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* FaceHeelTurn: In Pretties, once she turns against Tally, starts the Cutters, and is turned into a Special by Dr. Cable.

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* FaceHeelTurn: In Pretties, once she turns against Tally, starts Through no fault of her own, has thisin each book. [[spoiler: Starts out on the Cutters, and is turned good side, gets forcibly changed into a Special by Dr. Cable.Pretty, which leads to her cutting herself to regain her brainpower after learning Tally gave the cure to Zane instead of to her (''Pretties''). Then she gets changed into a Special, which puts her on the Face side, and then is forcibly given the cure in ''Specials'' before rescuing Tally in Diego.]]



* ChildhoodFriend: To Tally

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* ChildhoodFriend: To TallyTally, who knew him when they were kids before he had the operation to become a Pretty.



*ItsPronouncedTroPay: His name is pronounced closer to "Paris"



Dr. Cable is the head of SpecialCircumstances

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Dr. Cable is the head of SpecialCircumstances[[EvilInc Special Circumstances]]



* BadGuysDoTheDirtyWork:In Specials
* BigBad

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* BadGuysDoTheDirtyWork:In Specials
BadGuysDoTheDirtyWork: In ''Specials''
* BigBadBigBad: She's in charge of Special Circumstances, which is responsible for much of trouble in the series



* MagnificentBitch
* MorallyAmbiguousDoctorate

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* MagnificentBitch
* MorallyAmbiguousDoctorate
MorallyAmbiguousDoctorate: She's head of a company that specializes in plastic surgery to make everyone "pretty" for utopian means but her ethics aren't something you'd like to see.



* RapidAging: Once cured she shows her true age as a crumbly.

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* RapidAging: Once cured cured, she shows her true age as a crumbly.



* VillainousBreakdown: In Specials when Tally cures her.
* WellIntentionedExtremist: Tries to convince Tally her intentions are good in Pretties.

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* VillainousBreakdown: In Specials ''Specials'', when Tally cures her.
*VillainHasAPoint: In ''Pretties'', she tells tells Tally that [[spoiler:the reason why the Rusties died out was because they were wasting the resources they had and polluting the earth, though the fuel crisis was a part of it. The Smoke threatened to do that as well by building fires, cutting down trees for rabbit hutches, and other activities that could destroy the planet on a large scale.]] Tally thinks that [[spoiler: Dr. Cable is merely trying to test if she's gotten cured but later on takes these points to heart, and decides with David to monitor the world so that history doesn't repeat]].
* WellIntentionedExtremist: Tries She's this of the "Problem is the Consequences" variety, because [[spoiler: the brainwashing to keep people from becoming as destructive as the the Rusties were but it went wrong]]. She tries to convince Tally her intentions are good in Pretties.Pretties but the latter doesn't buy it.



* FieryRedhead

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* FieryRedheadFieryRedhead: He's described as redheaded and he has a boistrous personality to match.


* ActionSurvivor: In Uglies Part 1 and Part 2, particularly sneaking over to New Pretty Town to see Peris, traveling across the wild by herself and [[spoiler:managing to survive almost being killed by the Rangers' fire canon.]]
* AesopAmnesia: In Pretties and Specials, Tally has been [[spoiler: brainwashed and must relearn the lesson she learned in Uglies.]]
* [[spoiler: AnimatedTattoo: In Pretties, Tally gets one of these on her face. It spins to her heartbeat. She keeps it for the rest of the series and even gets more of them in Specials, that cover her face, arms, and hands. They look like black spirals.]]
* {{AntiHeroine}}: Tally becomes this in Pretties.

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* ActionSurvivor: In Uglies Part 1 and Part 2, particularly sneaking over to New Pretty Town to see Peris, traveling across the wild by herself and [[spoiler:managing managing to survive almost being killed by the Rangers' fire canon.]]
canon.
* AesopAmnesia: In Pretties and Specials, Tally has been [[spoiler: brainwashed and must relearn the lesson she learned in Uglies.]]
Uglies.
* [[spoiler: AnimatedTattoo: In Pretties, Tally gets one of these on her face. It spins to her heartbeat. She keeps it for the rest of the series and even gets more of them in Specials, that cover her face, arms, and hands. They look like black spirals.]]
spirals.
* {{AntiHeroine}}: {{AntiHero}}: Tally becomes this in Pretties.



* TheAtoner: She agrees to [[spoiler: turn Pretty so that she can test the cure in an attempt to atone for accidentally betraying the Smoke.]]

