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* [[spoiler: IDontWantToDie - Said verbatim by Kai.]]


* TogetherUmbrella - Kai and D.O walk back to D.O's apartment under the same umbrella.

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* TogetherUmbrella UmbrellaOfTogetherness - Kai and D.O walk back to D.O's apartment under the same umbrella.


* TheCameo - Quite a few. Sehun is Kai's editor, [[FirstLove Luhan]] is Kai's ex-boyfriend who is now dating Sehun, Kris is a model, Tao is a waiter in the bar where D.O sings, Xiumin sings with D.O, Baekhyun is D.O's [[DeadLittleSister dead best friend.]]

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* TheCameo - Quite a few. Sehun is Kai's editor, [[FirstLove Luhan]] is Kai's ex-boyfriend who is now dating Sehun, Kris is a model, Tao is a waiter in the bar where D.O sings, Xiumin sings with D.O, Baekhyun is D.O's [[DeadLittleSister dead best friend.]]


* WideEyedIdealist - D.O. As Kai says, " He was everything sad, but he was so happy chasing after impossible dreams...He was an amnesiac forced to abandon himself at the end of each day and who refused to comply. [[Determinator Someone who struggled against the overwhelming odds of loss,]] for a dead-end."

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* WideEyedIdealist - D.O. As Kai says, " He was everything sad, but he was so happy chasing after impossible dreams...He was an amnesiac forced to abandon himself at the end of each day and who refused to comply. [[Determinator [[{{Determinator}} Someone who struggled against the overwhelming odds of loss,]] for a dead-end."

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-> ''"Do you ever think that you canít remember because there is nothing to remember? If you do the exact same thing every single day of the week, every week of the month, all twelve months of the year, doesnít memory lose purpose? What do you think will happen if you begin breaking the routine?"''


* JerkWithAHeartOfGold - Kai. He is a [[Jerkass jerkass]] to D.O at first. But it's really all because he's jealous of [[WideEyedIdealist D.O's idealism]] and once he realises this, he is nicer.

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* JerkWithAHeartOfGold - Kai. He is a [[Jerkass [[JerkAss jerkass]] to D.O at first. But it's really all because he's jealous of [[WideEyedIdealist D.O's idealism]] and once he realises this, he is nicer.


Anterograde Tomorrow is an [[AlternateUniverseFic AU]] [[RealPersonFic RPF]] fanfiction in the [[KoreanPopMusic EXO]] fandom. The plot revolves around D.O, an anterograde amnesiac who falls in love with Kai, a dying writer who wants to write a book about him. [[TearJerkerThis is no comedy, though.]] The story is written using the members' real names rather than their stage names, but for the sake of clarity we'll use their stage names here. For reference: Jongin=Kai, Kyungsoo=D.O.

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Anterograde Tomorrow is an [[AlternateUniverseFic AU]] [[RealPersonFic RPF]] fanfiction in the [[KoreanPopMusic EXO]] fandom. The plot revolves around D.O, an anterograde amnesiac who falls in love with Kai, a dying writer who wants to write a book about him. [[TearJerkerThis [[TearJerker This is no comedy, though.]] The story is written using the members' real names rather than their stage names, but for the sake of clarity we'll use their stage names here. For reference: Jongin=Kai, Kyungsoo=D.O.


Anterograde Tomorrow is an [[AlternateUniverseFic AU]] [[RealPersonFic RPF]] fanfiction in the [[KoreanPopMusic EXO]] fandom. The plot revolves around D.O, an anterograde amnesiac who falls in love with Kai, a dying writer who wants to write a book about him. This is no comedy, though. The story is written using the members' real names rather than their stage names, but for the sake of clarity we'll use their stage names here. For reference: Jongin=Kai, Kyungsoo=D.O.

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Anterograde Tomorrow is an [[AlternateUniverseFic AU]] [[RealPersonFic RPF]] fanfiction in the [[KoreanPopMusic EXO]] fandom. The plot revolves around D.O, an anterograde amnesiac who falls in love with Kai, a dying writer who wants to write a book about him. This [[TearJerkerThis is no comedy, though. though.]] The story is written using the members' real names rather than their stage names, but for the sake of clarity we'll use their stage names here. For reference: Jongin=Kai, Kyungsoo=D.O.


