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* '''Gender Inverted''': Princess Brat: the pretty princess is a SpoiledBrat

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* '''Gender Inverted''': Princess Brat: Classless: the pretty princess presumed PrincessClassic is a SpoiledBratSpoiledBrat with no class at all.

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* '''Gender Inverted''': Princess Brat: the pretty princess is a SpoiledBrat


* '''Reconstructed''': ...He's still a prick, though, and Velvet doesn't want anything to do with him. Not when she has a nice guy like Kelvin around.

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* '''Reconstructed''': ...He's '''Reconstructed''': The two are still a prick, incompatible, though, so the two cooperated in breaking off the wedding without having to demonize each other in the process. They are no longer a couple, but they have developed a friendship and Velvet doesn't want anything to do with him. Not when she has a nice guy like Kelvin around.support each other.


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

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* '''Exploited''': ???Prince Kelvin tricks Velvet's father into engaging her to Prince Dikless so that when he appears to save her from the unwanted marriage, Velvet will be grateful.


* '''Double Subverted''': ...However, the decency turns out to be little more than a facade that he soon drops around Velvet or others to [[EvilGloating gloat]].

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* '''Double Subverted''': ...However, the decency turns out to be little more than a facade [[JerkWithAHeartOfJerk facade]] that he soon drops around Velvet or others to [[EvilGloating gloat]].


* '''Exploited''': Princess Velvet runs away from home to avoid her forced marriage with Prince Dikliss, fully expecting him to be a jackass.
* '''Defied''': Serpentus deliberately ''avoided'' this, planning instead to make him into a [[ManBehindTheMan puppet ruler]] -- meaning he's more useful if he's well liked ''before'' taking the throne.

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* '''Exploited''': Princess Velvet runs away from home to avoid her forced marriage with Prince Dikliss, fully expecting him to be a jackass.
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* '''Defied''': '''Defied''':
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Serpentus deliberately ''avoided'' this, planning instead to make him into a [[ManBehindTheMan puppet ruler]] -- meaning he's more useful if he's well liked ''before'' taking the throne.throne.
** Princess Velvet runs away from home to avoid her forced marriage with Prince Dikliss, fully expecting him to be a jackass.


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

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* '''Exploited''': ???Princess Velvet runs away from home to avoid her forced marriage with Prince Dikliss, fully expecting him to be a jackass.


* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???He's not a total {{jerkass}} but he's ''much'' less genteel than his rank would suggest.


* '''Downplayed''': ???



* '''Subverted''': Prince Dikliss is actually a pretty decent guy.

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* '''Subverted''': '''Subverted''':
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Prince Dikliss is actually a pretty decent guy.



* '''Deconstructed''': Dikliss is unpleasant thanks to spending his whole life dealing with the DeadlyDecadentCourt, constantly manipulated by everyone around him and treated as little more than a convenient pawn; a means to an end. His ArrangedMarriage to Velvet is just another instance of this, something he greatly resents and can't help thinking of whenever he sees her.
* '''Reconstructed''': ...He's still a prick, though, and Velvet doesn't want anything to do with him. Not when she has a nice guy like Kelvin around.



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




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* '''Deconstructed''': Dikliss is unpleasant thanks to spending his whole life dealing with the DeadlyDecadentCourt, constantly manipulated by everyone around him and treated as little more than a convenient pawn; a means to an end. His ArrangedMarriage to Velvet is just another instance of this, something he greatly resents and can't help thinking of whenever he sees her.
* '''Reconstructed''': ...He's still a prick, though, and Velvet doesn't want anything to do with him. Not when she has a nice guy like Kelvin around.



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%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
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* '''Subverted''': Prince Dikliss is actually pretty decent guy.

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* '''Subverted''': Prince Dikliss is actually a pretty decent guy.


'''Basic Trope''': [[RoyalBrat Royal pain]] who serves as an obvious WrongGuyFirst for the unfortunate LoveInterest.
* '''Straight''': Prince Dikliss has an ArrangedMarriage with Princess Velvet; sadly, though, he's a self-absorbed UpperClassTwit, ''nothing'' like the dashing [[KnightInShiningArmor Kelvin]]...

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'''Basic Trope''': [[RoyalBrat Royal pain]] RoyalBrat who serves as an obvious WrongGuyFirst for the unfortunate LoveInterest.
* '''Straight''': Prince Dikliss has an ArrangedMarriage with Princess Velvet; sadly, though, however, he's a self-absorbed UpperClassTwit, UpperClassTwit who's ''nothing'' like the dashing polite, gentlemanly [[TheWisePrince Prince]] [[KnightInShiningArmor Kelvin]]... Kelvin]].



** As soon as Dikliss and Velvet are wed, he intends to [[MoralEventHorizon rape and kill her.]]



** Alternatively: Prince Dikliss is [[JerkWithAHeartOfGold not so bad, underneath it all.]] (And honestly, growing up with a name like "Dikliss" is bound give anyone a chip on their shoulder.)

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** Alternatively: Prince Dikliss is [[JerkWithAHeartOfGold not isn't so bad, bad underneath it all.]] all]]. (And honestly, growing up with a name like "Dikliss" "[[UnfortunateName Dikliss]]" is bound give anyone a chip on their shoulder.)



