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* YoungFutureFamousPeople: InUniverse, [[spoiler: Bedros grows up to be the liberator of wolves.]]
* YourCheatingHeart: Wolf ''thinks'' he cheated on Virginia by sleeping with Gigi, but it turned out [[spoiler: that's literally all they did, no sex involved, so it's subverted.]]

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* YoungFutureFamousPeople: InUniverse, [[spoiler: Bedros grows up to be the liberator of wolves.]]
* YourCheatingHeart: Wolf ''thinks'' he cheated on Virginia by sleeping with Gigi, but it turned out [[spoiler: that's literally all they did, no sex involved, so it's subverted.
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'''''Reality''''' is a fanfic for ''Series/TheTenthKingdom'' by Shay Sheridan and can be found
[[http://www.angelfire.com/tv2/kingdomspress/b/novels/reality/index.html here]].

Part {{Continuation}}, part romance, part ForWantOfANail, and part AU. The basic premise: after returning to New York, Virginia wakes up in a hospital, apparently realizing that everything she went through in the Nine Kingdoms may not have happened at all... until she meets a familiar stockbroker named Michael (Mike) Wolf. As Virginia gets tangled with the Wolf family, the {{Canon}} Wolf finds himself back at the very beginning (since the show's canon events never took place) and embarking on a convoluted journey, as prompted by Snow White, and meeting the uncannily familiar Lady Virginia/Gigi.

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'''''Reality''''' is a fanfic for ''Series/TheTenthKingdom'' by Shay Sheridan and can be found
found [[http://www.angelfire.com/tv2/kingdomspress/b/novels/reality/index.html here]].

Part {{Continuation}}, part romance, part ForWantOfANail, and part AU. The basic premise: premise; after returning to New York, Virginia wakes up in a hospital, apparently realizing that everything she went through in the Nine Kingdoms may not have happened at all... until she meets a familiar stockbroker named Michael (Mike) Wolf. As Virginia gets tangled with the Wolf family, the {{Canon}} Wolf finds himself back at the very beginning (since the show's canon events never took place) and embarking on a convoluted journey, as prompted by Snow White, and meeting the uncannily familiar Lady Virginia/Gigi.



* BadassGrandpa: William.


'''''Reality''''' is a fanfic for TheTenthKingdom by Shay Sheridan and can be found

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'''''Reality''''' is a fanfic for TheTenthKingdom ''Series/TheTenthKingdom'' by Shay Sheridan and can be found



* YourCheatingHeart: Wolf ''thinks'' he cheated on Virginia by sleeping with Gigi, but it turned out [[spoiler: that's literally all they did, no sex involved, so it's subverted.]]

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* YourCheatingHeart: Wolf ''thinks'' he cheated on Virginia by sleeping with Gigi, but it turned out [[spoiler: that's literally all they did, no sex involved, so it's subverted.]]


* ChildHoodMarriagePromise: Anthony ''thinks'' Wendell wants this with Gigi.

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* ChildHoodMarriagePromise: Anthony ''thinks'' Wendell wants this with Gigi.Gigi, thanks to the Evil Queen manipulating him into pursuing her as a distraction from her poisoning plan.

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* TheStationsOfTheCanon: See InSpiteOfANail above--even with the divergent realities and timelines, Wolf still goes through the same places and experiences much of the same events as happened in the miniseries, although usually with a twist either minor or major. Justified by him being told to do this by [[SpiritAdvisor Snow White]] as the only way to get him back to Virginia (only if the overall course of events remained the same would he be able to get to the mirror back to the Tenth Kingdom), and because only by following the original story as closely as possible could he be in a position to [[spoiler:save Bedros and Christine]].


* EvilPlan: [[spoiler: Hunter's plan. He tinkered with Thomas' car so it would drive straight into a wall, killing William's heir. Then he had Lisette institutionalized and made insane. All so William would have no successor, leaving only Michael to kill.]]



* XanatosGambit: [[spoiler: Hunter's plan. He tinkered with Thomas' car so it would drive straight into a wall, killing William's heir. Then he had Lisette institutionalized and made insane. All so William would have no successor, leaving only Michael to kill.]]


Quite a riveting story, really. Though, YourMileageMayVary, of course.

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Quite a riveting story, really. Though, YourMileageMayVary, of course.


