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* GoodPeopleHaveGoodSex: Averted. [[spoiler: Tender only lasts about a minute, maybe less, before ejaculating although he somehow ended up impregnating Fertility]]
* DieLaughing: [[spoiler:Adam Branson]]

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* GoodPeopleHaveGoodSex: Averted. [[spoiler: Tender only lasts about a minute, maybe less, before ejaculating although he somehow ended up impregnating Fertility]]
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%%* DieLaughing: [[spoiler:Adam Branson]]



* HateSink: The agent

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* %%* HateSink: The agent


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* SpeedSex: [[spoiler: Tender only lasts about a minute, maybe less, before ejaculating although he somehow ended up impregnating Fertility]]


** Upon birth, every male, barring firstborns, is named Tender (a worker who tends) and every female is Biddy (to do one's bidding[[note]]UnfortunateImplications aside[[/note]]) since their sole purpose is to devote their lives in servitude towards the human race.

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** Upon birth, every male, barring firstborns, is named Tender (a worker who tends) and every female is Biddy (to (as in to do one's bidding[[note]]UnfortunateImplications aside[[/note]]) bidding) since their sole purpose is to devote their lives in servitude towards the human race.


** When a Biddy marries an Adam, her name is changed to Author (associated with creation) and her main role is to give birth to as many children as possible. The previous generation of Adam and Author is renamed to elder once the marriage with the current generation is done, symbolizing how they're now the oldest and wisest in the family.

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** When a Biddy marries an Adam, her name is changed to Author (associated with creation) and her main role is to [[BabyFactory give birth to as many children as possible.possible]]. The previous generation of Adam and Author is renamed to elder once the marriage with the current generation is done, symbolizing how they're now the oldest and wisest in the family.


* NightmareFetish: Fertility finds all the future tragedies she witnesses in her dreams fascinating and even makes lunch dates out of upcoming ones. It's because of this trait that she didn't commit suicide in addition to becoming ConditionedToAcceptHorror.

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* NightmareFetish: NightmareFetishist: Fertility finds all the future tragedies she witnesses in her dreams fascinating and even makes lunch dates out of upcoming ones. It's because of this trait that she didn't commit suicide in addition to becoming ConditionedToAcceptHorror.


%%* ConditionedToAcceptHorror



** As much as she hates her omniscience, she rather not offed herself like her brother and mother did.



* HowWeGotHere: The book starts out when our protagonist, Tender Branson, hijacked an airliner after releasing all of its passengers and monologues his life-story via the airline's black box (the cockpit flight recorder). From there, the rest of the story is a huge flashback as to why the transpiring events Tender had gone through led up to that moment, only interjected by brief reminders of the airplane's engines going out.

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* HowWeGotHere: The book starts out when our protagonist, Tender Branson, hijacked an airliner after releasing all of its passengers and monologues his life-story life story via the airline's black box (the cockpit flight recorder). From there, the rest of the story is a huge flashback as to why the transpiring events Tender had gone through led up to that moment, only interjected by brief reminders of the airplane's engines going out.



* MassiveNumberedSiblings: Tender offhandedly mentions the 7 younger brothers and 5 sisters he used to have besides his older twin brother. It's a staple in Creedish culture to have around ...per family

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* MassiveNumberedSiblings: Tender offhandedly mentions the 7 younger brothers and 5 sisters he used to have besides his older twin brother. It's a staple in Creedish culture to have around ...around 15 children per family



** Even the Church's name derives from the word "creed", meaning a system of religious beliefs or faiths. %%The "[[RedundantDepartmentOfRedundancy Church Church]]" if you will.

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** Even the Church's name derives from the word "creed", meaning a system of religious beliefs or faiths. %%The The "[[RedundantDepartmentOfRedundancy Church Church]]" if you will.



%%* NightmareFetish:

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%%* * NightmareFetish: Fertility finds all the future tragedies she witnesses in her dreams fascinating and even makes lunch dates out of upcoming ones. It's because of this trait that she didn't commit suicide in addition to becoming ConditionedToAcceptHorror.



* TheOmniscient: The power to predict everything and everywhere in the world runs in Fertility's family. %%However, this doesn't come without its disadvantages, having a life lacking any surprise can do a number DrivenToSuicide

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* TheOmniscient: The power to predict everything and everywhere in the world runs in Fertility's family. %%However, this doesn't come without its disadvantages, having a life lacking any surprise can do However, it does a number DrivenToSuicideto one's psyche since all the predictions are bad, it's activated once you go to sleep and cannot be turned off. Fertility's brother and mother were DrivenToSuicide after they couldn't handle their inherited power anymore.



%%* PuppetKing: More like Puppet Religious Figure Celebrity

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%%* * PuppetKing: More like Puppet Religious Figure Celebrity as Tender's career, actions and decisions are micro-managed by the agent and his team from the moment he became famous.