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* TheAtoner: She agrees to [[spoiler: turn Pretty so that she can test the cure in an attempt to atone for accidentally betraying the Smoke.]]



* [[spoiler: BecameTheirOwnAntithesis: One of the best examples in fiction, although some parts of her personality donít change such as being a TomboyWithAGirlyStreak, and MagneticHero. The rest of her personality is turned inside out as she starts the series as an OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent, PluckyGirl, UnwittingPawn, GirlNextDoor with BewareTheNiceOnes tendencies and by the end of the quartet she has become a combination of the ActionGirl, FamedInStory, JerkWithAHeartOfGold, ManipulativeBitch, GoodIsNotNice, and BrokenBird tropes. Even more fascinating is that she starts the series as an Anti-Villain and ends the series as an Anti-Hero.]]

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* [[spoiler: BecameTheirOwnAntithesis: One of the best examples in fiction, although some parts of her personality donít change such as being a TomboyWithAGirlyStreak, and MagneticHero. The rest of her personality is turned inside out as she starts the series as an OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent, PluckyGirl, UnwittingPawn, GirlNextDoor with BewareTheNiceOnes tendencies and by the end of the quartet she has become a combination of the ActionGirl, FamedInStory, JerkWithAHeartOfGold, ManipulativeBitch, GoodIsNotNice, and BrokenBird tropes. Even more fascinating is that she starts the series as an Anti-Villain and ends the series as an Anti-Hero.]]



* [[spoiler: BitchInSheepsClothing: How Shay sees Tally when the Smoke is destroyed in Shay's Story.]]

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* [[spoiler: BitchInSheepsClothing: How Shay sees Tally when the Smoke is destroyed in Shay's Story.]]



* TheChosenOne: Slowly becomes this. While she starts out as TheMole, David starts to like Tally and she is the only Smokey he trusts enough to tell the truth about what the operation does to your brain. Later in Pretties, it is revealed that she can [[spoiler: rewire her brain and is able to reverse the MindControl she's been put through by sheer willpower.]] Tally is the only one shown to do this and it leads to the [[spoiler: cure for the Pretty lesions. Finally she the only Special in the entire world not to be cured and so she still has her superpowers and vows to use them to save the world if it ever needs it.]]

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* TheChosenOne: Slowly becomes this. While she starts out as TheMole, David starts to like Tally and she is the only Smokey he trusts enough to tell the truth about what the operation does to your brain. Later in Pretties, it is revealed that she can [[spoiler: rewire her brain and is able to reverse the MindControl she's been put through by sheer willpower.]] willpower. Tally is the only one shown to do this and it leads to the [[spoiler: cure for the Pretty lesions. Finally she the only Special in the entire world not to be cured and so she still has her superpowers and vows to use them to save the world if it ever needs it.]]



* BettyAndVeronica/BettyAndVeronicaSwitch:[[spoiler: Tally implies that before the series began, she was the Betty Peris was the Archie and his crushes were Veronicas. However, Tally eventually got over Peris. In Uglies, Tally is a Betty who turns into a Veronica in the last third while David is the Archie and Shay is a Veronica who turns into a Betty in the last third. In the beginning of Pretties, Tally is the Veronica to Helenís Betty and to Zaneís Archie until Zane dumps Helen. For the rest of Pretties and most of Specials, Tally is an Archie choosing between Zane(Veronica) and David(Betty).]]

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* BettyAndVeronica/BettyAndVeronicaSwitch:[[spoiler: Tally BettyAndVeronica/BettyAndVeronicaSwitch:Tally implies that before the series began, she was the Betty Peris was the Archie and his crushes were Veronicas. However, Tally eventually got over Peris. In Uglies, Tally is a Betty who turns into a Veronica in the last third while David is the Archie and Shay is a Veronica who turns into a Betty in the last third. In the beginning of Pretties, Tally is the Veronica to Helenís Betty and to Zaneís Archie until Zane dumps Helen. For the rest of Pretties and most of Specials, Tally is an Archie choosing between Zane(Veronica) and David(Betty).]]



* DoggedNiceGirl: Tally implies this with Peris as a Littlie and an Ugly, when she says that he always liked ďother girls.Ē [[spoiler: This still seems to be the case when Tally visits him in New Pretty Town for the first time, however, soon after that Tally quickly moves on.]]

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* DoggedNiceGirl: Tally implies this with Peris as a Littlie and an Ugly, when she says that he always liked ďother girls.Ē [[spoiler: This still seems to be the case when Tally visits him in New Pretty Town for the first time, however, soon after that Tally quickly moves on.]]



