a.k.a. "One More for the Rope", "You Noose You Lose", or any other pun you can think of.
Up for Grabs
, Needs More Examples
, Needs a Better Description
Seeing how we have two tropes about surviving a hanging, the why shouldn't we have one for dying by it?
Form of Driven to Suicide
and Public Execution
. No Real Life
- "An Occurence At Owl Creek Bridge" by Ambrose Bierce. Turns out The entire story is an Imagine Spot and the person is about to die from hanging.
- The song "Strange Fruit" is about the American South's unfortunate history of mobs of white men lynching black men (and women and children) for any infraction real or perceived.