In any conceivable situation in fiction, if a myth or legend is recounted AND it pertains to the current problem experienced by the characters or protagonists, then the overwhelming impetus of plot necessitates it's veracity.
- Often manifested as dramatic or situational irony.
- Particularly common in the horror genre.
Hello, Unknown Troper. You'll need to get known to lend a hand here.
Three days must pass before this YKTTW is Launchworthy or Discardable