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12th Jan '18 11:43:33 PM MadAnthony94
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12th Jan '18 11:43:22 PM MadAnthony94
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* ''Franchise/StarWars'' might be an example of this. George Lucas has suggested that one early idea that didn't make it on the screen is that R2D2 has been recording all the events of the films, and in the distant future he would deliver the recordings to "the Keeper of the Whills", who would record them in a journal.

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* ''Franchise/StarWars'' might be an example of this. George Lucas has suggested that one early idea that didn't make it on the screen is that R2D2 has been recording all Among Lucas' unrealized (but still possibly canon) ideas was to have R2 record the events of the films, and then relay them in the distant future he would deliver the recordings to "the Keeper of the Whills", who would record them in a journal.Whills".
12th Jan '18 11:41:48 PM MadAnthony94
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* ''Franchise/StarWars'' might be an example of this. George Lucas has suggested that one early idea that didn't make it on the screen is that R2D2 has been recording all the events of the films, and in the distant future he would deliver the recordings to "the Keeper of the Whills", who would record them in a journal.


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* Some versions of the KingArthur mythos introduce us to Blaise, Merlin's former tutor. Merlin visits him often to share recent stories from Arthur's court, thus creating the mythos in the first place.
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24th Dec '17 1:13:36 PM nombretomado
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* ''Film/MoulinRouge'' uses [[EwanMcGregor Christian]] writing a book as BookEnds for the film's story. Satine even tells him when [[spoiler: she dies]] that he needs to write their story.

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* ''Film/MoulinRouge'' uses [[EwanMcGregor [[Creator/EwanMcGregor Christian]] writing a book as BookEnds for the film's story. Satine even tells him when [[spoiler: she dies]] that he needs to write their story.
19th Oct '17 4:16:43 PM Motherdragon64
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** Likewise, the sequel has Mario's adventures being turned into a play performed by one of his teammates, Flurrie, and a former enemy, Doopliss. The game also features a collection of books describing Luigi's adventures (with some facts being exaggerated to make Luigi look cooler). After beating the game, Luigi agrees to hire his publisher to make a book about Mario's adventure.

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** You can actually see the book in ''VideoGame/LuigisMansion'', where the ghost Neville can be observed reading a novel entitled "Mario Story", the Japanese name for Paper Mario.
** Likewise, the sequel ''VideoGame/PaperMarioTheThousandYearDoor'' has Mario's adventures being turned into a play performed by one of his teammates, Flurrie, and a former enemy, Doopliss. The game also features a collection of books describing Luigi's adventures (with some facts being exaggerated to make Luigi look cooler). After beating the game, Luigi agrees to hire his publisher to make a book about Mario's adventure.
11th Sep '17 10:16:10 AM johnsmithxxi
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* ''Radio/OurMissBrooks'': In the episode "Miss Brooks Writes About A Hobo," Miss Brooks seeks out a hobo to write an article entitled "The Vanishing Hobo." At the end of the episode, the hobo relates he had bought a set of new clothes with the money he earned from writing about "The Vanishing Schoolteacher."
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30th Aug '17 7:36:05 PM Pichu-kun
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* At the end of Himatsubushi-hen in [[VisualNovel/HigurashiWhenTheyCry Higurashi]], Ooishi and Akasaka write a book about what they know about the 5-year chain of mysterious deaths in Hinamizawa and the [[spoiler:Great Hinamizawa Gas Disaster]]. Although it isn't the end of the series - the answers are provided in the next four arcs - it is the end of the question arcs, the arcs that lay out the mysteries that the reader is supposed to solve.



* The original comic of ''[[Comicbook/{{WITCH}} W.I.T.C.H.]]'' has the oracle showing the girls a possible future, to cheer them up, where they all reunite as adults. Adult Will then reveals that she just wrote a book about their adventures as {{Magical Girl}}s.

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* The original comic of ''[[Comicbook/{{WITCH}} W.I.T.C.H.]]'' ]]'':
** The original comic
has the oracle showing the girls a possible future, to cheer them up, where they all reunite as adults. Adult Will then reveals that she just wrote a book about their adventures as {{Magical Girl}}s.



* ''Literature/TheOutsiders'' ends with the protagonist being assigned to write five pages about his own life and asking "Can it be longer?" One wonders as to how the teacher felt about grading a 180-page novel.

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* ''Literature/TheOutsiders'' ends with the protagonist being assigned to write five pages about his own life and asking "Can it be longer?" longer?". The final line of the book is Ponyboy writing the first line of the book. One wonders as to how the teacher felt about grading a 180-page novel.





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* At the end of Himatsubushi-hen in ''VisualNovel/HigurashiWhenTheyCry'', Ooishi and Akasaka write a book about what they know about the 5-year chain of mysterious deaths in Hinamizawa and the [[spoiler:Great Hinamizawa Gas Disaster]]. Although it isn't the end of the series - the answers are provided in the next four arcs - it is the end of the question arcs, the arcs that lay out the mysteries that the reader is supposed to solve.
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16th Aug '17 6:09:41 PM Jeduthun
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May be responded to with WhoWouldWantToWatchUs. Compare with NarratorAllAlong and TagalongChronicler. See also ItsForABook, when writing becomes an excuse for dubious interests. Don't confuse with WroteTheBookOnIt, as there they may not have literally written a book.

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May be responded to with WhoWouldWantToWatchUs. Compare with NarratorAllAlong and TagalongChronicler. WriteWhatYouKnow and WriteWhoYouKnow occur when an author draws general inspiration from their experiences or people in their lives. See also ItsForABook, when writing becomes an excuse for dubious interests. Don't confuse with WroteTheBookOnIt, as there they may not have literally written a book.book.
13th Aug '17 11:59:33 AM kyeo
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* The final scene of ''Series/OrphanBlack'' likewise shows that Helena has written a memoir which has the same title as the show.
8th Aug '17 8:42:43 PM JoieDeCombat
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--"I, write a book?" Laura hooted. She said blithely, "I'm going to be an old maid schoolteacher like Ms. Wilder. Write your own book."

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--"I, -->"I, write a book?" Laura hooted. She said blithely, "I'm going to be an old maid schoolteacher like Ms. Wilder. Write your own book."
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