* SilverBullet: Presumably from [[spoiler: Hunter's]] silver gun.
* SlapSlapKiss: The nature of Gigi's relationship to Wolf comes off as this. It literally did go from slap to kiss in one part.



* SilverBullet: Presumably from [[spoiler: Hunter's]] silver gun.
* SlapSlapKiss: The nature of Gigi's relationship to Wolf comes off as this. It literally did go from slap to kiss in one part.

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* SilverBullet: Presumably from UnexplainedRecovery: [[spoiler: Hunter's]] silver gun.
* SlapSlapKiss: The nature
Wolf]] because traveling to a different reality ''does'' affect your state of Gigi's relationship to Wolf comes off as this. It literally did go from slap to kiss in one part.health.


* IGotBetter: [[spoiler: Wolf]] because traveling to a different reality ''does'' affect your state of health.


* InSpiteOfANail: Despite the changes made in Nine Kingdoms history by [[spoiler:Bejann and Frida going through the mirror]], the overall events of the movie's quest remain the same, or at least start out that way--the body-switch for Wendell, the Queen freeing Wolf, the mirror getting broken, the shoes being stolen, the Huntsman trying to kill the gypsies (albeit [[spoiler:while looking for Gigi to bring her back to her father]]), Sally coming on to Wolf, things going wrong in Kissing Town, the visit to the Swamp Witch's cottage, and so on, although the timing or other details are often quite different. And while there is a Briar Rose III instead of Red Riding Hood, the political scene for the Kingdoms seems otherwise identical. Some of this is [[JustifiedTrope justified]] by the Swamp Witch and her mirrors on the one hand and by Snow White literally telling Wolf to retrace his steps from the first journey in order to save the day. But the rest can be chalked up to TheoryOfNarrativeCausality.

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* InSpiteOfANail: Despite the changes made in Nine Kingdoms history by [[spoiler:Bejann and Frida going through the mirror]], the overall events of the movie's quest remain the same, or at least start out that way--the body-switch for Wendell, the Queen freeing Wolf, the mirror getting broken, the shoes being stolen, the Huntsman trying to kill the gypsies (albeit [[spoiler:while looking for Gigi to bring her back to her father]]), Sally coming on to Wolf, things going wrong in Kissing Town, the visit to the Swamp Witch's cottage, and so on, although the timing or other details are often quite different. And while there is a Briar Rose III instead of Red Riding Hood, the political scene for the Kingdoms seems otherwise identical. Some of this is [[JustifiedTrope justified]] by the Swamp Witch and changing only small things with her mirrors (and having the Evil Queen follow the same plan again) on the one hand hand, and by Snow White literally telling Wolf to retrace his steps from the first journey in order to save the day. But the rest can be chalked up to TheoryOfNarrativeCausality.


* {{Gaslighting}}: Inversion of a sort. William conspires to keep Michael from knowing he or anyone in the family is a wolf, to the extent of sending him to a psychiatrist ([[The LawOfConservationOfDetail the same one Wolf saw in the miniseries]]) for his "moon madness", giving him [[KryptoniteFactor wolfsbane]] to control his cycle, and lying to him about the nature of his arguments with Thomas. Helped along by [[IHateYouVampireDad Thomas]] [[spoiler:having cut off Michael's tail at birth]]. The inversion? Not only are the mental problems just a byproduct rather than the goal, William is doing all this to ''protect'' Michael, since he thinks [[InsaneTrollLogic Michael would rather believe himself unbalanced or insane than a fantasy creature out of mythology]].

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* {{Gaslighting}}: Inversion of a sort. William conspires to keep Michael from knowing he or anyone in the family is a wolf, to the extent of sending him to a psychiatrist ([[The LawOfConservationOfDetail ([[LawOfConservationOfDetail the same one Wolf saw in the miniseries]]) for his "moon madness", giving him [[KryptoniteFactor wolfsbane]] to control his cycle, and lying to him about the nature of his arguments with Thomas. Helped along by [[IHateYouVampireDad Thomas]] [[spoiler:having cut off Michael's tail at birth]]. The inversion? Not only are the mental problems just a byproduct rather than the goal, William is doing all this to ''protect'' Michael, since he thinks [[InsaneTrollLogic Michael would rather believe himself unbalanced or insane than a fantasy creature out of mythology]].


