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Basic Trope: Two characters kiss because at least one of them is under the influence of a mind-altering substance such as drugs, alcohol, or magic.

  • Straight: Alice and Bob, who have had mild Ship Tease that didn't seem to go anywhere, kiss when high.
  • Exaggerated:
    • Alice and Bob actually sleep together while drunk.
    • Bob's friends Charlie and Desirée also get under the influence, and all possible combinations of those four characters end up kissing.
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  • Downplayed: Alice and Bob hold hands when high.
  • Justified: Love Is in the Air
  • Inverted: Alice has a crush on Bob, and usually would be happy for a chance to kiss him; however, she finds it very distasteful when he gets high and refuses to kiss him then.
  • Subverted: Alice and Bob Almost Kiss when high.
  • Double Subverted: After one Almost Kiss, they get a real kiss.
  • Parodied: ???
  • Zig-Zagged: ???
  • Averted: There's no kissing at all.
  • Enforced: The creators needed a reason for the characters to open up very quickly without going OOC, and reason that everyone's not quite themselves when under the influence.
  • Lampshaded: "I think you've had enough."
  • Invoked: But Liquor Is Quicker
  • Exploited: Carol convinces Alice to go just a bit over her usual alcohol limit, then leaves her in the room with Bob.
  • Defied: Above the Influence
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  • Discussed: ???
  • Conversed: ???

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