%%* ReplacementGoldfish: Following the Creedish tradition of keeping a pet to prevent ...kept going after six hundred and forty fish ...recent Number six forty-one.
* RichInDollarsPoorInSense: The couple who employed Tender. For all their wealth and talks about etiquette, they are hopelessly incapable of doing the most basic of household chores. By the time Tender came back from his stint as a celebrity messiah, the house he meticulously cleaned and tidied turn into the aftermath of an out-of-control teen party.

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%%* * ReplacementGoldfish: Following the Creedish tradition of keeping tradition, Tender has a pet to prevent ...goldfish for companionship. Once his original fish died, he kept going after for six hundred and forty fish ...more until his most recent fish [[MeaningfulName aptly named]] [[YouAreNumberSix Number six forty-one.forty-one]].
* RichInDollarsPoorInSense: The couple who employed Tender. For all their wealth and talks about etiquette, they are hopelessly incapable of doing the most basic of household chores. By the time Tender came back from his stint as a celebrity messiah, the house he meticulously cleaned and tidied turn turned into the aftermath of an out-of-control a drugged-up teen party.party. The couple even regressed from fancy, over-lavish feasts to eating everything out of the microwave.


* NoNameGiven: Tender's caseworker and publicity agent were never proper names, being called "The caseworker" and "The agent" respectively, due to identity protection.
* NonIndicativeName: The plane's black box was noted to be orange in color in the story's beginning.

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* NoNameGiven: Tender's caseworker and publicity agent were never given proper names, being called "The caseworker" and "The agent" respectively, due to identity protection.
* NonIndicativeName: The plane's black box was noted to be orange in color by Tender in the story's beginning.



%%* RichInDollarsPoorInSense: The couple who employed Tender. For all their wealth and talks about etiquette, they are hopelessly incapable of doing the most basic household chores

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%%* * RichInDollarsPoorInSense: The couple who employed Tender. For all their wealth and talks about etiquette, they are hopelessly incapable of doing the most basic of household choreschores. By the time Tender came back from his stint as a celebrity messiah, the house he meticulously cleaned and tidied turn into the aftermath of an out-of-control teen party.



%%* WhatDoYouMeanItsNotSymbolic: Lampshaded by Fertility [[spoiler: upon finding Tender burying Adam]]


%%* GroupIdentifyingFeature:



%%* MassiveNumberedSiblings: Tender offhandedly mentions the 5 younger brothers and ...sisters he used to have besides his older twin brother. It's a staple in Creedish culture to have around ...per family

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%%* * MassiveNumberedSiblings: Tender offhandedly mentions the 5 7 younger brothers and ...and 5 sisters he used to have besides his older twin brother. It's a staple in Creedish culture to have around ...per familyfamily
%%* MistakenForGay:



** Even the Church's name derives from the word "creed", literally meaning a system of religious beliefs or faiths. %%The "[[RedundantDepartmentOfRedundancy Church Church]]" if you will.

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** Even the Church's name derives from the word "creed", literally meaning a system of religious beliefs or faiths. %%The "[[RedundantDepartmentOfRedundancy Church Church]]" if you will.
** Tender's goldfish is named [[YouAreNumberSix Number six forty-one]] because it was the [[ReplacementGoldfish six hundred and forty-one goldfish]] he took care of.



%%* RichInDollarsPoorInSense: The couple who employed Tender. For all their wealth and talks about etiquette, they are hopelessly incapable of doing basic household chores

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%%* ReplacementGoldfish: Following the Creedish tradition of keeping a pet to prevent ...kept going after six hundred and forty fish ...recent Number six forty-one.
%%* RichInDollarsPoorInSense: The couple who employed Tender. For all their wealth and talks about etiquette, they are hopelessly incapable of doing the most basic household chores



* SoleSurvivor: Over the course of ten years, the Creedish Cult began offing themselves till Tender Branson is the last one standing [[spoiler:although it's later revealed his older twin brother, Adam, was the other unknown survivor]]. This, of course, attracted the media's attention, put Tender upfront in the limelight and [[FromBadToWorse things go downhill from there]].

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* SoleSurvivor: Over the course of ten years, the Creedish Cult began offing themselves and dwindling its population till Tender Branson is the last one standing [[spoiler:although it's later revealed his older twin brother, Adam, was the other unknown survivor]]. This, of course, attracted the media's attention, attention who put Tender upfront in the limelight and [[FromBadToWorse things go downhill from there]].



* TheVoice: In-universe example, Tender has never seen the man and woman who employed him as their domestic helper and only communicates with them through a speakerphone.

