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Basic Trope: The heart symbol (♥) in a sentence indicates a Squeeish and/or a sing-song tone to the voice ♥

  • Straight: When Alice is excited, her sentence ends with ♥
  • Exaggerated: Alice liberally sprinkles her sentence with ♥
  • Downplayed: During a chapter involving ♥kittens♥, some of Alice’s sentence ends with ♥ She doesn’t do that in any other chapter ♥
  • Justified: Alice is a Genki Girl
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  • Inverted: When Alice is sad, angry, or frightened –anytime except when she’s excited— her sentence ends with ♥
  • Subverted: Alice’s sentences end with ♥, to indicate the Brown Note aspect of her voice, her being a Humanoid Abomination
  • Double Subverted: Hey, even a Humanoid Abomination can be genuinely excited ♥
  • Parodied: The tall, muscular, husky-voiced Manly Gay Bob ends his sentence with ♥note 
  • Zig Zagged: ??? ♥
  • Averted: ??? ♥
  • Enforced: The creator of the work has a significant other ♥ who likes to use ♥ and has grown fond of it, so he decides to include it in the work ♥
  • Lampshaded: “Stop the ♥ already!”
  • Invoked: Alice liberally sprinkles her sentence with ♥, believing that it will make her cute like in ShoujoManga
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  • Exploited: The Alpha Bitch Betty then thrash her in front of everyone ♥
    Betty: ‘’You are a♥fucking♥creep♥’’
  • Defied: Bob rips the ♥ from Alice’s speech bubble and promptly stomps on it. Alice never do it again.
  • Discussed: Does anyone else find using ♥ odd? I mean, I don't think anyone would actually say ♥ in conversation ♥
  • Conversed: It's kind of sweet how hopped-up on life these characters are ♥
  • Plotted A Good Waste: Alice is in a parody ♥ where character's personalities are represented by how they type a sentence, making character introduction quick and unobtrusive ♥

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