@sparrowhawke YES. I AGREE WITH SO MANY OF THESE.
*subtly making notes, plus comparing things to current WIP just for fun*
Ooh! Another one! The main character already being part of an established relationship when the story starts. The romance isn’t a focal point, it’s just a familiar part of their life.
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