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Basic Trope: A Girly Girl who used to be a Tomboy in the past.

  • Straight: Bob meets his old friend Alice, who was a Tomboy when they were younger. When Bob finally gets to see her, he's surprised to find out that Alice is now a Girly Girl.
  • Exaggerated: Alice was a The Lad-ette in the past, but is now one of the girliest woman on the planet.
  • Downplayed: Alice used to be strictly a Tomboy, but is now a Tomboy with a Girly Streak.
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  • Justified: ???
  • Inverted: Alice was a Girly Girl in the past, but is now a Tomboy.
  • Gender Inverted: Bob was a boyish boy in the past, but is now In Touch with His Feminine Side.
  • Subverted: Bob later finds out that Alice still has some of her tomboyish traits.
  • Double Subverted: ???
  • Parodied: ???
  • Zig Zagged: ???
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  • Enforced: ???
  • Lampshaded:
    Bob: I wasn't really expecting Alice, who was a Tomboy when we were younger, would grow up to be such a Girly Girl.
  • Invoked: ???
  • Exploited: ???
  • Defied: Alice refuses to do anything girly so she can stay a Tomboy.
  • Discussed: ???
  • Conversed: ???

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