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** Ponies are brought in or introduced for the little girls who would be expected to squee over them. The ponies are a hit with little boys, older boys, and men, who squee even louder and more vocally than the little girls.


* '''Inverted''': Alice's dad buys her a pony, but she turns it down, saying she hates ponies and would rather have her father buy her a toy truck instead.

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Alice's dad buys her a pony, but she turns it down, saying she hates ponies and would rather have her father buy her a toy truck instead.instead.
** All Ponies Like Girls.


* '''Exaggerated''': When Alice grows up, her entire home is decorated with a horse motif, from the throw pillows on the couch, to the paintings on the walls, to her china pattern. And despite being well into her 30's and married, some of these horses are still pastel or rainbow colored, and/or unicorns. Speaking of her marriage, her wedding had a horse or Western theme to it and took place at a ranch or on a farm, and she rode down the aisle horseback.

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* '''Exaggerated''': When Alice grows up, her entire home is decorated with a horse motif, from the throw pillows on the couch, to the paintings on the walls, to her china pattern. And despite being well into her 30's and married, some of these horses are still pastel or rainbow colored, and/or unicorns. Speaking of her marriage, her wedding had a horse or Western theme to it and took place at a ranch or on a farm, and she rode down the aisle on horseback.


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** When Alice grows up, her entire home is decorated with a horse motif, from the throw pillows on the couch, to the paintings on the walls, to her china pattern. And despite being well into her 30's and married, some of these horses are still pastel or rainbow colored, and/or unicorns. Speaking of her marriage, her wedding had a horse or Western theme to it and took place at a ranch or on a farm, and she rode down the aisle on horseback.
** Alice wants to be a pony.

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'''Exaggerated''': When Alice grows up, her entire home is decorated with a horse motif, from the throw pillows on the couch, to the paintings on the walls, to her china pattern. And despite being well into her 30's and married, some of these horses are still pastel or rainbow colored, and/or unicorns. Speaking of her marriage, her wedding had a horse or Western theme to it and took place at a ranch or on a farm, and she rode down the aisle on horseback.
** Alice wants to be a pony.
horseback.


* '''Exaggerated''': When Alice grows up, her entire home is decorated with a horse motif, from the throw pillows on the couch, to the paintings on the walls, to her china pattern. And despite being well into her 30's and married, some of these horses are still pastel or rainbow colored, and/or unicorns. Speaking of her marriage, her wedding had a horse or Western theme to it and took place at a ranch or on a farm, and she rode down the aisle on horseback.

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Alice grows up, her entire home is decorated with a horse motif, from the throw pillows on the couch, to the paintings on the walls, to her china pattern. And despite being well into her 30's and married, some of these horses are still pastel or rainbow colored, and/or unicorns. Speaking of her marriage, her wedding had a horse or Western theme to it and took place at a ranch or on a farm, and she rode down the aisle on horseback.
**Alice wants to be a pony.


* '''Exaggerated''': When Alice grows up, her entire home is decorated with a horse motif, from the throw pillows on the couch, to the paintings on the walls, to her china pattern. And despite being well into her 30's and married, some of these horses are still pastel or rainbow colored, and/or unicorns. Speaking of her marriage, her wedding had a horse or Western theme to it, and she rode down the aisle on horseback.

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* '''Exaggerated''': When Alice grows up, her entire home is decorated with a horse motif, from the throw pillows on the couch, to the paintings on the walls, to her china pattern. And despite being well into her 30's and married, some of these horses are still pastel or rainbow colored, and/or unicorns. Speaking of her marriage, her wedding had a horse or Western theme to it, it and took place at a ranch or on a farm, and she rode down the aisle on horseback.


* '''Exaggerated''': When Alice grows up, her entire home is decorated with a horse motif, from the throw pillows on the couch, to the paintings on the walls, to her china pattern. And despite being well into her 30's and married, some of these horses are still pastel or rainbow colored, and/or unicorns.

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* '''Exaggerated''': When Alice grows up, her entire home is decorated with a horse motif, from the throw pillows on the couch, to the paintings on the walls, to her china pattern. And despite being well into her 30's and married, some of these horses are still pastel or rainbow colored, and/or unicorns. Speaking of her marriage, her wedding had a horse or Western theme to it, and she rode down the aisle on horseback.


** Alice's parents forbid her to play with "girly" toys, either on the grounds that RealWomenDontWearDresses, or because they wanted a boy and decided to raise her as a boy instead.

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** Alice's parents forbid her to play with "girly" toys, either on the grounds that RealWomenDontWearDresses, or because they wanted a boy and decided to [[RaisedAsTheOppositeGender raise her as a boy boy]] instead.


* '''Parodied''': Alice loves ponies so much, she asks to be made into a [[OurCentaursAreDifferent centaurette.]]

