Fever Dream

From Fanlore
Jump to: navigation, search
Trope · Genre
Related: In Vino Veritas
See Also: Dream Season, denialfic
Tropes · Slash Tropes · Tropes by Fandom
Click here for related articles on Fanlore.

A fever dream is a state usually brought on by sickness and/or drugs. The trope allows its victim to experience a variety of things, including a glimpse into the future, sexual scenarios that haven't happened, premonitions and various warnings, and mystical situations.

In Canon

In Fanon

  • In Golden Haze by Annabelle Leigh, Blair's experience with Golden causes him to explore his subconscious and alerts Jim that he wants to be more than friends.
  • plenty of examples in Beauty and the Beast
  • The Brady Bunch Hour is Such a Pain, a fanfic in which the Brady Bunch variety hour spinoff is a fever dream of Jan's while she's suffering from a severe migraine.

Examples Wanted: Editors are encouraged to add more examples or a wider variety of examples.