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* PersonWithTheClothing: The Girl in White, as the name implies, is sporting an all-white ensemble.



* WomanInWhite: The Girl in White, as the name implies, is sporting an all-white ensemble.


* ForgetfulJones: Eli mostly, but unfortunately, all the ghosts in the in-between have a looping form of amnesia.

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* ForgetfulJones: ForgetfulJones: At first the way Eli seems to randomly forget and remember certain things is kinda funny. Not so funny when Bean bluntly reminds him that his house is her house now… While this applies to Eli mostly, but unfortunately, all the ghosts in the in-between have a looping form of amnesia.


* IdentityAmnesia: All the ghosts so far have a degree of this. Eli knows his name, but only possesses vague memories of his life, and The Girl in White can't remember her name (although she thinks it starts with 'N').


'Lapse' is a supernatural drama/horror and contains some graphic imagery and potentially triggering depictions of death. Recommended for ages 14+, other discretion advised.

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'Lapse' is a supernatural drama/horror and contains some graphic imagery and potentially triggering depictions of death.drama/horror. Recommended for ages 14+, other discretion advised.


* [[spoiler:NearDeathExperience: Bean [[StairTumble falls down the stairs]], but is not quite dead]]

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* [[spoiler:NearDeathExperience: Bean [[StairTumble [[StaircaseTumble falls down the stairs]], but is not quite dead]]


* AmnesiacsAreInnocent: The Girl in White comes off this way. Her passionate love declarations only add to her childishness.
* BarredFromTheAfterlife: The ghosts in Bean's house are just hanging around, apparently unable to move on.



* CatsAreMean: "You've always disappointed Mommy, Walter."



* DaylightHorror: [[spoiler:Tripod doesn't wait for dusk to scare the hell out of poor Bean.]]

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* DaylightHorror: [[spoiler:Tripod doesn't wait for dusk to scare the hell out of poor Bean.]] ]]
* ForgetfulJones: Eli mostly, but unfortunately, all the ghosts in the in-between have a looping form of amnesia.



* HouseAmnesia: Although, instead of wanting to kick her out, Eli invites Bean to stay at his house, which is now Bean's.
* IdentityAmnesia: All the ghosts so far have a degree of this. Eli knows his name, but only possesses vague memories of his life, and The Girl in White can't remember her name (although she thinks it starts with 'N').



* ISeeDeadPeople: Bianca is unfortunately plagued with this gift, even though [[CassandraTruth no one believes her]].



* LoveLetter: Bean is treated to a reading of one. She's less than impressed.

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* LoveLetter: Bean is treated to a reading of one. She's less than impressed. impressed.
* [[spoiler:NearDeathExperience: Bean [[StairTumble falls down the stairs]], but is not quite dead]]



* ToughLove: Sylvia to Bean. She's not really so much antagonistic as just not overly affectionate.



* UnfinishedBusiness: Whether this is truly the case is uncertain as no one can remember. [[http://lapsecomic.com/comic/2014/02/21]]
* VoidBetweenTheWorlds: Wherever Bean and the other ghosts exist.



* WideEyedIdealist: The Girl in White, and she'll get on your case if you hint that she's being naive.


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* WideEyedIdealist: The Girl in White, and she'll get on your case if you hint that she's being naive.

naive.



* CassandraTruth: No one believes Bean is living in a haunted house, not even her mother despite also living there.

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* CassandraTruth: No one believes Bean is living in a haunted house, not even her mother mother, despite also living there.



* TroubledFetalPosition: [[http://www.lapsecomic.com/comic/2014/04/17]]

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* TroubledFetalPosition: Two so far, [[http://lapsecomic.com/comic/2014/03/06]] and [[http://www.lapsecomic.com/comic/2014/04/17]]


* OurGhostsAreDifferent: Some look like normal people, others look…

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* OurGhostsAreDifferent: Some look like normal people, [[NightmareFuel others look…look…]]


* CreepyLongFingers: The shadow demon/ghost sports some nightmarish fingers, [[BigCreepy-Crawlies not to mention]] [[SpidersAreScary legs]].

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* CreepyLongFingers: The shadow demon/ghost sports some nightmarish fingers, [[BigCreepy-Crawlies [[BigCreepyCrawlies not to mention]] [[SpidersAreScary legs]].


* CreepyLongFingers: The shadow demon/ghost sports some nightmarish fingers, [[BigCreepy-Crawlies not to mention]] [[SpidersAreScary legs]].