* '''Parodied''':Dikliss is such an UpperClassTwit that he plunges deep into CloudCuckoolander territory.
* '''Deconstructed''': Dikliss is unpleasant thanks to spending his whole life dealing with the DeadlyDecadentCourt, constantly manipulated by everyone around him and treated as little more than a convienent pawn; a means to an end. His ArrangedMarriage to Velvet is just another instance of this, something he greatly resents and can't help thinking of whenever he sees her.
* '''Reconstructed''': ...He's still a {{Jerkass}}, though, and Velvet doesn't want anything to do with him. Not when she has sweet, shining Kelvin around.
* '''Zig Zagged''': Dikliss is a {{Jerkass}} due to his bad background; Velvet dislikes him at first, but comes to pity him and works on helping him become a better person. The two eventually bond, forming a true LoveTriangle; however, Dikliss grows jealous of Kelvin and plots to [[MurderTheHypotenuse get rid of him]]...

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* '''Parodied''':Dikliss '''Parodied''': Dikliss is such an UpperClassTwit that he plunges deep into CloudCuckoolander territory.
* '''Deconstructed''': Dikliss is unpleasant thanks to spending his whole life dealing with the DeadlyDecadentCourt, constantly manipulated by everyone around him and treated as little more than a convienent convenient pawn; a means to an end. His ArrangedMarriage to Velvet is just another instance of this, something he greatly resents and can't help thinking of whenever he sees her.
* '''Reconstructed''': ...He's still a {{Jerkass}}, prick, though, and Velvet doesn't want anything to do with him. Not when she has sweet, shining a nice guy like Kelvin around.
* '''Zig Zagged''': Dikliss is a {{Jerkass}} jerk due to his bad background; Velvet dislikes him at first, but comes to pity him and works on helping him become a better person. The two eventually bond, forming a true LoveTriangle; however, Dikliss grows jealous of Kelvin and plots to [[MurderTheHypotenuse get rid of him]]...him]].



* '''Lampshaded''': "My dear prince, how adorable I find your belching."
* '''Invoked''': Dikliss' EvilChancellor deliberately groomed him into a {{Jerkass}} as part of a plot to discredit the royal family.
* '''Defied''': The EvilChancellor deliberately ''avoided'' this, planning instead to make him into a [[ManBehindTheMan puppet ruler]] -- meaning he's more useful if he's well liked ''before'' taking the throne.
* '''Discussed''': "I wouldn't want to marry Dikliss, even though he is a prince. He's such a tool."
* '''Conversed''': "Man, Dikliss is a tool in this story. He's just like [[Film/ThePrincessBride Prince Humperdink]]."
* '''Played For Laughs:''' ???
* '''Played For Drama:''' Being a {{Jerkass}} [[ScrewTheRulesIMakeThem with power]], Dikliss is perfectly willing to ''force'' Velvet to honor their ArrangedMarriage by any means necessary, while Kelvin gets [[TheUriahGambit sent off on a suicide mission]]...

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* '''Lampshaded''': "My "[[SarcasmMode My dear prince, how adorable I find your belching.belching]]."
* '''Invoked''': Serpentus, Dikliss' EvilChancellor EvilChancellor, deliberately groomed him into a {{Jerkass}} jerk as part of a plot to discredit the royal family.
* '''Defied''': The EvilChancellor Serpentus deliberately ''avoided'' this, planning instead to make him into a [[ManBehindTheMan puppet ruler]] -- meaning he's more useful if he's well liked ''before'' taking the throne.
* '''Discussed''': "I wouldn't want to marry Dikliss, even though he is a prince. He's such a tool.prick."
* '''Conversed''': "Man, Dikliss is a tool douchebag in this story. He's just like [[Film/ThePrincessBride Prince Humperdink]]."
* '''Played For Laughs:''' ???
* '''Played For Drama:''' Being a {{Jerkass}} [[ScrewTheRulesIMakeThem with power]], Dikliss is perfectly willing to ''force'' Velvet to honor their ArrangedMarriage by any means necessary, while Kelvin gets [[TheUriahGambit sent off on a suicide mission]]...


* '''Subverted''': Prince Dikliss is actually [[TheWhitePrince pretty decent guy]].

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* '''Subverted''': Prince Dikliss is actually [[TheWhitePrince pretty decent guy]].guy.


'''Basic Trope''': [[RoyalBrats Royal pain]] who serves as an obvious WrongGuyFirst for the unfortunate LoveInterest.

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'''Basic Trope''': [[RoyalBrats [[RoyalBrat Royal pain]] who serves as an obvious WrongGuyFirst for the unfortunate LoveInterest.


** As soon as Dikliss and Velvet are wed, he intends to [[MoralEventHorizon rape and kill her.]]



* '''Parodied''': As soon as Dikliss and Velvet are wed, he intends to [[MoralEventHorizon rape and kill her.]]

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* '''Parodied''': As soon as Dikliss and Velvet are wed, '''Parodied''':Dikliss is such an UpperClassTwit that he intends to [[MoralEventHorizon rape and kill her.]]plunges deep into CloudCuckoolander territory.


* '''Conversed''': "Man, Dikliss is a tool in this story. He's just like [[ThePrincessBride Prince Humperdink]]."

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* '''Conversed''': "Man, Dikliss is a tool in this story. He's just like [[ThePrincessBride [[Film/ThePrincessBride Prince Humperdink]]."

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