* AlternateSelf: Mike, Gigi, the Burly trolls, Regina, Hunter, non-criminal!Acorn, Viscount Anthony, etc.

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* AlternateSelf: Mike, Gigi, the Burly trolls, Regina, Hunter, non-criminal!Acorn, Viscount Anthony, etc. [[spoiler:(Also, at least according to Wolf at the end, his real parents vs. Thomas and Lisette.)]]

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* ForWantOfANail: In the reality Wolf ends up in, the reason the story changes is because the Trolls succeeded in capturing Wendell before he went through the MagicMirror. It only snowballs from there, however.


Part {{Continuation}}, part romance, part ForWantOfANail, and part AU. The basic premise: after returning to New York, Virginia wakes up in a hospital, apparently realizing that everything she went through in the nine kingdoms may not have happened at all... until she meets a familiar stockbroker named Michael (Mike) Wolf. As Virginia gets tangled with the Wolf family, the {{Canon}} Wolf finds himself back at the very beginning (since the show's canon events never took place) and embarking on a convoluted journey, as prompted by Snow White, and meeting the uncannily familiar Lady Virginia/Gigi.

And those are just the first few chapters. It's later revealed that [[spoiler: Snow White's stepmother has the power to shift realities and caused the premise since her last attempt to undermine the House of White failed. And that what the reader knows as canon is just one of the many possibilites. Luckily, it all works out in the end.]]

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Part {{Continuation}}, part romance, part ForWantOfANail, and part AU. The basic premise: after returning to New York, Virginia wakes up in a hospital, apparently realizing that everything she went through in the nine kingdoms Nine Kingdoms may not have happened at all... until she meets a familiar stockbroker named Michael (Mike) Wolf. As Virginia gets tangled with the Wolf family, the {{Canon}} Wolf finds himself back at the very beginning (since the show's canon events never took place) and embarking on a convoluted journey, as prompted by Snow White, and meeting the uncannily familiar Lady Virginia/Gigi.

And those are just the first few chapters. It's later revealed that [[spoiler: Snow White's stepmother has the power to shift realities and caused the premise since her last attempt to undermine the House of White failed. And that what the reader knows as canon is just one of the many possibilites.possibilities. Luckily, it all works out in the end.]]



* AllGirlsWantBadBoys: Subverted, then played straight with Gigi. She just wanted to use Wolf as an unsuitable suitor to upset her father before realizing that and adventurous, edgy man is exactly what she wants.
* AllJustADream: Virginia is fairly convinced that her adventures in the nine kingdoms may just have been her imagination. [[spoiler: She scraps the theory eventually.]] Wolf was also convinced of this at one point, but Snow White quickly corrected him.
* AlternateHistory: If Red Riding Hood I had abdicated her throne and escaped into the tenth kingdom with her lover's pack- the result is this.

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* AllGirlsWantBadBoys: Subverted, then played straight with Gigi. She just wanted to use Wolf as an unsuitable suitor to upset her father before realizing that and an adventurous, edgy man is exactly what she wants.
* AllJustADream: Virginia is fairly convinced that her adventures in the nine kingdoms Nine Kingdoms may just have been her imagination. [[spoiler: She scraps the theory eventually.]] Wolf was also convinced of this at one point, but Snow White quickly corrected him.
* AlternateHistory: If Red Riding Hood I had abdicated her throne and escaped into the tenth kingdom Tenth Kingdom with her lover's pack- the result is this.



* BirdsOfAFeather: Both leads are unsettled that their AU counterparts share more personality traits with themselves than the their actual counterparts.

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* BigScrewedUpFamily: The Wolfs.
* BirdsOfAFeather: Both leads are unsettled that their AU counterparts share more personality traits with themselves than the with their actual counterparts.



* ChekhovsGun: The object Wolf was supposed to get from the swamp witche's castle was actually [[spoiler: just a handheld mirror. Said mirror later cured his IdentityAmnesia ''and'' brought Christine back to life.]]

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* ChekhovsGun: The object Wolf was supposed to get from the swamp witche's Swamp Witch's castle was actually [[spoiler: just a handheld mirror. Said mirror later cured his IdentityAmnesia ''and'' brought Christine back to life.]]