* PluckyGirl: For most of the trilogy she is brave and optimistic,[[spoiler: until Zane's death in Specials, after which the optimism gets toned down as she becomes a Broken Bird.]]

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* PluckyGirl: For most of the trilogy she is brave and optimistic,[[spoiler: until Zane's death in Specials, Specials]], after which the optimism gets toned down as she becomes a Broken Bird.]]BrokenBird.



* RedOniBlueOni: She is the Blue to Shay's Red.[[spoiler:Until Part 3 of Specials from that point on Tally becomes the Red to Shay's Blue.]]

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* RedOniBlueOni: She is the Blue to Shay's Red.[[spoiler:Until Until Part 3 of Specials from that point on Tally becomes the Red to Shay's Blue.]]



* [[spoiler:SuperSoldier]]
* [[spoiler: ThatWomanIsDead: At least once per book. Shay has a tendency to do this as well.]]
* [[spoiler: TomboyWithAGirlyStreak: Part of Tally's real personality and has always been present, although the Tomboy aspects of her personality are played up when she is an Ugly and a Special while the Girly Girl aspects are played up when she is a Littlie and a Pretty, though every time she rewires her brain she becomes this.]]
* TookALevelInBadass: [[spoiler:Every book has Tally gain a few levels.]]

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* [[spoiler:SuperSoldier]]
SuperSoldier
* [[spoiler: ThatWomanIsDead: At least once per book. Shay has a tendency to do this as well.]]
well.
* [[spoiler: TomboyWithAGirlyStreak: Part of Tally's real personality and has always been present, although the Tomboy aspects of her personality are played up when she is an Ugly and a Special while the Girly Girl aspects are played up when she is a Littlie and a Pretty, though every time she rewires her brain she becomes this.]]
this.
* TookALevelInBadass: [[spoiler:Every Every book has Tally gain a few levels.]]



* [[spoiler:VillainProtagonist: In Specials.]]
* [[spoiler:WithGreatPowerComesGreatInsanity: As is the case with all of the Cutters.]]

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* [[spoiler:VillainProtagonist: VillainProtagonist: In Specials.]]
Specials.
* [[spoiler:WithGreatPowerComesGreatInsanity: WithGreatPowerComesGreatInsanity: As is the case with all of the Cutters.]]



* BettyAndVeronica/BettyAndVeronicaSwitch: [[spoiler: In Shayís Story, She goes from being an Archie in one love triangle having to choose between David(Veronica) and Zane(Betty)to being a Betty in another one with Zane(Archie) choosing Helen(Veronica) over her. Shay starts Uglies as a Veronica, but turns into a Betty in the last third. In Pretties, she gets to be the Archie again choosing between Zane(Betty) and Tachs(Veronica). ]]

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* BettyAndVeronica/BettyAndVeronicaSwitch: [[spoiler: In Shayís Story, She goes from being an Archie in one love triangle having to choose between David(Veronica) and Zane(Betty)to being a Betty in another one with Zane(Archie) choosing Helen(Veronica) over her. Shay starts Uglies as a Veronica, but turns into a Betty in the last third. In Pretties, she gets to be the Archie again choosing between Zane(Betty) and Tachs(Veronica). ]]



* [[spoiler:FaceHeelTurn: In Pretties, once she turns against Tally, starts the Cutters, and is turned into a Special by Dr. Cable.]]
* [[spoiler:HeelFaceTurn: When she is cured of her specialness by Fausto.]]

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* [[spoiler:FaceHeelTurn: FaceHeelTurn: In Pretties, once she turns against Tally, starts the Cutters, and is turned into a Special by Dr. Cable.]]
Cable.
* [[spoiler:HeelFaceTurn: HeelFaceTurn: When she is cured of her specialness by Fausto.]]



* [[spoiler:RichBitch: Shay gives off this vibe in Uglies after she has been turned Pretty and is rescued by Tally.]]
* TheRival:

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* [[spoiler:RichBitch: RichBitch: Shay gives off this vibe in Uglies after she has been turned Pretty and is rescued by Tally.]]
Tally.
* TheRival:TheRival



* [[spoiler: ThatWomanIsDead: Just like Tally.]]

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* [[spoiler: ThatWomanIsDead: Just like Tally.]]



* [[spoiler:SuperSoldier: In Specials.]]
* [[spoiler:NiceJobBreakingItHero: Once she is no longer Special, Shay apologizes to Tally, admitting that forcing Tally to become Special was a bad idea.]]

