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Trope is used as a Literal Metaphor


(permanent link) added: 2012-11-19 14:53:45 sponsor: mythbuster (last reply: 2013-06-23 01:48:37)

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Some tropes are used as a figure of speech, but they occasionally are used literally. For instance, Girl with Psycho Weapon normally refers to a crazy girl with a weapon, or at least a marginally sane girl with a weapon associated with crazy people, but Durarara!! has the case of Anri Sonahara, a sane girl whose weapon is psychotic.

This is a form of Playing with a Trope, no examples please.
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