* AlternateUniverseFic - D.O is a toy factory worker with anterograde amnesia and Kai is a dancer-turned-writer[[spoiler: with ideopathic pulmonary fibrosis.]]

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* AlternateUniverseFic - D.O is a toy factory worker with anterograde amnesia and Kai is a dancer-turned-writer[[spoiler: with ideopathic idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.fibrosis, a lung disease.]]



-->'''Kai:''' Iím going to be dead in three years, maybe two. Probably less. But you know, people wonít love me when Iím dead. Thatís a fact. People might pity me. Worship me. Say that I was a genius mind, revel in the great performance art that was my life. And what do I do with all that? Can I sell it? Can I have a future and a white-washed house and argue about what plants to put in the front yard with their fucking assembly-line pity?



* WideEyedIdealist - D.O. As Kai says, " He was everything sad, but he was so happy chasing after impossible dreams...He was an amnesiac forced to abandon himself at the end of each day and who refused to comply. [[Determinator Someone who struggled against the overwhelming odds of loss,]] for a dead-end."



* [[spoiler: YourDaysAreNumbered - Done twice. Kai has idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and knows he will die in less than two years. Then he gets pneumonia and the outlook is six months left.]]

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* [[spoiler: YourDaysAreNumbered - Done twice. Kai has idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and knows he will die in less than two years. Then he gets pneumonia and the outlook is six months left.]]


* TheCameo - Quite a few. Sehun is Kai's editor, [[FirstLove Luhan]] is Kai's ex-boyfriend who is now dating Sehun, Kris is a model, Tao is a waiter in the bar where D.O sings, Xiumin sings with D.O, Baekhyun is D.O's [[DeadLittleSister dead best friend.]]



* TheCynic - Kai (although falling in love considerably improves his outlook).



* SlashFic - Yeah. Kind of a given.
* TheCameo - Quite a few. Sehun is Kai's editor, [[FirstLove Luhan]] is Kai's ex-boyfriend who is now dating Sehun, Kris is a model, Tao is a waiter in the bar where D.O sings, Xiumin sings with D.O, Baekhyun is D.O's [[DeadLittleSister dead best friend.]]
* TheCynic - Kai (although falling in love considerably improves his outlook).

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* SlashFic - Yeah. Kind of a given.
* TheCameo - Quite a few. Sehun is Kai's editor, [[FirstLove Luhan]] is Kai's ex-boyfriend who is now dating Sehun, Kris is a model, Tao is a waiter in the bar where D.O sings, Xiumin sings
given. Complete with smut scenes.
* TogetherUmbrella - Kai and
D.O, Baekhyun is O walk back to D.O's [[DeadLittleSister dead best friend.]]
apartment under the same umbrella.
* TheCynic WatchingTheSunset - Invoked in a poignant conversation about remembering tomorrows rather than yesterdays.
-->'''Kai:''' I remember that the water is going to be ablaze with light. The sun will be setting, all violet and red into the clouds. But itíll be quiet, mostly just the sound of water and wind, and your voice.
* YouAreNotAlone - D.O to Kai.
Kai (although falling in love considerably improves his outlook).believes that when he dies, he will be forgotten. D.O tries to reassure him that he won't. Doesn't really work because of D.O's anterograde amnesia.
* YoungerThanTheyLook - Invoked with Kai. Granted, he's a smoker.
* [[spoiler: YourDaysAreNumbered - Done twice. Kai has idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and knows he will die in less than two years. Then he gets pneumonia and the outlook is six months left.]]


* AlternateUniverseFic - D.O is a toy factory worker with anterograde amnesia and Kai is a dancer-turned-writer with ideopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

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* AlternateUniverseFic - D.O is a toy factory worker with anterograde amnesia and Kai is a dancer-turned-writer dancer-turned-writer[[spoiler: with ideopathic pulmonary fibrosis.]]



