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04:30 pm: How to let your protagonist make mistakes

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From:[info]limyaael
Date:January 15th, 2008 09:37 pm (UTC)
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I don't mind this kind of thing if the stories are old- proverbs or fables or myths- or old news, so that the whole country's laughing about how King Whoopidoop fell off his horse five years ago. But yeah, otherwise it's very hard to explain how a traveler who took three months to reach the sheltered village where the protagonist lives knows about developments that took place after he left. At least a line about carrier pigeons or something would explain things.
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