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* TheVoice: In-universe example, Tender has never seen the man and woman woman, until the climax, who employed him as their domestic helper and only communicates with them through a speakerphone.


%%*TheAntiChrist:

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%%*TheAntiChrist: %%* TheAntiChrist:



%%* AsTheGoodBookSays:

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%%* AsTheGoodBookSays: Tender would often (incorrectly) quote the bible



* {{Cult}}: %%The Creedish Cult where Tender had spent the first sixteen years of his life

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%%* CompressedVice:
* {{Cult}}: %%The The Creedish Cult where %%where Tender had spent the first sixteen years of his life life



* GoodPeopleHaveGoodSex: Averted. [[spoiler: Tender only lasts about a minute, maybe less, before ejaculating. Although, he somehow ended up impregnating Fertility]]

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* GoodPeopleHaveGoodSex: Averted. [[spoiler: Tender only lasts about a minute, maybe less, before ejaculating. Although, ejaculating although he somehow ended up impregnating Fertility]]



* KissingCousins:

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* KissingCousins: The Creesdish Cult deliberately adverts it by pairing the Adams with Biddys as far away from their family tree as possible. %%However, judging how the populace of the cult is, around 300 members, .... (check book)



%%* MassiveNumberedSiblings: Tender offhandedly mentions the 5 younger brothers and ...sisters he used to have besides his older twin brother. It's a staple in Creedish culture to have around ...

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%%* MassiveNumberedSiblings: Tender offhandedly mentions the 5 younger brothers and ...sisters he used to have besides his older twin brother. It's a staple in Creedish culture to have around ...per family



%%** First-born sons are named Adam, after the first man in the bible, who'll inherit the land and take responsibility as the patriarch
%%** When a Biddy marries an Adam, her name is changed to Author (associated with creation) and her main role is to give birth to as many children as possible. The previous generation of Adam and Author is renamed to elder once the marriage with the current generation is done, symbolizing how
%%**Even the Church's name derives from the word "creed" which literally means a system of religious beliefs or faiths.

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%%** ** First-born sons are named Adam, after the first man in the bible, who'll inherit the land and take responsibility as the patriarch
%%**
patriarch of their respective families.
**
When a Biddy marries an Adam, her name is changed to Author (associated with creation) and her main role is to give birth to as many children as possible. The previous generation of Adam and Author is renamed to elder once the marriage with the current generation is done, symbolizing how
%%**Even
how they're now the oldest and wisest in the family.
** Even
the Church's name derives from the word "creed" which "creed", literally means meaning a system of religious beliefs or faiths.faiths. %%The "[[RedundantDepartmentOfRedundancy Church Church]]" if you will.



%%* RichInDollarsPoorInSense: The couple who employed Tender. For all their wealth and talk about etiquettes, they are hopelessly incapable of

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%%* RichInDollarsPoorInSense: The couple who employed Tender. For all their wealth and talk talks about etiquettes, etiquette, they are hopelessly incapable of doing basic household chores


Tender Branson, the [[SoleSurvivor last surviving member]] of the Creedish Church Death Cult, has commandeered a Boeing 747, emptied of passengers, in order to narrate his life story to the plane's black box before its impeding crash-course with the hard ground of Australia. Brought up by the church's repressive ideals, he, like any fellow cult member, learned how to be a submissive servant for the human race -- by hiring out as domestic help or menial laborers -- and live a simple life free from human pleasures. That is until all except our protagonist [[DrivenToSuicide committed suicide]] and Tender was suddenly thrust into the spotlight. As a media messiah, he ascends to the tippity top of the freak-show heap before finally, and apocalyptically, spiraling out of control.

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Tender Branson, the [[SoleSurvivor last surviving member]] of the Creedish Church Death Cult, has commandeered a Boeing 747, emptied of passengers, in order to narrate his life story to the plane's black box before its impeding crash-course with the hard ground of Australia. Australia.

Brought up by the church's repressive ideals, he, like any fellow cult member, learned how to be a submissive servant for the human race -- by hiring out as domestic help or menial laborers -- and live a simple life free from human pleasures. That is until all except our protagonist [[DrivenToSuicide committed suicide]] and Tender was suddenly thrust into the spotlight. As a media messiah, he ascends to the tippity top of the freak-show heap before finally, and apocalyptically, spiraling out of control.


* {{Cult}}:

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* {{Cult}}: %%The Creedish Cult where Tender had spent the first sixteen years of his life



%%* TheFatalist: Due to her omnipresence, Fertility is practically unfazed by anything thrown at her.

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%%* * TheFatalist: Due to her omnipresence, Fertility is practically unfazed by anything thrown at her.her. [[spoiler:Even when her head is aimed point-blank by Adam's gun]]. The one thing that broke her out of it, however, is when she's [[spoiler:unexpectedly pregnant with Tender's child after their less-than-a-minute sex]].



