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** Bob doesn't like children, but he despises anyone who would hurt them and he will kick their ass.



** Children remind Bob when he was a child himself

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** Children remind Bob when he was a child himselfhimself.
** Bob believes that children have a kind of perspective on the world that adults lack, because kids haven't yet been indoctrinated with all of society's norms and traditions, and he values this perspective.
** Bob [[GrowingUpSucks hates]] being an adult and likes children a lot more than his fellow adults.



* '''Subverted''': Bob is constantly seen playing with children, but that's only to earn their trust so he can sacrifice them to a child-eating demon in exchange for power and wealth.
* '''Double Subverted''': But it's actually a ruse to lure the demon out of hiding and slay him once and for all to keep his beloved kids safe.

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* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
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Bob is constantly seen playing with children, but that's only to earn their trust so he can sacrifice them to a child-eating demon in exchange for power and wealth.
** Bob is a child groomer and a pedophile who plays with children in order to earn their trust before he sexually abuses them.
* '''Double Subverted''': Subverted''':
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But it's actually a ruse to lure the demon out of hiding and slay him once and for all to keep his beloved kids safe.safe.
** Bob used to be a child predator, but he has since sought treatment for his urges and regrets his actions. Now, he genuinely cares about children, and he uses his knowledge of how child predators operate to hunt down other child predators.

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** Bob is pretty young himself, so the age difference isn't very big.


** Bob had AbusiveParents, and so he now goes out of his way to be nice to kids, whether they're his or not, defying TheChainOfHarm and to become TroubledAbuser.

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** Bob had AbusiveParents, and so he now goes out of his way to be nice to kids, whether they're his or not, defying TheChainOfHarm and to become be TroubledAbuser.


** Bob had AbusiveParents, and so he now goes out of his way to be nice to kids, whether they're his or not.

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** Bob had AbusiveParents, and so he now goes out of his way to be nice to kids, whether they're his or not.not, defying TheChainOfHarm and to become TroubledAbuser.

Added DiffLines:

** Children remind Bob when he was a child himself


** An EnfantTerrible takes advantage of Bob's fondness for kids to [[ManipulativeBastard manipulate]] him for their own ends.



* '''Deconstructed''': Bob is a borderline PsychopathicManchild who is completely incapable of socializing with those his own age.

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* '''Deconstructed''': '''Deconstructed''':
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Bob is a borderline PsychopathicManchild who is completely incapable of socializing with those his own age.age.
** See Exploited 3.


* '''Downplayed''': Bob is [[GoodIsNotNice truly good if not particularly nice]], but his nice side is shown when he's around children.

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* '''Downplayed''': '''Downplayed''':
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Bob is [[GoodIsNotNice truly good if not particularly nice]], but his nice side is shown when he's around children.children.
** Bob is an AntiHero who doesn't like being around children, but nevertheless has a soft spot for them in the sense that he [[BerserkButton goes berserk]] whenever he encounters [[WouldHurtAChild someone who's willing to hurt them]].



** Or Bob's kids are dead and they remind him of them, in a good way.

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** Or Bob's kids are dead dead, and they remind him of them, in a good way.



** Bob is a NiceGuy but children don't seem to take a liking to him.

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** Bob is a NiceGuy NiceGuy, but children don't seem to take a liking to him.



** [[PedoHunt The Big Bad spreads a rumor that Bob is a pedophile, ruining his reputation]]

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** [[PedoHunt The Big Bad spreads a rumor that Bob is a pedophile, ruining his reputation]]reputation]].



* '''Implied''': The adults in the show don't like Bob very much, but the children seem to be fond of him.



%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Reconstructed''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???

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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Reconstructed''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''':
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* '''Conversed''': "It seems like every AntiHero, no matter how BadAss and [[JerkWithAHeartOfGold rude]] he is, always has a soft spot for kids."

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* '''Conversed''': "It seems like every AntiHero, no matter how BadAss badass and [[JerkWithAHeartOfGold rude]] he is, always has a soft spot for kids."


** The BidBad puts a child in danger to lure Bob into a trap.

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** The BidBad BigBad puts a child in danger to lure Bob into a trap.

Added DiffLines:

** Bob is a ManChild, and thus, being fairly immature himself, he can relate to them.


* '''Exploited''': [[PedoHunt The Big Bad spreads a rumor that Bob is a pedophile, ruining his reputation]]

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* '''Exploited''': '''Exploited''':
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[[PedoHunt The Big Bad spreads a rumor that Bob is a pedophile, ruining his reputation]]


* '''Exploited''': [[PedoHunt The BigBad spreads a rumor that Bob is a pedophile, runing his reputation]]

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* '''Exploited''': [[PedoHunt The BigBad Big Bad spreads a rumor that Bob is a pedophile, runing ruining his reputation]]reputation]]
** The BidBad puts a child in danger to lure Bob into a trap.


* '''Exploited''': ???

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* '''Exploited''': ???[[PedoHunt The BigBad spreads a rumor that Bob is a pedophile, runing his reputation]]

Added DiffLines:

**Bob is a member of a profession that ideally would necessitate him being a FriendToAllChildren, such as a teacher, a pediatrician, or a pediatric counselor.
**Bob has kids himself, so this makes him more sympathetic to other people's kids.
**Bob had AbusiveParents, and so he now goes out of his way to be nice to kids, whether they're his or not.

Added DiffLines:

** Bob, a kid, is established as a good person because of his fondness of adults.

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