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1Winnie Foster's been having a bad day. First, she finds out that she's been passed up for a promotion at work - and then as she heads home, she realizes her car's been stolen.²²While walking home, she decides to take a shortcut through the woods. Just when she thinks it can't get any worse, she suffers a fall and finds herself thrown into another world where demons and angels are a reality, and a troupe of magical girls is after her to join.²²So what's she do? She runs away with the demon king after being offered to him as a sacrificial bride.²²Formerly [[ here]], less formerly (but also formerly) [[ here]].²----²Provides examples of:²* AmnesiacLiar: Eric decides that it's a great idea to have Winnie pose as his wife while they're traveling. [[spoiler: "Accidents" happen]]. Hilarity ensues.²* AnIcePerson: Winnie's magic is shown to be this.²* ArrangedMarriage: Adam tries to escape one of these.²* BackFromTheDead: [[spoiler:Winnie ends up a victim of MurderTheHypotenuse. Many years later, her preserved corpse mysteriously disappears from her tomb and she awakens in one of the human kingdoms.]]²* BelligerentSexualTension: Arguably, [[spoiler: Winnie and Eric]].²* BishieSparkle: [[ It happens.]]²* {{Bishonen}}: Several.²* CassandraTruth: Winnie tries to tell Eric where she's really from. [[ It doesn't go over well]].²* ContinuityReboot: The comic was redone twice, with the first version getting the farthest into the story and the reboots becoming more serious.²* DamselOutOfDistress: Winnie, [[spoiler: after having gotten lost, drugged, kidnapped, offered as a sacrificial bride, and abducted again]], still manages to strike (something resembling) fear into the heart of the Demon King.²* EroticEating²* FanNickname: Nina, aka "Pink Haired Bitch."²* {{Fanservice}}²* HalfIdenticalTwins: Samael and [[spoiler:Mara]]²* HumanSacrifice: But in this case, it's a sacrificial brides.²* IdenticalStranger: Princess Hazel and Winnie²* ImmortalityBeginsAtTwenty: Both the demons and angels seem to have this going for them.²* JerkWithAHeartOfGold: Eric.²* LoveTriangle: One of these results in [[spoiler:an attempted MurderTheHypotenuse]]²* MagicalGirl: There's a small group that works as demon hunters, [[ complete with costumes and all]]. Winnie is actually supposed to be the last of their number, but gets abducted by the demon king before they can recruit her.²* MayflyDecemberRomance: Azrael's a demon, Winnie's a human. [[ At least Winnie doesn't care.]]²* MistakenForCheating: Azrael... Poor Az.²* MurderTheHypotenuse: [[spoiler:The pink haired girl pushes Winnie off a building to her death out of jealousy for her relationship with Azrael]]. It doesn't really work out in their favor. Or did it? The character has yet to get any comeuppance for this...²* NakedOnArrival: Well, not quite, but when [[spoiler:Winnie]] is found by Eric and his men... [[ Her state of dress is questionable.]]²* ObliviousToLove: Adam's just a touch too jealous [[ when it comes to Vanessa]]. Of course, he doesn't get it.²* PowerCrystal: All the magical girls have these in the [[ first incarnation of the comic]]. They all return to Earth when Winnie breaks them.²* PowerNullifier: Azrael almost gets Winnie to use this in order to [[ prevent her from accidentally killing him]].²* SelfFulfillingProphecy: In one version of the comic, the demon king treats Winnie nicely because he fears directly confronting the prophecy would simply result in this, causing his demise.²* SeriesHiatus: It happens from time to time... There has been no update on the comic or news since a 2010 newspost.²* TheEmpath: [[spoiler: [[ Lucy]]]], whose powers seem to promptly take care of [[spoiler: Azrael's emo streak]].²* ThemeNaming: The magical girls are named after seasons, the angels and demons have mostly angelic or demonic names...²* TheMourningAfter: Azrael spends 40 years angsting after [[spoiler: Winnie "dies"]].²* TomesOfProphecyAndFate: Apparently all the kings have one of these.²* VoluntaryShapeshifting: In the case of the demons, who can change form into cats.²* YouGottaHaveBlueHair: Winnie.²----


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