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When Fictional Characters Continue To Cast A Spell

Posted at 7:58AM Tuesday 04 Feb 2014

The trouble is that as consumers of fiction, our ownership is implacably limited by the constraints of the author's invention. It can be a frustrating relationship on either side. For a reader, the experience of finishing an entrancing story is both mournful and strangely addictive.

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