* DarkAndTroubledPast - Let's see: D.O gained anterograde amnesia in a car crash that also killed his best friend. Kai was an aspiring dancer who was brutally crushed under the pressure, then discovered that he had an incurable lung disease.
* DownerEnding - Oh god. So much. Not only does Kai die, but D.O forgets everything the next day. And then Kai's editor, [[TheCameo Sehun]] shows up with the book Kai wrote about him...
* DiabolusExMachina - Kai gets pneumonia on top of his lung disease.

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* DarkAndTroubledPast - Let's see: D.O gained anterograde amnesia in a car crash crash[[spoiler: that also killed his best friend. friend]]. Kai was an aspiring dancer who was brutally crushed under the pressure, then discovered that [[spoiler: he had an incurable lung disease.
disease.]]
* DownerEnding - Oh god. So much. Not only does Kai die, [[spoiler:Kai die]], but D.O forgets everything the next day. And then Kai's editor, [[TheCameo Sehun]] shows up with the book Kai wrote about him...
* DiabolusExMachina - [[spoiler: Kai gets pneumonia on top of his lung disease. disease.]]



* FromBadToWorse - See YourDaysAreNumbered below.
* HopeSpot - D.O remembers Kai smoking on the balcony and there's a moment when he thinks that maybe he'll get his memory back and Kai might live. [[Neither happens]].

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* [[spoiler: FromBadToWorse - See YourDaysAreNumbered below.
below.]]
* HopeSpot - D.O remembers Kai smoking on the balcony and there's a moment when he thinks that maybe he'll get his memory back and [[spoiler: Kai might live. [[Neither happens]].Neither happens]].
* [[spoiler: IDontWantToDie - Said verbatim by Kai.]]
* IronicEcho - The sticky note saying, 'See you tomorrow, hyung! Don't forget!" Originally it's already sad, but after [[spoiler: Kai's death,]] it's so much worse.
* JerkWithAHeartOfGold - Kai. He is a [[Jerkass jerkass]] to D.O at first. But it's really all because he's jealous of [[WideEyedIdealist D.O's idealism]] and once he realises this, he is nicer.
* LaserGuidedAmnesia - TruthInTelevision. D.O has anterograde amnesia and his memory resets to the time of the accident which caused it at the beginning of each day.
* MoneyToThrowAway - Kai uses a fan to blow hundred-thousand won bills out of the window of his Seoul penthouse.
* MorningRoutine - D.O wakes up in his room. He has the feeling he's forgotten something. Then he reads all the sticky notes pasted around his room.
* [[spoiler: PlanningForTheFutureBeforeTheEnd - D.O and Kai talk about Christmas, their birthdays and making kimchi together while Kai is in hospital. Kai only makes it to their 'anniversary' (the day between their birthdays).]]
* PosthumousCharacter - Baekhyun, who was killed in the accident that gave D.O his anterograde amnesia.
* SecretlyDying - Zigzagged. Kai tells D.O during one of their first meetings but D.O forgets by virtue of his amnesia. It happens several more times until D.O finds out himself. And then forgets.
* ShipTease - Tao/Kris, Luhan/Sehun and Luhan/Kai are all mentioned.
* SlashFic - Yeah. Kind of a given.
* TheCameo - Quite a few. Sehun is Kai's editor, [[FirstLove Luhan]] is Kai's ex-boyfriend who is now dating Sehun, Kris is a model, Tao is a waiter in the bar where D.O sings, Xiumin sings with D.O, Baekhyun is D.O's [[DeadLittleSister dead best friend.]]
* TheCynic - Kai (although falling in love considerably improves his outlook).


Anterograde Tomorrow is an [[AlternateUniverseFic AU]] [[RealPersonFic RPF]] fanfiction in the [[KoreanPopMusic EXO]] fandom. The plot revolves around D.O, an anterograde amnesiac who falls in love with Kai, a dying writer. This is no comedy, though. The story is written using the members' real names rather than their stage names, but for the sake of clarity we'll use their stage names here. For reference: Jongin=Kai, Kyungsoo=D.O.

