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* MyNewGiftIsLame: Amanda [[http://selkiecomic.com/comic/selkie1028/ receives some very nice gifts at her birthday party]], but Keisha's [[WritingAroundTrademarks Peek-At-You]] backpack earns a very stilted "I. Love... this." Then Keisha reveals the ''real'' present is inside - [[spoiler: a self-written short story, carrying on a tradition they'd had at the orphanage]].

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* DramaQueen: Selkie gets called one, and responds [[IResembleThatRemark about as well as you'd expect]].

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* FantasticRacism: Mr. Trunchbull doesn't seem to have much concern over the safety of the frightened sarnothi children and is insinuating that they are a danger to the human students.

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* TheUnmasquedWorld: [[spoiler: The most recent arc reveals Sarnoth to the world]].


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** [[spoiler: Sarnoth being forcibly revealed to the world]].


-->'''Rule 6''': No spitting.
-->'''Rule 10''': Seriously. No spitting.
-->'''[[RuleOfThree Rule 11]]''': Actually, that bears repeating. [[PunctuatedForEmphasis NO. SPITTING.]]

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* OhCrap: Todd's realization in [[https://selkiecomic.com/comic/selkie764/ this comic]] that things may ''not'' be going well between her and Amanda, [[spoiler: her arch-antagonist and recently-discovered adoptive half-sister]].

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* OhCrap: Todd's realization in [[https://selkiecomic.com/comic/selkie764/ this comic]] that things may ''not'' be going well between her and Amanda, [[spoiler: her [[spoiler:her arch-antagonist and recently-discovered adoptive half-sister]].half-sister]].
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** The kids at the orphanage play a video game called [[Franchise/CabbagePatchKids "Cabbage Patch Commandos"]], which includes playing as animal [[VideoGame/TeamFortress2 snipers, spies, and engineers]].

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** The kids at the orphanage play a video game called [[Franchise/CabbagePatchKids [[Toys/CabbagePatchKids "Cabbage Patch Commandos"]], which includes playing as animal [[VideoGame/TeamFortress2 snipers, spies, and engineers]].

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* DoNotAdjustYourSet: From [[http://selkiecomic.com/comic/selkie1050/ strip 1050]] through 1052, [[spoiler: Cern, the new Emperor of Sarnoth, hijacks the TV broadcast and pulls down TheMasquerade and summarily exiles any Sarnothi not belonging to Clan Sar'teri]].

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* NonMammalianHair: Downplayed with the sarnothi, they have hair on their heads like humans but [[WordOfGod according to Dave]], he [[WhatCouldHaveBeen intended]] for Scar to have a [[BadassBeard large beard]] before deciding against giving them facial hair.


* AnythingYouCanDoICanDoBetter: Amanda has one ''hell'' of a competitive streak, especially in regards [[TheRival to Selkie]].

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* AnythingYouCanDoICanDoBetter: Amanda has one ''hell'' of a [[http://selkiecomic.com/comic/selkie913/ competitive streak, streak]], especially in regards [[TheRival to Selkie]].

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* AnythingYouCanDoICanDoBetter: Amanda has one ''hell'' of a competitive streak, especially in regards [[TheRival to Selkie]].

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* AbuseMistake: Briefly teased [[http://selkiecomic.com/comic/selkie1016/ when Miss Lillian is cheerfully told by Selkie]] that her shades are "sos nobodys sees what happeneds to my eyes."
-->'''Lillian''': I'm sure that statement isn't as much of a red flag [[NotWhatItLooksLike as it sounds]], but maybe I should go say hello to Mister Smith all the same.

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** This eventually leads to Todd worriedly asking what Selkie just bought and breathing a sigh of relief [[http://selkiecomic.com/comic/selkie754/ when she tells him "Paninis"]] - she actually ''meant'' the pluralized version.


* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Heather http://selkiecomic.com/comic/selkie360/ gives Amanda a withering one]] after Amanda hits her for telling Selkie a secret.

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* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Heather http://selkiecomic.[[http://selkiecomic.com/comic/selkie360/ gives Amanda a withering one]] after Amanda hits her for telling Selkie a secret.

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* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: Heather http://selkiecomic.com/comic/selkie360/ gives Amanda a withering one]] after Amanda hits her for telling Selkie a secret.


* DrowningMySorrows: At the art exhibit, Amanda, [[http://selkiecomic.com/comic/selkie737/ having just been called "awful" by her former best friend's father]], decides to go drink some "juice" - [[http://selkiecomic.com/comic/selkie739/ drinking 3 shots of wine in quick succession]].

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* DrowningMySorrows: At the art exhibit, Amanda, [[http://selkiecomic.com/comic/selkie737/ having just been called "awful" by her former best friend's father]], decides to go drink some "juice" - [[http://selkiecomic.com/comic/selkie739/ drinking downing 3 shots of wine in quick succession]].wine]] before the attendants can intervene.

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