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* YoungerThanTheyLook: In universe, Carrie looks older than 16 because it took Larissa 8 episodes before she found out Carrie’s true age, and she still had to be told.

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* YoungerThanTheyLook: In universe, universe. Carrie likely looks older than 16 because it took Larissa 8 episodes before she found out Carrie’s true age, that Carrie was a teenager, and she Larissa still had to be told.


* {{Foreshadowing}}: Carrie has already realized that she cannot cook by the end of the Thanksgiving episode and has had her first Cosmopolitan and received her first pair of Manolo Blahniks in 'Hush Hush'.

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* {{Foreshadowing}}: Carrie has already realized that she cannot cook by the end of the Thanksgiving episode and has had her first Cosmopolitan and received her first pair of Manolo Blahniks Manolo’s in 'Hush Hush'.Hush'.



** Samantha Jones to a degree as well, as she is merely a bouncer & worker of odd jobs. She's still sexually liberated but is a bit softer overall.

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** Samantha Jones to a degree as well, as she is merely a bouncer & worker of odd jobs. She's still sexually liberated but is a bit softer overall.she’s still figuring things out.



* YoungerThanTheyLook: Carrie must look older than she is, because it took Larissa 8 episodes before she found out that Carrie was 16. And she still had to be told.

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* YoungerThanTheyLook: In universe, Carrie must look looks older than she is, 16 because it took Larissa 8 episodes before she found out that Carrie was 16. And Carrie’s true age, and she still had to be told.


* TheJailBaitWait: Walt and Bennet.


* ObfuscatingStupidity: Played with in the case of Donna. [[spoiler: While she never makes any effort to appear unintelligent because she is popular & good looking she knowingly allows people to assume she's dumb, even using it to her advantage whenever possible. Donna also makes sure to stay out of advanced classes & even fools Mouse, who doesn't realize her true intelligence until she learns of Donna's admission to Columbia University]]
* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Mouse, who's real name is Roberta (in the book, Jill in the show) but is referred to by her nickname by even teachers.

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* ObfuscatingStupidity: Played with in the case of Donna. [[spoiler: While she never makes any effort to appear unintelligent because she is popular & good looking unintelligent, she knowingly allows people to assume she's dumb, dumb because she is popular & good looking, even using it to her advantage whenever possible. Donna also makes sure to stay out of advanced classes & even fools Mouse, who doesn't realize her true intelligence until she learns of Donna's admission to Columbia University]]
University.]]
* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Mouse, who's whose real name is Roberta (in the book, Jill in the show) but is referred to by her nickname by even teachers.



* PapaWolf: Maggie's dad. Maggie spends three episodes worrying about what her parents are going to think if they find out [[spoiler:she's pregnant]]. In I Heard A Rumor her parents are more scared for her and [[spoiler:her dad is angry at Sebastian supposedly getting her pregnant]]. When she finally tells her dad who it was he is red with anger at [[spoiler:Simon]], and he embraces her in a hug.

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* PapaWolf: Maggie's dad. Maggie spends three episodes worrying about what her parents are going to think if they find out [[spoiler:she's pregnant]]. In I "I Heard A Rumor Rumor", her parents are more scared for her and [[spoiler:her dad is angry at Sebastian supposedly getting her pregnant]]. When she finally tells her dad who it was was, he is red with anger at [[spoiler:Simon]], and he embraces her in a hug.



* ParentalHypocrisy: Carrie tries to use this on her dad in Hush Hush to avoid getting in trouble when caught at a nightclub. Averted in that it doesn't work & he rightly assert his nightlife as an adult has nothing to do with her own.

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* ParentalHypocrisy: Carrie tries to use this on her dad in Hush Hush "Hush Hush" to avoid getting in trouble when caught at a nightclub. Averted in that it doesn't work & he rightly assert his nightlife as an adult has nothing to do with her own.



* SameCharacterButDifferent: The Carrie Bradshaw from ''Series/SexAndTheCity'' was raised by a single mother and had no siblings. This Carrie has a mother who passed away from cancer, a younger sibling and is being raised by her widower father.

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* SameCharacterButDifferent: The Carrie Bradshaw from ''Series/SexAndTheCity'' was raised by a single mother and had no siblings. This Carrie has a mother who passed away from cancer, a younger sibling sibling, and is being raised by her widower father.


* PapaWolf: Maggies dad. Maggie spends three episodes worrying about what her parents are going to think if they find out [[spoiler:she's pregnant]]. In I Heard A Rumor her parents are more scared for her and [[spoiler:her dad is angry at Sebastian supposedly getting her pregnant]]. When she finally tells her dad who it was he is red with anger at [[spoiler:Simon]], and he embraces her in a hug.

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* PapaWolf: Maggies Maggie's dad. Maggie spends three episodes worrying about what her parents are going to think if they find out [[spoiler:she's pregnant]]. In I Heard A Rumor her parents are more scared for her and [[spoiler:her dad is angry at Sebastian supposedly getting her pregnant]]. When she finally tells her dad who it was he is red with anger at [[spoiler:Simon]], and he embraces her in a hug.


* DatingWhatDaddyHates: Carrie's dad is not ok with her dating Sebastian at first.