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* [[spoiler:SuperSoldier: SuperSoldier: In Specials.]]
Specials.
* [[spoiler:NiceJobBreakingItHero: NiceJobBreakingItHero: Once she is no longer Special, Shay apologizes to Tally, admitting that forcing Tally to become Special was a bad idea.]]



* [[spoiler: ADayInTheLimelight: She narrates a few chapters in Shay's Story and Cutters.]]

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* [[spoiler: ADayInTheLimelight: She narrates a few chapters in Shay's Story and Cutters.]]



* [[spoiler: RapidAging: Once cured she shows her true age as a crumbly.]]

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* [[spoiler: RapidAging: Once cured she shows her true age as a crumbly.]]



* VillainousBreakdown:[[spoiler: in Specials when Tally cures her.]]
* WellIntentionedExtremist: Tries to convince Tally of this in Pretties but it's a lie.

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* VillainousBreakdown:[[spoiler: in VillainousBreakdown: In Specials when Tally cures her.]]
her.
* WellIntentionedExtremist: Tries to convince Tally of this her intentions are good in Pretties but it's a lie.Pretties.



* BettyAndVeronica: [[spoiler: Is the Betty in Shayís Story with Shay as Archie and David as Veronica. Then he becomes the Archie when he turns Pretty and when Shay visits him in New Pretty he has to choose between Ugly Shay, the Betty, and New Pretty Helen, the Veronica. Then in the beginning of Pretties/Cutters when he meets Tally for the first time, he is still the Archie but he must choose between Helen(Betty) and Tally(Veronica). After this, he becomes the Veronica for the rest of Pretties and Specials while David is the Betty and Tally is the Archie.]]

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* BettyAndVeronica: [[spoiler: Is the Betty in Shayís Story with Shay as Archie and David as Veronica. Then he becomes the Archie when he turns Pretty and when Shay visits him in New Pretty he has to choose between Ugly Shay, the Betty, and New Pretty Helen, the Veronica. Then in the beginning of Pretties/Cutters when he meets Tally for the first time, he is still the Archie but he must choose between Helen(Betty) and Tally(Veronica). After this, he becomes the Veronica for the rest of Pretties and Specials while David is the Betty and Tally is the Archie.]]



* [[spoiler: HandicappedBadass: In Specials.]]

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* [[spoiler: HandicappedBadass: In Specials.]]



* WildHair: In Pretties, [[spoiler:he tells Shay that his Ugly nickname was Cowlick.]]

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* WildHair: In Pretties, [[spoiler:he he tells Shay that his Ugly nickname was Cowlick.]]



* BlitheSpirit: [[spoiler: He's an Ugly from another city who introduces the Crims to David in Shay's Story.]]

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* BlitheSpirit: [[spoiler: He's an Ugly from another city who introduces the Crims to David in Shay's Story.]]



* BettyAndVeronica:[[spoiler: Is the Veronica when up against Shay and the Betty when up against Tally in Zaneís love triangles.]]

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* BettyAndVeronica:[[spoiler: BettyAndVeronica: Is the Veronica when up against Shay and the Betty when up against Tally in Zaneís love triangles.]]]l



* [[spoiler:SatelliteLoveInterest: To Zane in Cutters, when Shay visits and sees that Helen and Zane are in a pleasure garden. In Pretties, it's mentioned that they broke up.]]

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* [[spoiler:SatelliteLoveInterest: SatelliteLoveInterest: To Zane in Cutters, when Shay visits and sees that Helen and Zane are in a pleasure garden. In Pretties, it's mentioned that they broke up.]]


* {{Antiheroine}}: Tally becomes this in Pretties.

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* {{Antiheroine}}: {{AntiHeroine}}: Tally becomes this in Pretties.


* [[spoiler: AesopAmnesia: In Pretties and Specials, Tally has been brainwashed and must relearn the lesson she learned in Uglies.]]

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* [[spoiler: AesopAmnesia: In Pretties and Specials, Tally has been [[spoiler: brainwashed and must relearn the lesson she learned in Uglies.]]



* [[spoiler: Antiheroine: Tally becomes this in Pretties.]]
* [[spoiler: Anti-Villain: In Uglies, when she is TheMole until she destroys the locket and in Specials until she is able rewire her mind.]]
* [[spoiler: TheAtoner: She agrees to turn Pretty so that she can test the cure in an attempt to atone for accidentally betraying the Smoke.]]
* AudienceSurrogate: This is a big part of Tally's character in the first half of Uglies, as we learn about this future world. [[spoiler: But as the book goes on she begins to grow out of this.]]