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Anterograde Tomorrow is an [[AlternateUniverseFic AU]] [[RealPersonFic RPF]] fanfiction in the [[KoreanPopMusic EXO]] fandom. The plot revolves around D.O, an anterograde amnesiac who falls in love with Kai, a dying writer.writer who wants to write a book about him. This is no comedy, though. The story is written using the members' real names rather than their stage names, but for the sake of clarity we'll use their stage names here. For reference: Jongin=Kai, Kyungsoo=D.O.



* DownerEnding - Oh god. So much. Not only does Kai die, but D.O forgets everything the next day. And then Kai's editor, [[TheCameo Sehun]] shows up with the book Kai wrote about him...



* DontYouDarePityMe - Kai returns a stuffed toy that D.O leaves for him on his doorstep with the note, ''"Pity's pretty fucking expensive for someone who can't care."''

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* DontYouDarePityMe - Kai returns a stuffed toy that D.O leaves for him on his doorstep with the note, ''"Pity's pretty fucking expensive for someone who can't care."''"''
* FirstLove - Luhan for Kai.
* FromBadToWorse - See YourDaysAreNumbered below.
* HopeSpot - D.O remembers Kai smoking on the balcony and there's a moment when he thinks that maybe he'll get his memory back and Kai might live. [[Neither happens]].


* CreatureOfHabit - D.O, by necessity. He wouldn't be able to remember any changes he makes to his routine, so he sticks to it.

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* CreatureOfHabit - D.O, by necessity. He wouldn't be able to remember any changes he makes to his routine, so he sticks to it.it.
* DarkAndTroubledPast - Let's see: D.O gained anterograde amnesia in a car crash that also killed his best friend. Kai was an aspiring dancer who was brutally crushed under the pressure, then discovered that he had an incurable lung disease.
* DiabolusExMachina - Kai gets pneumonia on top of his lung disease.
* DontYouDarePityMe - Kai returns a stuffed toy that D.O leaves for him on his doorstep with the note, ''"Pity's pretty fucking expensive for someone who can't care."''


Anterograde Tomorrow is a well-received [[AlternateUniverseFic AU]] [[RealPersonFic RPF]] fanfiction in the [[KoreanPopMusic EXO]] fandom. It is considered a fandom classic.

D.O has anterograde amnesia and he falls in love with Kai, who is a dying writer. The story is written using the members' real names rather than their stage names, but for the sake of clarity we'll use their stage names here. For reference: Jongin=Kai, Kyungsoo=D.O.

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Anterograde Tomorrow is a well-received an [[AlternateUniverseFic AU]] [[RealPersonFic RPF]] fanfiction in the [[KoreanPopMusic EXO]] fandom. It is considered a fandom classic.

The plot revolves around D.O has O, an anterograde amnesia and he amnesiac who falls in love with Kai, who is a dying writer.writer. This is no comedy, though. The story is written using the members' real names rather than their stage names, but for the sake of clarity we'll use their stage names here. For reference: Jongin=Kai, Kyungsoo=D.O.



!!Anterograde Tomorrow contains examples of:

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!!Anterograde Tomorrow contains examples of:of:
* AlternateUniverseFic - D.O is a toy factory worker with anterograde amnesia and Kai is a dancer-turned-writer with ideopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
* AmnesiacLover - Most of the plot revolves around this.
* ArcWords - "Hot. The weather. It's hot."
* BookEnds - "See you tomorrow, hyung! Don't forget!" Also the scene in the elevator after D.O returns from the bar.
* CreatureOfHabit - D.O, by necessity. He wouldn't be able to remember any changes he makes to his routine, so he sticks to it.


Anterograde Tomorrow is a well-received AU RPF fanfiction in the EXO fandom. It is considered a fandom classic.

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Anterograde Tomorrow is a well-received AU RPF [[AlternateUniverseFic AU]] [[RealPersonFic RPF]] fanfiction in the EXO [[KoreanPopMusic EXO]] fandom. It is considered a fandom classic.



The fic is by [[http://changvasion.livejournal.com changdictator]] and can be found [[http://changdictator.livejournal.com/3484.html here]]

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The fic is by [[http://changvasion.livejournal.com changdictator]] and can be found on Livejournal [[http://changdictator.livejournal.com/3484.html here]]here]]

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