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'''Damsel in distress''' is an extremely common trope in fiction where a female character requires a male character to save her. Although I don't have a problem with the damsel in distress trope by itself, I find the fact that it is so ubiquitous in fiction a bit troubling, and I much prefer [[strong female character]]s.
  
 
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These are works which feature a damsel in distress that are important to me. For the complete list, see the [[:Category:Trope - Damsel In Distress|damsel in distress category]].
 
These are works which feature a damsel in distress that are important to me. For the complete list, see the [[:Category:Trope - Damsel In Distress|damsel in distress category]].
  
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Revision as of 13:36, 11 September 2019

Damsel in distress is an extremely common trope in fiction where a female character requires a male character to save her. Although I don't have a problem with the damsel in distress trope by itself, I find the fact that it is so ubiquitous in fiction a bit troubling, and I much prefer strong female characters.

Examples

These are works which feature a damsel in distress that are important to me. For the complete list, see the damsel in distress category.

Title Released Media Notes

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