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* DatingWhatDaddyHates: Carrie's dad is not ok okay with her dating Sebastian at first.



* {{Foreshadowing}}: Carrie has already realized that she cannot cook by the end of the thanksgiving episode and has had her first Cosmopolitan and received her first pair of Manolo Blahniks in 'Hush Hush'.

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* {{Foreshadowing}}: Carrie has already realized that she cannot cook by the end of the thanksgiving Thanksgiving episode and has had her first Cosmopolitan and received her first pair of Manolo Blahniks in 'Hush Hush'.


* SameCharacterButDifferent: The Carrie Bradshaw from ''Series/SexAndTheCity'' was raised by a single mother and had no siblings. This Carrie has a mother who passed away from Cancer, a younger sibling and is being raised by her widower father.

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* SameCharacterButDifferent: The Carrie Bradshaw from ''Series/SexAndTheCity'' was raised by a single mother and had no siblings. This Carrie has a mother who passed away from Cancer, cancer, a younger sibling and is being raised by her widower father.



* TheUnFavorite: A mild case as Dorrit feels this way in regards to her father. He does love her but has a bad habit of focusing more on Carrie's needs. Dorrit later mentions that her mother, in turn, had been more attentive for her and how she feels even more displayed without her.

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* TheUnFavorite: A mild case as Dorrit feels this way in regards to her father. He does love her but has a bad habit of focusing more on Carrie's needs. Dorrit later mentions that her mother, in turn, had been more attentive for her and how she feels even more displayed displaced without her.


* TheUnFavorite: Dorrit feels this way in regards to her father. He does love her but has a bad habit of focusing more on Carrie's needs. Dorrit later mentions that her mother, in turn, had been more attentive for her and how she feels even more displayed without her.

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* TheUnFavorite: A mild case as Dorrit feels this way in regards to her father. He does love her but has a bad habit of focusing more on Carrie's needs. Dorrit later mentions that her mother, in turn, had been more attentive for her and how she feels even more displayed without her.


* IJustWantToBeLoved: Maggie

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* IJustWantToBeLoved: MaggieMaggie's main motivation for a majority of the series. Dorrit has this to a degree as well.


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* TheUnFavorite: Dorrit feels this way in regards to her father. He does love her but has a bad habit of focusing more on Carrie's needs. Dorrit later mentions that her mother, in turn, had been more attentive for her and how she feels even more displayed without her.


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* MythologyGag: Carrie says that she doesn't want to still be talking about men in her 30s.


''The Carrie Diaries'' is an American teen drama television series on Creator/TheCW. It is an adaptation of the book series of the same name by Candace Bushnell and not a direct prequel to the {{HBO}} television series ''Series/SexAndTheCity''. The first season of the show focuses on Carrie Bradshaw (Creator/AnnaSophiaRobb) during her junior year of high school in 1984, and she explores life in New York while interning at a law office. It ran for two seasons before being canceled.


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''The Carrie Diaries'' is an American teen drama television series on Creator/TheCW. It is an adaptation of the book series of the same name by Candace Bushnell and not a direct prequel to the {{HBO}} {{Creator/HBO}} television series ''Series/SexAndTheCity''. The first season of the show focuses on Carrie Bradshaw (Creator/AnnaSophiaRobb) during her junior year of high school in 1984, and she explores life in New York while interning at a law office. It ran for two seasons before being canceled.



* PapaWolf: Maggies dad. Maggie spends three episodes worrying about what her parents are going to think if they find out [[she's pregnant]]. In I Heard A Rumor her parents are more scared for her and [[spoiler:her dad is angry at Sebastian supposedly getting her pregnant]]. When she finally tells her dad who it was he is red with anger at [[spoiler:Simon]], and he embraces her in a hug.

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* PapaWolf: Maggies dad. Maggie spends three episodes worrying about what her parents are going to think if they find out [[she's [[spoiler:she's pregnant]]. In I Heard A Rumor her parents are more scared for her and [[spoiler:her dad is angry at Sebastian supposedly getting her pregnant]]. When she finally tells her dad who it was he is red with anger at [[spoiler:Simon]], and he embraces her in a hug.


* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Mouse, who's real name is Roberta but is referred to by her nickname by even teachers.

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* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: Mouse, who's real name is Roberta (in the book, Jill in the show) but is referred to by her nickname by even teachers.


''The Carrie Diaries'' is an American teen drama television series on Creator/TheCW. It is an adaptation of the book series of the same name by Candace Bushnell and not a direct prequel to the {{HBO}} television series '''Series/SexAndTheCity''. The first season of the show focuses on Carrie Bradshaw (Creator/AnnaSophiaRobb) during her junior year of high school in 1984, and she explores life in New York while interning at a law office. It ran for two seasons before being canceled.


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''The Carrie Diaries'' is an American teen drama television series on Creator/TheCW. It is an adaptation of the book series of the same name by Candace Bushnell and not a direct prequel to the {{HBO}} television series '''Series/SexAndTheCity''.''Series/SexAndTheCity''. The first season of the show focuses on Carrie Bradshaw (Creator/AnnaSophiaRobb) during her junior year of high school in 1984, and she explores life in New York while interning at a law office. It ran for two seasons before being canceled.

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