* DrowningMySorrows: Wolf does it in Kissingtown.
* FirstLove: [[spoiler: Dorcas the sheperdess to Wolf, not that it lasted too long or well.]]
* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler: William.]]

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* DrowningMySorrows: Wolf does it in Kissingtown.
Kissing Town.
* FirstLove: [[spoiler: Dorcas the sheperdess shepherdess to Wolf, not that it lasted too long or well.]]
* {{Gaslighting}}: Inversion of a sort. William conspires to keep Michael from knowing he or anyone in the family is a wolf, to the extent of sending him to a psychiatrist ([[The LawOfConservationOfDetail the same one Wolf saw in the miniseries]]) for his "moon madness", giving him [[KryptoniteFactor wolfsbane]] to control his cycle, and lying to him about the nature of his arguments with Thomas. Helped along by [[IHateYouVampireDad Thomas]] [[spoiler:having cut off Michael's tail at birth]]. The inversion? Not only are the mental problems just a byproduct rather than the goal, William is doing all this to ''protect'' Michael, since he thinks [[InsaneTrollLogic Michael would rather believe himself unbalanced or insane than a fantasy creature out of mythology]].
* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler: William. Also Wolf to protect Gigi, but he gets better.]]



* InSpiteOfANail: Despite the changes made in Nine Kingdoms history by [[spoiler:Bejann and Frida going through the mirror]], the overall events of the movie's quest remain the same, or at least start out that way--the body-switch for Wendell, the Queen freeing Wolf, the mirror getting broken, the shoes being stolen, the Huntsman trying to kill the gypsies (albeit [[spoiler:while looking for Gigi to bring her back to her father]]), Sally coming on to Wolf, things going wrong in Kissing Town, the visit to the Swamp Witch's cottage, and so on, although the timing or other details are often quite different. And while there is a Briar Rose III instead of Red Riding Hood, the political scene for the Kingdoms seems otherwise identical. Some of this is [[JustifiedTrope justified]] by the Swamp Witch and her mirrors on the one hand and by Snow White literally telling Wolf to retrace his steps from the first journey in order to save the day. But the rest can be chalked up to TheoryOfNarrativeCausality.



* MindFuck: With all the could-bes, realities, and alternate selves, not to mention how it all works, the whole concept is thoroghly head-achy. Lampshaded by the characters when they say it hurts their heads to think about it all.

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* MindFuck: With all the could-bes, realities, and alternate selves, not to mention how it all works, the whole concept is thoroghly thoroughly head-achy. Lampshaded by the characters when they say it hurts their heads to think about it all.



* NoGoodDeedGoesUnpunished: Seriously, this describes Wolf's antics perfectly. Save the gypsies? The Huntsman swears revenge on him and he gets stuck with Gigi. Save Gigi from the Peeps? See below. Save everyone in the nine kingdoms? [[spoiler: Wendell shoots him in the chest.]]

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* NoGoodDeedGoesUnpunished: Seriously, this describes Wolf's antics perfectly. Save the gypsies? The Huntsman swears revenge on him and he gets stuck with Gigi. Save Gigi from the Peeps? See below. Save everyone in the nine kingdoms? Nine Kingdoms? [[spoiler: Wendell shoots him in the chest.]]



* OneBigMessedUpFamily: The Wolfs.


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* SaveThisPersonSaveTheWorld: Bedros, since saving him [[spoiler:gives the wolves a [[LaResistance freedom-fighter]] who will combat racism and bring peace and acceptance to wolves in the Kingdoms]]. Also what Snow White claims through her riddle to Wolf as the reason for him going through the quest again: [[spoiler:to save Christine]]. Subverted in that it was actually [[spoiler:the Swamp Witch messing with reality to try and achieve her EvilPlan]] that led to the retread--she merely [[BatmanGambit took advantage of this]] to improve one of the realities, give Wolf a reason to fight, and help Virginia [[spoiler:by making up for what she had lost]].


* ChekovsGun: The object Wolf was supposed to get from the swamp witche's castle was actually [[spoiler: just a handheld mirror. Said mirror later cured his IdentityAmnesia ''and'' brought Christine back to life.]]

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* ChekovsGun: ChekhovsGun: The object Wolf was supposed to get from the swamp witche's castle was actually [[spoiler: just a handheld mirror. Said mirror later cured his IdentityAmnesia ''and'' brought Christine back to life.]]

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