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''Tropes that are primarily found in dramas, are not restricted to another category, and are not universal to all media.''
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!!Tropes:
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[floatboxright:Dramatic Indexes
+ ConfessionTropes
+ PowerAtAPrice
+ IHaveYourIndex
+ IndexToTheRescue
+ SubvertedInnocence
]
* ABirthdayNotABreak
* AbusiveParents
* AcheyScars
* AchillesHeel
* AintTooProudToBeg
* AllUpToYou
* AlwaysMurder
* AlwaysSaveTheGirl
* AmbiguousSituation
* {{Anorgasmia}}
* ArcWords
** ArcNumber
** ArcSymbol
* AsLongAsThereIsOneMan
* ATragedyOfImpulsiveness
* AttemptedRape
* BatmanGrabsAGun
* BeggarWithASignboard
* BerserkerTears
* BestForLast
* BigWordShout
** BigNo
*** LittleNo
*** SlowNo
** BigShutUp
** BigYes
* BillyNeedsAnOrgan
* BlackVikings
* BluntYes
* {{Blaxploitation}}
* BoardingSchoolOfHorrors
* BondBreaker
* BreakingOutTheBoss
* BrokenPedestal
* CaperRationalization
* CaptiveDate
* CasualtyInTheRing
* TheChainOfHarm (usually as a subset of revenge, but it can also be used to show a down-on-their luck family being at the end of this chain)
* ChainOfPeople
* ChainsOfLove
* ClimacticElevatorRide
* ComesGreatResponsibility
* ComingOfAgeStory
* TheCommiesMadeMeDoIt
* CPRCleanPrettyReliable
* CrazyJealousGuy
* CreepyPhysical
* CrowdChant
* CuriosityKilledTheCast
* CutHimselfShaving
* CycleOfRevenge
* DangerousTerrain
* DateRapeAverted
* DaylightHorror
* DeadlyPrank
* DestinationDefenestration
* DestroyTheAbusiveHome
* DestroyTheEvidence
* DestructiveRomance
* DomesticAbuse
** DomesticAbuser
* DontLookBack
* DownToTheLastPlay
* DramaBomb
* DramaQueen
* DramaticallyMissingThePoint
* DramaticDownstageTurn
* DramaticDrop
* DramaticShattering
* EstrangedSoapFamily
* EverybodyLives
* EvilIsCool
* ExtremelyShortTimespan
* FalseFriend
* FamilyDisunion
* FeudingFamilies
* FingerTwitchingRevival
* FirstDayFromHell
* ForceFeeding
* GainingTheWillToKill
* {{Gaslighting}}
* {{GASP}}
* GiveHimANormalLife
* AGlassInTheHand
* GRatedDrug
* GloryDays
* GoldenMoment
* GoodDocBadDoc
* GraveMarkingScene
* GrewASpine
* GutPunch
* HangingByTheFingers
* HealthcareMotivation
* HesBack
* HeroicBSOD
* HeyLetsPutOnAShow
* HollywoodHeartAttack
* HopeSpringsEternal
* ICanChangeMyBeloved
* IgnoranceIsBliss
* IgnoredEpiphany
* IWillWaitForYou
* IndianSummer
* InformedSelfDiagnosis
* InitiationCeremony
* TheInspectorIsComing
* InstantDramaJustAddTracheotomy
* InstantSedation
* IronicBirthday
* ItGetsEasier
* ItNeverGetsAnyEasier
* JustifiedCriminal
* KirkSummation
* KnightOfCerebus
* LastSecondChance
* LeaveYourQuestTest
* LibationForTheDead
* LifeWillKillYou
* LimitedAdvancementOpportunities
* LinkedListClueMethodology
* LiteralCliffhanger
* LonelyPianoPiece
* LovedINotHonorMore
* LyingInTheDirtTogether
* MacGyvering
* MagicalDefibrillator
* MamaDidntRaiseNoCriminal
* MaritalRapeLicense
* MasqueradeBall
* MeaningfulBackgroundEvent
* MeaningfulFuneral
* {{Melodrama}}
* MilkingTheGiantCow
* MoralDilemma
* MobWar
* MontageOut
* MustLetThemGetAway
* MysteriousParent
* NearRapeExperience
* NotableNonSequitur
* NotInMyBackyard
* OffTheTable
* OnlyLawFirmInTown
* OnlyTheLeadsGetAHappyEnding
* OperationGameOfDoom
* OrphanageOfFear
* OstentatiousSecret
* ParentalFavoritism
* PenultimateOutburst
* PhonyNewscast
* PickOnSomeoneYourOwnSize
* PinchMe
* PleaseIWillDoAnything
* PlethoraOfMistakes
* PoliceBrutality
* PoliticallyCorrectHistory
* PresentDayPresentTime
* PromotionToParent
* PsychicDreamsForEveryone
* PunchAWall
* PushoverParents
* RapeAsDrama
* RealTime
* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech
* RebuiltPedestal
* RememberedTooLate
* RewindReplayRepeat
* RooftopConfrontation
* RuleOfDrama
* RunawayTrain
* SarcasticClapping
* ShotToTheHeart
* ShowerOfAngst
* SmokingGunControl
* SoaplandChristmas
* SoapOperaDisease
* {{Soaperizing}}
* SoapOperaRapidAgingSyndrome
* TheStoolPigeon
* StrangerInAFamiliarLand
* StrikeMeDown
* SugaryMalice
* TakeBackYourGift
* TakeMyHand
* TalkingTheMonsterToDeath
* TearsOfFear
* TeenDrama
* TeensAreMonsters
* TeethClenchedTeamwork
* TelevisuallyTransmittedDisease
* TheseHandsHaveKilled
* ThingsGetReal
* ThirdActMisunderstanding
* ThisIsMySide
* TimmyInAWell
* ToiletSeatDivorce
* TooGoodForThisSinfulEarth
* TheTragicRose
* TraumaSwing
* TroubledFetalPosition
* UnableToCry
* UnconfessedUnemployment
* UnderestimatingBadassery
* WakingUpElsewhere
* WartsAndAll
* WeCanRuleTogether
* WeDoNotKnowEachOther
* WeUsedToBeFriends
* WhereDidWeGoWrong
* WhyDidYouMakeMeHitYou
* WitnessProtection
* TheWoobie
* WoundedGazelleGambit
** PoliceBrutalityGambit
* WoundedGazelleWarcry
* YouDidntAsk
* YourSecretsSafeWithMeSuperman
* YouShouldHaveDiedInstead
** MaternalDeathBlameTheChild
[[/index]]
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