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Literary – November 30

“People may or may not say what they mean … but they always say something designed to get what they want.”

David Mamet, born this date in 1947.

Writing prompt: Write a scene in which your protagonist, using only statements that are technically true but have more than one meaning, persuades someone to do something that is contrary to that someone’s best interests.

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