01:39 PM lrrose
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* LesYay: Tonker and Lofty.
26th Jun '13 7:21:43 AM MrDeath
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* BisexualVampire: Maladict's knowing attitude while explaining same-sex relationships to a naive and uncomprehending Polly might be seen to imply this.



** Jackrum thinks Polly's becoming this. By the end of the book, she's definitely set in at ManipulativeBastard level at least.
* [[spoiler: RapeAsBackstory: Implied with Lofty, who at one point was sent away from the reform school to work for a couple who beat her "and worse". She returns pregnant after a mysterious fire kills the man and his wife but spares their servants. After giving birth she has her baby taken away and is beaten again for having a child out of wedlock.]] It's implied that this event is what prompts Lofty and Tonker to enlist.

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** Jackrum thinks Polly's becoming this. By the end of the book, she's definitely set in at ManipulativeBastard level at least.
* [[spoiler: RapeAsBackstory: Implied with Lofty, who at one point was sent away from the reform school to work for a couple who beat her "and worse". She returns pregnant after a mysterious fire kills the man and his wife but spares their servants. After giving birth she has her baby taken away and is beaten again for having a child out of wedlock.]] It's implied that this event is what prompts Lofty and Tonker to enlist.
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26th Jun '13 6:25:15 AM GreenLady
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* GeniusBonus: In-universe, a few characters get Polly's references to the folk song "Sweet Polly Oliver" when creating her male alter-ego (although those that do are already smart enough to have figured her out anyway).
** Anyone familiar with the quotation which the title refers to will probably figure out that [[spoiler: all the recruits are women]] fairly early on.
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