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Logic is flexible, poetry is immutable.
27 August 2017 05:37 pm (UTC)
Yeah, I don't think Tara's death is a great comparison, it's just the closest that BtVS has. But maybe it's still too different to be a helpful contrast. And yeah, I don't remember any sort of meta-commentary on Fred's death that might have made the circumstances more palatable. I'm generally for stories that point out the problems with certain narratives by depicting them and then twisting them, but I'm not remembering AtS as having done that.
I love Angel to tiny itty bitty pieces (see picking up a stupidly long WIP), but I am well aware of its many flaws.
We all have our shows like that. :)
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