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Because I'm Listening
Reason a character talks to another about something they'd normally keep private.
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(permanent link) added: 2012-11-15 04:53:10 sponsor: Ripsaw (last reply: 2012-11-16 08:52:38)

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This is the answer to the rhetorical question asked by some characters when they realize that they're talking about something private (and usually painful). The question is "Why am I talking to you about this?"

Examples: seaQuest DSV Pilot - Nathan Bridger talking to the hologram professor about his feelings surrounding the death of his family and how he feels being at sea.

Megatokyo # 832 (www.megatokyo.com/strip/832) - Erika asks Largo the question - but he'd never answer it.
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