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* [[spoiler: Antiheroine: {{Antiheroine}}: Tally becomes this in Pretties.Pretties.
* {{AntiVillain}}: In Uglies, when she is TheMole until she destroys the locket and in Specials until she is able rewire her mind.
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* [[spoiler: Anti-Villain: In Uglies, when she is TheMole until she destroys the locket and in Specials until she is able rewire her mind.]]
* [[spoiler:
TheAtoner: She agrees to [[spoiler: turn Pretty so that she can test the cure in an attempt to atone for accidentally betraying the Smoke.]]
* AudienceSurrogate: This is a big part of Tally's character in the first half of Uglies, as we learn about this future world. [[spoiler: But as the book goes on she begins to grow out of this.]]



* Blithe Spirit: Tally is this when she goes to the Smoke, [[spoiler: New Pretty Town, Andrew's Village, Special Circumstances, and Diego.]]

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* Blithe Spirit: Tally is this when she goes to the Smoke, [[spoiler: New Pretty Town, Andrew's Village, Special Circumstances, and Diego.]]



* [[spoiler: BrokenBird: After Zane dies in Specials.]]
* [[spoiler:TheChosenOne: Slowly becomes this. While she starts out as TheMole, David starts to like Tally and she is the only Smokey he trusts enough to tell the truth about what the operation does to your brain. Later in Pretties, it is revealed that she can rewire her brain and is able to reverse the MindControl she's been put through by sheer willpower. Tally is the only one shown to do this and it leads to the cure for the Pretty lesions. Finally she the only Special in the entire world not to be cured and so she still has her superpowers and vows to use them to save the world if it ever needs it.]]
* BeautifulAllAlong: In ''Uglies'' [[spoiler:when David calls her beautiful even though Tally has trouble believing him at first when he kisses her to prove it,Tally falls in love with him.]]
* BadassAdorable: Tally is really cute. Even though she thinks she is ugly. The graphic novel Shay's Story shows us this.

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* [[spoiler: BrokenBird: After Zane [[spoiler: Zane]] dies in Specials.]]
Specials.
* [[spoiler:TheChosenOne: TheChosenOne: Slowly becomes this. While she starts out as TheMole, David starts to like Tally and she is the only Smokey he trusts enough to tell the truth about what the operation does to your brain. Later in Pretties, it is revealed that she can [[spoiler: rewire her brain and is able to reverse the MindControl she's been put through by sheer willpower. willpower.]] Tally is the only one shown to do this and it leads to the [[spoiler: cure for the Pretty lesions. Finally she the only Special in the entire world not to be cured and so she still has her superpowers and vows to use them to save the world if it ever needs it.]]
* BeautifulAllAlong: In ''Uglies'' [[spoiler:when when David calls her beautiful even though Tally has trouble believing him at first when he kisses her to prove it,Tally falls in love with him.]]
* BadassAdorable: Tally is really cute. Even though she thinks she is ugly. The graphic novel Shay's Story shows us this.



* [[spoiler:JerkWithAHeartOfGold: In Extras.]]
* [[spoiler:Her Heart Will Go On: It's implied in Extras, with David.]]

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* [[spoiler:JerkWithAHeartOfGold: JerkWithAHeartOfGold: In Extras.]]
Extras.
* [[spoiler:Her Her Heart Will Go On: It's implied in Extras, with David.]]



* [[spoiler: IJustWantToBeFree: In Part 2 of Pretties, Tally and Zane are on a mission to escape New Pretty Town and find the Smoke and tell them that the cure was a success.]]

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* [[spoiler: IJustWantToBeFree: In Part 2 of Pretties, Tally and Zane are on a mission to escape New Pretty Town and find the Smoke and tell them that the cure was a success.]]



* [[spoiler:IJustWantToBeSpecial: Ironically, despite resisting it she comes like being a Special and doesn't want to give it up.]]
* IJustWantToHaveFriends: When Uglies begins, Tally is sad because her best friend Peris has turned Pretty. [[spoiler: She grows out of this in Pretties. She becomes popular from then on and as such becomes far less lonely.]]

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* [[spoiler:IJustWantToBeSpecial: IJustWantToBeSpecial: Ironically, despite resisting it she comes like being a Special and doesn't want to give it up.]]
up.
* IJustWantToHaveFriends: When Uglies begins, Tally is sad because her best friend Peris has turned Pretty. [[spoiler: She grows out of this in Pretties. She becomes popular from then on and as such becomes far less lonely.]]



