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“I do not furnish transportation for my characters, I do not move them from one room to another....

….I do not send them up the stairs, they do not get dressed in the mornings, they do not put the ignition key in the lock, and turn on the engine, and let it warm up and look at all the gauges, and put the car in reverse, and back out, and drive to the filling station, and ask the guy about the weather.”

— Kurt Vonnegut, via interview for the book “The New Fiction: Interviews with Innovative American Writers” (1974)

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