marycatelli (marycatelli) wrote,
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It's all very well to plan out how the heroine and the others escape from the evil and violent monsters.

You still have to get them to meet in the first place.

Even if you know the vague outlines, the details matter.

sigh
Tags: grumbles, plotting
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