* NaiveNewcomer: Remembers how she was this when she first came to Uglyville, it happens when she joins the Smoke,[[spoiler: when she lives in New Pretty Town, when she joins the Crims, when she comes to Andrew Simpson Smith's village, when she joins Special Circumstances, and when she goes to Diego and Yokohama.]]
* Nice Job Breaking it, Hero:

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* NaiveNewcomer: Remembers how she was this when she first came to Uglyville, it happens when she joins the Smoke,[[spoiler: when Smoke,when she lives in New Pretty Town, when she joins the Crims, when she comes to Andrew Simpson Smith's village, when she joins Special Circumstances, and when she goes to Diego and Yokohama.]]
* Nice Job Breaking it, Hero:



* [[spoiler:BitchInSheepsClothing: In Uglies]]

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* [[spoiler:BitchInSheepsClothing: BitchInSheepsClothing: In Uglies]]Uglies



* [[spoiler:BrainlessBeauty:In Part 3 of Uglies.]]
* [[spoiler:BreakTheHaughty:Shay's Story reveals this happened to Shay in Uglies, David, Croy, and many others were suspicious of Tally and upset that Shay disobeyed the rules and gave an outsider a map to the Smoke but Shay didn't listen to their concerns and kept trying to get David to accept Tally, but this unbeknownst to Shay led him to fall in love with Tally. Later, when the Specials come Dr. Cable mocks Shay by saying that if she never gave Tally the map none of this would have happened.]]

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* [[spoiler:BrainlessBeauty:In BrainlessBeauty:In Part 3 of Uglies.]]
Uglies.
* [[spoiler:BreakTheHaughty:Shay's BreakTheHaughty: Shay's Story reveals this happened to Shay in Uglies, David, Croy, and many others were suspicious of Tally and upset that Shay disobeyed the rules and gave an outsider a map to the Smoke but Shay didn't listen to their concerns and kept trying to get David to accept Tally, but this unbeknownst to Shay led him to fall in love with Tally. Later, when the Specials come Dr. Cable mocks Shay by saying that if she never gave Tally the map none of this would have happened.]]



* Deuteragonist: Scott Westerfeld thinks of Shay as Tally's Sidekick. Shay is One of the few characters who appears in all four books and isn't Out Of Focus for any of them.

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* Deuteragonist: {{Deuteragonist}}: Scott Westerfeld thinks of Shay as Tally's Sidekick. Shay is One of the few characters who appears in all four books and isn't Out Of Focus OutOfFocus for any of them.



* [[spoiler:BroughtDownToNormal: Eventually]]

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* [[spoiler:BroughtDownToNormal: Eventually]]BroughtDownToNormal: Eventually



* NotSoDifferent: [[spoiler:With Tally. Tally becomes increasing manipulative throughout the books and while she's not at Dr. Cable's level she is the only character tricky enough to defeat Dr. Cable. Also Dr. Cable used her Special Army to control everything. Now that Tally is the last Special in the world she could become as corrupt as Dr. Cable is she's not careful.]]

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* NotSoDifferent: [[spoiler:With With Tally. Tally becomes increasing manipulative throughout the books and while she's not at Dr. Cable's level she is the only character tricky enough to defeat Dr. Cable. Also Dr. Cable used her Special Army to control everything. Now that Tally is the last Special in the world she could become as corrupt as Dr. Cable is she's not careful.]]



* [[spoiler: ReptilesAreAbhorrent: She appears as a dragon in Tally's dream in Pretties.]]

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* [[spoiler: ReptilesAreAbhorrent: She appears as a dragon in Tally's dream in Pretties.]]



* [[spoiler: WellIntentionedExtremist: Tries to convince Tally of this in Pretties but it's a lie.]]

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* [[spoiler: WellIntentionedExtremist: Tries to convince Tally of this in Pretties but it's a lie.]]


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Otherwise called "Squint", Tally is the main protagonist, who decides to break away from the rules and her assignment
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* [[spoiler:BeautifulAllAlong:In Uglies when David calls her beautiful even though Tally has trouble believing him at first when he kisses her to prove it,Tally falls in love with him.]]

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* [[spoiler:BeautifulAllAlong:In Uglies when BeautifulAllAlong: In ''Uglies'' [[spoiler:when David calls her beautiful even though Tally has trouble believing him at first when he kisses her to prove it,Tally falls in love with him.]]



