Main School Yard Bully All Grown Up Discussion

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03:43:36 PM Jan 8th 2013
What if the example features a villain who wasn't in a school setting with the main characters, but was a bully when he or she was a kid nonetheless?
05:51:37 PM Mar 18th 2012
Does the bully has to be the villain? Can't the trope be changed to have a more general approach regarding encounters of one character with his former bully?.
07:23:39 PM Oct 24th 2011
I was taught in a school assembly that if bullies go unpunished by their graduation, they could think that they can do what they want, even to their children. Can that be a real life example?
01:51:57 PM Dec 28th 2011
Yeah, I think you could do that.
10:16:29 PM Jul 20th 2010
Some of the examples on this page are not examples of the trope where the bully grows up to be a monster. Some of them are examples of where the bullied grows up to be a monster. Should we separate this into a different trope?
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