* GentlemanSnarker: [[spoiler:Eli, the first human ghost Bean encounters, has shades of this.]]

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* GentlemanSnarker: [[spoiler:Eli, Eli, the first human ghost Bean encounters, has shades of this.]]



* GhostlyChill



* IronicName: Bean's last name is Fortune.[[http://lapse.spiderforest.com/comic/2013/10/21]]

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*HellIsThatNoise
* IronicName: Bean's last name is Fortune. [[http://lapse.spiderforest.com/comic/2013/10/21]]



* IWillWaitForYou: [[spoiler:The girl in white is still waiting for her boyfriend to get home from the war.]]

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* IWillWaitForYou: [[spoiler:The girl Girl in white White is still waiting for her boyfriend to get home from the war.]]



* OurGhostsAreDifferent: Some look like normal people, others look...

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* OurGhostsAreDifferent: Some look like normal people, others look... look…
* StaircaseTumble
* TroubledFetalPosition: [[http://www.lapsecomic.com/comic/2014/04/17]]


* GhostAmnesia: Eli claims he remembers everything, but his demonstration is less than convincing. [[http://lapsecomic.com/comic/2013/11/29]]
* GhostMemory: At first the way Eli seems to randomly forget and remember certain things is kinda funny. Not so funny when Bean bluntly reminds him that his house is her house now...

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* GhostAmnesia: Eli claims he remembers everything, but his demonstration is less than convincing. [[http://lapsecomic.com/comic/2013/11/29]]
* GhostMemory: At first the way Eli seems to randomly forget and remember certain things is kinda funny. Not so funny when Bean bluntly reminds him that his house is her house now...
com/comic/2013/11/29]]


* DaylightHorror: [[spoiler:Tripod doesn't wait for dusk to scare the hell out of poor Bean.]]
* FlashBackFail: Eli tries to have one, but due to his amazingly fragmented mind it doesn't work out.

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* DaylightHorror: [[spoiler:Tripod doesn't wait for dusk to scare the hell out of poor Bean.]]
* FlashBackFail: Eli tries to have one, but due to his amazingly fragmented mind it doesn't work out.
]]



* LoveLetter: Bean is treated to a reading of one, she's less then impressed.

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* LoveLetter: Bean is treated to a reading of one, she's one. She's less then than impressed.


* CassandraTruth: No-one believes Bean is living in a haunted house, not even her mother despite also living there.

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* CassandraTruth: No-one No one believes Bean is living in a haunted house, not even her mother despite also living there.



* FlashBackFail: Eli tries to have one, but do to his amazingly fragmented mind it doesn't work out.
* GentlemanSnarker: [[spoiler:Eli, the first human ghost Bean encounters has shades of this.]]

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* FlashBackFail: Eli tries to have one, but do due to his amazingly fragmented mind it doesn't work out.
* GentlemanSnarker: [[spoiler:Eli, the first human ghost Bean encounters encounters, has shades of this.]]



* LivingShadow: [[spoiler:Whatever the hell comes into Beans room at night.]]

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* LivingShadow: [[spoiler:Whatever the hell comes into Beans Bean's room at night.]]



* WomanInWhite: The Girl in White, as the name implies, is sporting an all white ensemble.
* WideEyedIdealist: The girl in white, and she'll get on your case if you hint that shes being naive.


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* WomanInWhite: The Girl in White, as the name implies, is sporting an all white all-white ensemble.
* WideEyedIdealist: The girl Girl in white, White, and she'll get on your case if you hint that shes she's being naive.



* Flashbackfail: Eli tries to have one, but do to his amazingly fragmented mind it doesn't work out.

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* Flashbackfail: FlashBackFail: Eli tries to have one, but do to his amazingly fragmented mind it doesn't work out.


* Flashbackfail: Eli tries to have one, but do to his amazingly fragmented mind it doesn't work out.



* GhostMemory: At first the way Eli seems to randomly forget and remember certain things is kinda funny. Not so funny when Bean bluntly reminds him that his house is her house now...



* IncurableCoughOfDeath: Eli still has one AFTER death.
* IWillWaitForYou: [[spoiler:The girl in white is still waiting for her boyfriend to get home from the war.]]



* LoveLetter: Bean is treated to a reading of one, she's less then impressed.





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\n*WideEyedIdealist: The girl in white, and she'll get on your case if you hint that shes being naive.

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