* IJustWantToHaveFriends: When Uglies begins Tally is sad because her best friend Peris has turned Pretty. [[spoiler: She grows out of this in Pretties. She becomes popular from then on and as such becomes far less lonely.]]

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* IJustWantToHaveFriends: When Uglies begins begins, Tally is sad because her best friend Peris has turned Pretty. [[spoiler: She grows out of this in Pretties. She becomes popular from then on and as such becomes far less lonely.]]



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Nicknamed "Skinny", Shay is Tally's new friend when she first moves to Uglyville
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A friend of Tally who once went by "Nose"
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Dr. Cable is the head of SpecialCircumstances
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* [[spoiler:NotSoDifferent; With NotSoDifferent: [[spoiler:With Tally. Tally becomes increasing manipulative throughout the books and while she's not at Dr. Cable's level she is the only character tricky enough to defeat Dr. Cable. Also Dr. Cable used her Special Army to control everything. Now that Tally is the last Special in the world she could become as corrupt as Dr. Cable is she's not careful.]]



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Son of the Smoke's founder, David is another outsider
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He's the leader of the Crim clique. He would have became a Smokey if he didn't back out last minute.
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Fausto was another Crim who became a Smoke. He gets kidnapped once he was found out to be a Special
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Croy is Zane's friend who moved out to be a Smoke. He didn't trust Tally at first
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* YouthfulFrecklesYouthfulFreckles: He has these around his nose.
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* [[spoiler: WildHair: In Pretties, he tells Shay that his ugly nickname was Cowlick.]]

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* [[spoiler: BlitheSpirit: He's an Ugly from another city who introduces the Crims to David in Shay's Story.]]

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* [[spoiler: BlitheSpirit: [[spoiler: He's an Ugly from another city who introduces the Crims to David in Shay's Story.]]]]
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She's the protagonist of ''Extras''
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* BeCarefulWhatYouWishFor: She learns that game isnít all itís cracked up to be.

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* BeCarefulWhatYouWishFor: CarefulWhatYouWishFor: She learns that game isnít all itís cracked up to be.



*CompanionCube: Her hovercam, Moggle, who gives Aya someone to talk to.



* MeaningfulName: Last name is Fuse and the story she kicks proves to be very explosive.

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* MeaningfulName: Last name is Fuse "Fuse" (but it's pronounced "FOO-zay") and the story she kicks proves to be very explosive.



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Aya's hovercam
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Aya's older brother
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* BadassDamsel: In her dream, Princess Tally decides to quit waiting for a prince to rescue her and breaks herself out of her tower prison.
* BadassPrincess: In Pretties, Tally sees herself as one in her dreams, when she has to break herself out of the tower holding her prisoner.


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* DamselOutOfDistress: In her dream, Princess Tally decides to quit waiting for a prince to rescue her and breaks herself out of her tower prison.


* [[spoiler: Anti-Villain: In Uglies, when she is TheMole until she destroys the locket and in Specials until she is able rewire her mind.]]



* [[spoiler: BecameTheirOwnAntithesis: One Of the best examples in fiction, although some parts of her personality donít change such as being a TomboyWithAGirlyStreak, and MagneticHero. The rest of her personality is turned inside out as she starts the series as an OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent, PluckyGirl, UnwittingPawn, GirlNextDoor with BewareTheNiceOnes tendencies and by the end of the quartet she has become a combination of the ActionGirl, FamedInStory, JerkWithAHeartOfGold, ManipulativeBitch, GoodIsNotNice, and BrokenBird tropes.]]

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* [[spoiler: BecameTheirOwnAntithesis: One Of of the best examples in fiction, although some parts of her personality donít change such as being a TomboyWithAGirlyStreak, and MagneticHero. The rest of her personality is turned inside out as she starts the series as an OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent, PluckyGirl, UnwittingPawn, GirlNextDoor with BewareTheNiceOnes tendencies and by the end of the quartet she has become a combination of the ActionGirl, FamedInStory, JerkWithAHeartOfGold, ManipulativeBitch, GoodIsNotNice, and BrokenBird tropes. Even more fascinating is that she starts the series as an Anti-Villain and ends the series as an Anti-Hero.]]


* [[spoiler: BecameTheirOwnAntithesis: One Of the best examples in fiction, although some parts of her personality donít change such as being a TomboyWithAGirlyStreak, and MagneticHero. The rest of her personality is turned inside out as she starts the series as an OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent, PluckyGirl, UnwittingPawn, with BewareTheNiceOnes tendencies and by the end of the quartet she has become a combination of the ActionGirl, FamedInStory, JerkWithAHeartOfGold, ManipulativeBitch, and BrokenBird tropes.]]