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* '''Parodied''': Alice loves ponies so much, she asks to be made into a [[OurCentaursAreDifferent centaurette.]]centaurette]].



** Alice's parents forbid her to play with "girly" toys, either on the grounds that RealWomenNeverWearDresses, or because they wanted a boy and decided to raise her as a boy instead.

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** Alice's parents forbid her to play with "girly" toys, either on the grounds that RealWomenNeverWearDresses, RealWomenDontWearDresses, or because they wanted a boy and decided to raise her as a boy instead.


* '''Inverted''': Alice's dad buys her a pony, but she turns it down, saying she hates ponies and would rather he buy her a toy truck instead.

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* '''Inverted''': Alice's dad buys her a pony, but she turns it down, saying she hates ponies and would rather he have her father buy her a toy truck instead.


* '''Basic Trope''': A [[AlwaysFemale female]] character will be obsessed with ponies, often from a very young age.

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* '''Basic Trope''': A [[AlwaysFemale female]] character will be obsessed with ponies, often from a very young age.



* '''Subverted''': Alice ''thinks'' about asking for a pony for Christmas, but wonders how SantaClaus would possibly be able to get it to her, and decides against it.

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Alice ''thinks'' about asking for a pony for Christmas, but wonders how SantaClaus would possibly be able to get it to her, and decides against it.



* '''Double Subverted''': She asks for a rocking horse instead.

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She asks for a rocking horse instead.



* '''Averted''': There are no girls, or no girls of any importance In-Universe.

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There are no girls, or no girls of any importance In-Universe.



* '''Exploited''': An artist markets works featuring ponies chiefly to young girls and to women.

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An artist markets works featuring ponies chiefly to young girls and to women.



* '''Defied''': Alice is never shown to have any interest in ponies, and would honestly rather play with trucks anyway.

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Alice is never shown to have any interest in ponies, and would honestly rather play with trucks anyway.



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** Alice had some pony-related stuff and/or took riding lessons as a little girl, but by the time high school rolled around, she no longer cared about horses.


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** But in college, she joins the equestrian club and relearned how to ride. And when it came time to make up her bridal registry, one of the items included was a set of wine glasses with galloping horses etched into the glass.


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* '''Downplayed''': ???Alice has a poster with a horse on it, but it never really comes up, and is in fact tucked away in an awkward corner, so she doesn't think about it too much.


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** Alice moves to a new apartment, and whoever lived there before left a painting of a horse in the living room. Alice takes it down.


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** She puts it up in her bedroom instead.

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*'''Basic Trope''': A [[AlwaysFemale female]] character will be obsessed with ponies, often from a very young age.
*'''Straight''': Alice asks for a pony for Christmas. Her bedroom is also filled with a collection of toy ponies, and unicorns.
*'''Exaggerated''': When Alice grows up, her entire home is decorated with a horse motif, from the throw pillows on the couch, to the paintings on the walls, to her china pattern. And despite being well into her 30's and married, some of these horses are still pastel or rainbow colored, and/or unicorns.
*'''Downplayed''': ???
*'''Justified''': Alice just likes ponies.
*'''Inverted''': Alice's dad buys her a pony, but she turns it down, saying she hates ponies and would rather he buy her a toy truck instead.
*'''Gender Inverted''': Bob asks for a pony for Christmas, and has a collection of toy ponies and unicorns.
*'''Subverted''': Alice ''thinks'' about asking for a pony for Christmas, but wonders how SantaClaus would possibly be able to get it to her, and decides against it.
*'''Double Subverted''': She asks for a rocking horse instead.
*'''Parodied''': Alice loves ponies so much, she asks to be made into a [[OurCentaursAreDifferent centaurette.]]
*'''Zig Zagged''': Some girls and women are shown to be interested in horses, some are not shown to be either interested or disinterested, and some absolutely ''despise'' horses.
*'''Averted''': There are no girls, or no girls of any importance In-Universe.
** Alice is not interested at all in horses.
*'''Enforced''': ???
*'''Lampshaded''': "Buy her a toy pony. All girls like ponies!"
*'''Invoked''': Alice is encouraged to like [[PrincessPhase ponies and princesses]] as a little girl.
*'''Exploited''': An artist markets works featuring ponies chiefly to young girls and to women.
** A ManipulativeBastard promises Alice (who, despite being 20 years old, [[NaiveEverygirl has never left her]] PrincessPhase) that he'll buy her a pony, in order to make her more willing to sleep with him.
*'''Defied''': Alice is never shown to have any interest in ponies, and would honestly rather play with trucks anyway.
** Alice's parents encourage her to play with ''any'' kind of toys she wants, and not to worry about fitting any sort of gender roles.
** Alice's parents forbid her to play with "girly" toys, either on the grounds that RealWomenNeverWearDresses, or because they wanted a boy and decided to raise her as a boy instead.
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