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  • All Just a Dream: Or a "What if?" scenario all dreamed up in Johnny's head considering the pros and consequences if he choose to be with Lucy instead.
  • Betty and Veronica: Johnny finds himself torn between his older lover Ruth (The Veronica) and his newest fling Lucy (The Betty). As always, according to Johnny, "Ruthless" Ruth (The Veronica) always wins.
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  • Blonde, Brunette, Redhead: Lucy the waitress, womanizer Johnny and his lover Ruth.
  • Boom Head Shot: How Johnny kills Lucy in the end.
  • Forced to Watch: Ruth's mobster men chop up a dead man's body to pieces and force Lucy to watch.
  • Likes Older Women: Implied with Johnny, given his relationship with Ruth.
  • Longing Look: Lucy gives one of these to Johnny during a flashback.
  • Love Triangle: Lucy/Johnny/Ruth.
  • Mrs. Robinson: Ruth with her much younger lover Johnny.
  • Murder the Hypotenuse: Ruth's solution for her recurring relationship dilemma with Johnny is to kill his Girl of the Week Lucy.
  • Noodle Incident: According to Ruth, Johnny's frequent womanizing with other women on the side (due to his being a gigolo) is what got him in trouble with Ruth in the first place and it always earns him a scathing punishment from Ruth as a result.
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  • Shameful Strip: Ruth's businessmen mobsters force Lucy to strip off her clothes at gun-point in the woods.
  • Vomit Discretion Shot: Lucy vomits at the sight of a dead body being chopped to pieces.
  • Yandere: Ruth's habit of killing off Johnny's mistresses.
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