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* [[spoiler: BecameTheirOwnAntithesis: One Of the best examples in fiction, although some parts of her personality donít change such as being a TomboyWithAGirlyStreak, and MagneticHero. The rest of her personality is turned inside out as she starts the series as an OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent, PluckyGirl, UnwittingPawn, GirlNextDoor with BewareTheNiceOnes tendencies and by the end of the quartet she has become a combination of the ActionGirl, FamedInStory, JerkWithAHeartOfGold, ManipulativeBitch, GoodIsNotNice, and BrokenBird tropes.]]


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* CorruptTheCutie: Mostly in Specials.


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* GoodIsNotNice: In Specials and onward.


* [[spoiler: BecameTheirOwnAntithesis: One Of the best examples in fiction, although some parts of her personality donít change such as being a TomboyWithAGirlyStreak, and MagneticHero. The rest of personality is turned inside out as she starts the series as a PluckyGirl,UnwittingPawn, with BewarwTheNiceOnes tendencies and ends it being a JerkWithAHeartOfGold, a ManipulativeBitch, and a BrokenBird.]]

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* [[spoiler: BecameTheirOwnAntithesis: One Of the best examples in fiction, although some parts of her personality donít change such as being a TomboyWithAGirlyStreak, and MagneticHero. The rest of her personality is turned inside out as she starts the series as a PluckyGirl,UnwittingPawn, an OrdinaryHighSchoolStudent, PluckyGirl, UnwittingPawn, with BewarwTheNiceOnes BewareTheNiceOnes tendencies and ends it being by the end of the quartet she has become a combination of the ActionGirl, FamedInStory, JerkWithAHeartOfGold, a ManipulativeBitch, and a BrokenBird.BrokenBird tropes.]]

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* [[spoiler: BecameTheirOwnAntithesis: One Of the best examples in fiction, although some parts of her personality donít change such as being a TomboyWithAGirlyStreak, and MagneticHero. The rest of personality is turned inside out as she starts the series as a PluckyGirl,UnwittingPawn, with BewarwTheNiceOnes tendencies and ends it being a JerkWithAHeartOfGold, a ManipulativeBitch, and a BrokenBird.]]


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* BewareTheNiceOnes: A huge part of Tallyís character in the first two books, in the third and fourth she becomes more of a JerkWithAHeartOfGold.


* AGirlAndHerX: A girl and her floating webcam.


* IJustWantToHaveFriends: When Uglies begins Tally is sad because her best friend Peris has turned Pretty

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* IJustWantToHaveFriends: When Uglies begins Tally is sad because her best friend Peris has turned Pretty Pretty. [[spoiler: She grows out of this in Pretties. She becomes popular from then on and as such becomes far less lonely.]]



* MagneticHero: Very much so despite all of her flaws. This is something that she has in common with Shay.

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* MagneticHero: Very much so despite all of her flaws. This is something that she has in common with Shay.Shay and is part of Tallyís personality that she has had since the beginning and maintains despite multiple surgeries.



* ManicPixieDreamGirl: This is a big part of Tallyís personality in the first two books. She is a ManicPixieDreamGirl to both David and Zane before the LoveTriangle sets in.



* TheTrickster: She is a tricky ugly.

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* TheTrickster: She is a tricky ugly.ugly, pretty, and special. She mentioned pulling tricks as a littlie in Pretties, which makes this one of the few parts of Tallyís personality not to change with the surgeries.



* SpannerInTheWorks:

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* SpannerInTheWorks: Tally winds up foiling Dr. Cableís plan for world domination.



* MagneticHero

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* MagneticHeroMagneticHero: Another similarity to Tally.
* ManicPixieDreamGirl: Like Tally, while itís a little less clear if this applies to David since they wind up breaking up, itís played straight with Tachs when she saves his life in Shayís Story.


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* RescueRomance: With Tachs. Shay rescues him in Shayís Story and they date in Cutters.

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* MeaningfulName: Her last name is love and according to Aya, everyone loves her.


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!Rafi* AbusiveParents
* ArchnemesisDad: How she sees him.
* ActionGirl
* FishOutOfWater: In Victoria
* MissingMom
* MoralityPet: Rafi
* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Her and Rafi
* TrueCompanions: Her and Rafi
!Rafi
* AbusiveParents: Her dad emotionally abuses her.
* MissingMom
* TomboyAndGirlyGirl: Frey and Her
* TrueCompanions: Her and Frey

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