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18th Jan '16 10:22:43 AM Aquila89
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* CompleteMonster: Lady Felmet is modeled after LadyMacbeth, only more sadistic and cruel. The Duchess participated in the overthrow and murder of King Verence I for her husband Leonald to gain the throne for her own benefit and power. Once she inherits her position, she encourages a brutal suppression of peasants and witches alike while using the Fool to spread a propaganda campaign. Revealing herself as a {{sadist}} who loves ColdBloodedTorture, Lady Felmet personally engages in inventive torture with captives. When [[NeverMessWithGranny Granny Weatherwax]] removes the mental walls she put up and shows her all the evil in her own mind, she shrugs it off. Unlike [[HeelRealization most ''Discworld'' villains]], the Duchess is fully aware how evil she is. She just doesn't care.
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* CompleteMonster: Lady Felmet is modeled after LadyMacbeth, only more sadistic and cruel.cruel and without the guilt. The Duchess participated in the overthrow and murder of King Verence I for her husband Leonald to gain the throne for her own benefit and power. Once she inherits her position, she encourages a brutal suppression of peasants and witches alike while using the Fool to spread a propaganda campaign. Revealing herself as a {{sadist}} who loves ColdBloodedTorture, Lady Felmet personally engages in inventive torture with captives. When [[NeverMessWithGranny Granny Weatherwax]] removes the mental walls she put up and shows her all the evil in her own mind, she shrugs it off. Unlike [[HeelRealization most ''Discworld'' villains]], the Duchess is fully aware how evil she is. She just doesn't care.
5th Sep '15 9:46:53 AM ACW
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* CompleteMonster: Lady Felmet is modeled after LadyMacbeth, only multitudes more sadistic and cruel. The Duchess participated in the overthrow and murder of King Verence I for her husband Leonald to gain the throne for her own benefit and power. Once she inherits her position, she encourages a brutal suppression of peasants and witches alike while using the Fool to spread a propaganda campaign. Revealing herself as a sadist who loves ColdBloodedTorture, Lady Felmet personally engages in inventive torture with captives. When [[NeverMessWithGranny Granny Weatherwax]] removes the mental walls she put up and shows her all the evil in her own mind, she shrugs it off. Unlike most ''Discworld'' villains, the Duchess is fully aware how evil she is. She just doesn't care.
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* CompleteMonster: Lady Felmet is modeled after LadyMacbeth, only multitudes more sadistic and cruel. The Duchess participated in the overthrow and murder of King Verence I for her husband Leonald to gain the throne for her own benefit and power. Once she inherits her position, she encourages a brutal suppression of peasants and witches alike while using the Fool to spread a propaganda campaign. Revealing herself as a sadist {{sadist}} who loves ColdBloodedTorture, Lady Felmet personally engages in inventive torture with captives. When [[NeverMessWithGranny Granny Weatherwax]] removes the mental walls she put up and shows her all the evil in her own mind, she shrugs it off. Unlike [[HeelRealization most ''Discworld'' villains, villains]], the Duchess is fully aware how evil she is. She just doesn't care.
1st Jul '15 10:23:40 AM MrThorfan64
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** It may even be considered to be based on "Richard III". Shakespeare portrayed Richard III as a tyrant to justify Elizabeth I's grandfather Henry VII overthrowing them.
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** It may even be considered to be based on "Richard III". Shakespeare portrayed Richard III as a tyrant to justify Elizabeth I's grandfather Henry VII overthrowing them. Similarly King Verence is portrayed as an EvilCripple.
16th Mar '15 3:43:21 PM MrThorfan64
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** It may even be considered to be based on "Richard III". Shakespeare portrayed Richard III as a tyrant to justify Elizabeth I's grandfather Henry VII overthrowing them.
19th Nov '14 11:41:05 PM PaulA
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* OneSceneWonder: In the AnimatedAdaptation, the demon the witches sum up becomes this in a way he wasn't in the book -- partly this is because he's the best-looking, best-animated character in the miniseries, but a lot of it is also due to the added joke of his voice suddenly goes from EvilSoundsDeep to high-pitched UpperClassTwit when Granny tells him to stop mucking about.
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* OneSceneWonder: In the AnimatedAdaptation, the demon the witches sum up becomes this in a way he wasn't in the book -- partly this is because he's the best-looking, best-animated character in the miniseries, but a lot of it is also due to the added joke of his voice suddenly goes from EvilSoundsDeep to high-pitched UpperClassTwit {{Luvvie|s}} when Granny tells him to stop mucking about.
5th Nov '14 2:21:14 PM MagBas
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unfortunate implications need citations
* UnfortunateImplications: Greebo being described off-handedly as a "multiple rapist."
22nd Oct '14 8:02:49 AM Eegah
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* UnfortunateImplications: Greebo being described off-handedly as a "multiple rapist."
22nd Jul '14 1:30:04 PM Elan
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* HilariousInHindsight: The BoisterousBruiser king is murdered in a fake accident, his successor isn't actually the heir because the queen was having an affair, his actual son grows up with no idea of his noble birth, one protagonist is noted for the ability to possess the bodies of animals, and there's a snarky dwarf who has a way with words. [[ASongOfIceAndFire Sound familiar?]].
20th Feb '14 7:35:40 AM ACW
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*CompleteMonster: Lady Felmet is modeled after LadyMacbeth, only multitudes more sadistic and cruel. The Duchess participated in the overthrow and murder of King Verence I for her husband Leonald to gain the throne for her own benefit and power. Once she inherits her position, she encourages a brutal suppression of peasants and witches alike while using the Fool to spread a propaganda campaign. Revealing herself as a sadist who loves ColdBloodedTorture, Lady Felmet personally engages in inventive torture with captives. When [[NeverMessWithGranny Granny Weatherwax]] removes the mental walls she put up and shows her all the evil in her own mind, she shrugs it off. Unlike most ''Discworld'' villains, the Duchess is fully aware how evil she is. She just doesn't care.
9th Nov '13 8:15:35 AM ACW
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Complete Monster has own page for series.
* CompleteMonster: Lady Felmet. ** Actually, your mileage only varies when it comes to your personal reaction. In-story, it's not only outright stated, but even becomes a minor plot-point: she is not only cruel and evil, but inhumanly ''proud'' of her actions, thereby [[IgnoredEpiphany ignoring]] Granny's MindRape.
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