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* '''Straight''': Shannon [[AbusiveParents mistreats]] her daughter Sharon, but only in a way to make her stronger in life.
* '''Exaggerated''': Shannon beats Sharon to the point of almost killing her, but this is only to make her a legit badass.

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* '''Straight''': Shannon [[AbusiveParents mistreats]] is very harsh with her daughter Sharon, but only in a way to make her stronger better in life.
* '''Exaggerated''': Shannon [[AbusiveParents beats Sharon to the point of almost killing her, her]], but this is only to make her a legit badass.



** In the dilemma of GentleTouchVsFirmHand, Shannon realizes that using the "Gentle Touch" on Sharon is not enough to keep her on the straight and narrow, so that using the "Firm Hand" on Sharon is effective.

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** In the dilemma of GentleTouchVsFirmHand, Shannon realizes that using the "Gentle Touch" on Sharon is not enough for her to learn and keep her on the straight and narrow, so that using the "Firm Hand" on Sharon is effective.



* '''Reconstructed''': Sharon soon comes to terms that it did made her better, and for that, she comes to personally thank Shannon for raising her. Shannon, who had thought Sharon hated her because of this treatment, was speechless. Then [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments for the first time in years, the two had a heartwarming moment together as mother and daughter]].

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* '''Reconstructed''': Sharon soon comes to terms that it did Shannon's parenting made her better, learn how the world works and for that, while she comes to personally thank Shannon for raising her. Shannon, who had thought Sharon hated still resents her because of this treatment, was speechless. Then [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments mother for the first time in years, the two had a heartwarming moment together as mother treatment and daughter]].remains withdrawn from her, she is grateful for her preparing her for a harsh world.


* '''Parodied''': Shannon does things like tossing Sharon over cliffs or into tiger pits to improve her algebra grades.

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* '''Parodied''': [[HilariouslyAbusiveChildhood Shannon does things like tossing Sharon over cliffs or into tiger pits to improve her algebra grades.]]


** Shannon treats Sharon with kindness and respect, but this is only to make her weak.

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** [[SugaryMalice Shannon treats Sharon with kindness and respect, but this is only to make her weak.]]



** SoftSpokenSadist
** SugaryMalice

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** SoftSpokenSadist
** SugaryMalice
[[SoftSpokenSadist Shannon speaks peacefully to her daughter Sharon during torturing.]]

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** SoftSpokenSadist
** SugaryMalice


** Shannon realizes that being tough on Sharon will keep her on the straight and narrow.

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** In the dilemma of GentleTouchVsFirmHand, Shannon realizes that being tough using the "Gentle Touch" on Sharon will is not enough to keep her on the straight and narrow.narrow, so that using the "Firm Hand" on Sharon is effective.



Back to ToughLove.

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Back Get back to ToughLove.main page of ToughLove! It will keep you from letting this [[TvTropesWillRuinYourLife site from ruining your life!]]


** Shannon's strict parenting ''did'' made Sharon a better person, but it [[GoneHorriblyRight made her emotionally wrecked and hateful towards Shannon, the rest of her family, her friends, and everyone else in the world.]] [[NiceJobBreakingItHero Nice Job Breaking It, Shannon]].

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** Shannon's strict parenting ''did'' made make Sharon a better person, but it [[GoneHorriblyRight made her emotionally wrecked and hateful towards Shannon, the rest of her family, her friends, and everyone else in the world.]] [[NiceJobBreakingItHero Nice Job Breaking It, Shannon]].


* '''Exaggerated''': Shannon beats Sharon to the point of almost killing her, but this is only to make her a legit {{Badass}}.

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* '''Exaggerated''': Shannon beats Sharon to the point of almost killing her, but this is only to make her a legit {{Badass}}.badass.


** [[TheCynic Marcus]]: "Who is Shannon kidding? [[EvilCannotComprehendGood I call it hate.]]"

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** [[TheCynic Marcus]]: "Who is Shannon kidding? [[EvilCannotComprehendGood [[VirtueIsWeakness I call it hate.]]"


* '''Reconstructed''': Sharon soon comes to terms that it did made her better, and for that, she comes to personally thank Shannon for raising her. Shannon, who had thought Sharon hated her because of this treatment, was speechless. Then [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming for the first time in years, the two had a heartwarming moment together as mother and daughter]].

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* '''Reconstructed''': Sharon soon comes to terms that it did made her better, and for that, she comes to personally thank Shannon for raising her. Shannon, who had thought Sharon hated her because of this treatment, was speechless. Then [[CrowningMomentOfHeartwarming [[SugarWiki/HeartwarmingMoments for the first time in years, the two had a heartwarming moment together as mother and daughter]].

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** Shannon's strict parenting ended up with other people (rightly or wrongly) accusing, and/or reporting to the police on, Shannon for being an AbusiveParent.


** Shannon realizes that acting hard on Sharon is [[TheOnlyWayTheyWillLearn necessary for her growth in everyday life.]]

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** Shannon realizes that acting hard on Sharon is [[TheOnlyWayTheyWillLearn necessary for her her]] [[MiseryBuildsCharacter growth in everyday life.]]



** "[[SarcasmMode Wow, Sharon. She really loves you doesn't she?]]"



* '''Discussed''': "[[SarcasmMode Wow, Sharon. She really loves you doesn't she]]?"

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* '''Discussed''': "[[SarcasmMode Wow, Sharon. She really loves you doesn't she]]?"Shannon and Jason have a heated discussion on whether or not treating Sharon in a certain way has its benefits.


* '''Enforced''': "We need a reason why Sharon is able to go through a bunch of hard stuff without cracking, but also why she's so distant with people and cynical. Let's give her a mother who raises her with tough love!"

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* '''Enforced''': "We need a reason why Sharon is able to go through a bunch of hard stuff without cracking, but also why she's so distant with people and cynical. Let's give her a mother who raises her with tough love!"ToughLove!"


* '''Enforced''': ???

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* '''Enforced''': ???"We need a reason why Sharon is able to go through a bunch of hard stuff without cracking, but also why she's so distant with people and cynical. Let's give her a mother who raises her with tough love!"


** Shannon's strict parenting ''did'' made Sharon a better person, but it [[GoneHorriblyRight made her emotionally wrecked and hateful towards Shannon, the rest of her family, her friends, and everyone else in the world. [[NiceJobBreakingItHero Nice Job Breaking It, Shannon]].

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** Shannon's strict parenting ''did'' made Sharon a better person, but it [[GoneHorriblyRight made her emotionally wrecked and hateful towards Shannon, the rest of her family, her friends, and everyone else in the world. ]] [[NiceJobBreakingItHero Nice Job Breaking It, Shannon]].


** Shannon's strict parenting ''did'' made Sharon a better person, but it [[GoneHorriblyRight made her emotionally wrecked and resentful towards Shannon]]. She even became a very bitter person to her, the rest of her family, her friends, and everyone else in the world. [[NiceJobBreakingItHero Nice Job Breaking It, Shannon]].

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** Shannon's strict parenting ''did'' made Sharon a better person, but it [[GoneHorriblyRight made her emotionally wrecked and resentful hateful towards Shannon]]. She even became a very bitter person to her, Shannon, the rest of her family, her friends, and everyone else in the world. [[NiceJobBreakingItHero Nice Job Breaking It, Shannon]].



** Disciplining Sharon didn't make her better, but it made her even more rebellious to the point that Shannon gives up on her and [[IHaveNoSon kicks her out of the house]].

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** Disciplining Sharon didn't make her better, but it made her even more rebellious to the point that Shannon gives up on her and [[IHaveNoSon kicks her out of the house]].house]], feeling that she failed raising her.

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