* KissingCousins:



%%** When a Biddy marries an Adam, her name is changed to Author (associated with creation) and her main role is to give birth to as many children as possible. The previous generation of Adam and Author is renamed to elder once the marriage with the current generation is done

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%%** When a Biddy marries an Adam, her name is changed to Author (associated with creation) and her main role is to give birth to as many children as possible. The previous generation of Adam and Author is renamed to elder once the marriage with the current generation is done done, symbolizing how



%%* RichInDollarsPoorInSense: The couple who employed Tender. For all their wealth and talk about etiquttes

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%%* RichInDollarsPoorInSense: The couple who employed Tender. For all their wealth and talk about etiquttesetiquettes, they are hopelessly incapable of


* AmbiguousEnding: The book ends mid-sentence, but without any definitive answer as to whether Tender lives or dies from the crash. [[spoiler:However, [[WordOfGod according to the author]], Tender actually survives by [[FakinghTheDead faking his death]]. An explanation on how he did it can be viewed on [[https://web.archive.org/web/20180407024537/http://chuckpalahniuk.net/content/chuck-explains-ending-survivor Chuck Palahniuk's official website]].]]

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* AmbiguousEnding: The book ends mid-sentence, but without any definitive answer as to whether Tender lives or dies from the crash. [[spoiler:However, [[WordOfGod according to the author]], Tender actually survives by [[FakinghTheDead [[FakingTheDead faking his death]]. An explanation on how he did it can be viewed on [[https://web.archive.org/web/20180407024537/http://chuckpalahniuk.net/content/chuck-explains-ending-survivor Chuck Palahniuk's official website]].]]



%%** First-born sons are named Adam, after the first man in the bible, who inherit the land
%%** When a Biddy marries an Adam, her name is changed to Author (associated with creation) and her main role is to give birth to as many children as possible. The previous generation of Adam and Author is renamed to elder once the marriage

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%%** First-born sons are named Adam, after the first man in the bible, who who'll inherit the land
land and take responsibility as the patriarch
%%** When a Biddy marries an Adam, her name is changed to Author (associated with creation) and her main role is to give birth to as many children as possible. The previous generation of Adam and Author is renamed to elder once the marriage with the current generation is done



%%* PuppetKing:

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%%* PuppetKing:PuppetKing: More like Puppet Religious Figure Celebrity



%%* RichInDollarsPoorInSense:

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%%* RichInDollarsPoorInSense: The couple who employed Tender. For all their wealth and talk about etiquttes



%%* RunawayBride: [[spoiler: Gender-inverted]]

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%%* RunawayBride: [[spoiler: Gender-inverted]]Gender-inverted with Tender]]


* ArrangedMarriage

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%%*TheAntiChrist:
* ArrangedMarriageArrangedMarriage%%:



* {{Cult}}

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* {{Cult}}{{Cult}}:



%%* MassiveNumberedSiblings: Tender offhandedly mentions the 5 younger brothers and
* MeaningfulName: The Creedish Church gives their followers names that reflect their status and assign jobs.

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%%* MassiveNumberedSiblings: Tender offhandedly mentions the 5 younger brothers and
and ...sisters he used to have besides his older twin brother. It's a staple in Creedish culture to have around ...
* MeaningfulName: The Creedish Church gives their its followers names that reflect their status and assign jobs.



%%** First-born sons are named Adam,
%%** When a Biddy marries an Adam, her name is changed to Author (associated with creation) and her main role is to give birth to as many children as possible.

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%%** First-born sons are named Adam,
Adam, after the first man in the bible, who inherit the land
%%** When a Biddy marries an Adam, her name is changed to Author (associated with creation) and her main role is to give birth to as many children as possible. The previous generation of Adam and Author is renamed to elder once the marriage



%%* TheOmniscient: The power to predict everything runs in Fertility's family
* OneSteveLimit: Averted with the Creedish Church as all of their members are either name Tender, Adam, Biddy, Author, or Elder depending on status.

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%%* * TheOmniscient: The power to predict everything and everywhere in the world runs in Fertility's family
family. %%However, this doesn't come without its disadvantages, having a life lacking any surprise can do a number DrivenToSuicide
* OneSteveLimit: Averted with the Creedish Church as all of their members are either name Tender, Adam, Biddy, Author, or Elder depending on status.status, followed by their surname.



%%* RoseColoredGlasses

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%%* RoseColoredGlassesRoseColoredGlasses:


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%%* SmallRoleBigImpact: Trevor Hollis, Fertility's brother,


%%* RunawayBride: [[spoiler: Gender-inv]]

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%%* RoseColoredGlasses
%%* RunawayBride: [[spoiler: Gender-inv]]Gender-inverted]]

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